I love hearing from non-systems people about how they don't have a system! It brings joy because they have the BEST systems!
The ones that are invisible, because they 100% work for them!
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One of the favorite things I hear from many quote unquoteJonathan Stewart:
non systems people is the idea that, well, they don't have a systemJonathan Stewart:
and their business working fine.Jonathan Stewart:
This makes me so very excited.Jonathan Stewart:
Once you don't think you have a system.Jonathan Stewart:
You have a perfect system.Jonathan Stewart:
Now, obviously there are things that you can do to tweak andJonathan Stewart:
improve things like your system.Jonathan Stewart:
But if you don't feel you have a system and your businesses goingJonathan Stewart:
in that direction, you want.Jonathan Stewart:
At least most of the time.Jonathan Stewart:
You've got an invisible system and they are so much fun andJonathan Stewart:
there is so much potential.Jonathan Stewart:
Now, if you're interested to know more, you don't necessarilyJonathan Stewart:
have to, but if you are, look for patterns in the way that you work.Jonathan Stewart:
You'll be able to uncover what you needed to get enough out of your business.Jonathan Stewart:
I had an old client chat to me recently and she was showing me how she hadJonathan Stewart:
sticky notes on either side of her.Jonathan Stewart:
One side for a particular section of things and the other for another.Jonathan Stewart:
What I adored about this is that it was almost similar to the notion systemJonathan Stewart:
I made for her years and years ago.Jonathan Stewart:
It was completely custom designed to the way that my client worked and thatJonathan Stewart:
has now been extended into her life.Jonathan Stewart:
Often we talk about tech being one way and non-tech being the other.Jonathan Stewart:
But you can actually use both because at the end of the day, the best kindJonathan Stewart:
of system is the one that is customized and really made to fit you and justJonathan Stewart:
because something is customized, it doesn't mean it has to have lots ofJonathan Stewart:
different things and be overly busy and full of stuff like often what isJonathan Stewart:
talked about in the productivity world.Jonathan Stewart:
Think back to the simple post-it notes on the left and the right.Jonathan Stewart:
Her notion system started that process of her figuring out how she worked,Jonathan Stewart:
because that was where she started.Jonathan Stewart:
But now she's expanded.Jonathan Stewart:
Beyond that.Jonathan Stewart:
So even if her notion goes down, something else will work for her.Jonathan Stewart:
She's able to really work with herself!Jonathan Stewart:
We are bombarded by hundreds of things each day.Jonathan Stewart:
People telling us the best form or type of app for productivity.Jonathan Stewart:
But the best solution is rarely an application instead of somethingJonathan Stewart:
that's based on how we work instead of starting from an app or program thatJonathan Stewart:
promises something big, start from you.Jonathan Stewart:
Figure out the way that you work.Jonathan Stewart:
Need help with that.Jonathan Stewart:
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