Your ikigai is more of a compass than a map. By relying on your ikigai to steer you in the right direction, you'll end up with a more fulfilling career, a more sustainable business, and a longer, happier life.
Action before motivation
Getting yourself motivated to take action doesn't work the way most people think it does. Here's how you can break the cycle and get started right now.
Know what you're solving for
Having a successful career, business, or side project - and avoiding burnout - are both closely tied to being intrinsically motivated about your work.
Recovering from burnout
Burnout was the worst thing that ever happened to me, and recovering was difficult and painful - but it’s also been one of the most wonderful things I've gone through. I feel like I'm now on a better path - one that fits me and my values.
Give yourself space to notice the world around you - amazing things can happen when you do.
Making time management suck less
I'm no productivity expert - but there are a few things I've found that help me get more done in less time, while still keeping my sanity.
There is no secret sauce
Our world today is consumed by hacks, tips, tricks, and listicles - and building a business or life around them will only take you so far.
Make shit that matters
3 years ago, I had a stroke at age 27. I don't remember a lot. One minute I was in the office, and the next thing I can recall is coming out of the MRI.