Life Hacks

Get More Done By Switching Less

August 27, 2020 | Comments Off on Get More Done By Switching Less

Everyday you lose a tremendous amount of productive minutes by switching from one task to the next. Why? Every time you start a new task, you lose precious momentum, energy, and time. This is because you have break the inertia of one task in order to transition into a new one and get those creative […]

Seven Steps For Remaining Productive While Working From Home

March 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Seven Steps For Remaining Productive While Working From Home

I’ve been working from home for chunks of every week since I opened my business four years ago. And I love it! Sometimes. If you’d asked me my best advice for working from home a couple of weeks ago, it would have been: Don’t do it all the time. I’d found a great rhythm of […]

How to Survive Networking Events as an Introvert

January 30, 2020 | Comments Off on How to Survive Networking Events as an Introvert

But I learned two things recently that have made networking events tolerable, and sometimes quite enjoyable. First, almost everybody has some level of fear, discomfort, or trepidation around networking events. Maybe excluding the most extroverted freaks among us. So realize that if you feel nervous, so does everybody else. And this ain’t middle school. Most […]

Schedule Your Energy, Not Your Time

January 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Schedule Your Energy, Not Your Time

Since I started working for myself, I quickly realized the necessity of effective time management. The most important lesson being, schedule your energy, not your time. How to start scheduling your day around your peak energy hours. The first thing you need to do is figure out when your energy is at its peak. Whether […]

Overcoming Insecurity is a Superpower

December 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Overcoming Insecurity is a Superpower

Thankfully I’m not worried about that happening anymore… but it’s taken a long time to build up the confidence to actually feel like I belong in this space. The Veil of Normalcy When you’re feeling insecure, you feel like the only way to get by is to hide behind a veil of normalcy. At least […]

Swinging For The Fences

July 1, 2019 | Comments Off on Swinging For The Fences

Back when I was seven or eight years old, I played Little League baseball. One day I walked up to the plate and crushed a grand slam home run. There were no fences, and it probably wasn’t that impressive of a hit, but the other team wasn’t able to get the ball back into the […]