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How to Set Goals in 2019 and Actually Keep Them

How to Set Goals in 2019 and Actually Keep Them

New year, new goals! Below, contributor and freelance writer Mallory Lehenbauer shares her tips for setting goals that you can actually keep. ________________ I am all about dreaming big. I love seeking after the next project or adventure, sometimes abandoning my current one and changing […]

Why I Started Movers + Makers

Why I Started Movers + Makers

As someone who runs a platform that’s dedicated to sharing stories, it’s probably weird that I haven’t shared my own. But it’s finally time! Here is a little bit about my story and what led me to start Movers + Makers.  The beginning  A few […]

Required Reading: Big Magic

Required Reading: Big Magic

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert has undoubtedly resonated with and inspired creatives of all types, and for good reason. The topics she discusses are applicable to most of us, whether you’re a creative or not, but because she touches on the fears, processes, and hopes of […]

How to Create Space for Creativity

How to Create Space for Creativity

We could all use some rest. Not only for the sake of our personal lives and self care, but also because it allows more room for creativity. Below, writer and entrepreneur, Mallory Lehenbauer shares her best tips for creating space for more creativity. _____________ Recently […]

The way you create is ok

The way you create is ok

As an author, illustrator, and publisher of her own children’s book, Pat on the Back, Megan Baxter knows a thing or two about creating. Below, she shares an important reminder about the process of creating and why it’s okay to slow down, connect and put […]

What I’m reading this summer

What I’m reading this summer

I’m a self-help junkie. I’m all about understanding why we are the way we are, how to improve, and applying those things into our day to day lives. I’m easily inspired, and there’s something about learning about other’s stories, experiences, and advice that drives my […]

Stop Being a Confused Twenty-Something Through Goal Setting, Structure and Accountability Partners

Stop Being a Confused Twenty-Something Through Goal Setting, Structure and Accountability Partners

Below, realtor and real estate investor, Kristina Modares shares how she’s been able to build her real estate business through a routine that includes goal setting, accountability, and gratitude. Read on for a glimpse into her daily routine, tips that any entrepreneur can incorporate into […]

milo+nicki: How a sustainable fashion line came to be

milo+nicki: How a sustainable fashion line came to be

It’s always interesting and refreshing to learn about a founder’s journey and where their business idea came from — it’s one of the main reasons Movers + Makers was formed in the first place! While some entrepreneurs have a very organic path towards entrepreneurship, there […]

Why I Started Austin Fashion Initiative

Why I Started Austin Fashion Initiative

There’s nothing more important than community, especially when pursuing entrepreneurship. That’s why community is at the heart of everything we do at Movers + Makers. It’s also the driving factor behind Austin Fashion Initiative, an organization dedicated to designing Austin’s fashion ecosystem. Through monthly meetups, […]