A writer and the founding editor of 99U, Jocelyn K. Glei is obsessed with how to make great creative work in the Age of Distraction. Her latest book is Unsubscribe: How to Kill Email Anxiety, Avoid Distraction, and Get Real Work Done. Her previous works include the 99U’s own bestselling book series: Manage Your Day-to-Day, Maximize Your Potential, and Make Your Mark. Follow her @jkglei.
Finally, a business book for makers, not managers. Meet the new 99U book, Make Your Mark, and get 20% off your pre-order.
Ticketing is now open for the 2015 99U Conference—two days in NYC fully devoted to exploring the mechanics of making ideas happen. Bonus: We've cut the cost of a pass by more than 35% to increase accessibility. Tickets will be going fast, learn more now.
The founder of "Brain Pickings" discusses the tug of war between ambition and mental clarity.
Kleon, author Newspaper Blackout, Steal Like an Artist, and Show Your Work! on self-promotion in the age of the internet.
Tools that make us want to get to work.
What happens when persistence gets curdled by perfectionism? A look at how The Boss, Franz Kafka, Woody Allen, and Darwin faced their artistic demons and published.
Getting people to respond to your emails is a delicate art. Especially when you're emailing them cold. We offer a no-nonsense breakdown of how to craft an "ask" that will get your foot in the door.
Tickets for the 2014 99U Conference will go on sale October 22nd. Based on past demand, we expect they will sell out very quickly. Learn more about registration now.
Volume 2 in our 99U book series launches today! If you're ready to take your creative career to the next level, this is the book for you.
Are you ready to take your creative career to the next level? The newest 99U book, Maximize Your Potential, will show you how.