July 26, 2019
That’s the most frequent response when you ask an entrepreneur or professional how things are.
While it’s often just a lazy answer and not one that truly shares how things are, it’s for some reason a real representation of what people strive for. The idea of being busy has become a badge of honor rather than something we critically evaluate.
But being busy isn’t always a good thing.
Here's how to stop being busy and start being productive.
June 24, 2019
Let me guess...
You're someone who wants to perform at a high level but sometimes feels stuck.
You've heard all the tips and tricks in the book about the 80/20 rule and even the various tips we've shared on how to improve your productivity.
Despite knowing all of this, you continue to struggle time after time with maintaining your momentum and getting things done. Look, I get it - I've fallen into the same traps before, but I've figured out what works best for me and leveraged it.
June 10, 2019
Being overwhelmed may be the deadliest thing to an entrepreneur.
It removes your drive to things done, it detracts from your work, and it exhausts you. Multi-tasking is just a big no and throw self-care out the window. And when sh*t hits the fan, the first thing I forget about is exercising.
So here are 12 ways to stay in shape even you’re overwhelmed!
May 29, 2019
Having a sweet and short morning ritual gets you focused for the day ahead, and can make you healthier and more productive. So here are the 6 steps:
- Wake up to an alarm - and stay up
- Wash your face
- Listen to music
- Have a specific breakfast
- Read the news
- Breathing exercises
May 01, 2019
Podcasts have quickly become one of the most easily consumable forms of media.
They make way for passive learning and entertainment that appeals quite well to our shortened attention spans and all-around increasingly busy lives.
Podcasts are easy to pop on and listen to while in the gym, falling asleep at night, cleaning, on your commute, and as background noise while you work.
If you’re an entrepreneur, this type of content is gold.
July 14, 2018
As the old saying goes— a picture is worth 1,000 words. Are you using those 1,000 words to your advantage? Is your LinkedIn profile picture saying what you think it is? In an interview with the Huffington Post, Alex Pirouz, founder of Linkfluencer stated... Read more.
July 13, 2018
You have an information product that people want, you just need to find it, package it and sell it. Trust me, it’s easier than you think. For example, what do your friends or family tell you’re good at? What challenges have you faced and conquered? Over time have you learned new skills? These are all... Read more
July 12, 2018
“Nothing is work, unless you’d rather be doing something else.” – George Halas A great sentiment, and yet, you can assume that for the great majority of people when it comes to their current job – they would rather be doing something else. That “something else” is talked about but rarely seen, there are a lot... Read more
July 08, 2018
Life hacks are provided in abundance in today’s clamorous digital world – a world riddled with audio books, TED talks, and self-proclaimed gurus dishing out information on every subject. It’s an era of constant feedback – and it’s all great. But few life hacks are as life-changing as waking up early. De facto, the moment you... Read more
July 07, 2018
Today is the perfect day to make a change and start living your life to your fullest potential. “There’s only one day at a time here, then it’s tonight and then tomorrow will be today again.”- Bob Dylan Essentially, every day is today at some point in time, and every day you are presented with an... Read more
July 06, 2018
Testing is a critical part of building usable digital products. A testing environment with relevant content encourages more thoughtful feedback, that can then be used to craft a more tailored user experience... Read more.
July 05, 2018 1 Comment
A young woman sort of screeches into my office. She’s a high-performance athlete with a massive social media following and a couple of businesses running on the side. She sits down, actually, she perches on the edge of my couch like she’s not staying long. She’s a little breathless, she talks rapidly; her eyes... Read more