They promise to make you more productive, but they’re actually holding you back. Here’s how to demote them.

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The garden fork

I was going to visit my family overseas in a global pandemic. I had to schedule three different Covid tests in a 10-day period in two countries. I had to fill out a bunch of paperwork designed by government bureaucrats who had apparently never seen a website…

Everything we value in the lives we currently have rests in part on past bad decisions.

Is there anyone who doesn’t have a time or phase of their lives they regret? Something that they can’t quite forgive themselves for?

For me and many women I know, it’s stuff from our…

Jane Elliott PhD

Coach | Academic | Writer. There will be swearing.

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