The Multipotentialite Resume: Part 1
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The Multipotentialite Resume: Part 1

A show of hands: who here struggles with presenting their diverse skills and experiences on paper? Yes, I’m talking about the dreaded resume; the bane of many a multipotentialite’s existence. As a multipod, how do you share all that you’ve done/can do in a coherent way? Should you include all of your “past lives,” or leave things […]

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Today’s the Day! PuttyRetreat 2016 Registration Opens at 8am GMT

Today’s the Day! PuttyRetreat 2016 Registration Opens at 8am GMT

Hey multipotentialites, I’m trying really hard not to start another post with a shriek of excitement… As mentioned in last week’s email, we’re opening up registration to PuttyRetreat 2016 today. The PuttyRetreat is an intimate, weekend gathering for multipotentialites who are building or growing businesses and want strategies and support from other people who aren’t interested […]

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Come hang out with me in the south of England this summer!

Come hang out with me in the south of England this summer!

Greetings Multipotentialites, Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!! I have news. News that will be particularly relevant to you if you are: a) a multipotentialite b) building or growing your own business c) someone who loves brainstorming, collaborating, and being around lovely, inspiring people, who are also pursuing big goals From June 4-6, I’m going to be running an intimate […]

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Is Multipotentialite an Unnecessary Word?
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Is Multipotentialite an Unnecessary Word?

I try not to argue with my detractors. They occasionally email me or leave comments on the blog (which I usually block). Most are simply not my audience, and therefore, not worth my time. However, today I’d like to humour them; or rather humour you by addressing their main claim. If you’re an out-and-proud multipotentialite, […]

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A Recipe for Career Happiness
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A Recipe for Career Happiness

I’ve been working on a blog post about how to write effective resumes as a multipotentialite. With so many skills and backgrounds you could highlight, how should you choose what to feature on your resume and what to leave out? It’s a question that confounds many a multipod, and one that deserves some attention. While working on this post, […]

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“So, What Do You Do?”
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“So, What Do You Do?”

(This guest post by A.N. Ordinary-Human was transcribed by Neil Hughes.) Hello, fellow human. I’d like to ask you a question: What do you do? No, I don’t mean “what are your hobbies?” Or even your interests or passions. I want to know how to label you. This isn’t a sinister thing, you understand. This desire […]

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What Are Some Interdisciplinary/Multipod-Friendly Fields?
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What Are Some Interdisciplinary/Multipod-Friendly Fields?

Hey multipotentialite friends, I hope you had a delightful holiday season, filled with cheer, and not too much stress! I could use your help today. As you may know, I’m writing a book about how to make a living as a multipotentialite. There’s a section in the book about interdisciplinary fields, which is one way […]

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What’s the Difference Between ADD and Multipotentiality?
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What’s the Difference Between ADD and Multipotentiality?

“Oh, you’re just ADD!” How many times have you heard this before? Lots of people think multipotentiality is the same as or similar to ADD because both multipotentialites and people with ADD have trouble focusing on any one thing for an extended period of time, whether that’s a project, career, or hobby. But are ADD and […]

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