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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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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.

Connect with me:

My Podcasts:

LATEST POSTS

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My next step professionally

As of today, there is no more Sideways8, and I couldn't be more excited. We have been acquired by Dragon Army, one of the fastest-growing agencies in Atlanta, which also...
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I started a micro-podcast

I recently created a micro-podcast. It's my fourth podcast, so I seem to have a bit of an obsession. It's called The Slowdown, and it's a concise podcast about slowing...
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Crushing Busyness – Part 4 – The 2-Minute Rules

Two 2-minute rules are critical to my productivity. The first is from the book Atomic Habits by James Clear. James talks about creating habits that are less than 2-minutes long....
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Networking makes life better

Want to listen to this post as a 1 minute 28 second podcast? Yesterday evening I realized I needed a pressure washer for a project. I asked a few neighbors...
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We are adopting again! Here’s why.

Eight years ago, we started our adoption journey. We had heard about the need of orphans in China and knew we could make a difference for one child, so we...
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Become who you want to be in your mind first

I've always thought of myself as a writer. It's why I started blogging. It's why a kept blogging when my readership didn't grow very much. It's why I continued blogging...
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Embrace the Suck

When my alarm went off this morning, I didn't want to get up. I texted my workout partner, saying, "I am strongly considering trading sprint day for more sleep." Pretty...
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Crushing Busyness – Part 3 – Do Less Stuff

How much of what you do in a day is effective? All of us have daily tasks, meetings, habits, calls, etc., that aren't moving the ball forward. Part of crushing...
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Crushing Busyness – Part 2 – Rethink Your Defaults

Do you think about your defaults? These are your automated systems and responses that come up over and over. For example, when someone says, "how are you?" do you automatically...