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Do You Have A Beginner’s Mind to Creating?

From the Sorgatron Media Creators Newsletter List for August 7, 2015.  You can Subscribe to it here! You can Read the rest of this newsletter here!

Do You Have A Beginner’s Mind to This? 

It’s an easy question.

My "What did Facebook Do Now?" FaceWe discussed on Fishing Without Bait recently the idea of the Beginner’s Mind and the Expert Mind.  The Beginner being open to new experiences to become better, while the expert, in this example, is closed to new ideas.

It’s this Beginner’s Mind that is going to help you in this age of ever changing social platforms and technology.

The Expert Mind is the one that doesn’t grow.  Who gets mad and signs the petition every time Facebook changes something.  That still does SEO the same way they did in 2007 even though Google has changed the game out from under you.

The Beginner is always learning and adopting new tech.  Maybe it’s finding new ways to work around existing hot platforms like Twitter.  Or it could be exploring some new ways to reach out like Beme or Blab.im that could be the next step.

So where are you in your creative growth?  Are you cutting film or are you editing on your iPhone?

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SorgCam: More Mayhem Interviews

I really liked how last week’s video came out in turning the camera on the people that join me to talk wrestling on a Podcast every week.  I realize that with this week to week, everything turns to sort of a whirlwind and even I forget how these people got involved, and I think they’re stories worth telling.  How do you get engrained into a production like this.  How did you find this?  Why do you stay?  What sort of experience is this?  Sometimes, I don’t know what we do so right to get these people that dig the show SO much.  I wish more would speak out on what we’re doing wrong so we can get better.

This week, we talk with the youngest Mayhemer and one of our most recent converts visiting the show this week…