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…

Your Priority Power™ — Harness It for Your Success

Your Priority Power™ is one of the foundational keys to your time success. And using it well gets easier and easier, the clearer you are about your priorities. But just knowing your priorities isn’t enough. You also need to give yourself permission to be decisive about following through on them.  That’s what I call your…

Too Much To Do? Paring Down Your Priorities Helps

Finding time when you have too much to do is a formidable (and very typical) challenge. Really, who among us doesn’t usually have too much to do? Here at The Time Finder, we are in the midst of getting ready to launch a new product, and there are lots of details involved. Some of the…

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…

Feeling Trapped by Your Goals? Find Help Here.

If you’re feeling trapped by your goals, here’s something to remember: New goals, like new shoes, may require some breaking in. Have you ever set a goal, only to find that you start feeling trapped by it later? Feeling stuck with a goal that doesn’t work for you wastes your time and saps your morale.…

Delayed Gratification: The Skill that Empowers

Delayed gratification isn’t a skill that people naturally gravitate toward – not in today’s world. In fact, when fast food and quick sound bites tend to be our daily fare, it’s hard to even picture how delayed gratification could be a good thing. But believe me, it is. Why? Well, we live in a very…