Category Archives: From The BES Community

Each week we highlight the top posts from the community. This includes articles, media, and discussions.

Avoiding this common fallacy will double your creative output

Series Explainer: Every couple weeks we pick a theme based on the posts and community discussions happening at our BES tribe. We then laser focus extensively on this particular topic to gather ideas, experiences, and opinions from active participants and then brainstorm and discuss so that we can throw our own personal insights into the hat. A deep-dive into a topic that we as creatives confront on a daily basis if you will. All executed in a coherent fashion and layered into a unique blog post for your reading pleasure.

When we first came up with this concept of a bi-weekly themed series, we were striving to create and follow a unique recipe that involved our growing community of bloggers and other creatives on Snapzu. All the extra help is invaluable and we are extremely grateful to every single one of you, especially those who joined in and participated!

After just the first post, which let’s just say took a lot longer than we’d hoped for, we were reaffirmed that while we obviously want to have well thought-out, engaging, and timely content, it absolutely does not have to be anywhere near perfect, as that would take forever. And I don’t mean that as hyperbole.

With that being said, our 2nd theme-of-the-week, aptly named “Fuck Perfection” was born!

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Calculated risks help us thrive as bloggers, but we must avoid this one naive risk at all costs

In our continued pursuit to innovate the content we produce on this blog, we decided to try something new. To be more specific, a theme based bi-weekly series!

Prologue: Here is what it’s all about and what we’re hoping to achieve!

Every couple weeks we pick a theme based on the posts and community discussions happening at our BES tribe. We then laser focus extensively on this particular topic to gather ideas, experiences, and opinions from active participants and then brainstorm and discuss so that we can throw our own personal insights into the hat. A deep-dive into a topic that we as creatives confront on a daily basis if you will. All executed in a coherent fashion and layered into a unique blog post for your reading pleasure. Continue reading Calculated risks help us thrive as bloggers, but we must avoid this one naive risk at all costs