Matt gives you a look into what's on his mind each day, interviews some guests, and gives you his own ideas about self improvement, productivity, happiness, and entrepreneurship. From why it sucks to be perfect, to how to arrange your morning routine, to how to work for yourself and maybe even find some happiness along the way.
Matt McLaughin of Nobossninja.com, PianoBlog.com and MattMcLaughlin.net is a pianist, piano teacher, entrepreneur, author of books and blogs, founder of the Austin Piano Festival, and all around sort of eccentric coffee addicted book reading insomniac.
Mornings with Matt topics include self-improvement, health and fitness, habits, goals, motivation, and taking control of your life. Or just whatever Matt feels about ranting about.
People Never Change (How to Hire)
When your business grows you might have to learn how to work with people. This was really tough for me at first. Especially learning how to hire! My golden rule: hire the person for the position, don’t try to change the person to fit the position.
MWM#19: I’m Worn Out
What do you do when you’re worn out? If you run a small business feeling drained is common, so it’s important to know how to tap into energy reserves when you need them. I’ve been feeling a bit worn-down the last few days, so in this episode I talk about
MWM #18: Is It Worth Your Time?
Running a small business can feel like the Wild West. When you’re your own boss, you are the one who has to make decisions about what’s important. But with a million to-do’s vying for attention, how do you decide what matters most? This episode is all about determining where is
MWM 17: Seven Lists to Cure Small Business Stress
Are you stressed in your small business? Most of us are. A big part of running a small business is learning how to grow into the type of person who can handle stressful situations in a calm reasonable way. I’ve learned a lot of techniques for this over the years,
MWM16: Fear of Failure
No one likes to fail, but some of us are more scared of it than others. When is a fear of failure healthy and when does it throw us off our path? In Mornings with Matt episode 16, I talk about my own fear of failure, how I lesson it
MWM 15: Getting Clients Through the Door
In Mornings with Matt Episode 15, I talk about what is maybe the biggest mistake new small businesses make – especially those with a client or service based model. That mistake boils down to this: spending too much focus on things other than getting clients in the door as soon as