When learning something complex, it can feel like the goalposts escape you as new areas of knowledge open up. Planning and persistence are key to avoiding overwhelm—so is knowing when to pivot.
Articles tagged "overwhelm"
Why Your Goals are Getting Away from You
Change is a constant in a multipotentialite’s life, yet we often insist on rigid plans. Here are three factors that lead to stalled or evolving goals, and how to make space for them so you can thrive.
Want to Do Everything? There’s Time for That.
Multipotentialites are notorious for wanting to jump headfirst into every new interest—even though it’s physically and emotionally impossible! Here’s how to decide what to pursue, what to put on the back burner, and when to jump in.
When Is It Time to Leave a Project You Love?
In situations where it would be difficult to stay and difficult to go, multipotentialites rely on their self-analysis, adaptability and keen intuition.
The Bright Side of Getting Distracted
The list of things I would prefer not to think about gets longer every day. And I can be a champion of distracting myself. But is this always bad?
3 Ways to Find Focus for Your Projects Today
Do you feel unfocused, or worry that you’re diluting your energy by doing so many things?
How to Deal with Multipotentialite FOMO
What happens when you’re a multi-passionate person who’s got a “Hell yes!” for everything? Here’s how to deal with that dreadful FOMO.
When Depression Gets in the Way of Your Multipotentiality
What do you do when you’re an ambitious multipotentialite who wants to do everything and is dealing with depression?
How to Recover After a Setback
Do you get surprised when things go wrong, and find it hard to deal when you’re facing a lot of unanticipated obstacles?