Success – 3 Powerful Questions to Chart Your Course

Success Bottle Cap

What’s a win? What does success mean for you?

Yesterday we started exploring the ways you define success for yourself, and how that shapes what follows.

Knowing what success looks and feels like for you and what meanings it carries is key to knowing how to achieve it. Without that knowledge, you may be pursuing goals that have no  [Read more…]

Success – How You Define It Makes It Yours


How do YOU define success?

The way you define success for yourself has a profound effect on how you spend your time.

It gives you a powerful context for the time choices you make. And here’s the thing: the more conscious you are about that context and the messages and values it reflects, the more likely you are to make choices that truly serve you. [Read more…]

Goals, Ambitions and Your Heart-Based Journey


Goals, ambitions, and your heart-based journey.

Goals help you plot your direction and shape your time choices. And we’ve written quite a lot here about goal-setting, goals and values, and about maintaining focus while pursuing your goals.

Today I want to explore a challenge that can be difficult for lots of productive, high-achieving people.

The challenge is this: [Read more…]

Time Traps 101 – Address Values Conflicts to Get Unstuck

Mouse Trap - Time Traps

Time Traps – they don’t have to keep you stuck!

Time traps – sometimes it feels like they are everywhere!

And what mysteries they can be, those time traps. Does this sound at all familiar? Special pastimes beckon to you invitingly from all angles, and it’s as if your day has a slow leak. Before you know it, night has fallen. What happened to your time? [Read more…]

Values Clarification Helps Simplify Your Time Choices

Mountain-Values Clarification

Values clarification also clarifies your time choices.

Values clarification is a process that, engaged in periodically, helps you know yourself more deeply and create a uniquely meaningful frame for your time choices.

In previous posts here, as well as articles in the Finding Time E-zine, I’ve explored the importance of values and values clarification. In particular, I’ve highlighted the difference between  [Read more…]