Set Goals and See How It Helps You Create Flexibility in Your Life

When you set goals you create two states of mind that can improve your life, whether you achieve your objectives or not.  These two states of mind are awareness and flexibility.  In my last post, I discussed how you create awareness when you set goals. So, today I’m going to discuss the link between setting…

Setting Goals 101: Why is Goal-Setting Important?

Setting goals may seem like something everyone does if they aim to be successful. Indeed, many people just assume that goal-setting is a necessary pre-requisite to effectiveness in most areas of life. If this is an assumption you’ve made, I invite you to put it aside for a moment.  Step back and consider a larger…

Success and Disappointment and Your Time Choices

Success and disappointment are, in many ways, really just two sides of the same coin. And managing them, whether big or small, is a time skill that is vital for your toolbox. The vagaries of life are inevitable. So staying steady in the midst of those fluctuations keeps you at the top of your game.…

Success Exercise: Making Your Success Truly Yours

In a previous post, we looked at the definition of success and the profound effect it has on how you use your time. Today I’m going to be digging deeper with a success exercise to help you uncover how you define success. Why is this important? It’s all-too-easy to spend precious years of your life…

What Does Your Success Mean for You?

Success is a concept that most of us think we understand, right up until we sit down and attempt to define it for ourselves. Then your success becomes personal, and a more complicated idea. And, in fact, when you define it ahead of time for yourself, your success may become a burdensome idea. Even worse,…

Truly, It’s the Only Way Change Happens — A-Day-At-A-Time

A-day-at-a-time is the mantra for your incremental path to time success. And taking it a-day-at-a-time is advice that’s so pervasive in our culture that it’s easy to not really take in its import. How often have you heard that phrase? And the bigger question: How often have you acted on it? Yes, it’s true. A-day-at-a-time…

Small Steps Help With All Your Goals in the New Year

There’s no better time than the New Year for a quick reminder that small steps really work. Indeed, planning, implementing, and then sustaining your success strategies is a process. This is true whether we’re talking about small or large goals. You have to first identify and visualize them. Then you build and maintain your momentum…