5 Reasons Why Working On Your Firm Is Absolutely Worth The Time

5 Reasons Why Working On Your Firm Is Absolutely Worth The Time

The struggle to make time to work ON your firm–as opposed to IN it–is REAL.

I meet designers every week who are too busy, overwhelmed, and overworked by their own workload.

It’s the ebb and flow.

Feast and famine.

The common juggling act that consists of building relationships and delivering the work promised.

Yet, the answer to this common overwhelm is counterintuitive.

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How to Price Your Value with More Confidence

How to Price Your Value with More Confidence

If you feel held back by the ‘starving artist’ mentality, this episode is for you.

Jacquette Timmons is a brilliant financial behaviorist that supports entrepreneurs–including architects and designers–make better choices around money. Her mission is to help entrepreneurs design their businesses to align with their personal life aspirations. (And she has immensely helped me!)

With over 20 years experience working with individuals across the wealth spectrum, she helps people embrace and define their financial success beyond just dollars and cents.

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How To Make the Most Impact Before the New Year

How To Make the Most Impact Before the New Year

The clouds are hovering over London. The leaves are falling and changing color. And the days are getting shorter.

As we enter the final three months of the year, my energy towards the unmet goals I set in January begins to wane.

Anticipating the fresh start of a new year seems so much more exciting.

That’s because new years are chock full of possibility, hope and opportunity. It’s that grass-is-always-greener feeling.

Tell me, do you feel that, too?

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How To Stop Your Quest to Be More

How To Stop Your Quest to Be More

Highs and lows. Ebbs and flows. Comfort and discomfort. Ease and challenge.

No matter who you are, what you do, or where you are, this is the reality of life.

Over the past month, I’ve been speaking with (and primarily listening to) a variety of architects:

  • individuals who aspire to run their own practice
  • individuals who run their own practice
  • and individuals who help others improve their practices

They have all been incredibly open, honest, and raw in sharing their struggles, challenges, and triumphs.

And they all are striving to be better and do more in order to reach that pinnacle of success.

But what if we have all that we need, right here, right now?

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Do you really focus on your value?

Do you really focus on your value?

“My time is valuable.”

We can all agree that our time is important to us.

Our time is worth money.

Our time is imprinted consciously or subconsciously with the principles we stand for in life.

Each of us wants to make the most of the time we have.

But do you know how you actually use your time?

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