How I Modified The Bullet Journal System to run my Online Business

A few weeks ago I gave you a primer on what Bullet Journalling was so that you were familiar with the ground rules of the Bullet Journal system. Now, some parts of it I loved and some parts of it, just didn’t seem to work for me. Today I’m going to walk you through the […]

Freelance Friday 006 – May 18 2018

It was a good week over here. Few posts out, some guest content and a run where I dropped 30 seconds per kilometre off my previous fastest pace. I hope you had a week like that as well. What I Shipped This week I got three posts out on my site and a few other […]

Connected: How A Social Network Works in Everything From STD’s to Friendship

When I purchased this book I read the title and subtitle and figured it was just about Twitter and Facebook and those type of social networks. While they certainly appear, Connected, by Nicholas A. Cristakis and James H. Fowler, is not a book solely about technology. It’s a book about the relationships around us and […]

Smart Business Show – The Comparison Trap

Today we’re going to talk a bit more about a post from a few weeks back when I examined the comparison trap that most of us fall in to when we look at those who are slightly ahead of us. My long post on comparing yourself and why it kills your business

Should I Read It 011 – Your Best Year Ever by Michael Hyatt

In today’s episode we’re going to look at how to have your best year ever with Michael Hyatt. Purchase Your Best Year Ever on Amazon Written Review of Best Year Ever In our next review we’re going to look at the networks of connections we have around is as we look at Connected by Christakis […]

Freelance Friday Volume 005 – May 11 2018

Sometimes weeks go well, and sometimes you have a few days with over 8 hours on the clock. I had one of the former this week with two days of 8 hours of solid “focus” time. One thing I noticed is that the second day once I crossed 5 1/2 hours is that I was […]

Should I Read It 010 – Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice The Work in Half The Time

This is our third stop to look at an Agile productivity model. Purchase Scrum on Amazon Written review of Scrum by Jeff Sutherland I know we’re already part way through the year, but our next episode will cover how to have your Best Year Ever according to Michael Hyatt. Resources Extreme Programming The Productivity Show […]

Don’t Get Stuck in Waterfall Development, look at Scrum

It’s only been a few weeks since I reviewed Extreme Programming and really not that long since I looked at Personal Kanban and we’re back in the Agile field with a look at one of the foundational books on Scrum. You can find the audio review of Scrum here. Subscribe to Should I Read It […]

More Talk about Your 10 Constraints

Welcome to The Smart Business Show, now on a Wednesday. Moving forward, this will be the day that we launch the show. Today I’m talking about your 10 constraints. These are the 10 things I think you need to dig into if you want to get more stuff done. Far from being something that holds […]