If you were in college in the late 2000’s you know what happened.
The economy wasn’t in a great spot.
Today’s guest graduated during that time, probably the worst time to do so in the past 50 years.
So what happens if you decide to put your passion on hold?
Jen Wang, is a New York Times best selling cartoonist and creator of the graphic novels In Real Life and Koko be Good.
During this interview, she talks about her journey in the world of comics, how things took a turn during her college experience, and how she is now trying to combine all those skills and experiences to what she is passionate about.
Jen is extremely open in this interview, talking about what’s really inspiring her today, the financial struggle of cartooning, and what she prioritizes in life.
I hope you enjoy this one and that this conversation inspires you to observe what it is you are doing and get clear on what is that you want. Episode 078
Comics Manifest Podcast
What you will learn
- How to tackle a new idea or project and succeed
- Being open to opportunity
- Following happiness
- Getting clear on what you want
- Personal Habit | Sleep
- Book Recommendation | The Great Beanie Baby Bubble
- Comic Recommendation | My Private Report On My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness
- What would Jen say? | Know yourself and follow your gut.
Closing Piece of Advice
Everyone needs to be very clear on what they want and why they want it.
Links and Resources
- Jen Wang’s Website
- Angie Wang
- Iris Jong
- Jake Mumm
- The Prince and The Dressmaker
- Koko Be Good
- In Real Life
Connect with Jen
Thanks For Listening
Thank you for joining me today. Any feedback that you would like to share? Leave a message in the comments section below.
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