Articles

Here you'll find a handy listing of some of my favorite articles I've written over the years.

Enjoy!
–M

8 Super Easy, Must-Do Steps To Protect Your WordPress Site From Hacks And Malware

10 Ways To Make A Request That Annoys, Ticks Off, Or Offends The Requestee… + What To Do Instead

11 Principles For Sane & Compassionate Communication On Social Media

11 Quotes On Taking Action

Aligning Action With Attention: Fixing The Importance Imbalance That Keeps Us Feeling Busy

Are These 5 Hiring Mistakes Costing Your Business Time & Money?

Are You Answering The Wrong Kinds Of Questions?

Are You Doing Or Only Knowing?

Cheerleaders & Advisors

Cheesecake Is Such A Scam

The Difference Between Having A Lot Of Work and Building A Business

Discover 5 Instant Marketing Boosters By Reading Over Your Client's Shoulder

Figuring Out What To Write About When You Think You Have Nothing To Write About

The First 3 Things Business Owners Need To Do When You Start Losing Control Of Your Business

Float On: The River And Resistance

Getting Wired In: How To Get Focused And Get Your Work Done Effectively

How To Always Know What To Focus On In Your Business: Introducing The Two Key Elements

How To Be Happy: 8 Foundational Principles Of Deep & Lasting Happiness

How To Email A Busy Person: 6 Tips For Effective Emails

How To Organize Your Business & Systems: 5 Principles For Clarity & Success

How To Stop Apologizing For Your Promotions

Hurry Up And Feel Busy: The Connection Between Hurrying And Busyness

I Don't Want To Run A Marathon

In Praise Of Questions And Still Learning

It Is What It Is: Turn This Phrase From A Conversation Stopper To An Action Starter

Making Money Is Easy (But Here's What Flashy Numbers Won't Tell You)

My Mom's 6 Secrets For Doing Big, Overwhelming, Stuck-Inducing Projects

The Myth Of Doing What's Easy and Fun, and Delegating the Rest

The #1 Rookie Marketing Mistake That Leads To Snooze-y, Ineffective Branding

The One Question You Must Ask Before Setting Your Business's Goals

Preventing The Spread Of Busyness

The Real Reason You're Not Taking Action On Your Goals

Remembering The Now

Riding The Entrepreneurial Coaster: Eyes Open & Exhale

Simple Is Not The Same As Easy

So You're The Boss… But Are You A Leader?

Stop To-Do List Overwhelm & Decision Paralysis (Even When Everything Feels Important)

This Is What I Believe: 20 Principles I Stand For

The Three Day Rule Of Effective Habits

Top 11 Quotes From Jenna Marbles On Being Yourself

The Truth About Your Business & Its Rough Patches

What Do I Say? A No-Fail Formula For Communicating In Sticky Situations

What Do You Do When Everything In Your Business Seems Hard?

What If You Didn't Have To Wait “Until”?

What the Heck Does EagleMouse Mean?

What's The Fritter-to-Value Ratio?

Why Buy the Cow When You Can Google the Milk for Free?

Why I Stopped Working With Busy People

Why Keeping Momentum Requires Getting Perspective

Why Creativity Needs Structure (And Your Business Needs Both)

Why I'm Not Living The Life I Dreamed — And Am Happy For It

Why People Pay Me For My Notes And What That Means For You

Why The People Who Love Your Idea Aren't Buying Your Product

Why You Can't Fall In Love With The Hows

Why You Should Simplify Your Business and How to Get Started

Why Your “Money Saving” Website Is Costing You Customers & Profits

You Don't Have To Convince Daryl Dixon