The Power of Identifying Your Nonnegotiables

You’re a high achiever who can’t seem to find enough hours in the day. You don’t want to sacrifice your personal life in the pursuit of career success, but you also don’t want to lay down your professional ambitions. Can you really have both at the same time?


In this episode, Michael and Megan dig into one of their favorite takeaways from their new book: identifying nonnegotiables as you design your Double Win. They talk about what happens when you put hard edges on your workday and show you how to establish nonnegotiables for your current season, so that you can start seeing breakthrough results—personally and professionally.

In this episode, you’ll discover—

  • How constraints foster productivity, creativity, and freedom
  • The key component in overcoming addiction to overwork
  • The way nonnegotiables can change season to season
  • Questions to ask yourself to identify your nonnegotiables