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30 Days of Genius: Tina Roth Eisenberg

Chase Jarvis

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In this installment of Chase Jarvis' 30 Days of Genius, top designer Tina Roth Eisenberg opens up about her sources of inspiration and work habits.


30 Days of Genius: Tina Roth Eisenberg

30 Days of Genius: Tina Roth Eisenberg

by Chase Jarvis


How many times have you given up because you felt you don't have what it takes? Many believe that brilliance is something innate. But fortunately, geniuses are made, not born.

In his 30 Days of Genius series, photographer, author, and CreativeLive co-founder Chase Jarvis interviews some of the most compelling personalities in fields from arts and culture to sport and business. This episode features Tina Roth Eisenberg, designer and founder of Swissmiss, named one of the world's best design blogs by Time Magazine.

Eisenberg's other successful projects include the TeuxDeux app, temporary tattoo startup Tattly, and Shopify's Build a Business Competition. In this interview, the designer talks about the hard work that goes into the creative process and how to balance inspiration with dedicated effort.

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And then I sort of looked at my life and I looked at what makes me happy, and I realized it was these side projects that I literally just started as a fun thing on the side. And I thought maybe I can focus on them more.

- Tina Roth Eisenberg

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