If Writing is One of Your Goals, This Will Help.

Writing is something that many of us have on our to-do lists. And often, as well, it’s something that we postpone or procrastinate about. Maybe your goal is to write an article or a blog post. Or maybe it’s an e-zine, a book, or a note to a friend or family member. Whatever your particular…

Stuck Today? A Perspective Shift Helps

If you’re feeling stuck today, you don’t have to stay there. I want to tell you about a simple shift that will surprise you with its power, and that makes all the difference. It has to do with your perspective — how it affects you, and how you are in a position to make choices…

Declutter Your To-Do List and Get More Done

When you declutter your to-do list you give yourself a huge productivity boost. Think about it. We all know that finding time to complete the items on your to-do list is an ongoing challenge.  During the holiday season, it’s a challenge that often becomes especially difficult. So, this morning, I invite you to take a step…

Set Yourself Free from Perfectionism with These Timely Tips

When you’re free from perfectionism you have access to more energy than you might have ever known you had. So, where’s the key to that freedom? How can you give yourself this gift? Well, in a previous post about the dangers of perfectionism I shared some thoughts about the ways that it poisons your moments. And when you…

Stalled and Stuck? The ‘5-More-Rule’ Gets You Moving Again

When you’ve stalled and your project is stuck, it feels just awful. Stress rises and creative ideas are suddenly elusive. You need to keep moving to accomplish your goals.  But how often do you feel drained and guilty because your energy has abandoned you and your projects have come to a grinding halt? Stalled projects…

Positive Productivity: How to Boost Your Energy and Move Yourself to Success

Finding time to enhance your productivity by accomplishing daily tasks or working toward long-term goals requires focus and discipline.  And it requires energy. So, building in small rewards for yourself along the way helps. How? Well, it boosts your focus, helping you stay on track. And your rewards also provide breaks that motivate and refresh! When you are consistent…

Procrastination Stealing Your Time and Sapping Your Energy? This Helps…

Procrastination is a huge time and energy thief. And you know what else? It has a profound effect on your self-trust and your confidence. It nibbles away, undermining incrementally. Unnoticed at first, its effects are very debilitating in the long run. The habit of putting things off creates a vicious cycle that feeds on itself…