While Daring Greatly

My name is Adam. I'm a Husband. Father of six. Wearer of fedoras. Startup co-founder (with an exit). Nonprofit co-founder. I create content about personal growth in life and leadership.

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While Daring Greatly

My name is Adam. I'm a Husband. Father of six. Wearer of fedoras. Startup co-founder (with an exit). Nonprofit co-founder. I create content about personal growth in life and leadership.

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LATEST POSTS

Perspective

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Perspective

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Productivity

2023 Habit Tracking – January

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I replaced my New Year’s resolution with this

I used to make New Year's Resolutions. It's just so tempting. It's a new year, a blank slate, a new beginning, and we can improve. But, like most, my resolutions...
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Automate and leave it alone

I'm a big fan of automation in work and life. Automation in work looks like auto emails sent to podcast guests and calendar booking software that helps me stop the...
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The door I want to have

I walk down the driveway, through the open garage, and without hesitation, open the door. The house I’m walking into is a place I’ve never lived, but it feels like...
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Leave the meeting early, you know you want to

The other day I went to a "required" parent meeting at my kid's school. I walked in and sat down at 5:58 pm. At 6:00 pm, the person leading the...
planmyweek

My simple method for planning an amazingly productive week

I've spent a lot of time over many years working on being more productive. I've used most of the popular apps, read books and articles, and obsessed more than a...
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I was totally wrong about Richard Simmons

I grew up seeing Richard Simmons on TV. He was larger than life, with big hair, wild outfits, and enough energy to power a small city. All my memories of...
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This is what a legacy should look like

About a month ago, one of my daughter's closest friends was killed in a single car accident. No one knows what happened, just that Michael Powell was on his way...
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Real Values vs. Wanted Values

Everyone has values. Values determine who we are, how we live, and what we do. Some of our values are obvious; someone that drives a fast sportscar values cars, for...
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3 things I love from my new morning routine, and 2 things I don’t

I've been trying out a new morning routine based on James Clear's (the author of Atomic Habits) morning routine. You can check out my video on this routine here. My routine...