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Weekly Roundup: bauhaus perfection

I was looking for out of the box costume ideas for Halloween this year and these Bauhaus costume parties are the perfect inspiration. I've been slowly updating the Curious Tribe website, and the new blog is looking pretty good. The reason publishers are signing...

Looking for Headspace

I decided to take some time during the month of October to recalibrate. This led me to doing 10 days of meditation through the app Headspace. The 10 minute exercises make meditation accessible right from your iPhone. I’ll be honest, sitting still for that long is...

Recently in our Facebook Group

In our Facebook Group, Lesly posted: “Hi y'all! I'm the ladypreneur of Tchoup Vintage and have been struggling lately, creatively. I haven't been inspired to rebrand and expand Tchoup. I have a couple ideas of what I want to do next but just can't get around to...

Weekly Roundup: 1989?

I’m a longtime fan of visual artist, Rebecca Rebouche. Over the upcoming months, she’s releasing 13 paintings surprisingly inspired by Ryan Adams’ cover of Taylor Swift’s 1989. I am head over heels for the first 4 pieces. We’ve built up an image of what creativity is...

Guide: Grow Your Instagram Following

As a small business owner there’s a lot of pressure to always be on top of things and unfortunately too often social media gets pushed to the backburner. It’s hard to remember to update your Instagram account when you’re...

Weekly Roundup: don’t touch my hair

The new Solange album, “A Seat at the Table” has been on constant rotation for me this week. I am totally in love with the aesthetic vision from the new music video for “Don’t Touch My Hair.”   I literally laughed out loud at this one. 9 tricks to appear smart in...

Curious Directory

I’m still accepting submissions for the free Creative Entrepreneur Directory. Here’s how it will work. After I receive the first 100 applications, I’m going to choose 30 businesses to add to the list. If you consider yourself an online educator/coach,...

Weekly Roundup: The path is the way

I just finished the novel, The Assistants by Camille Perri. Via Good Reads: “A wry and astute debut about a young Manhattanite whose embezzlement scam turns her into an unlikely advocate for the leagues of overeducated and underpaid assistants across the city.” 101...

6 Types of Creative Entrepreneurs

Let’s face it. Your parents will never understand what you do for a living. And sometimes even your friends will give a blank stare as you explain the ins and outs of your day-to-day work. This is the plight of the...

Hello Internet

My name is Justin Shiels and I am the founder of Curious Tribe. I am a cross disciplinary creative entrepreneur. My primary  job is running a boutique graphic and web design business, but my true passion is helping creative entrepreneurs make ideas happen. For 2...