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Feeling Busy?

Take a break and find some focus

Productivity Paradox

Raise your hand if you ever feel like you’re running an impossible race to get ALL-THE-THINGS done. It’s enough to stir up some fraudy feelings around never being able to complete enough things.

The truth is, the secret to being productive lies not only in doing the work but also in knowing what you value and what you need to prioritize, and how to best take care of yourself.

Because, spoiler alert: you can’t actually do everything.

But we totally get it if you’ve found yourself looking at a calendar and wondering how it’s already the middle of February. And honestly, we’re wondering that too!

Don’t worry. There’s still plenty of time to make things happen in 2022!

This week we’re bringing you the resources to make it do and maybe the permission not to (not that you need it).

Find Focus

  • Time blocking can be a game-changer for productivity and for protecting your boundaries. (article)

  • Raise your hand if you’re a browser tab hoarder. Fewer tabs may help you find more focus. (article)

  • Your workspace can have a huge impact on what you accomplish. These tips will help you upgrade your office to support doing your best work. (article)

  • Productivity is built on habits, routines, and a healthy mindset. Incorporating these 6 habits will help you create your most productive day. (article)

  • When you align your priorities with your values and intentions, productivity becomes the byproductHere are 5 tips to help make your day reflect what is most important to you. (article + video)

  • Overwhelmed by the never-ending list of new trends and technology? Here is your permission to not be on top of everything. (podcast)

  • Just need a break from it all? Try adding some forest bathing into your schedule and find a multitude of benefits. (article)

  • And if you’re finding the urge to label yourself with the “L” word, stop to consider that laziness doesn’t really exist. (podcast)

Take Action

  • Not sure where to start with your next project? May we suggest building a timeline as your first action. (article)

  • Is writing a book on your vision board? Get started today and self-publish with these 8 steps. (article)

  • Or maybe your big goal is launching a product in 2022? This checklist will help you set up a smooth launch. (article)

  • If you’re considering adding a new social media platform to your content schedule, you’ll want to consider these 5 things before you get started. (article)

  • Going live for your business can be a great way to connect with your audience. Get started with these free courses. (article)

In the Community

  • Figured out how to avoid client delays? Share your secrets for keeping your clients aligned with your project timeline with a boss that needs them. (community post)

  • Looking for a boss opportunity? Sass Magazine is currently hiring for multiple roles! (article)
Why is it so hard for bosses to rest when running a business? In this episode, Emily shares her experience with creative burnout and how she learned to heal her relationship with rest. She explains the importance of rest in order to show up and “do the work”. Emily also offers tips on how you can commit to getting the types of rest that fuel you toward greater fulfillment in life and business.

Upcoming Events

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New Member Orientation
Tuesday, February 17 at 5pm ET
Being Boss Community (open to all members)
Virtual Co-Working
Friday, February 18 at 1pm ET
Being Boss Community (open to all members)
Monday Meet-Up
Monday, February 21 at 2pm ET (every Monday)
Being Boss Community (open to all members)