SUMMARY.The Icarus Deception How High Will You Fly?By Seth Godin
· What’s in it for me? A creative code to activate your inner artist
· The Icarus Deception makes us overly cautious, but we need to move out of our comfort zone.
· There are fewer gatekeepers and more opportunities in the new connected economy.
· We need to redefine humility and fully commit to our art.
· To become an artist, you have to be independent and develop grit.
· Shame is the artist’s greatest enemy, so it’s best to focus on connection and ignore criticism.
· To become more successful, learn to recognize opportunities by becoming more observant.
· True artists are characterized by their obsession with their art and not by their social status.
· Writing every day will make you more creative, but remember to be a kind boss to yourself.
· Final summary