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A podcast on navigating the professional world including tech, travel, and books. Hosted by Habbi and Hailley. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/makeworkwork/support

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A podcast on navigating the professional world including tech, travel, and books. Hosted by Habbi and Hailley. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/makeworkwork/support

    MWW 22: Kinda Wild But Also Fun

    MWW 22: Kinda Wild But Also Fun

    After some pretty serious and very mathematical follow up, Habbi and Hailley talk about their calendars, share books from last year, and reveal their 2020 themes. Other topics that come up include surprise parties and what the year looks like from one’s mind (wild!).

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    Timestamps:

    00:08:56 Follow up
    00:20:08 Holiday catch-up and calendar woes
    00:29:15 Calendars woes
    00:35:56 Visualizing the year
    00:48:28 Books
    01:06:15 Reading goals
    01:13:56 Themes of the year

    Mentioned during the show:

    2019 Spotify wrapped
    Pastel de nata
    Boxing Day
    Tim Hortons
    Bank holidays
    National holidays in Iceland

    Family day in Canada
    Goodreads Year in Books
    Hailley’s Year in Books
    Habbi’s Year in Books
    Episode 19, The Artist’s Way
    The Artist’s Way, by Julia Cameron

    My Friend Anna, by Rachel Deloache Williams
    The Enneagram Made Easy, by Renee Baron
    The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, by Taylor Jenkins Reid
    Hank Green
    Becoming, by Michelle Obama
    Upstairs at the White House, by J.B. West

    Artemis, by Andy Weir
    The Complete Princess Trilogy, by Jean Sasson
    Dreyer’s English, by Benjamin Dreyer

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    • 1 hr 40 min
    MWW 21: The Year of Smooth Sailing

    MWW 21: The Year of Smooth Sailing

    In this massive final episode of 2019, Habbi and Hailley tackle one of their favourite topics —  the end of year. They reflect on yearly themes, share all their numbers and reveal a secret that they’ve kept for the past year. This episode is packed with stats, end of year favourites, and, of course, plans for 2020. Happy New Year, everyone!



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    Timestamps:

    00:03:41 Follow up
    00:19:29 Yearly themes
    00:50:21 MWW stats from 2019
    01:09:58 End of year favourites: tech
    01:22:13 End of year favourites: travel
    01:42:16 End of year favourites: books
    01:56:11 2020 goals
    02:06:49 End of year plans



    Mentioned on the show: 

    The Artist's Way Workbook, by Julia Cameron
    People that helped with Habbi’s blog post: Martyn, Alice, Kerry, Eric, Jaslyn, and Rosa
    ILYS
    Yearly themes episodes: Episode 9, Episode 12
    The Daily Stoic, by Ryan Holiday
    Buffer’s values
    Being Boss podcast
    Anchor
    Article: Thanks for listening to a year of MakeWorkWork

    LG 25-in UltraWide Monitor
    RSI
    MOFT Laptop Stand
    Yeti Rambler Tumbler
    Habbi’s 84-point travel checklist
    Marie Kondo
    Habbi’s travel cubes
    Away travel cubes 

    Habbi’s profile on Goodreads
    Hailley’s profile on Goodreads
    My Friend Anna, by Rachel Deloache Williams
    Anna Delvey

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    • 2 hr 27 min
    MWW 20: Dang. That's a Good Looking Email Provider

    MWW 20: Dang. That's a Good Looking Email Provider

    After their respective two months of craziness, Habbi and Hailley discuss how much time they spend preparing to do the work and favourite email apps plus, there are a few things to set straight about an EDM concert and some Hogwarts quiz results.

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    Timestamps:

    00:16:10 The Buzzfeed Hogwarts sorting quiz
    00:23:09 LinkedIn follow up
    00:27:09 Thoughts on preparation time (and email)
    00:59:40 Habbi’s phone was stolen

    Mentioned during the show:

    EDM
    Ticketmaster
    Buzzfeed’s Hogwarts sorting quiz
    Hailley’s Buzzfeed quiz results
    The REAL Harry Potter quiz
    Our P.O. Box
    Habbi’s LinkedIn profile

    Interview with Hailley
    Accelerator where Habbi is a mentor
    Spark email
    Gmail
    MWW 11: Grandma is Flagged as Important
    Superhuman
    Newton
    Outlook

    Chrome
    Firefox
    Todoist
    1Password
    Charlottesville, Virginia
    Alice’s show notes for episode 17
    Andreia is relistening to all our episodes
    Breanne is relistening too


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    • 1 hr 27 min
    MWW 19: The Artist's Way

    MWW 19: The Artist's Way

    Habbi and Hailley dive into their first MakeWorkWork book club and discuss The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron. They also (for the first time) formally introduce themselves and share their work history. This episode was done in collaboration with ILYS.

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    Timestamps:

    00:05:06 Intro to Habbi and Hailley
    00:22:46 About The Artist’s Way
    00:34:10 Thoughts on The Artist’s Way
    01:11:02 Our writing
    01:17:45 Getting in touch

    Mentioned during the show:

    This episode was produced in partnership with  ILYS

    The Artist’s Way, by Julia Cameron
    Episode 8 on writing
    Julia Cameron’s interview with the New York Times
    Julia Cameron’s interview with the Seattle Times

    Habbi’s Morning Pages notebook
    Rest: Work Less to Get More Done, by Alex Soojung Kim Pang
    Habbi’s three blog posts about writing: Part I, Part II, Part III
    Hailley’s blog
    Episodes to start with:  9, 4, 12 

    Our partnerships page
    Follow us on Twitter & Instagram
    MakeWorkWork bookshelf
    Habbi’s profile on Goodreads
    Hailley’s profile on Goodreads


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    • 1 hr 28 min
    MWW 18: Sent from l'phone

    MWW 18: Sent from l'phone

    In the midst of a wild few months, the hosts record at an unusual time and place. Long-standing questions get answered, like what are Habbi's DailyDos and LinkedIn questions for Hailley. Finally, they explore the viral email sign-offs alignment chart from lawful good to chaotic evil.

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    Time stamps:
    00:04:17 Follow up
    00:17:20 Habbi’s DailyDos
    00:34:20 LinkedIn tips from Hailley
    01:13:35 Networking horizontally
    01:24:50 Email sign-offs

    Mentioned during the show:
    Todoist
    Todoist karma
    Episode 14
    Habbi’s DailyDos shortcut
    Health spreadsheet
    Christine Røde
    The Daily Stoic
    Hailley’s blog post on LinkedIn profile staying updated
    Hailley’s blog posts on LinkedIn editing
    Hailley’s blog post on LinkedIn tips
    The email sign off alignment chart
    Julia Burnham


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    • 1 hr 38 min
    MWW 17: This Isn't Leading Anywhere Good

    MWW 17: This Isn't Leading Anywhere Good

    The hosts check in on their yearly themes which stumbles them into a raw talk about the dark side of productivity apps. Oh, and Habbi got more airtime about music than probably ever before (finally).

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    Timestamps:

    10:46 Follow up & book club update

    50:35 Real talk about Todoist 

    1:06:20 Yearly themes 

    1:32:15 Shout outs 



    Mentioned during the show:

    Slack notification Flowchart

    The True Difference Between The Hogwarts Houses: 15 Tumblr Posts

    #SlytherinSquad

    Reading People by Anne Bogel

    21 Signs That You’re a Highly Sensitive Person

    Princess Sultana book 

    Kindle highlights notes

    Todoist karma

    New bill would ban autoplay videos and endless scrolling 

    Omnifocus

    Yearly themes episode

    Taiflow

    Yoga with Adriene

    Alice’s blog post and musical identity thread

    The Snowman - Walking In The Air

    Nightwish - Walking in the Air

    Pour life decisions by Ade


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    • 1 hr 41 min

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