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When Others Succeed

  I've taken more than a few knocks in my career and life. Haven't we all at this point? One of the best ways I've learned to cheer myself up and feel positive again is to celebrate the successes and accomplishments of others. Makes me feel hopeful and closer to my own success. The beauty of celebrating every success is that it doesn't matter what size the accomplishments are or who they belong to! It's just better for everyone to congratulate and cheer and raise a hopeful ruckus than to kick a foot in the dirt and complain about unfair advantages. That's boring and totally unproductive. So let's just celebrate together, shall we?! Here are more awesome people worth congratulating:...

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Styling made easy with 20x200 founder, Jen Bekman

A last minute request came in for a small styling project. I thought, 'I'm not a stylist but I played one on tv..." :-) Seriously, I've never been hired for styling before, but I have styled all of my own projects and videos so, I grabbed some of my pillows, a few books, a lamp or two- oh, and this coral chair from my studio that I'm still painting (more on this sweet little seat coming soon) and headed up to San Francisco. And next thing you know I'm styling this sunny clean loft for Jen Bekman, founder of Jen Bekman Gallery in New York City and Jen is re-launching her site and needed to make her "half-moved-in"...

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