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Tips for writing a series with Meredith Stoddard character development energy management historical fiction how to structure a book how to write complex characters time management women's fiction

The TufFish Show is for writers who want to get their first, next or current book out into the world, and this week we welcomed author Meredith Stoddard!

Meredith shared so much goodness about things to think about when writing a series as well as techniques she uses to ensure each book aligns...

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Permission to be brave and honor your energy for writing with Ellen Goodwin books with neuro-science principles business of being an author editing process energy management goals into habits how to bring a vision to life imposter syndrome non-fiction productivity self-care for authors time management

The TufFish Show is for writers who want to get their first, next or current book out into the world, and this week we welcomed Ellen Goodwin!

Permission to be brave and how energy patterns impact our work as writers were key nuggets from this wonderful interview with Ellen. She shared her...

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Overcoming Overwhelm confidence goals into habits how to bring a vision to life leadership development leadership skills mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness overcoming overwhelm podcast problem solving productivity putting goals into action self-care time management

As you lead your business or organization, it can get noisy and overwhelm can start to creep in.

Lots of information come in from different sources, and you must decipher which ones require your attention to move your vision forward.

Sometimes it can feel like there’s so much happening.

So...

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Are You A Priority? confidence decision making leadership development mindset mindset of a leader mindset of an entrepreneur mindset of greatness podcast productivity self-care time management

As you lead your organization or business, time becomes a resource that you might feel you don’t ever really have enough of.

There’s always something that needs to be done. Something that requires your attention for the vision to move forward.

Just as some tasks or projects are...

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The technology we have is amazing because we can use it to bridge time zones and footprints. With that in mind, here are six quick tips to help step up your efforts when connecting and engaging with remote team members or clients:

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When you're able to see the other person and engage...

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A productivity secret for #allthethings communication critical thinking decision making delegate how to be a leader how to bring a vision to life know your strengths leadership development leadership skills mindset podcast productivity putting goals into action time management vision

As a small business owner or entrepreneur, there are many things that need to get done for your business to move forward. You can feel like you wear a million hats, and most days, it feels like there are five sitting on your head at once.

When you look at your project management tool or to do...

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Learning and Leading change management confidence continuous improvement critical thinking decision making goals into habits how to be a leader how to bring a vision to life know your strengths leadership development leadership skills mindset of a leader productivity putting goals into action self-care time management

 

So let's talk about continual learning, and specifically when you've invested money or time or both to advance or strengthen your skills as a leader. 

Perhaps it's a small investment relatively speaking like reading or listening to a book. Maybe it's a course or seminar you attended,...

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Evaluating and Elevating Your Habits continuous improvement decision making goals into habits how to bring a vision to life leadership skills problem solving time management

 

You know I love quotes.

Sometimes they are little bursts of inspiration or motivation, and sometimes they are gentle reminders to take action to change.

When I first saw this quote by Therese Fowler: 

“Some rules are nothing but old habits that people are afraid to change”...

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