A guide, planner, and journal meant to shift your focus to the journey vs. the goal.


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Based on 3 main elements of Awareness, Focus, & Flexibility this planner guides you through a process of self-exploration to identify where you may be out of balance and a plan to course correct.

Hi, I’m Michael Gusky

I am first and foremost a fellow learner trying to find balance in daily life. I am also the author of Joysetting and a curator of great books that have helped me in my journey. My work can be described as thought provoking with a dash of reality. My main goal is to always find joy in the journey. Click here to learn more about me.

In addition to writing, I also enjoy public speaking. It is an opportunity to share my thoughts and ideas with a wider audience. It also connects me to new people. Click here to learn more and submit a speaking request.

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