Gratitude — It Isn’t Just an Attitude

Gratitude, like a deep, cleansing breath, is a surefire way to energize yourself. Indeed, opening your heart with gratitude is one of the most powerful, grounding, and expansive gifts that you can give yourself.  The scope and depth of the effects that gratitude has can seem almost magical. It impacts our perception of time and…

The Perfectionism Trap Doesn’t Have to Trip You Up Today, or Ever

Perfectionism is definitely a trap. Parading as a worthy goal, it keeps you stuck and perpetually discouraged with yourself. So, overcoming perfectionistic tendencies and altering perfectionistic choices helps to free you up to be your most creative and productive self. Conversely, allowing perfectionism to hobble you and steal your energy and confidence leaves you endlessly spinning…

Feeling Drained? Maybe Anger is Devouring Your Energy

How does chronic anger poison your productivity and fuel stress? When you misinterpret an important message due to a simmering resentment, how long does it take you to restore healthy communication? All too often, unprocessed anger is a sinkhole for energy and time. Even chronic irritations are mud slicks just waiting to be slipped on. But you can relate…

Creativity Thrives When Perfectionism Isn’t Stifling Your Excellence

Creativity requires space for exploring, expanding, and blossoming. Your creativity is very often sparked by mistakes and wrong turns. The binding, critical, constricted energy of perfectionism is the enemy of your creativity. So, doing the work to overcome perfectionism in your life frees you up. It allows you to be your most creative and productive self.…

Flexibility and Compassion Help with Time Challenges, NOT Your Inner Critic

Flexibility and compassion are two keys to increasing your time management skills and meeting daily time challenges successfully. No matter how well you plan your time, there are bound to be glitches and bumps in the road. How you manage them defines your day, as surely as your plans do. Consider this scenario — one that’s familiar…

Feeling Stressed and Overwhelmed? Tap into Abundant Time Today

What is abundant time, and how do you find it? When you’re stressed, finding time that feels spacious and energizing may look impossible. And yet, this is exactly the shift in perspective that lifts you out of overwhelm and puts your feet back on the ground. So how can you find that shift in perspective that…

The Path of Gratitude — Claiming Abundance Today and Always

Words like gratitude and abundance are key components of Heart-Based Time Management. Indeed, when it comes to time management, I’d like to offer that finding time begins with finding your heart.  Everything else follows from that. Your heart is your key… That might seem counter-intuitive at first, but think about it. So often, when you’re busy…