Are You a Playaholic?

Are You a Playaholic?

One balance I find especially tricky is work versus play. From the many, many articles written about workaholism, it seems I’m not alone. However, when reading these I often feel like an alien learning about another species. I know that, technically, anything can be addictive—but work, really? Why aren’t there any articles on the opposite […]

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5 Productivity Hacks to Help You Juggle Multiple Projects

5 Productivity Hacks to Help You Juggle Multiple Projects

“We should do a podcast.” “I want to start teaching.” Googles “photography as a side hustle” “Should we write a script together?” Readers, this is how I get into trouble.  There’s so much to do in life and I take massive, mouth-watering bites of it. Later, I realize I’ve bitten off more than I can […]

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The Final 40 Everything Conference Tickets Are Now on Sale!

The Final 40 Everything Conference Tickets Are Now on Sale!

Hey multipods! As you know, we’re running a conference in Portland, Oregon next September. It’s called Everything Conference. Think 100 multipotentialites together for four magical days of learning, new insights, connecting, collaborating, and FUN!!! We released the final batch of 40 tickets this week and we’re expecting them to go fast. Just to give you a […]

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When Prospective Employers Want Your Full Attention… And Also Your Soul?!

When Prospective Employers Want Your Full Attention… And Also Your Soul?!

“We desire your undivided passion. We want all of your focus. We expect you to give everything for the role and for our business.” This is from an actual job advertisement I came across recently. I was looking for part-time work to fit in alongside my existing projects, and it felt as if every other […]

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What Is Your Myers-Briggs Type? Is There a “Typical” Multipotentialite?

What Is Your Myers-Briggs Type? Is There a “Typical” Multipotentialite?

As a professor of career education, I spend a lot of time working with students who haven’t decided on a major. I’m a big advocate of these students, especially since I was one. I agonized over choosing a major, trying to find a way to incorporate my love of psychology, sociology, english, technology, religion and […]

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Everything Conference Early Bird Tickets Are On Sale Today!

Everything Conference Early Bird Tickets Are On Sale Today!

Update: early bird tickets sold out in under two days. The final batch of 40 tickets will be released Tuesday, February 26 at everythingconference.com. ** Hi multipotentialites friends, I’m jumping up and down with excitement over here becaaaaause… Early bird tickets for Everything Conference are officially on sale!! WOO!!!! Just a heads up that we […]

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Don’t let anyone shame you for having a day job.

Don’t let anyone shame you for having a day job.

From my early- to mid-twenties I was a full-time technical writer who had big dreams of becoming a full-time freelance or creative writer someday. And I looked at my technical job as an asset, not a roadblock, to that dream. My plan was to freelance in my spare time, then save enough money until I […]

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How to Have Fun With Your Specialist Partner (Yes, It’s Possible)

How to Have Fun With Your Specialist Partner (Yes, It’s Possible)

My partner has known what he wanted to do with his life since he was in sixth grade. He entered college with a very specific career in mind, revolving around the thing he loves most: video games. A few years later he was working in the industry in a very prestigious role. Although his day […]

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