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5 Ways to be More Nimble (Fast Tips Fridays)

Nimble is my word of the year (more here)! These are some of the aspects of nimbleness I’ve been reflecting on and trying to put into practice…  Change plans without changing priorities. Be flexible about the route you take toward achieving goals without sabotaging the intended destination. Be responsive (rather than avoidant or impulsive) to…
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The Opposite of Distraction: 3 Things I Learned from Indistractable by Nir Eyal

“The opposite of distraction is not focus but rather traction.” – Nir Eyal

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Being Nimble in Life, Work, and Writing (Middlesode 038)

What does it mean to stay nimble in life and work? Nicole reflects on the inspiration behind her 2020 theme word.

I’m 1 Month into My #220for2020 Reading Challenge: What I’ve Learned So Far

Just finished reading book 18 of the year… Here’s what I’ve learned so far.

5 tips to beat procrastination (full text also in blog post...)

5 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Time for another Fast Tips Fridays! What do you do to deal with procrastination? Here are my top 5 tips!  Learn the strategy of Time Blocking. You’re less likely to engage in distraction with a clear plan that signals what you’re actually being distracted from. Procrastination is a way of avoiding discomfort. Identify what that…
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Bravign the Handler (book) by Jessica Handler

The Book I Recommend Most Often as a Writing Coach

Few books have influenced me more as a writer than Jessica Handler’s Braving the Fire.

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Writer Websites (Ep 037)

Nicole and Sarah talk about their recent website changes, from design to structure to SEO.

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Monthly Planning (Middlesode 36)

On today’s Middlesode, Sarah breaks down her monthly planning process.

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Reclaim Your Life from the Screen with these 5 Books

The 5 best books to fight distraction and engage mindfully with digital technology.

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Strong and Nimble: Our Goals for 2020 (Ep 035)

From book proposals to sabbaticals to buying mascara to finally visiting a dentist after twelve years: Nicole and Sarah talk about their 2020 goals.