The hard choices — what we most fear to do, asking, saying — are very often exactly what we need to do. How can we overcome self-paralysis and take action? In his 2017 TEDx talk 'Why you should define your fears instead of your goals' Tim Ferriss encourages to fully envision and write down our fears in detail, in a simple but powerful exercise he calls "fear-setting." Learn … [Read more...] about Why you should define your fears instead of your goals
Now, have you heard of SMART goals? It helps you to define what you would like to achieve in the next couple of weeks. SMART = Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, Time-limited So, a goal of 'I want to get fit' ... becomes 'I'm going to do yoga three times per week for the next two weeks.' It just makes it easier to do and more likely to get done. If you want … [Read more...] about What would you like to achieve?
You know the importance of focusing on what you like doing and what you’re good at in order to not crash and burn. But everyone has weaknesses. You need a great team to scale the heights of the Entrepreneur’s Pyramid. But that team, which is one of the five facets of Redesign, has multiple layers. Whenever I say that you need a great team, most people think I’m talking from … [Read more...] about How to solve specific gaps in your knowledge
Got an idea? Pitch it in front of a group like minded people. Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend learning experience and has a global presence. As of December 2016, Startup Weekend has reached 135 countries, involving over 210,000 entrepreneurs. In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to … [Read more...] about How to test your idea in just 54 hours
Around Christmas, one of my friends posted a message on Facebook saying: “I’ve just watched this documentary on a guy who drinks juice all day,” and went on to rave about the health benefits the juicer had experienced. The man in the documentary, titled Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead, was Joe Cross, and he’s changed my life as well as countless other people’s. Australian … [Read more...] about How to learn to listen to your body