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Making Progress & why "competition" doesn't exist.

A major modern struggle is feeling a gap; between where we are and where we want to go. This gap is often unconscious, and primed from our constant exposure to the lives of others: * With such easy access to see exactly what other people have, and what we don't. * With

Making Progress & why "competition" doesn't exist.
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How we can use this season change to find balance

Here in the U.S. we're fully entering Winter. For me in Santa Monica, that means that the air changes. The sky is clearer, and the sun is less intense. Early next year it will get damp; there will be fog and it will be overcast often. When seasons change,

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I Keep a Dopamine Notebook to Capture and Put Distracted Thoughts into Paper Jail

"Dopamine itself is not the reward, it is the build-up to the reward". – Andrew Huberman

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How ADD flipped upside down in my head, and became a superpower

I wanted to share what flipped in my head around being ADD.

How ADD flipped upside down in my head, and became a superpower
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So you want to be creative? Excitement is the missing ingredient

If I'm not excited or energized, I can't do something. You can call it a flaw, something I need to work through or work on, something I should get past, but I'm not sure I can. And yes, I've read Pressfield's "The War of Art."   "Excitement is for amateurs." "You

So you want to be creative? Excitement is the missing ingredient
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It's not about better productivity, it's about better boundaries

I think we have an epidemic of working while feeling like we aren't getting anything accomplished. One of the biggest anxieties I see in myself and my clients is the desire to be further along, faster. Feeling low-level anxiety? Feeling behind? Always thinking about the future and trying to problem

It's not about better productivity, it's about better boundaries
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What keeps a great partnership going?

This week both clients of mine and I are all speaking with potential partners for their businesses. These can be loose affiliate-type partnerships or deeper, long-lasting partner decisions. Partnerships are a bit like new romantic relationships, and many of them don't work out in the long run. I see plenty

What keeps a great partnership going?
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Today's terms (Consulting and business)

Not everyone in your company uses and interprets language the same, and that causes issues. I remember this was a continual problem in trying to get on the same page with my team at Death to Stock. Miscommunications would persist until finally, we realized we were speaking about different things

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Squarespace's new updates

After using Super.so for my personal coaching website, I'm moving over to Squarespace. It's funny, way back when I got started I was all about Squarespace. This is like, 2012 or so, so it was really early days. Having a "no-code" builder at that time was epic. I built

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Making the "Good Will" Leap

One thing that really surprised me when I was talking with a client of mine is remembering how we met. It turns out we met because I had offered to help him out with some no-code stuff around databases. Which is funny, because I don't think about myself as savvy