In a conversation between Warren Buffett and his Pilot, Buffett recommended a strategy to help prioritization that always stuck with me. It’s simple, clean and helps get to the heart of what you should be working on. I’ve used this technique a number of times, and for each, it has helped me focus.
What’s this site all about anyway? Well, if you want to know that, you’re better off reading the about page, which goes into who I am (hi! I’m Adam!) and why I’m writing about these topics. This page is a little different. It’s a focus on what guides the content. Having a clear vision is important for […]
Have you ever intended to do something productive, but then life got in the way? Here are some ways you can become more mindful of these moments to improve your focus.
For March, I’m hoping to slow down and spend more time intentionally traveling. Not traveling in the distance sense, but more about how I commute and move around my own city.
For February, I focused on Using Everything. This had three aspects to it – Mindful Consumption, Organization, and Decluttering. Although I didn’t hit all my goals here, I did learn a few things.
One way to stay on track with your goals is to use commitment devices – mind tricks to hold yourself accountable. These can be a powerful way to help keep yourself on track if used correctly, but can make life miserable if misused.
If you were to tell the story about how you improved and grew for something you’re currently trying to improve, how would that story go? What did you do to help yourself accomplish your goals and overcome all obstacles? That is your growth story, and it can be a tremendously powerful motivation.
For February 2018, I’m focusing on using everything. I will have gone through all possessions, services (online and in the real world), digital files, food and websites I visit and determined which ones I use and which ones I should stop using.
For January 2018, my goals were to focus on turning the Minimal Investor Email Course into a full course that provides value to people learning how to invest.
For January 2018, I’m going to focus on turning the Minimal Investor Email Course into a full course that provides value to people learning how to invest.