Truth Serum for Perfectionistic Poison

Truth serum is what you need if your life is infected with perfectionistic poison. And truth serum is what we shared recently in our post titled “Perfection Paralysis – Overcome It with 3 Tips.” You see, many of us (myself included) carry inside what I call a perfectionist sub-self. This sub-self gives us messages and supports time…

Perfectionism: Wise Voices Weigh In!

Perfectionism doesn’t have to undermine your confidence, sap your energy, and bring your productivity to a frustrating halt. We’ve been looking at ways that you can counter the perfectionistic messages that you carry with you. And the good news is that, with practice and steadiness, your Wise Voice really can overcome

Perfectionism: Edit Your Inner Dialogue and Break Free!

Perfectionism trips up so many people (myself included)! Moving beyond your perfectionism is one of the best gifts you can give yourself. Think about it: Finding time to do your best involves preparation and focus – AND it also involves letting go. Knowing when to let go is the key to your freedom. Your time is…

Perfectionism – How It Poisons Your Time

Perfectionism is a major challenge for many smart, high-achieving people – and perhaps most especially for successful women. Are you one of them?  Does perfectionism slow you down, skew your 

Perfectionism Trap: 3 Time Tips to Free You!

Perfectionism is NOT the pursuit of excellence! That’s a crippling illusion.  In reality excellence is choked and stifled by perfectionism. As artist and writer Julia Cameron has written: “Perfectionism is not a quest for the best. It is a pursuit of the worst in ourselves, the part that tells us that nothing 

Time Tools, Perfectionism and Transitions Topped June's Timely Tips

Time tools may take the form of tech tips, ideas for boosting your time management skills, or explorations of things that steal your time (and ways to change that for yourself). During the month of June, readers of The Time Finder were intrigued by a wide range 

Time Tools, Perfectionism and Transitions Topped June’s Timely Tips

Time tools may take the form of tech tips, ideas for boosting your time management skills, or explorations of things that steal your time (and ways to change that for yourself). During the month of June, readers of The Time Finder were intrigued by a wide range