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DIARY OF A DOER

Diary of a Doer features interviews with business owners and practical strategies for businesses, thought leaders, and influencers who want to determine the next steps in their business and grow.

PODCAST

DIARY OF A DOER

Diary of a Doer features interviews with business owners and practical strategies for businesses, thought leaders, and influencers who want to determine the next steps in their business and grow.

Season 2 Episode 43: Overcoming Decision Fatigue

Season 2 Episode 43: Overcoming Decision Fatigue

Today we’re talking about something I suffer from every. Damn. day. It is DECISION FATIGUE.

The longer I lead, the more I get why some people wear black T-Shirts and jeans every single day. It’s so they have the bandwidth to decide what book cover they want, or what to name their next masterclass.

It’s hard making decisions all day, every day.

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Season 2 Episode 41: Your Business Should Serve the Whole Person

Season 2 Episode 41: Your Business Should Serve the Whole Person

No matter what your business is, you serve people.

You’re not just “doing stuff” or “providing a service” — you are solving a problem that a person has.

The trouble is, many of us start looking at the people we serve in a silo. We don’t see them, or serve them, as a “whole person.”

I believe all Leaders are capable of serving the whole person. Ready to find out how? Listen to today’s episode to learn.

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Season 2 Episode 40: Making Healthy Boundaries a Habit

Season 2 Episode 40: Making Healthy Boundaries a Habit

Have you ever been self-conscious about your leadership style? Or worried that your leadership doesn’t fit the mold for what a leader “should” be?

I feel this way all the time.

Sometimes I feel like I’m really thriving in my leadership seat. Other days, I feel totally insecure that I’m not good enough and don’t know what I’m doing.

It’s the realization that — shit. I’m not perfect.

I can have one or twenty people on my team and it doesn’t matter. I will ALWAYS be learning how to lead.

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Season 2 Episode 39: Reflecting On Imperfect Leadership

Season 2 Episode 39: Reflecting On Imperfect Leadership

Have you ever been self-conscious about your leadership style? Or worried that your leadership doesn’t fit the mold for what a leader “should” be?

I feel this way all the time.

Sometimes I feel like I’m really thriving in my leadership seat. Other days, I feel totally insecure that I’m not good enough and don’t know what I’m doing.

It’s the realization that — shit. I’m not perfect.

I can have one or twenty people on my team and it doesn’t matter. I will ALWAYS be learning how to lead.

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Season 2 Episode 37: Why Working With People Who ‘Figure It Out’ Is a Key To Success

Season 2 Episode 37: Why Working With People Who ‘Figure It Out’ Is a Key To Success

I know from experience that when you work as an Executive Assistant, you can be asked to help your Executive with almost everything. Planning a funeral, catching and relocating a groundhog, or revising an itinerary when a lunch and a flight conflict.

How do you make it work? Well, you figure it out.

Today, I want to talk about why as a Leader it’s OK and important to want to work with people who are capable of “figuring it out.”

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Season 2 Episode 35: Hiring an Executive Assistant Again After Being Burned

Season 2 Episode 35: Hiring an Executive Assistant Again After Being Burned

Are you a business owner who has felt burned by an Executive Assistant or two? You’re not alone.

Maybe it was your fault for not being clear with expectations. Or, maybe your former EA ghosted you without warning.

Whatever the case, trying to hire after disappointment is hard. You worry about investing time, money and resources in someone who may not work out. It’s OK that you feel gun shy!

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Season 2 Episode 33: 11 Ways to Keep Your Passion Alive In Your Business

Season 2 Episode 33: 11 Ways to Keep Your Passion Alive In Your Business

Passion is the start of any good business idea. That, and identifying a problem.

Unfortunately, the rigor of actually creating and sustaining a business can be the reason many of you feel less passionate about what you do every day.

Today, I want to talk to you about how to keep the passion alive in your business.

I have 11 strategies that you can act on right away.

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