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Build your Creative Confidence

4 Weeks

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Cohort-based Course

CREATE | SHIP | LEARN | CONNECT | SELL | REPEAT | DESIGN YOUR CAREER EMBRACE YOUR INDIVIDUALITY DO THE WORK THAT MATTERS It's time!

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Saurabh Mithal

Course overview

Build your creative confidence.

The Career Design Program is an 8-week program to help you:


  • Build a career centred around your individuality.


  • Learn a professional code of conduct to overcome procrastination and self-doubt.


  • Ship consistently and level up through generosity and empathy.

The Career Design Program is not for everyone. But it could be for you.

01

If you believe there is more to life than just paying bills and die.

02

If you believe that you can create good in the world through your work.

03

If you believe that the work you do is more important than what you get out of it.

The Career Design Program is action-oriented and we will be posting our work out in the world through multiple projects.

CREATE


  • Write. Click. Paint. Play. Sing. Dance. Choose your canvas and your tools.


  • Start building your 'Creative Confidence' by writing and sharing your dailies with your cohort.


  • Build your stamina to do 4 hours of deep work every day through Focus Hours.
SHIP


  • Setup your website and blog. Publish one entry daily for 8 weeks.


  • Make your podcast live. Find your voice and start sharing it


  • Create your Channel: Become comfortable in recording and posting your video on the internet.
LEARN


  • Inculcate a habit of Deliberate Learning like a professional?


  • Choose what you need to learn to level up.


  • Set a timeline, build a schedule and a budget.
CONNECT


  • Learn how to get your 1000 true fans from 10 to 100 to 1000.


  • Build and engage with your fans by sharing content consistently.


  • How to consistently move up the ladder of podcast guests.
SELL


  • Marketing as a service: Learn the art of ethical selling and marketing.


  • Empathy: Learn how to be in your students' shoes and to talk in a way that it resonates with them.


  • Trust, tension and enrolment: the pillars of your sales funnel.
REPEAT


  • Build accountability through Mastermind groups with your cohort.


  • Teach what you learned to pass the gift forward.


  • Keep making the change that you seek to make.

People change for the better when they join the Career Design program.

        After going through each session, my perspective towards life changed almost completely. Instead of hiding, I decide to show up. I have started investing time in something which I really love to do. I am becoming in-charge of my life.
Jithu Ganesh

Jithu Ganesh

Aquascaping Enthusiast, Cricketer
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One faculty, best in class.

Saurabh Mithal

Saurabh Mithal

I strongly believe that every individual is extremely capable and intelligent. My goal as a teacher is to enable them to access that vast pool of intelligence within them.

— Saurabh Mithal


The best way to get to know me is to read my blog (I write one daily) at saurabhmithal.com


I am a writer, a creative, a teacher and a coach.


I have spent the last 10 years finding the answer to what a career really means? It's been a journey of rejecting ready-made shallow answers. It's been a journey of curiosity, of standing out, of fighting the system.


I have seen rock-bottom and I have risen from there and built a career I am proud of working on every day. I have learnt the hard lessons the hard way. I have refused to surrender and fit-in and accept mediocrity.


I want to teach you things that have worked for me and my students. Each and every concept it vetted and effective.


It's not easy. But that's not what we are signing up for any way.


It's about showing up. It's about doing the work that matters to us.

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See what thought leaders are saying about Saurabh...

        Saurabh is a gifted and generous teacher and community leader. His approach is thoughtful, deliberate, and easy to weave into the life you're already living. The real magic Saurabh possesses is his commitment and deep empathy for helping others connect the dots and step into their potential. I highly recommend Saurabh’s programs.
Scott Perry

Scott Perry

Head Coach, The Creative's Workshop at Akimbo and The Chief Difference-Maker at Creative on Purpose

What will you learn?

01

Introduction to Career Design


  • The concept of the modern career and the modern professional.


  • The framework to build a career as an independent creative.


  • The 3 pillars of the modern career and how we can build the skills needed for them.

02

The consistency of a professional.


Build your practice, find your space, set your time, make work imminent.


  • The barriers to professionalism and consistency: self-doubt, procrastination, fear & rationalisation.


  • The differences between a professional, a hack and an amateur.


  • Learn a professional code of conduct to help you overcome procrastination.

03

The generosity of showing up.


  • From selfish to generous: How to embrace the growth mindset and play the infinite game?


  • The skill of leadership. How to instigate, become an impresario and put yourself on the hook?


  • The generosity of charging more. How to change the frugal mindset about money and charge a premium in the service of the people we seek to serve.

04

Marketing through Practical Empathy


  • "Who’s it for? What’s it for?" How to identify who your work is for and what does it do for them?


  • It's not for you. Learn design thinking to empathise with the people we seek to serve and create work that serves their wants?


  • Learn how to create tension to build trust and help people enrol in the journey you want to take them on.

05

And much more over the course of 24 sessions in 8 weeks.

Because your career is too important to be left to luck..

Learn better. Together.

Learn better. Together.

Workshops, not lectures.


The Career Design Program is about taking action and changing the status quo. It is not theoretical or lecture based. Each workshop will be focussed on transforming the way students think and act.

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