Your Inner Wisdom Helps You Find Your Way

Your inner wisdom is a quiet, steady presence in your life. And, especially when you’re stuck, it offers a path to get you moving again. When you untie knots that keep you tangled you are also likely to make some surprising discoveries. Is that something that you welcome? And are you open to listening to the…

Keep Your Writing Fresh by Keeping Yourself Fresh

Creating content that’s fresh, focused, interesting, and relevant is key to online success. And it can be a big challenge, don’t you agree? I’ve been creating my e-zine since 2006 and have been blogging here since 2008. And, I’ll be honest, sometimes fresh ideas are hard to come by. But what I’ve found, through the…

Your Feelings Map Holds the Key to So Much in Your Life

What is a feelings map and why might you need one? Well, recognizing your feelings and their roots is one of the most powerful time management skills you can develop.  Sometimes that means naming your feelings in a particular moment. And sometimes you need to look back to find their echoes in your past. Either…

Your Inner Critic is NOT Someone You Need to Listen To

Your inner critic whispers draining, debilitating messages in your ear more than you realize. In fact, for many people, it’s an almost constant undertone. And learning to recognize and root out those messages is an effort well worth undertaking.  So many of us are plagued by this droning voice. It undermines at every turn, and…

Turn Your Problems Into Successes with 3 Questions

Finding time to actually SOLVE your problems is one of the most energizing things you can do. Indeed, when you address one of your problems and meet with success, this increases your confidence. It also gives you energy for taking on new challenges. This is true, even in areas that are totally unrelated to the…

Your Focus is Your Key to Freeing Your Energy and Creativity

Your focus and effectiveness are inextricably linked. Indeed, time management tips, no matter how well-grounded they may be, are only as effective as your capacity to focus and follow-through.   So, your focus is a powerful productivity tool. But that’s not all. Your focus actually helps you restore your energy and free your creativity, too.…

When You Look Back with Gratitude You Give Yourself a Boost

Finding time to look back with gratitude is a powerful time tool that will reliably turn your day around and recharge your energy in an instant. That may seem puzzling at first. But let’s take a closer look. What is it about pausing to reflect, or look back, and about thankfulness that is so powerful? It’s…