Word of the week.
🕰 In today’s newsletter I hope to add many quality hours to your life that you could use for leisure or pursue your goals, Enjoy!
A cigar selling at 2 for a nickle, is called a twofer.
Being stuck in traffic and listening to an audiobook is called a twofer.
I bet there are many things you’ll do today that are twofers.
Here’s some of mine:
When my wife brings me my lunch she also gives me a hug and a kiss. (Belly and souled nourished)
When I eat my lunch, I stand. (Nourishment, reduced effects from oversitting)
Friends are coming over and bringing their kids (Kids entertained, friendship maintained)
During my daily sketching time, I’ll sketch icons of things I need to draw at work later. (Leisurely drawing + progress at work)
Combining the things we plan to do, frees up enormous amounts of time.
Delivering work with twofer value makes the work worth more.
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What are 3 Twofers that you are already currently doing?
What’s two more that you can do in the near future?
NEXT UP: Tomorrow I’ll tell you about a really powerful application of Twofers for illustrators, one I got from talking to a seasoned pro.