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Finding time

This article first appeared in an issue of The List, my short-lived premium newsletter for content marketers.

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How do you find time to keep up with your writing schedule? You've got a million other things to do, and writing is so easy to push aside until later... only later ...


Getting ideas when you're stuck

This article first appeared in an issue of The List, my short-lived premium newsletter for content marketers.

I've been in an ideas drought lately. It's a tough place to be when you have a regular schedule to stick to—like a newspaper cartoonist or columnist who has no ...


How I manage my writing and get stuff done using index cards

I write a lot. Between my own blog and newsletter, the Exist blog, guest posts, and newsletter, and my client work, that's a lot of writing to keep track of.

I recently created a system to help me keep track of my writing and make sure I'm focused ...


Monthly Review: January 2015

At the start of each month I do a review in my Day One journal of my goals, habits, and experiments from the past month. During January 2015 I started using my @bellebethcooper Twitter account to share public logs of everything I get done each day. To continue the trend ...


My favorite iOS jailbreak tweaks

iPhone homescreen and second page

Around the start of 2014, I came across a jailbreak tweak that lets you add links to your reading list (Instapaper, Readability, etc.) from anywhere on your phone. In Safari, in Chrome, in Reddit apps. It worked like iOS 8 extensions, before they were a thing.

I wanted this tweak ...


My must-have apps 2014

Federico Viticci writes a set of posts for MacStories at the end of each year that I always enjoy reading: his must-have iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps for the year (though this year he's doing iPhone and iPad only). Reading through this year's iPad post I realised how ...


Taking a break

A couple of months ago I wrote about my new brand experiment. I wanted to have a clear focus for my personal brand and to be more consistent in my output. I decided to focus on content marketing for startups. I started writing one post on this blog every week ...


How I keep track of my tasks, projects, and content calendar

I'm on a never-ending quest to find the best ways to keep myself on-track and efficient. As such, I'm constantly experimenting with different workflows or methods of organisation. Recently I've developed a setup that's working really well. Here's what it involves.

Analogue and digital

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How to make "radar" meetings worthwhile

I've been struggling with networking for a while now. I wrote a post a few months ago where I mentioned some of the things I was struggling with, one being the feeling of networking being like a game or a competition. Apart from this, I've also felt that ...


A thank you

In the past year I've become more aware of the gender inequality in the tech industry, and the discrimination and abuse some women have encountered working in tech. I want to help improve this situation and I'm heartened by the brave people throughout the industry who are willing ...

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