Box of Crayons Blog



Inspirational Creatives Needs Your Vote!

Do you know about the Inspirational Creatives podcast, which features my friend Rob Lawrence? If not, you should take a few minutes and tune in! The podcast is a brilliant series of conversations with successful artists, producers and creative entrepreneurs, Read More

My Story of a New Beginning

Crossing the threshold The bus ride in from the airport wasn’t entirely unfamiliar. Seven years earlier, in my “gap” year between finishing high school and starting university I’d spent a year living and working in England. My grandmother lived in Read More

Twofer Tuesday: On Writing & Creativity

Have you joined our Tools for the Time-Crunch Manager LinkedIn group? We share insights, ideas and links, all designed to inspire and help you conquer the day-to-day challenges of your workday. Write faster. Write better. I’m taking a stab in the Read More

22 years

It’s 22 years since the VP of Everything Else (and now the CEO) of Box of Crayons and I hooked up in Oxford. Hurrah! Habitation, by Margaret Atwood   Marriage is not a house or even a tent   it Read More

We’ve Changed, In a Good Way!

Have you noticed anything different lately? It’s true… we’ve revamped our website. We’ve been in stealth mode as we’ve worked out a few kinks, but now we’re ready to shout it from the rooftops. The new site is bolder, cleaner Read More

Collaboration with a back beat

How fantastic is this video showing collaboration in action? But I suspect it’s not the performance itself that embodies collaboration. What we’re seeing is just the end result. Can you imagine what happened before this? How they worked out who Read More