Posts Tagged with "projects"

3 Ways to Find Focus for Your Projects Today

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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3 Ways to Find Focus for Your Projects Today

Earlier today, I counted up all my projects. I wrote down all of the personal and creative efforts I’ve been working on in my free time recently. The total: thirteen. I wasn’t surprised by the high number—this is pretty much my natural state, and has been since I was a kid—I’m a simultaneous multipotentialite through […]

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How to Start a Project When You Have No Direction

Monday, December 23, 2019

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How to Start a Project When You Have No Direction

Last year, I decided to try public speaking. It was a good opportunity to promote my book, but I had also been curious about professional speaking ever since I took a debate class in high school. Back then, I loved picking a random topic, writing an argument for it, then publicly stating my case in […]

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“There is peace and purpose in finishing things”

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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“There is peace and purpose in finishing things”

Charlie Gilkey recently finished a book on finishing things. Start Finishing is a blueprint for tackling the many half-formed projects we all have gnawing at us in the background.  I met Gilkey at our multipotentialite meeting of the minds, Everything Conference in Portland, where he told me his mission is to help people thrive by finishing […]

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The Multipotentialite Year: 12 Projects in 12 Months

Monday, January 9, 2017

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The Multipotentialite Year: 12 Projects in 12 Months

Alternative title: One Way to Achieve Loads this Year It’s that time of year when you’re probably thinking about your goals, what you’d like to achieve, and how you can make the most of the year ahead. Everywhere you look, people are announcing their big goals and words of the year. When you’re a multipotentialite, though, […]

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“I Never Finish Anything”: How to Stop Feeling Guilty about All of Your Unfinished Projects

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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“I Never Finish Anything”: How to Stop Feeling Guilty about All of Your Unfinished Projects

Many (many) years ago, I decided to take up wood carving. I went to a local arts store, bought a bunch of tools and materials and things… and then promptly did absolutely nothing with them. Ever. The sole lasting legacy of this tiny episode is that whenever I remember it, I feel guilty forever, even though […]

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“What if we just take a month and write an album?”

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

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“What if we just take a month and write an album?”

Hi Multipotentialites! My band’s debut E.P. is dropping today. It’s a project I’m incredibly proud of and I’m really excited to share it with you. You can stream the whole album for free here. If you’d like to download the MP3s, you can do that for whatever amount you feel comfortable with. All revenue will […]

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