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EP 010 – The Crossroads of Should and Must

EP 010 – The Crossroads of Should and Must

Elle Luna’s THE CROSSROADS OF SHOULD AND MUST
 

I used to hate this poem: “Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both…” Yes, I hate it when people quoted or talked about Robert Frost’s “The Road Not Taken.” Why? Because it’s sooo cliché.

EP 008 – The Icarus Deception

EP 008 – The Icarus Deception

Seth Godin’s THE ICARUS DECEPTION
 
Earlier this year, at 29 years old I walked away from a path I carefully carved out for myself in the last 6 or so years. This path that would have perfectly laid out my life for the next few decades until my – “retirement.”

EP 006 – BIG MAGIC

EP 006 – BIG MAGIC

Elizabeth Gilbert’s BIG MAGIC
 
A few people have told me “I don’t know if I’m the right audience for your podcast. First of all, I’m not creative. Second of all, I don’t know if I would ever quit my job to pursue something creative.”

EP 004 – The One Thing

EP 004 – The One Thing

Gary Keller and Jay Papasan’s THE ONE THING
 
The point of spending a disproportionate amount of time on what is important to you is that eventually mastery and expertise will ensue. Then one day. . . one day you will be able to support yourself with that One Thing that is meaningful to you.

EP 002 – The War of Art

EP 002 – The War of Art

Steven Pressfield’s THE WAR OF ART
 
We show up 5 days a week and stay on the clock for 8 hours a day. We master the technique of our job. We receive compliments and criticism. We get a paycheck. We go home. We are professionals.