NTL: Improving In Work, Life, And Learning
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Jon Roberts and Jessica Schultz met while working in South Korea and have been sharing notes on self-improvement, skill development, entrepreneurship, and living abroad ever since. NTL discusses what they’ve learned and goes in depth on how and why we work, live and learn.
||CleanNTL 011: How To Kill A Project Like A Pro||This is the last episode of the NTL Podcast. Because they’ve decided to move in different directions Jon and Jess decided to close out the show with a discussion on how and when to end projects, how to make sure you’re respecting those you work wit||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 010: Building Sustainable Collaborations and Fostering Communities||The complicated business of building successful collaborations and how to manage control, trust, and the flow of information in situations where there is no boss. Also, a new collaboration of Jon’s (a new podcast) and how to maintain a remote communit||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 009: Breaking Down The Writing Process And Some Unusual Thoughts On Deadlines||What we’ve been reading and learning lately; Our writing process including everything from software to how they seperate editing from composition; Some unusual thoughts on setting deadlines; How others can keep you accountable; How regularizing focusi||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 008: Always Start Out Copying||Plans for the coming months; Developing creative skills and copying other peoples’ work as a part of this process; The kinds of media the hosts consume. Analysis of changes in the broader media landscape; Narrowly niched educational content; Warnings||1/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 007: The 2017 Sexual Abuse Scandals; What They Mean; And Their Long Term Impact on The Working World||New year’s resolutions, and preparing for 2018; the fallout from the sexual abuse scandals; the impact of the internet on these events and how they’ll reverberate in the coming years; the international impact of these scandals; boundaries in work||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 006: Well I’m Bad At It, I’m Always Going To Be Bad At It. I’m Bad At It||How barriers to entry have gradually reduced for many freelancers and small scale entrepreneurs; the disaggregation of many media and creative industries; the effects of this on the global economy, our individual working lives, and increased the return||1/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 005: How We Structure Our Lives - Cities, Jobs, And Friends||Update on host challenges; Exploration of what matters in a place to live, choice of profession, free time pursuits, and social circles; Thoughts on values, the importance of challenging yourself, and defining success for yourself.||1/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 004: Something That’s Complicated, Difficult And You Don’t Do It Regularly||This episode covers: What outcomes matter in side projects, how investment in skill development squares with producing value now, and the hosts thinking on checklists, Standard Operating Procedures, and mind maps.||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 003: Language is a skill, We Need To Use It Not Explain It||Origins of daylight savings time; surprises in time tracking; language learning; different strategies for learning pronunciation and grammar versus vocabulary; Net Impact’s Atlanta conference; connecting and organizing with interesting and like minded||12/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 002: Routines & Time Tracking: Systematizing Self-Control||Routines; building habits; sleep schedules; attention spans; pomodoro timers; GTD; measuring success; time tracking; collecting data on yourself; generating your own feedback; organization apps; and productivity apps||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNTL 001: Moving To A New Country Is Hard||Their backgrounds living in Australia, Europe, Asia, and North America; working on self improvement; topics of interest for the podcast; the difficulty of moving to a new place and dealing with banking, housing, and visas; Language learning and tools to||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|