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Finding Your Lane with Jeff Goins

This week’s guest is writer, speaker and entrepreneur Jeff Goins. He is widely known as the best-selling author of five books, including The Art of Work and Real Artists Don’t Starve. His award-winning blog,, is visited by millions of people every year, and through his online courses, events, and coaching programs, he helps thousands of writers to find success.


Where to follow Jeff: to find his blog and podcast.

Purchase Jeff’s books here.

On Instagram @jeffgoins


In this episode we cover the following topics with Jeff:

  • ([3:00]) Jeff’s early life and learning to be ok with making money.
  • ([6:00]) Clarity only comes with action.
  • ([8:30]) Finding your lane and pursuing it.
  • ([15:00]) Being known for one thing.
  • ([19:00]) Listening to your life.
  • ([29:30]) Contribution vs fulfillment.
  • ([37:00]) Your work is a gift of its own.

About the author, Dorothy

Dorothy Illson is the founder of Needle's Eye Media, a full-service Facebook advertising agency. She's also the host of Do Well & Do Good, a podcast dedicated to telling the stories of people who have created financial success and leveraged it to increase their positive impact on the world.