Sanity #015- Doing the work that is yours to do
If you find yourself on the edge of burnout, the biggest cause may be doing work outside your zone of genius.
Sanity Notes #014: How to stop drowning and get in the boat
How to help yourself escape the waves of chaos that entrepreneurship can bring.
Sanity Notes #013: How to go further with less effort (i.e., work like a rower)
We are not in the business of digging more ditches or pounding more nails. We are in the business of solving hard problems through creativity.
Sanity Notes #012- A surprising tool for preventing founder burnout
Looking to navigate or prevent founder burnout? Here's one helpful rock to look under.
Sanity Notes #011: The power of showing up as you
There is no need to wait; you can begin leaning away from perfectionism and into being you today
The cost of beating ourselves up when we fail
Change is hard. Being our own harshest critics does not help.
Sanity Notes #010- Rethinking ambition
How to navigate the tension between reaching high and living a more content life.
Sanity Notes #009- Let your friends be your secret weapon
Life, startups, young-children, and tight bank accountants can all make it hard to travel to see friends. Go anyway.
The value of slowing down
As the stakes get higher, we often feel pressure to go faster. Slowness might be a more helpful ally.
How to navigate founder burnout
An honest account of my own journey through founder burnout and what I have learned from coaching others.