This is the perfect time to leap into action… Winter will be coming to an end and spring will be in the air.
There are many activities and habits throughout our day that waste our precious time. At first glance a few harmless minutes are spent Facebook scrolling here, internet surfing or jumping around from app to app on your smartphone. All of sudden these seemingly insignificant amounts of time have added up to hours of wasted time.
Here are 6 ways you’re wasting time along with some time management tips to keep you moving forward when it’s tough to get focused. [Read more…]
What’s standing in your way?
Do you give up at the first sign of resistance? As soon as you hit a bump on the road to your dreams, do you back off? Do you say to yourself, “This just isn’t meant to happen?” Or “This must be a sign that I need to forget this dream.” [Read more…]
Must We Multi-task? Maybe It’s Better Not To.
After all, multi-tasking is not what it’s all cracked up to be.
As I deliver sessions at seminars and conferences throughout North America in every kind of business you can think of, I often encounter people who are pleased, even proud, that they can multi-task.
What about you? Do you regularly multi-task, such as reading emails while someone is talking to you on the telephone?
I believe that our obsession with technology is creating a lot of stress in our lives. Multi-tasking using these various technologies just makes it worse. [Read more…]
No team exists without some problems. No relationship exists without some problems, whether small or large. It is important to the team relationship not to let problems tear down the team and reduce the team’s effectiveness. Turn obstacles into opportunities for growth. Focus on possibilities. Put all your energy into finding solutions and work around the obstacles. [Read more…]
I recently read a statement that resonated with me. It says: Never let the circumstances of the moment supersede your dream. That statement struck me hard and made me stop and think: “How many times in the past did I let the circumstance of the moment impede my progress or stop me from doing something I really wanted to do?”
In honor of the upcoming 4th of July holiday, it struck me how our forefathers from decades ago persevered. They had dreams, ideas and a vision for a better life. And they fought hard to make those a reality. I decided to brush up on my history of the 4th of the July and want to share one excerpt I found. [Read more…]