Thankfulness for Little, as Well as for Much

Thankfulness and gratitude are in the forefront of people’s minds at this time of year. So, let’s step back and think about thankfulness. When you feel and express gratitude, what are you expressing it for? Does it have to do with the value or quantity or size of a gift? Or is it about something else…

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…

Vacation Time Tips – 3 More Ideas to Find Time and Find Fun!

Vacation time is supposed to be a time to refresh yourself, reconnect with family and friends, and relax! But it’s easy to pack your vacation time with so many activities that, when all’s said and done, you may be more tired at the end of your ‘time off’ than you were when you started. Another pitfall of filling your vacation plate…

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

On-line Work Got You Unfocused & Flummoxed? 5 Time Tips!

On-line work is more and more vital to your success these days, whether you work in an office, run a small business, or are a coach or solopreneur. So today I’d like to take a look at on-line work and some specific time challenges that it presents. Your on-line time challenges are a little bit different…

Incremental Time-Scale Your Time Choices to Your Needs

Incremental time is a powerful way to approach your time choices. When it comes to time, one size doesn’t fit all, and that’s where incremental time comes in.  It’s about taking a mindful and flexible view of your tasks and priorities – a view that ultimately frees you 

Productivity and You: Using Your Energy to Optimize Your Time

Productivity is job one for most of us. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, teacher or VA, a student or a small business owner, a blogger or a busy mom, being as productive as possible is a daily challenge and ongoing goal.   And it’s often elusive. If it were simply a matter of pushing ourselves harder,…