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Business not going as planned?

Of course not! There’s nothing normal about what’s happening right now. Obviously. That conference you scheduled next month – canceled. Your vacation plans – canceled. Your clients – staying home. Though some indies are busier than normal, many are struggling to stay productive and motivated. These 5 questions can help bust through what may be blocking you and help you set...

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Stop trying to catch up.

Catching up is hard to do. Adding yesterday’s to-do items to today’s list is asking for trouble. Especially knowing there will be unexpected tasks to add as well. Stop trying to catch up on your to-do list. If you didn’t get something done yesterday, what makes you think you’ll get it done today? What’s different today? Probably nothing. Or if there’s...

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Audiobooks for hard times

During the coronavirus pandemic, it became increasingly difficult to focus. I turned to audiobooks to feed my brain and my soul. Listening to the narrators (sometimes the authors themselves) helps to satisfy the connection we crave while isolated. I sip from these books daily, savoring the words like an extra old brandy. Simple Rules How to thrive in a complex world....

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