Addicted to doing

Addicted to doing

Self-employment is a welcome refuge for people addicted to doing. When you work for yourself doing what you love, work becomes a Catch 22. It’s really easy to work through evenings, weekends, and holidays when you tell yourself that you enjoy work, there’s little...
Making joy a KPI

Making joy a KPI

Although business has changed dramatically in the last 10 years, some antiquated ideas persist. Like the dichotomy between generosity, service, authenticity and integrity somehow being at odds with earning money in business. Or how work is not meant to be enjoyable or...
Why heart needs hustle needs heart

Why heart needs hustle needs heart

Business is the exchange of value for cash. But businesses are run by people and people are complicated.Case in point: I presented to a room full of self-employed people at a conference on finding joy in business. I asked people to raise their hand if they were...