I'm a multipotentialite... A what?
– I'm a multipotentialite. – A what? Say again! – Mul - ti - po - ten - tia - lite – What the heck is that? Are you going to die?
Starting From Scratch
"From the ashes, a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring…" — J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring.
I'm Happily Productive. Are You?
Traditionally, productivity is conceived as the number of things you manage to do during your day. Productivity is the art of being efficient with your time, which is true. And what is this efficiency about?
I am remembered by me
I feel that this is the sequel to the article I wrote last week about being laid off from Expedia. I hope this one doesn't suffer from the sequel curse like Blade Runner (yes, it still hurts).
I was Laid Off from Expedia.
I moved to Canada in 2014. Four months passed, there was almost no money for the rent, and a friend insisted: Apply to this job, I want you to work with me… The first lesson: think twice before saying yes to work with a close friend. Let’s leave that one for another occasion.
No More Hiding Myself. How Hiding Behind Smiles Almost Kill Me
The thought that I might kill myself formed in my mind coolly as a tree or a flower. Sylvia Plath How many of you can imagine that a fifteen years old girl just wanted to die? How many of you can think of a person you know that have actually committed suicide? We don't talk much about it, do we? We hide behind perfect smiles all the shadows until there is too much to hide. "Leave your problems at home." "You have to move on." "Fake it until you make it." Or my favorite, the Vegas rule: "What happens at home stays there." My home was no Las Vegas, but we certainly know how to keep things in secret.
A Compassionate and Present Definition of Productivity
As a Productivity Coach, I must say that it's very tempting to create a universal and infallible method to make everyone's day more "productive." I even could sell this method and create a funnel and all the things that the majority offers.