Creator's Block | Podcasts & Shows Creator's Block "18 Lessons We Learned in 2018" [Creator's Block Ep. 97] Next Article Marcella Jalbert UX Designer, Host of ‘Creator’s Block’ Podcast, Designer for 50+ Sites on HubSpot December 25th, 2018 min read The end of the year always tends to be a time for some self reflection; a time when we look at what we’ve accomplished or learned over the last year. So, Justine and I thought it would be a good idea to make a list of the 18 lessons we learned in 2018! Join us for our final episode of the year as we count down the hard (and not so hard) lessons we've learned through the last 525,600 minutes. Justine’s Lessons Learned in 2018 Communicating effectively with colleagues and clients The need to say no Having a pet at home really DOES help with stress. Managing people is hard, but when they succeed, it’s the best... Growing a business is tough. Close down apps to help yourself focus. Therapy isn’t scary. My passion… is helping people! Connecting with people in person cannot be replaced. Marcella’s Lessons Learned in 2018 How to give up control Meditation really does something. You don’t need to have a perfect picture of your future. Know when you can actually multi-task versus not. I actually prefer working from home full-time. Sometimes you have to work 'til 10, get over it. Podcasting (and putting myself out there in general) isn’t as scary as I thought. (I made it through my first year!) How to listen to your intuition; what your body, mind, and soul need from you Writing can be fun. Happy holidays, we'll see you in 2019! Listen to the Episode What We Talked About Headspace App Resources 9 Important Things to Know if You're Really Bad at Saying No How to Tell Your Boss "No"—Without Saying "No" 3 Things You Can Do This Very Minute to Stop Yourself From Burning Out Learning to Say No: An Entrepreneur's Guide to Avoiding Burnout We Want to Hear from You! First, subscribe to Creator's Block on Apple Podcasts. Second, have a question or an idea for a future episode of the podcast? Let us know! Creator's Block: Twitter, Instagram Justine: Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn Marcella: Instagram Or, you can leave us a comment below!