Unplug: 26 People Share How They Recharge and Reconnect to Passion, Presence and Purpose

If you’d like to enjoy more passion, presence, and purpose in your life, I encourage you to read Deb Ozarko’s new book Unplug, which is about reconnecting with your true self. Deb is an amazing woman, and her book is powerfully heart-centered and transformational. I personally contributed a chapter to it. I deeply respect and…

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The Downward & Upward Spiral of Health & Productivity

By Leo Babauta The bad news about health and productivity habits is that if you start to slip up, things can slowly spiral downward. If you are tired, you can’t focus on your important work, you don’t make time for exercise or cooking healthy food, so you grab some fast food, you veg out in […]

2016 Workshop Topics

I’m happy to announce that the topics for the 2016 Las Vegas workshops have been selected: Jul 29-31 – Conscious Abundance Workshop (overcoming scarcity, creating abundance, the Law of Attraction) Aug 19-21 – Conscious Mind Workshop (focus, clarity, self-discipline, mental skills) Oct 14-16 – Conscious Life Workshop (lifestyle design, freedom, independence, creating your own path)…

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Redesigning StevePavlina.com – Part 9

This is part 9 of the 9-part series on Redesigning StevePavlina.com. Convergence Getting the website from beginning to launch took a lot of patience. From late October 2015 through the final launch on April 1st, 2016, I often felt that I could wrap up and launch the site within a week if I wanted to.…

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Set Powerful Deadlines

By Leo Babauta This week, I am cramming out work, because I’m leaving on a cruise that’s going to last almost a month. I am not usually this productive, but I’m really killing it because I want to get all my work done before I leave. On the cruise, I have two big projects I’ve […]

Redesigning StevePavlina.com – Part 8

This is part 8 of the 9-part series on Redesigning StevePavlina.com. Monetization When monetizing a website, it’s common to think in terms of a sales funnel, an analogy I find dehumanizing and prefer to avoid. I understand that this model can be effective at generating sales. But treating people as inputs to a funnel doesn’t…

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Redesigning StevePavlina.com – Part 7

This is part 7 of the 9-part series on Redesigning StevePavlina.com. WordPress Plugins In addition to writing two of my own WordPress plugins, a significant part of this project also involved researching, testing, selecting, and configuring other quality plugins to use on my site. The WordPress Plugin Directory has more than 44,000 plugins at the…

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How to Handle the Difficult Times

By Leo Babauta Sometimes, life just wallops us against the head, deals us with such a blow that it takes our breath away. A loved one dies, you lose a job, someone you care about gets sick, your car gets totaled, or hopelessness hits you. What do we do when the world around us crumbles, […]

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Redesigning StevePavlina.com – Part 6

This is part 6 of the 9-part series on Redesigning StevePavlina.com. Main Blog Page For the main blog page, I wanted to go with something simpler and more visual than the WordPress default. I usually give every article a reasonably clear title, so people can tell what an article is about just by seeing the…

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