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How to create more time

We had a fantastic time on the 30 Day Challenge last month with our 200 participants.  One of the most surprising discoveries is just how much people can get done in a short period of time when you really focus. On the challenge we teach how to make real progress on what matters to you in

The player's guide to making your dreams happen

What if everything you'd been told about careers, work, and success was wrong? You've been told to sit and think about what you really want out of life until you know exactly what it is, then set a big goal to achieve it, plot a methodical course to get there, and do the actions on

How to get clear on what you really want to do with your life – and start doing it right now

So you want to do what you love and get paid for it. But what if you don’t know what you love? You can end up stuck for months – even years – not knowing what direction to go, and unable to take even the first step. And that means you stay stuck in your current work –

How to cultivate the confidence you need to do what you love

Making the leap from your current work to doing what you love can seem kind of scary. How do you cultivate the confidence you need to make it happen? Watch this short video with me and Screw Work Let's Play Head Coach, Selina Barker, where we reveal a surprising truth about confidence: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwj7T8TMp3A What about you?

"I can't do what I love because..."

Do your particular circumstances make it seem impossible to do what you love? Do you find yourself (if you're being really honest) feeling a bit jealous of those that have made it - that seem to have been luckier or have had it a bit easier? Other people might come from more fortunate backgrounds, be

Growing fast and slow

Bamboo is the fastest growing plant in the world and can reach 30 metres in height. And despite being a member of the grass family, it's strong stuff - it's still used for scaffolding in Hong Kong. I have some bamboo in my mini tropical garden in London and when it was first planted I

Big dreams, small projects: What do you dream of doing?

It's easy to imagine that big dreams – like creating a wildly successful businesses – are the result of a grand vision that is planned out and then executed step by step. Nonsense! More often than not, a brilliant success starts with a humble project, done just for the fun of it. And it is

What's your story?

I grew up in the 1970s, a time when air travel was still a luxury for most people, and 'the jet-set' was still a meaningful demographic group. Because air travel was still something of a novelty, people were fascinated by it, and in particular by the occasional dramatic accidents that happened. Hollywood fed this gory

What to do when someone copies you

Radiohead's early albums The Bends and OK Computer positioned them as one of the most influential bands in the world – and inspired a new wave of sound-alike Britpop bands including Coldplay, Stereophonics, Muse and Travis. The next Radiohead album didn't come so easily. Band members all had different visions for Radiohead’s future, and Thom

Relax, your idea won't work

Have you got an idea swirling around your head and you're wondering if it could work? Maybe an idea for a business or a book or some other project? Have you been thinking about this for a while, holding off on getting started until you know your idea will work - that you can do