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Podcast 226: Celebrate the Summer Solstice by Re-visiting Your One-Word Theme, How Obligers Beat the Allure of the Snooze Alarm, and an Alternative to the Evil Donuts.
Podcast 226

Podcast 226: Celebrate the Summer Solstice by Re-visiting Your One-Word Theme, How Obligers Beat the Allure of the Snooze Alarm, and an Alternative to the Evil Donuts.

Celebrate the summer (or winter) solstice by re-visiting your one-word theme for the year, an alternative office activity if you want to avoid being the Evil Donut-Bringer, and how to resist the temptation of the snooze alarm.
Podcast 170: Very Special Episode with an “18 for 2018” Update.
Podcast 170

Podcast 170: Very Special Episode with an “18 for 2018” Update.

Ep. 170: Very Special Episode with an "18 for 2018" Update
Podcast 152: A Deep Dive into “18 for 2018” and Why It’s Important to Create a Consistent Body of Work.
Podcast 152

Podcast 152: A Deep Dive into “18 for 2018” and Why It’s Important to Create a Consistent Body of Work.

Create a consistent body of work, use the Flic app to manage your photos, and a deep dive into the “18 for 2018” lists
A Little Happier: Three Words for Success–“No Matter What.”
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: Three Words for Success–“No Matter What.”

Actor Niecy Nash explained that she made a career in Hollywood by promising herself that she’d do whatever was necessary to succeed, "No matter what."
Podcast 147: Identify Your “18 for 2018,” the Problem of Clutter-Creating In-Laws, and an Instagram Project.
Podcast 147

Podcast 147: Identify Your “18 for 2018,” the Problem of Clutter-Creating In-Laws, and an Instagram Project.

Make a list of "18 for 2018," the challenge of in-laws who want to fill your empty closets with their clutter, and an instagram-related project.
Podcast 113: Reclaim Your Dump Zones, a Hack for Making Tough Decisions, and Is Your Birthday Important to You?
Podcast 113

Podcast 113: Reclaim Your Dump Zones, a Hack for Making Tough Decisions, and Is Your Birthday Important to You?

Podcast 113: Why you should reclaim your dump zones, how to make a tough decision, and is your birthday important to you?
Announcing the Launch of “The Onward Project” Podcasts!
A Little Happier

Announcing the Launch of “The Onward Project” Podcasts!

A Little Happier Announcement! I’m launching The Onward Project, a family of podcasts all about how to make your life happier, healthier, more productive, and more creative. Here, I introduce Chris Guillebeau and his “Side Hustle School” and Kim Scott and Russ Laraway and their “Radical Candor.”
What’s Your One-Word Theme for the New Year?
A Little Happier

What’s Your One-Word Theme for the New Year?

A Little Happier holiday hack: A fun exercise is to choose a one-word theme for the new year -- such as Novel, Travel, Rest, Free, Finish, Upgrade.
You Don’t Have to Be Good at Something to Be Good at Something
A Little Happier

You Don’t Have to Be Good at Something to Be Good at Something

A Little Happier: If we really want to pursue some course, the fact that we’re not “good” at it shouldn’t stop us.
Podcast 84: Why It’s Easier to Do Something EVERY Day, Keep a Trash Bag in the Car, and How to Deal with a Tardy Friend.
Podcast 84

Podcast 84: Why It’s Easier to Do Something EVERY Day, Keep a Trash Bag in the Car, and How to Deal with a Tardy Friend.

Podcast 84: Why it can be helpful to do something every day, instead of some days; why it's helpful to keep a trash bag in the car; and how to handle the annoyance of a friend who's always late.
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