I accumulated side hustles until my head spun. I searched for my “true love” job—the one that would fulfill all of my multipotentialite needs—and found it. But the pursuit of perfection left me exhuasted. Leaving it behind changed my life.
Articles tagged "work"
3 Reasons You Should Say No More Often
Creating the life you want involves a lot of saying no—sometimes in ways that feel counterintuitive. Here’s how I rejected giving influential people too much power over my life, cut out obligations that I no longer found important, and retooled systems that just weren’t working anymore.
How—and Why—to End Something Good
When you have tons of passions and pursuits, it can be difficult to know when to quit any specific thing. Especially something you still love! Here’s why this beloved Puttylike writer is moving on.
The Antidote to Multipotentialite Burnout
Multipotentialites burn out for different reasons—and under different circumstances—than specialists. Stopping burnout at the source means identifying the unique cycles that get us there. Here’s where to start.
When Productivity Turns Toxic
Perfect productivity is a myth, and cultivating a healthy relationship with getting things done can be difficult. The key is creating our own metrics for time well-spent.
How to Transform Your Haters into Helpers
No matter what heights you reach, somebody will always be upset by your success. But skillfully dealing with uninvited critics can transform them from an annoyance to an unexpected gift. Here’s how.
Why You Should Keep Your Projects Secret
The case for creating your own super-secret lab has nothing to do with shyness. It’s all about the freedom and flexibility of working on your own terms.
How to Create a Business that Fits with Your Multipotentiality (+ The Bundle is Back for 24 Hours!)
I sat down with renowned business coach, Michelle Ward, to talk about entrepreneurship, blending your passions together and the importance of finding the right amount of variety in your work.
What Do We Do With the Goals That 2020 Crushed?
Sometimes you get everything you ever dreamed of. And sometimes, life requires you to take a closer look.