Two entrepreneurs spent countless hours researching what makes people more productive and happy. Then, they took what they learned and designed a journal that they say helps self-starters actually achieve their goals.
For the majority of my child and adult life, I never considered myself a “morning person.” I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings.
I was recently visited by a good friend I went to university with. He’s still in the field of architecture, and it was the first time we’d seen each other since I’d given up on the industry in favor of entrepreneurship.
It’s easy to be busy and not get anything done. Ever spend an entire day answering emails and not make any headway on a project? That’s exactly how Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer felt.
We all have unfulfilled New Year’s resolutions — those empty promises we make to ourselves about goals we wish we could achieve but then forget about until the following year. This vicious cycle ends today with Best Self Co.’s simple but powerful SELF Journal.
In Episode #192, Nathan speaks with Cathryn and Allen, the founders of The Best Self Co., a business dedicated to helping entrepreneurs think big, stay focused, and get more done. Listen as Nathan and the duo talk about using Shopify to grow their business and promoting on Kickstarter.
If someone told you to start a business from scratch—right now, today—and grow it to a multi-million dollar company in eight months or less, would you think they were crazy?
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Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer are serial entrepreneurs with vision. We recorded this podcast just a few weeks before they launched their Best Self Journal on kickstarter with incredible results. They were fully funded in 28 hours and doubled their funding in four days with no end in sight.
Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer are the duo behind Self Journal, a powerful yet simple daily planner to help you structure your day, enjoy life, and reach your goals quicker than you thought possible.
Business partners Allen and Cathryn both started their careers in the typical fashion. Get a job and start working. However they realized they weren’t meant for a cubicle job. Cathryn even spent seven years studying to be an architect, but once she began work, quickly realized she hated it.
Today’s guests, Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer, are founders of BestSelfCo and creators of The Self Journal, a powerful yet simple daily planner to help you structure your day, enjoy life, and reach your goals more quickly than you thought possible.
There are numerous tools on the market to help you organize your goals, and I’ve recently began to use one that might also interest you: The SELF Journal. This little notebook is something I backed on Kickstarter back in 2015.
The initial step of a retirement journey is scary and exciting. Securing a foot hold in tenured habits of a working past is a strong psychological comfort factor for the present.
Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer are the duo behind the Kickstarter success the SELF Journal, a powerful yet simple daily planner to help you structure your day, enjoy life, and reach your goals quicker than you thought possible.
Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer created BestSelf Co. as a personal project wanting to increase their productivity at work. The two were both passionate and motivated, but often lacked the daily progress they knew they were capable of. Wanting to change the cycle, they looked for inspiration from those they admired and knew to be successful – what made them so different?
Cathryn Lavery and Allen Brouwer, the creators of Self Journal, shared their remarkable story of their Kickstarter campaign, which helped them make $15,000 within 28 hours. The post was a huge success, attracting around 2K shares.