Podcast Episode #35 // How to Set Goals Like a Bos...

Podcast Episode #35 // How to Set Goals Like a Boss with Paul Jarvis

We’re welcoming back our “Being Boss boyfriend,” Paul Jarvis, to talk about setting goals and focusing on what you want (rather than on fear). And digging in deep to the different approaches and views when it comes to goal setting.

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Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Setting goals with revenue and specific numbers and doing the work to get there
  • Fear of success
  • Focusing on your “what” vs. your “how”
  • Process vs Impact
  • Woo-woo and goals
  • Bucket list goals
  • Letting go of goals that no longer serve you


Minimalism Paul Jarvis


I like the process more than I like the outcome. I feel we're not in control of outcomes to a certain degree. -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'Goals are only things that exist if you are actively working toward them.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'If you don't like the process, then it doesn't really matter what the outcome is.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'I'm equally afraid of failure and success.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'Our intentions are evident even if we wish that they weren't. I write every week because I like doing it.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'I'm go-with-the-flow, but I'm 100% invested in action to keep in line with the direction I want to go.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet It's so much work not to be reactionary. The purpose of meditation and yoga is to find the calm in yourself. @pjrvs Click To Tweet 'I'm a big fan of relentlessly questioning things that we believe in or that we feel we need.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet 'The point of minimalism isn't to get rid of stuff, it's finding what serves me. And nothing else matters.' -@pjrvs Click To Tweet

Creative process

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