October 20, 2021
Marketing
43:56
min

Everything's Changing - Life Update

Ali Abdaal
Hey friends ๐Ÿ˜ƒ It's been a while - this is a somewhat rambley video where I update you about what's going on in my life, the business and this YouTube channel. I talk through a bunch of challenges that this new move and direction is bringing, and use the camera to think out loud about various issues. This video isn't a directly useful one, so if you've got something better to do with your time, please don't feel bad about doing just that. Have a great week xx TIMESTAMPS 00:00 Intro 00:44 Moving to London & Office tour 03:42 Hiring new team members 06:52 Deep Dive podcast 09:00 Plans for the future - Studio 11:01 Part-Time YouTuber Academy Updates 12:48 Plans for the future - Book 14:00 Getting our house in order 15:38 Challenge - Medium to long term planning 17:39 Challenge - What do I want from my life? 22:00 Challenge - Organizational design 27:59 Challenge - Trying to make good content 31:43 Challenge - Experimenting with different platforms 34:00 Challenge - Having a niche vs not having one 37:02 Challenge - Medicine 40:54 Challenge - Making time for myself MY FREE ONLINE COURSES: ๐Ÿš€ Productivity Masterclass - Principles and Tools to Boost Your Productivity - https://go.aliabdaal.com/course/productivity ๐ŸŽฌ Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X - From Beginner to YouTuber - https://go.aliabdaal.com/course/video-editing ๐ŸŽ“ How to Study for Exams - An Evidence-Based Masterclass - https://go.aliabdaal.com/course/studying PART-TIME YOUTUBER ACADEMY: ๐Ÿฟ My 6-week live online course - https://academy.aliabdaal.com MY FAVOURITE GEAR: ๐ŸŽฅ My YouTube Camera Gear - https://kit.co/AliAbdaal โŒจ๏ธ My Keyboard - Wireless Coral mechanical keyboard (Cherry Blue) - https://go.aliabdaal.com/keyboard ๐Ÿ“ My favourite iPad Screen Protector - Paperlike - https://go.aliabdaal.com/paperlike ๐ŸŽ’ My Desk Accessories + Todo List - Ugmonk - https://go.aliabdaal.com/ugmonk MY FAVOURITE SOFTWARE: โœ๏ธ The best summaries of books (Shortform) - https://go.aliabdaal.com/shortform ๐Ÿ“š How I remember what I read (Readwise) - https://go.aliabdaal.com/readwise ๐ŸŽต Where I get my Music (amazing for YouTubers) - https://go.aliabdaal.com/epidemicsound ๐ŸŽ™ My weekly podcast - https://www.notoverthinking.com My brother and I host a weekly podcast where we discuss happiness, creativity and the human condition. You can find it by searching โ€œNot Overthinkingโ€ on any podcast app (eg: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts etc). BE MY FRIEND: ๐Ÿ’Œ Sign up to my weekly email newsletter - https://aliabdaal.com/newsletter/ ๐ŸŒ My website / blog - https://www.aliabdaal.com ๐Ÿ“ธ Instagram - https://instagram.com/aliabdaal ๐Ÿฆ Twitter - https://twitter.com/aliabdaal ๐ŸŽฎ Twitch - https://twitch.tv/aliabdaal WHO AM I: Iโ€™m Ali, a YouTuber, podcaster, soon-to-be author and ex-Doctor working in London, UK. I make videos that explore the strategies and tools that help us live happier, healthier and more productive lives. I also have a weekly podcast with my brother (https://www.youtube.com/c/notoverthinking), and I write a weekly email newsletter that contains some quick thoughts + links to interesting things (https://aliabdaal.com/newsletter/). ๐ŸŒ My website / blog - https://www.aliabdaal.com GET IN TOUCH: If youโ€™d like to talk, Iโ€™d love to hear from you. Tweeting @AliAbdaal directly will be the quickest way to get a response, but if your question is very long, feel free to email me at hi@aliabdaal.com. I try my best to reply to things but there sadly aren't enough hours in the day to respond to everyone ๐Ÿ˜ญ PS: Some of the links in this description are affiliate links that I get a kickback from ๐Ÿ˜œ
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