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How to overcome the fear of getting started

🎬 YouTube

April 13, 2023

The unfamiliar is scary territory to be in. Whether we’re trying to ride a bike or want to start a blog, doing something new can be uncomfortable. This article explores the fear of getting started. That initial hesitation is natural. It could be the slightest tinge of self-doubt or even crippling fear. But it’s all […]

How I make $27,000 in passive income every week

💰 Money

March 23, 2023

In this article, I’m going to talk about nine different ways to make passive income. I’ll apply my Side Hustle Assessment Matrix to each method, evaluating how difficult they are in three aspects: How hard is it to get started? How hard is it to make $100 a month? How hard is it to maintain […]

The Ultimate Guide to YouTube

🎬 YouTube | 🔥 Ultimate Guides

February 21, 2023

Introduction 👶 My YouTube Story Starting a YouTube channel is hands down the best decision I’ve ever made in my life. It all started for me in 2017. When I was in my final year of medical school at Cambridge University and training to be a doctor. Inspired by my favorite YouTuber Peter McKinnon, I decided […]

Part-Time YouTuber Academy: Cohort 7 Update

🎬 YouTube

October 21, 2022

Really excited to say that the Part-Time YouTuber Academy (PTYA) is back and we’ll be launching Cohort 7 of our flagship course on Monday 31st October 2022 at 1600 GMT. Here’s a breakdown of everything that’s changed between this Cohort and the last, with some of the thoughts behind the changes we’ve decided to make this time round. […]

How to Apply for a Job – 14 Effective Tips

🎓 Studying

September 14, 2022

So you’ve spent hours and hours browsing the internet looking for the perfect job opportunity. Maybe you’ve found it, and you’re wondering how to ace the application – nice one. Or maybe you’re getting frustrated because no good jobs for your skillset are being advertised. This article should help with both scenarios. Over the last […]

The Energy Investment Portfolio

✍️ Writing

August 24, 2022

Hey friends, This week, our team members are taking their Summer Sabbaticals. This is a week where “business-as-usual” is put on pause and people fly off for their summer holidays and/or to work on their personal projects. With the office quietening down and with a little more time on my hands, I’ve been thinking about […]

My 28 Best Pieces of Life Advice

🚀 Productivity

August 10, 2022

I recently turned 28 years old 🥳 So I thought I’d do a roundup of the best life advice I’ve gathered during my 28 years on this planet. 🌍 ☝️1. Set Intentional Defaults Most of the time, we just do the same stuff we’ve always done. All day, every day. In other words, your defaults govern […]

The “No-One-Cares” Mindset

✍️ Writing

August 10, 2022

Hey friends, I had a thought in the shower the other day while singing at the top of lungs to my favourite Hamilton song. Why is it so much easier for most of us to sing in the shower than in public? And why is this so even for my friends who are good at singing? There’s […]

The 24 Best Productivity Apps in 2022

🚀 Productivity

August 3, 2022

I’ve refined my collection of ‘best productivity apps’ over many, many years. I’ve kept all the good apps, and deleted any that weren’t efficient, or easy to work with. I used most of these apps in my old life as a medical student and junior doctor, to help me study and create videos on the […]

The Energy Ledger

✍️ Writing

July 27, 2022

Hey friends, One of my goals this year is to learn Mandarin Chinese. But I’ve been struggling to keep the momentum going. Between book-writing, video-making, and business-running, I’m struggling to find the time to learn a language. At first, I told myself that I’m just procrastinating from it. But recently I had a thought: maybe […]