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129 - Unpacking the Benefits of Agile Thinking (Part 2 of 3)

129 - Unpacking the Benefits of Agile Thinking (Part 2 of 3)

In this episode we talk about the benefits of using agile and how it can help your team to be more efficient AND effective.

The biggest benefit is ensuring that you’re building the right thing and not wasting time or energy, but there are many other benefits that come along with that. You’ll find customers and employees to be more excited because they’ve got buy in.

126 - Practical Ways to Make Small, Incremental Improvements

126 - Practical Ways to Make Small, Incremental Improvements

The show is back, and we have a new co-host!  We start this episode by talking about why incremental improvements are so important. It’s easy to get caught up what’s the latest and greatest fad in productivity, but in reality, it’s those small 1% improvements that end up moving the needle and creating real lasting improvements in productivity.

117 - Practical Tips on Showing Up 100% (with Josh Cheetham)

117 - Practical Tips on Showing Up 100% (with Josh Cheetham)

What does it take to show up 100% in all areas of your life?

It first takes a mindset shift.  Then, it takes a good look in the mirror.  My guest today, Josh Cheetham will give us some really cool insight on how to show up 100% in everything you do by learning how to be your true self.

115 - How to Save an Unproductive Content Creator (w/Brian Musial)

115 - How to Save an Unproductive Content Creator (w/Brian Musial)

Do you create content? Any kind of content at all?

So today is a really cool episode…you know how I’ve been talking about how much time the podcast has been taking since I changed to this new format? Well, if you create content of any kind, and you really want get the most out of all your hard work then storyboarding is your answer. My guest today is Brian Musial of the Health Geeks podcast, he’s not only a health expert but a true renaissance man, a jack of all trades who’s mastered the art of storytelling through video and now, he’s helping people tell better stories whether they’re blogging, podcasting, posting on social media or writing a landing page…Brian will get you where you need to go.

110 - What Should I Be Working On, Really? (with Jeff J Hunter)

110 - What Should I Be Working On, Really? (with Jeff J Hunter)

Have you ever felt a little stuck? Like you’re not working on the right things? If there’s ever been anyone I’ve known in my life who knows how to spend his time working on only the 10% of things that actually matter it’s Jeff J Hunter.  He’s the founder of the 9010 Life program, because it’s not 80/20 anymore, it’s actually 9010, where 90% of the things we do, we shouldn’t actually be doing…

89 - Optimizing Your ONE Thing (with Jay Papasan)

89 - Optimizing Your ONE Thing (with Jay Papasan)

If you don’t know Jay Papasan, author of the Wallstreet Journal’s Best Selling book, The One Thing, you either haven’t been listening to this show or you’re not all that keen on reading phenomenal books on business…

Either way, author, executive, corporate speaker, Jay Papasan is not only a best-selling author, he serves as Vice President and executive editor at Keller Williams Realty International, the worlds largest real estate company. 

We took a full hour, but it was jam-packed with some truly once-in-a-lifetime content.

 

88 - ALL the One Things! (Panel w/ Steve Cunningham & Joe Girard)

88 - ALL the One Things! (Panel w/ Steve Cunningham & Joe Girard)

You can’t expect to just work 10x harder and get 10x the results…

Life and business just don’t work that way and my guests on my “All the One Things” Panel, Steve Cunningham and Joe Girard confirm this concept in a big way.

I don’t think I could have hand-picked a better ONE Thing expert panel than we put together for you in this episode.  These guys are two of the most enthusiastic ONE Thing enthusiasts I’ve ever met.  

87 - The Guru's are Wrong: This is Your Perfect Day (with Craig Ballantyne)

87 - The Guru's are Wrong: This is Your Perfect Day (with Craig Ballantyne)

Many great concepts are born from unlikely places…In the case of Craig Ballantyne, he started from a place of anxiety.  How does it feel to hear your alarm clock go off only to flip to your side and check your email? 

Not good.  Is this the life you want to live? Of course not. Craig’s been helping people get after it so they can get more done, make more money and still get home on time for dinner since the 90’s.  Craig Ballantyne is a Productivity & Success Transformation Coach from Toronto and the author of The Perfect Day Formula: How to Own the Day and Control Your Life. 

86 - Just Keep Swimming (with Dave Chesson)

86 - Just Keep Swimming (with Dave Chesson)

When all else fails, just keep swimming…

Dave Chesson is the man!  He’s an 11-year veteran who’s been a nuclear engineer, a military diplomat and even an International Arms Dealer for the US Government.  

These days he spends his time sipping tea with princesses, chasing the boogie man out of closets and running Kindlepreneur, a website devoted to teaching people advanced book marketing…not to mention being a super-cool guest on Make it Snappy!

85 - From Dumpster Diving to Monetizing (with Joshua Lisec)

85 - From Dumpster Diving to Monetizing (with Joshua Lisec)

Desperate situations require focus and process...

My ONE Thing guest today is freelance writer and freedom enthusiast, Mr. Joshua Lisec. Joshua helps men and women with a marketable skill stand on their value and escape what he calls “cubicle slavery” and become the Go-To Freelancer of their niche.  

As Joshua scaled up his side gig into a full-time business, he discovered the power of a “ONE Thing, ONE Focus” mindset — spend time only on what’s going to get you home runs in your business while brutally cutting away all those "good ideas" that just take you in circles.

84 - This is How You Let it Flow! (with Clem Harrod)

84 - This is How You Let it Flow! (with Clem Harrod)

How do you let it flow?

No one does it better than my guest, Dr. Clem “Let if Flow” Harrod, who I’ve been wanting to bring back on my since way back on Episode 5.  Not only does Clem join me every month on our panels to help answer your burning questions, but he’s also the video projectionist for the best of us…

Come flow with us on this monumental episode of Make it Snappy!

83 - Rolling with Your Wheel of Life (with Erik Fisher)

83 - Rolling with Your Wheel of Life (with Erik Fisher)

Everyone has a wheel of life… In this wheel there are spokes for the various areas we experience…but what I learned is that if you’ve nailed your ONE thing, it will serve as the axle to keep the wheel on the truck so everything rolls smoothly. 

My guest today is one of my favorite podcasters in the productivity space, and he’s been doing this for a really long time.  His name is Erik Fisher, and he has one of the best podcasts out there…Beyond The To-Do List.