If you want to do creative work,

start your adventure by reading The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People. Now in its fourth edition, the book is updated and decidedly upbeat. No, you don’t have to be a starving artist! Both the book and this website will support your progress toward a more creative lifestyle.

About the Book and Author

Look here for more detail about what’s inside the book. Take a questionnaire to see if it’s for you. Find out why the author wrote the book in the first place.

What Should You Do?

Yes, there ARE careers for creative people like you! This section includes information about how to choose a career, get a job, learn more about the work world, and find a local helper.

Create a Career Notebook

Career seekers need a place to express, record, and organize their ideas. This section contains directions and downloadable forms for creating your own career notebook.

Read These Books

Recommended books for the creative person. Eight interesting reads about creative people in our Creative Age, ways to get or start your own job, and how to flexibly handle change.

Visit These Websites

Recommended websites for the creative job seeker. Connect to artistic fellowship and funding, current information on occupations, and resources for freelancers.