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CMMN WLTH 087 - Cheat Codes for Creators, Makers and Doers
Hello my friends,
Over the past few months, I’ve been thinking of ways CMMN WLTH could provide value beyond these weekly updates.
I continue to believe that there is a significant lack of resources on the internet for creatives, particularly in the product domain.
To begin to address this opportunity I’ve spun up a job board focused on creative jobs in the sports and fashion industry. Similar to this newsletter it’s a curation of the best opportunities I find.
I’ve focused on sports and fashion because it’s the industry that I know and where most subscribers come from. However, I’ll continue to iterate until I find signal.
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And of course, please drop me your thoughts, feedback or critique by replying directly to this e-mail or leaving a comment below.
Have an insightful start to the week,
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