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The Lily Chronicles: Puppy Productivity Diary Week 4

Over the last month, I’ve been sharing weekly reports of life with my Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy Lily. As Mike and I settle into our new groove, my focus turns to how I can apply what I’m learning about good puppy-raising into my professional life.

This week led to some breakthroughs with Lily that are highly relevant to human high performance. Read on to hear them.

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The Lily Chronicles: Puppy Productivity Diary Week 3

Over the last two weeks, I’ve shared how my husband Mike and I are adjusting to life with Lily, our 10-week-old Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy who has become my productivity muse. Each week, I’ll report my top discoveries and lessons learned as I experiment with new approaches to raising a young puppy while working at home.

While my strategies may not be appropriate for your lifestyle or your pup, my intent remains the same: to continue experimenting with different approaches until I uncover the best one for our situation, and share it so that others in a similar situation can benefit from my R&D.

Here are the top takeaways from Week 3.

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The Lily Chronicles: Puppy Productivity Diary Week 1

On August 27, Mike and I welcomed a 12.5 lb. Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy, Lily, into our household. Over the next year, she’ll grow into a 75-80 lb. athlete, and it’s our job to keep her healthy, exercised and well-socialized.

Naturally, I see this experience as a great way to test out new routines for effectiveness, which means Lily has become my puppy productivity muse.

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