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Creating a Morning Routine You Can Actually Stick To

A morning routine. It’s the hottest trend right now. It’s also a source of great angst. It seems like every productivity guru will be quick to tell you that the key to a successful life is to commit to a morning routine that starts at 5 AM with meditation, exercise, …

No, Your Work Doesn’t Speak for Itself

Once upon a time, I was a new grad working at an advertising agency. I was green and excited and eager to please. A few months in, a position on the content team opened up, and I was ushered in to help keep the projects above water. It was sink …

energetic solopreneur

How to Protect Your Energy as a Solopreneur

Have you ever gotten a call in the middle of your day, only to find you couldn’t get back into your work afterward? Or maybe a family member always gets home and wants your attention right when you’ve entered that miraculous state of ~flow~. When you’re a solopreneur, oftentimes the …

Lazy cat

In Defense of “Laziness”

The other day, I found myself staring at the screen with glazed eyes. I can’t do this. I just CANNOT do this. I sighed. It wasn’t like the task was even that hard. So I rallied, then leaned in to work… …only to compulsively click over to Facebook. Anything to …