New Steps — Accept Them and Let Them Change the Dance

When you take new steps forward, it doesn’t have to mean two steps backward, as the saying goes. No indeed. But whenever you do something new, any number of interactions may shift, subtly or dramatically, in response.  New steps forward can transform how you move through your moments and your day. And to borrow another…

Dance with Change to Stay Balanced and Energized

What do I mean when I suggest that you dance with change? Well, when you’re going through periods of change and transition you are moving. And movement requires continually establishing and reestablishing your balance.  This is a skill that you can develop and hone for yourself.  And as you practice, you bring more intentionality to…

Changing the Dance Creates Possibilities for You

What do I mean by changing the dance? And what does that have to do with time? Well, making changes in our lives is all about steps. And even though there’s an adage that says it’s true, I don’t believe that taking a new step forward necessarily has to mean taking two steps backward.  No…

Got Goals? This Clarifies the Picture and Makes Them Possible

Goals. Do you have a lot of them? Many of us do. In fact, it’s not unusual for our multiple goals to be at odds with one another. Step back and think about it for a second. In a typical day, how many different goals are you juggling? You’re probably managing a lot of them — both the…

Finding Time is Much Easier When You Start Clarifying Your Priorities

Priorities make your accomplishments possible. Were you as amazed by Michael Phelps’ accomplishment this past weekend as I was? He’s a great example of someone who has clarified his priorities! Today we’ll start exploring the importance of having clear priorities – using a metaphor I’m more familiar with than swimming. Dance! Finding time without knowing your priorities…