The power of being lost

The power of being lost

How to keep getting lost and find yourself anyway.

January 31, 2022 · 5 min · Ondrej Markus
Design your lives

Design your lives

Create three different versions of the next five years of your life.

January 27, 2022 · 4 min · Ondrej Markus
Find meaning

Find meaning

How to create meaning and purpose in your life and work?

January 20, 2022 · 6 min · Ondrej Markus
Start where you are

Start where you are

A friend once told me: I don’t know what I want to do in life. I really need a near-death experience to find out.

January 13, 2022 · 6 min · Ondrej Markus
Do the most important work first

Do the most important work first

Every morning after I make coffee and write my Morning Pages, I work until noon on the most important project of the day. Doing or not doing what’s important makes the difference between feeling good or bad about my day. It doesn’t matter if I worked hard for 12 hours today. If the important thing didn’t get done, I don’t feel like I did my best. I got distracted by easier or louder tasks....

January 10, 2022 · 6 min · Ondrej Markus
Write public reflections

Write public reflections

It’s the best way to start writing and improve at anything you do.

January 6, 2022 · 6 min · Ondrej Markus
2021: The Courage to Try

2021: The Courage to Try

A very personal reflection on my work in 2021.

January 3, 2022 · 9 min · Ondrej Markus
Get from idea to paying customers in 4 weeks

Get from idea to paying customers in 4 weeks

This article is a case study of how I launched a course from idea to paying customers in four weeks. I show exactly what I did so you can use it to create your own products with less time and effort. Let’s go. Part 1: So many ideas, so little time In February 2021, I had an idea for a course. I didn’t even know what exactly the course would be, only that it would be for creators and entrepreneurs....

December 27, 2021 · 8 min · Ondrej Markus
4 ways to do a year reflection

4 ways to do a year reflection

The year’s end is an opportunity to zoom out from the daily chaos and see the bigger picture of where your life is going. What worked well for you this year? What surprised you? What do you want more or less of in your life? Learn about yourself I’m doing a reflection every year. I like to mentally close whatever I fucked up last year and move on towards the sweet sweet failures awaiting me in the next one....

December 23, 2021 · 5 min · Ondrej Markus
Be bad to get good

Be bad to get good

Whatever you are trying to learn, if you are not willing to be bad at it first, you will never get good.

December 20, 2021 · 4 min · Ondrej Markus