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How To Start A Passion Project One Day At A Time

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Step #1: Why start this project in the first place?

Your turn: Can you come up with 7–10 reasons to start your passion project right now? For example: ____________________

Step #2: How do I get started? I don’t know what step to take!

Image from Seth Godin’s blog.

1. What do you call someone, who is already doing the thing you want to do?

2. What’s the main thing an X does?

Your turn: Are you able to find answers to these two questions right now? 1. What job title would you give someone, who does what you’re setting out to do? For example: ____________________2. What’s the main thing someone with that title does? For example: ____________________

Step #3: What do I do every day? How can I make this part of my routine?

1. Use existing structures, or none at all.

Your turn: Can you think of a platform that fits your passion project? Where could you share it publicly? For example: ____________________

2. Turn pro from the start.

Your turn: When and where will you show up and do your work? Settle this, right here, right now. For example: ____________________

Recap: How to start a passion project one day at a time

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Better Humans

Better Humans is a collection of the world's most trustworthy writing on human potential and self improvement by coaches, academics, and aggressive self-experimenters. Articles are based on deep personal experience, science, and research. No fluff, book reports, or listicles.