Writer, coach and illustrator Alex Mathers talks about what he thinks about ‘ruts’ and what we need to do to move out of them. What do you do? Would love to hear from you… – If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ Follow me […]

Alex is in the rain walking about in Tbilisi, Georgia, espousing the benefits of listening to audiobooks (despite the brain cancer). He admits he has an audiobook addiction. What are you listening to? – If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ Follow me on […]

I spent a long time today here in Tbilisi, Georgia trying to find the perfect moment to make a video. That moment never came. And so I made a film about dealing with the chaos; the unexpected; the frustrations of the random flow of life, and not getting what we want immediately. It’s hard, but […]

Alex Mathers, coach, writer and illustrator, talks about this shift in focus and attention that helped him move past self-consciousness and anxiety around people. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ Follow me on Twitter: @iamalexmathers Any questions, feedback, comment below. You may also […]

Alex Mathers talks about the conflicting info we often get from YouTubers and other pundits. Should we build on our strengths or weaknesses to live our best, most successful lives? How should we best spend our time? Alex talks about that here. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: […]

Alex Mathers talks about a fresh way of thinking that can help you gain an unfair advantage. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ Follow me on Twitter: @iamalexmathers Any questions, feedback, comment below. You may also like… How to make self-discipline effortless How […]

Short-film version of an article I wrote a while ago on Medium. It’s called ‘Nothing is “hard,” — only your resistance to it.’ Here is that article: https://medium.com/the-mission/nothin… All footage taken by the author in and around Bangkok and Koh Samui, Thailand, 2019. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book […]

When I was small, I would often imagine myself doing and achieving amazing things. Things that most people would laugh at today. Acting in adventure films on the big screen. Going into space as an eccentric billionaire. Being an animator for big Disney movies. Being a major science-fiction writer. Owning and living in an enormous […]

Picture a box of juicy oranges in front of you. You have been set the task to peel them all. How would you do it best? Well, one orange at a time, with a sharp knife, you say. Correct. I’d do it the same way too. But most of us try to pick up as […]

My first try at a short-film version of an article I wrote a while ago on Medium that did well. All footage taken by the author in and around Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Japan, 2019. (Link: https://medium.com/the-mission/what-i… ) Follow me on Twitter: @iamalexmathers Any questions, feedback, comment below. You may also like… How to be unbelievably […]