Michael Pietrzak

Michael Pietrzak
Michael Pietrzak is the founder of So You Want to Write? Inc., which helps writers improve their writing and get published. He’s passionate about personal development, CrossFit, and playing guitar.

lead yourself

Want to Be a Leader? Lead Yourself First

By Michael Pietrzak | September 11, 2019

Leadership is an attitude we can apply in every situation. When you start to see each moment as an invitation to lead, you’ll leap toward your highest potential.

Make Work Fun

Make Work Fun Again

By Michael Pietrzak | August 28, 2019

Want to fall in love with buckling down and getting stuff done? Practice these 7 habits, and you’ll never ‘work’ another day in your life.

10 Totally Valid Reasons to Cut Back on Alcohol

10 Totally Valid Reasons to Cut Back on Alcohol

By Michael Pietrzak | July 23, 2019

What might happen if you gave up or indulged less on the nectar of the gods?

path to purpose

5 Great Achievers’ Paths to Purpose

By Michael Pietrzak | July 3, 2019

Your journey into your calling won’t look like anyone else’s and that’s A-OK.

How to Find Solitude

6 Ways to Find Solitude, and Why It Matters

By Michael Pietrzak | June 18, 2019

You’re probably a Type A achiever bent on maximizing results, but you’re also probably not aware of how your constant activity is hurting your productivity.

Unlearning Logic and Mastering the Non Logical Arts

Mastering the Non-Logical Arts

By Michael Pietrzak | May 21, 2019

Logic is one of humanity’s greatest assets, but we function better when we also lean on the non-logical gifts we’ve been given. Have faith, and you’ll see.

The 5 Biggest Challenges in the YouEconomy

The 5 Biggest Challenges in the YouEconomy and How to Face Them

By Michael Pietrzak | April 18, 2019

The greatest barrier to finding your foothold in the promised land of being your own boss is nothing external; it’s you.

The Ultimate Guide to Habits

The Ultimate Guide to Bulletproof Habits

By Michael Pietrzak | April 8, 2019

What we do each day, in each moment, creates our lives. Get everything you want in life by putting habits to work for you.

Bulletproof Morning Routine

How to Create a Bulletproof Morning Routine

By Michael Pietrzak | February 18, 2019

Benefit from my 7-year-long experiment with early morning adventures.

How to Find Your Love Match

How to Find Your Love Match

By Michael Pietrzak | February 13, 2019

Looking for a great relationship? Here are a few simple ways to find something real.