Posts Tagged with "building a community"

The Overarching Theme Kit: a Free Quick-Start Guide to Help You Combine Many Interests in One Business

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

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The Overarching Theme Kit: a Free Quick-Start Guide to Help You Combine Many Interests in One Business

A lot of people ask me whether they need a niche for their business. “Choose a niche” is popular advice these days, and easy advice to dispense. Unfortunately, it’s not very helpful for those of us who have multiple passions and can’t see ourselves focusing solely on one area. It’s true that there are some […]

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How To Come up with a Project You Can Stick with

Monday, November 3, 2014

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How To Come up with a Project You Can Stick with

This is a guest post by Jessi Frey. Many multipotentialites want to start their own blog or business but struggle to find an idea that they can commit to but which doesn’t feel too limiting. They’re excited to get started but they’re scared they’ll fall out of love with their business before it becomes profitable or […]

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The 5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Launching My First Blog

Monday, October 14, 2013

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The 5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Launching My First Blog

We’ve been talking a lot recently about making progress, whether it’s fear you’ll never fulfill your potential, tracking your small wins, or the importance of regularly reviewing your work. I decided the time was ripe for me to heed the advice and while I was updating my list of milestones passed, I took the opportunity […]

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How To Get Your Head in the Right Place when You’re Starting a Business

Monday, April 8, 2013

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How To Get Your Head in the Right Place when You’re Starting a Business

Hi Emilie, I don’t know if you remember our coaching call last year? Well, I’ve finally given myself permission to give the business a proper go. Until now, it has just been a hobby. I’m terrified, but I’m going to go for it. I think I’ve read most of your blog posts but let me […]

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Launching a Product in 30 Days! A Case Study of my Apprentice, Jason

Monday, December 10, 2012

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Launching a Product in 30 Days! A Case Study of my Apprentice, Jason

I’m sort of emotional right now. Jason Moore just left, after 30 days of being my roommate and “apprentice.” We met at WDS two years ago, and I knew instantly that we would be friends. I just had a feeling. A few months ago, I received an email from Jason. He was living in Norway […]

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Reflections on Two Years of Puttylike, and a 24 Hour Birthday Sale!

Monday, September 24, 2012

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Reflections on Two Years of Puttylike, and a 24 Hour Birthday Sale!

This Wednesday, Sept 26 marks the two year anniversary of Puttylike. It’s hard to believe that two years ago I was nervously pacing around my studio apartment in Copenhagen, preparing to bring this thing to life. I was determined to make it work. I was NOT going to make “logical” use of my law degree […]

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How to Stand Out in a Sea of Specialists

Monday, September 17, 2012

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How to Stand Out in a Sea of Specialists

I often get asked how multipotentialites have a chance of standing out among specialists. How can you compete with someone who has put in so many more hours than you? Is there a way that your multipotentiality can give you an edge? According to the mainstream story around career and calling, being The Best at […]

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How Introspection Can Help You Uncover Your Overarching Theme

Monday, June 25, 2012

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How Introspection Can Help You Uncover Your Overarching Theme

Coming up with an overarching theme isn’t easy. It usually requires a lot of introspection, active brainstorming and often an outside perspective. Usually your overarching theme is very close to you. It’s less about a discrete topic, and more like a personal drive or value that you hold. This means that your overarching theme will […]

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