A Simple Trick to Sidestep Your Self-Criticism

A Simple Trick to Sidestep Your Self-Criticism

Sometimes I’m ashamed to share my work. You might think that’s understandable (particularly if you’ve been exposed to many of my posts before!) but this isn’t simply a healthy sense of shame at my evident limitations.  Often, it’s fear of my own unoriginality. That inner voice of shame tells me to scrap my work, and […]

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How to Tolerate Uncertainty When You’re Waiting for Feedback
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How to Tolerate Uncertainty When You’re Waiting for Feedback

Ding. You’ve Got Mail. Later, you will think, “I really ought to turn off that notification. It’s not 1997.” But right now, other things are on your mind. Your throat is tight, your heart is thumping, and you’re nervously staring at that bold subject line which has appeared on the screen: Result of Your Application […]

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Get a Free Copy of Multi-Passionate Branding When You Become an Annual Puttytribe Member — July 2-3 Only

Get a Free Copy of Multi-Passionate Branding When You Become an Annual Puttytribe Member — July 2-3 Only

Hi multipotentialite pals! I just wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know that we’re doing a special promo in the Puttytribe today. July 2-3 is our registration period and I’ve decided to give a copy of my course, Multi-Passionate Branding ($67 value), to anyone who signs up for an annual membership. […]

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You Might As Well Do The Thing: How to Make Decisions While Anxious

You Might As Well Do The Thing: How to Make Decisions While Anxious

As a standup comedian who talks a lot about anxiety, I frequently get asked the same question: “how are you SO great?” But after that, people often ask how anyone with anxiety can possibly do something as terrifying as standup. For a long time this confused me, too. It’s not like I’m immune to the […]

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When Depression Gets in the Way of Your Multipotentiality

When Depression Gets in the Way of Your Multipotentiality

“Oh, great. Another story about depression.” Listen, I hear you. Depression is everywhere. It’s in our Twitter feeds, on our podcasts. Even our favorite Queens in the North are talking about it. But you know what’s worse than hearing about how everyone is depressed? Actually being depressed, week after week, month after month. Constantly forgetting […]

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12 Myths About Multipotentialites and Affirmations to Overcome Them

12 Myths About Multipotentialites and Affirmations to Overcome Them

Most of us multipotentialites grew up hearing lies. Okay, that’s a little dramatic. Maybe no one was intentionally lying to us. But long before any of us heard the word “multipotentialite,” we heard a lot of myths about work, worth, and identity. Here’s a myth you’ve probably heard: Everyone has one “true calling,” which (much […]

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How to Stay Productive When Circumstances Get Weird

How to Stay Productive When Circumstances Get Weird

I’m not ready to write this article. Sometimes I write about topics I know well, so I can share wisdom (don’t laugh!) or advice learned from experience. But I also like to write without knowing the outcome, so I can share what I learn as I go. Unfortunately, the main thing I’ve learned this time […]

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Win a Free Ticket to Everything Conference!

Win a Free Ticket to Everything Conference!

Hey multipotentialite friends, As you know, our very first multipotentialite conference is taking place in Portland, Oregon, in less than four months!!! I will be there, stoked to meet all of you in person. We only have a handful of tickets left. The first wave of tickets sold out in just over 24 hours. Right […]

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