Paul Jarvis

Designer, best selling author & gentleman of adventure.


Audience growth

By Paul Jarvis

The common thread between people who hire me to do websites, consulting, buy my books, listen to my podcast, or take my courses is this: they…


An open letter to product customers

By Paul Jarvis

I make a living by selling to you. Yes, you, the person who’s reading this right now (hi, there!). Consulting, books…


How do you give yourself the space necessary to create?

A writing prompt for you with a free photo pack from Death to Stock, Paul Jarvis & Medium.

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Post Failure

By Paul Jarvis

Failure can be demoralizing, but it’s not that important.

Releasing or launching anything means giving up control, and that…


Launching means giving up control


Launching a product is an amazing, stressful, and proud moment.

The problem is, the second you press the “launch” button (if those…


8 out of 10 statistics are completely made up


According to a study done by Bloomberg, eight out of 10 small businesses will fail within the first 18 months.


Tweeting my way through the Himalayas

One of my clients told me that social media sabbaticals are the new treks through Nepal. Taking a social media sabbatical is trendy, takes some…


The Step Back

By Paul Jarvis

As makers, creators, doers, builders, freelancers, we focus almost entirely on those things we produce. Especially in the beginning, because that…


The motivating and scary allure of expressing yourself in your work


The thing with lines in the sand is that they create division.


Objectification & harassment in tech


Ultimately, I don’t want to talk about the harassers or even the victims, I want to talk about everyone else.