jo doddds

I work with you to improve your ‘POWER’ – Productivity, Organisation, Wellbeing, Energy & Resilience to enable you ‘to Live More’ and I define that as ‘getting to do more of what you want to do and less of what you feel you should do’.

I live in Hythe in Kent, UK – on a good day I can see France from my office window! I’m married to Simon and we have Little Doddsy, aka Ellie, born in 2006 (to save me having to remember to update her age!).

You can find out more about how I can help you here.

I host a podcast, which you can find out more about here and I am sometimes interviewed on other people’s podcasts, which you can listen to here.

I send a weekly newsletter with suggested tools, interesting stuff I find for you and links to my latest blog posts and/or podcasts and you can expect some news of what the famous ‘Little Doddsy’, my co-presenter on the ‘POWER to Live More podcast‘, (now not so little!) is up to,

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Background to POWER to Live More

A few years ago I read, in Malcolm Gladwell’s book ‘The Tipping Point‘, about the concept of being a maven and realised that fairly well describes me. I am always striving for improvements in my life through reading and research and I can’t help but share what I find out along the way (and not always just when asked!).

At the end of 2014 I had an email from Pocket, the app I use to organise my article reading and learning, congratulating me on being in their top 1% of readers based on the volume of words that I’d read in the year – 1,667,769 to be precise!

They also sent me some interesting statistics about what I’d actually been reading. It came as no surprise to read that I focus my reading and learning time on the following topics:

  • Productivity
  • Technology
  • Health
  • Food
  • Business

For a few months I’d been thinking about creating a blog site and newsletter based on these interests partly as I’d had a few emails from people who used to get my newsletter that I stopped writing at the end of 2012 asking if they’d dropped off my list and missed my emails, and partly because I figured it would be good fun to share what I find with my friends and interested contacts given I spend so much of my time researching this stuff!

And POWER to Live More was born. Ok, it wasn’t quite as simple as that and it took a good few years to get really clear about what I’m offering and, of course, things are ever evolving but I’m happy with where it’s at so far!

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jo dodds

Jo is full of great ideas, always promoting a wide range of thought provoking suggestions for better motivation and productivity. She is my speedy go to person for tech advice.

Katherine Bassey

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