Productivity as a Path to Purpose

  We were on a call with a new client a couple weeks ago, explaining what we do, and she blurted out “oh, so you use productivity as a path to purpose!” Soph and I looked at each other, and said, “Yes!! That’s exactly what we do.” Here’s the thing: We’re not...

Freedom

  What most people are looking for when they’re looking to be ‘more productive’ or to make better use of their time, is actually a greater sense of freedom. Generally whenever any of us is looking for anything in life, we’re looking for a greater sense of...

Do the thing you don’t think you have time to do

  If you’re feeling crunched for time, do something you don’t think you have time to do Time is a funny thing. We think of it as something that’s objective – there are after all, 60 seconds in a minute, and a 60 minutes in an hour. We think, therefore, that our...

Don’t forget to celebrate

  Yesterday, I was hanging out with a friend of mine when she asked how business was going. I told her things were going great, we had just signed our first major clients and are on the brink of some exciting partnerships. She was so excited for me, she teared up...

Just because you can doesn’t mean you should

  For years I worked as a ghost writer, editor and writing coach. I was (and still am) really good at helping people get their ideas onto paper, and then making their words sound even better and more ‘like them’ than whatever they’ve written. I’m not a...

Stuck? Go smaller.

  My friend Matt had an anxiety attack on a plane once, years before I met him. By the time we became friends, he wouldn’t get on one. His work is very meaningful, and not getting on planes was limiting the number of people he could serve. That was reason enough...