46 min

Carolyn Creswell's annual self-reflection ritual, her favourite productivity hacks, and why she never eats lunch at her desk. How I Work

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My guest today is Carolyn Creswell. As Australian listeners probably know, Carolyn is the founder of Carman’s muesli, which is in pretty much every supermarket in Australia and is exported to 32 countries around the world. Over the last 25 years, Carolyn has built Carman’s into a $100 million dollar business.


But there is so much more to Carolyn that just delicious tasting muesli. She has given so much thought to the way she works and this interview is full of really practical gems. We talk about:


Her morning routineWhy she doesn’t do coffee meetings - and what she does insteadHer trick to making new year’s resolutions stickHer annual self-reflection ritualThe role self-discipline plays in her lifeWhy Carolyn doesn’t listen to the newsCarolyn’s happy placeHow she plans her year in advanceWhy she books all her hair appointments for the whole year in JanuaryHow she protects family timeWhy Carolyn never eats lunch at her deskHer favourite productivity appsCarolyn’s novel way of using to-do list softwareWhy you will never catch Carolyn in a lieCarolyn’s approach to giving feedback

You can find more about Carolyn and Carman’s at https://www.carmanskitchen.com.au/


Visit amanthaimber.com/podcast for full show notes.


Get in touch at amantha@inventium.com.au
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My guest today is Carolyn Creswell. As Australian listeners probably know, Carolyn is the founder of Carman’s muesli, which is in pretty much every supermarket in Australia and is exported to 32 countries around the world. Over the last 25 years, Carolyn has built Carman’s into a $100 million dollar business.


But there is so much more to Carolyn that just delicious tasting muesli. She has given so much thought to the way she works and this interview is full of really practical gems. We talk about:


Her morning routineWhy she doesn’t do coffee meetings - and what she does insteadHer trick to making new year’s resolutions stickHer annual self-reflection ritualThe role self-discipline plays in her lifeWhy Carolyn doesn’t listen to the newsCarolyn’s happy placeHow she plans her year in advanceWhy she books all her hair appointments for the whole year in JanuaryHow she protects family timeWhy Carolyn never eats lunch at her deskHer favourite productivity appsCarolyn’s novel way of using to-do list softwareWhy you will never catch Carolyn in a lieCarolyn’s approach to giving feedback

You can find more about Carolyn and Carman’s at https://www.carmanskitchen.com.au/


Visit amanthaimber.com/podcast for full show notes.


Get in touch at amantha@inventium.com.au
For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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