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 

Assimilating and Creating: Use Your Schedule to Deepen Your Time

Assimilating new skills and knowledge (attaining mastery) and allowing your creativity to blossom – these are activities that require a different kind of time and attention than our busy schedules sometimes allow. Earlier this week I wrote about how distractions and interruptions impact our minds and memories.  Today I’d like to focus on two recent 

Time Tips That Were Tops in February for Finding Time

Time tips help you manage your time and find time for what matters most.  And one of the things I love to do is look back and reflect, as one month ends and another begins. So, this morning, join me as I harvest the top time tips on The Time Finder, based on 

Perfectionism Trap: Free Yourself with 2 More Timely Tips!

Perfectionism is a major time trap for many … but the good news is that none of us need to stay stuck in that trap!  Time management tips are really paths to freedom, and last week we shared one tip to help with your perfectionism. As you move away from perfectionism and toward