Posts Tagged with "work"

How To Craft Your Elevator Pitch as a Multipotentialite

Monday, June 23, 2014

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How To Craft Your Elevator Pitch as a Multipotentialite

Picture this. You’re at a networking event and people are introducing themselves and meeting for the first time. You enjoy meeting new people and feel energized by seeing so many like-minded people in one place. Then, that dreaded question comes. “So what do you do?” You freeze because you hate the standard elevator pitch spiel. […]

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The Pop-Up Shop: an Awesome Opportunity for Multipotentialites?

Monday, April 14, 2014

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The Pop-Up Shop: an Awesome Opportunity for Multipotentialites?

Looking back, I guess I’ve always been an accidental entrepreneur. I never really set out to run my own business; I always did it to fulfill a need. It was the same when I started a craft fair. I’d been looking for a birthday present for a friend and really wanted something handmade – something […]

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How To Make Money as a Multipotentialite (and Looking for Case Studies for My Book)

Monday, March 10, 2014

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How To Make Money as a Multipotentialite (and Looking for Case Studies for My Book)

There’s a certain question that arises the moment you realize you’re a multipotentialite. It goes something like this: “I’m a multipod, great! But um… Now, how do I make a living?” The “work question” is almost certainly the biggest, most pressing, anxiety-inducing issue that multipotentialites face. There are an innumerable number of ways of structuring […]

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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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4 Skills that will Dramatically Increase Your Chance of Thriving as a Multipotentialite

Monday, January 20, 2014

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4 Skills that will Dramatically Increase Your Chance of Thriving as a Multipotentialite

What does it takes to thrive as a multipotentialite? Not survive. Not accept. THRIVE. Accepting and embracing your multipotentiality are wonderful steps along the journey. I get a lot of emails from people thanking me for informing them that there’s nothing wrong with them. That’s great, but it doesn’t have to stop there. Not only […]

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Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story Together: a Conversation with Pam Slim

Thursday, January 2, 2014

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Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story Together: a Conversation with Pam Slim

Hi Multipotentialites! I have a treat for you today. I recently sat down with author, blogger, coach, mom, MMA black belt holder, and all around sweetheart, Pam Slim. Pam is the author of the new book, Body of Work: Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story Together. This book is a gift to multipotentialites. It’s […]

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The Infamous Goal-Setting Post of 2014

Monday, December 30, 2013

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The Infamous Goal-Setting Post of 2014

I’m sitting on a very turbulent flight from Montreal to Chicago.  A baby’s crying in the cabin somewhere, but I have the last four rows to myself so I’m trying to imagine that this bestows on me some special fortune. The flight attendant thinks I’m cool anyway, he added a lemon to my drink. Flights […]

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My 2013 Annual Review: The Highs and the Lows

Monday, December 23, 2013

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My 2013 Annual Review: The Highs and the Lows

Ahh the end of the year. Time to reflect, time to set goals and time to write up your Annual Review! I love sharing these with you and hearing yours. I’ve done it for the last two years (here are the reviews for 2011 and 2012, if you’re interested). I usually use Chris Guillebeau’s model, […]

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