Set Smart Priorities Using This Quick Visualization Exercise

Decluttering your to-do list is very often a matter of learning to set smart priorities. And like all skills, the more you practice the more ‘muscle’ you develop. Ultimately, when you set smart priorities your actions are more in sync with your goals and values. You’re more productive and you feel more satisfied as you…

Competing Priorities Clamoring for Your Attention?

Multiple, competing priorities are a fact of life. And finding time when you’ve got lots of balls in the air can be a big challenge, can’t it?  At times, do you feel so busy that you don’t know where to begin? Maybe it’s the beginning of school for you or for your kids. New routines…

Want to Find Success? First Find How You Define It

It’s not unusual to want to find success. But what does that mean to you? Have you paused and pondered what it will look like when you find success? You see, your definition of success has a profound effect on how you spend your time. And yet, it’s easy to spend precious time pursuing what…

When You Set Time Priorities, Do You Make Space for Change?

Finding time to set time priorities is an important time choice.  It gives you a clear path to your goals. When you set time priorities wisely, you are claiming your power and, ultimately, finding time for what’s most important to you. But life isn’t predictable. Change is predictable, but… Change is a constant in our…

Prioritize Your Tasks to Own Your Day

When you prioritize your tasks you give yourself a huge time management boost. Yet all-too-often, we neglect this important step. How often do you hop out of bed and start in on the to-do list that you have in your head? You’re in a rush and the day already feels like it’s getting away from…

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…