the minor team

The Minor Team: Growing a team without hiring [PMP #142]

In the past, I’ve been pretty open about how I don’t want to scale or grow my business. If in 5 years I’m in the same place as where I am right now and I’m still enjoying my work, I wouldn’t have an issue with this.

To be clear, I still do what I can to be more efficient and earn more. My goal is to grow without sacrificing time or freedom.

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Unlabel by Marc Ecko [Book Summary & PDF]

With Unlabel, you will learn how to discover your own voice by overcoming fear and taking action, what it means to deliver on your promises, why failure is essential, how to understand how your product or service makes people feel, and how to recognise if your nostalgia for the past is hampering your ability to envision your future.

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How to simplify your tech with Kia Kamgar

How to simplify your tech with Kia Kamgar [PMP #140]

I hear from people all the time who are confused about which tools to use and how they all fit together. In this day and age, most of us rely on a collection of tools and services to organise our tasks, plan our time and to actually do our work. However, things get tricky when you consider that some tools are quite similar and it's not always clear when you should use what. To help clarify some of these issues so you can get a better handle on your own “technology stack”, I've called in my good friend, Kia (pronounced “Kay”) Kamgar.

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Never Split the Difference Book Summary PDF

Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss [Books Summary & PDF]

Life is a series of negotiations you should be prepared for. Taking emotional intelligence and intuition to the next level, Never Split the Difference gives you the competitive edge in any discussion. Written by a former international hostage negotiator for the FBI, this book and summary offers a new, field-tested approach to negotiations, whether in business, in your personal life, or at home.

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Overcoming shiny object syndrome with Matt and Joe from Evergreen Profits [PMP #137]

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Joe and Matt from Evergreen Profits. Self-proclaimed “generalists”, Matt and Joe are hosts of The Hustle and Flowchart podcast where they discuss a range of topics on their podcast, from online business and productivity to podcasting and self-improvement. As you can expect, these guys are my kind of people and I really enjoyed picking their brains.

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