Unsuccessful In The Creator Economy? A Message For Experienced Digital Professionals

The shoemaker’s children go barefoot?

Karolina Kulach
Displaced Creator

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Photo by Kevin Kurek on Unsplash

Let’s talk about the frustrations and challenges of experienced digital content creators, marketers, and other creatives in the creator economy.

So many less experienced people got there. They nailed it. They have thousands of followers, shares, claps, responses, and whatnot. But we don’t.

The shoemaker’s children go barefoot?

I’ve been working in digital content marketing/SEO for 10 years. I’ve been successful in business, driving traffic, leads, numbers.

But I’m struggling with doing the same thing for my ‘personal business’ in the so-called creator economy.

I know so many people who have been in the digital industry for ages. They have the necessary digital skills, are super creative, and know how to drive numbers for businesses, and yet … things don’t go so well for their own projects.

That’s been my experience, too. What the h*ck is going on?! What’s the secret?

I can’t pretend that I don’t see it. For example, I see people giving tips about blogging and writing online, although they’re bad writers, make plenty of basic mistakes, and…

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Karolina Kulach
Displaced Creator

Non-fiction writer & content marketing consultant. Author of “The power of displacement”. Keen reality and people observer. Loves writing catchy, rhyming poems.