Posts Tagged with "productivity"

How to Cope with Overwhelm

Monday, March 3, 2014

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How to Cope with Overwhelm

Put your hands up if you’ve ever had a bad case of overwhelm. (I bet there’s a great big sea of hands waving back at me right about now.) Being a multipotentialite is like being the plate spinner at the circus. We have so many projects on the go at the same time and we try not to […]

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How To Curate Your Experiences and Organize Your Life

Monday, February 24, 2014

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How To Curate Your Experiences and Organize Your Life

Do you have two dozen tabs open right now on your browser? (Don’t lie.) Wouldn’t it be nice to have a way to capture and sort through all of your interesting research, articles and experiences? I recently got the chance to speak with creator of Value of Simple and longtime puttypeep, Joel Zaslofsky about his new […]

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3 Nifty Strategies for Picking Your Next Project

Monday, February 3, 2014

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3 Nifty Strategies for Picking Your Next Project

The trouble with having so many interests is that you can end up in choice paralysis, so unsure about which idea to start on next that you end up starting nothing. It can become all too easy to over-think the process.  “What if I make the wrong choice? I don’t want to waste all my time […]

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How to Use Your Day Job to Increase Your Productivity

Thursday, January 23, 2014

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How to Use Your Day Job to Increase Your Productivity

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Lori Stalter. There’s a scene in Star Wars V where Yoda, looking at Luke Skywalker, says to Obi-Wan Kenobi: “All his life has he looked away … to the future, to the horizon. Never his mind on where he was … what he was doing.” I’ve lived […]

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How Moving the Body Shifts You For Success

Thursday, January 9, 2014

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How Moving the Body Shifts You For Success

When it seems impossible, when it seems like nothing is going to work, you’re usually just a few millimeters away from making it happen -Tony Robbins I’m a huge personal development/self-help junkie, and I think many multipotentialites can relate. The idea that you can literally trick yourself into success using your body language, posture, and […]

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How to Kick-Start Your Learning When You Get Stuck

Thursday, December 19, 2013

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How to Kick-Start Your Learning When You Get Stuck

Why is it that learning something new can feel amazing on some occasions but drive you insane on others? When your learning is going well, you feel unstoppable. You consume all the information you can get your hands on, the ideas just keep on coming, your project develops in leaps and bounds, and you get […]

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The Extremely Unsexy but Effective Key to Being Creative

Thursday, November 14, 2013

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The Extremely Unsexy but Effective Key to Being Creative

A couple years ago, I took a career sabbatical and joined a Buddhist monastery retreat. We were introduced to a rigid schedule of 6:30am chanting meditation, walking meditation, silent meals, study, chores, and sitting meditation. The routine was comforting and freeing at the same time. While some of us joked that we felt like we […]

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Embracing Restlessness

Monday, October 21, 2013

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Embracing Restlessness

As a multipotentialite and location independent entrepreneur, I like to take on the digital nomad lifestyle. It fits my anachronistic beatnik, bohemian demeanor; traveling from place to place with the soles of my wandering shoes and my wanderlust soul. Outsiders could call this confusion, but not all who wander are lost and I’ve never been […]

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