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I write every month — mostly directly and exclusively by email, though. I keep below the older updates, plus other writing. Enjoy!

41 Questions to Review 2019 + Plan a Massively Successful 2020 ☄️

Hello All! I am — as I write this — mid-way through my seven-week long (!) paternity leave. (As you might expect, there’s a lot of - very intense - travel, little baby included 😃 ). Being in December, it’s time for ... — The Annual Review, Version 2020: Key Questions...

My Biggest Productivity Discovery of 2018

Hello, Greetings from 🇫🇷 La Réunion - a little piece of France in the Indian Ocean. I’m here -- and in neighboring Mauritius (Country #120 :D) -- for a whole week of hiking, beaches and relaxation. I haven’t taken a whole week off since Easter (!) and the “switch off”...

Current Light List – Spring 2019

Morning Routine Woke up between 5.45am and 6.15amDrank 1/2l water just after wake up, took a (partly) cold showerWorked out in the gymDid my knee-strengthening exercisesListened an audiobook -- (I’m going through Will Durant’s History of Civilization, now in Volume...

Questions for 2019 Annual Review

General Review How does 2018 look vs. the ideas, dreams and goals from the AR 2018? What were my biggest successes (and failures)? Do the month-by-month list of items (what happened, what did I ship, where did I travel, etc.) Talent Stack Model Talent Stack What I have developed in 2018? What the key achievements […]

My 30+ Book & Course Recommendations – for High Performance, Marketing, Finance and More

​Originally published for my exclusive Monthly Email List. Hey, Greetings from Copenhagen! It’s been the nicest, sunniest, and warmest spring over here I can remember–like, we’d probably more days over 25 degrees (~75-80 F) so far this spring than the rest of my almost eight years in Denmark combined. It’s good times. It’s so nice that I even […]

Why You Should Visit Ethiopia + New Book Announcement

Hey! I normally don’t do long-ish trip reports, but this month I will. It kind-of built up spontaneously – I just wanted to write a few lines about my trip to Ethiopia, but the few lines ballooned a few dozen paragraphs! Besides that, I’ll share some news on my next book below 😎 Ethiopia – […]

Strategies & 52 Tactics to Improve Quality of Life

Hello, It’s almost April! 2018 is flying already – so, in this email I want to point to specific ways you can make it a healthier, happier and more comfortable year. Quality of Life (QOL) is a vague concept, but, according to Google, you can pin-point it to your personal health, happiness and comfort. Specifically: – Health – […]

Top Productivity Tools & Framework for a Successful Start to 2018

​Originally published for my exclusive Monthly Email List. Hello, Happy 2018! I hope you’d a good start for the New Year – I had a hectic (good hectic) first weeks. It’s always good to start the New Year with a bang. In this issue – three things: a) “The State of Productivity” – My Recommended […]