Commitment Devices for Minimalism and Simple Living

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.

February 15, 2018. 4 min read. 2 Comments
What is Your Growth Story?

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.

February 7, 2018. 3 min read. 8 Comments
February 2018 Goals – Use Everything

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.

February 2, 2018. 2 min read. 6 Comments
My 2017 Year in Review

My entirely too long look at what happened in 2017. The top themes for the year were: wedding, honeymoon, moving to Salt Lake City, starting Minafi and focusing at Pluralsight.

January 1, 2018. 19 min read. 22 Comments
The Burden of Now

Handling stress caused by imminent deadlines and anxiety is essential for mental health. Here are 4 techniques I use to handle stress.

November 21, 2017. 5 min read. 1 Comment