Itâs normal to veer off course when pursuing goals. Sometimes this happens because weâre not truly committed to our goals. Other times, itâs because we struggle to hold ourselves accountable for doing the necessary work.
If you’re feeling a little insecure at work, it’s easier to set up obtainable goals so you’re always achieving something. However, while it might sound counterintuitive, over at Fast Company, marketing strategist Ted Karczewski suggests that one way to counter self-doubt is to give yourself impossible goals.
Steve Spring helps you transform your goals from dreams to reality.
OmniFocus is my task manager of choice, as explained in my review. It’s a sophisticated application and, if used correctly, it may become essential to your work. Personally, I depend on it. It is worth investing time, effort and money into mastering something you could depend on too.
Don’t let “I’ll do better next year” be the excuse to not achieving your resolutions this year, instead read these 10 tips on achieving your resolution now!
Imagine, for a moment, that your life is like a treasure hunt.
Get ready to live the life you want to be living.
Deciding in advance when and where you will take specific actions to reach your goal can double or triple your chances for success
How you go about tackling your goals has a huge impact on whether or not youâll accomplish them.
How to accomplish your most elusive goal and find success
Setting goals is easy, but prioritizing them is hard. Humans suck at properly weighing what we need to achieve our goals. We take on too much, skip steps, and often, as a result, we give up. Once you commit to a framework to prioritize your goals and cut the junk, achieving your goals gets a […]
We know that it’s important to walk away from work every now and then. Taking a break can help you regain focus and make you more productive. But it also matters how you take a break. For a more effective break that will truly revive your brainpower, avoid any activity that puts a demand on […]
Here is my collection of 101 Proven Practices for Focus. It still needs work to improve it, but I wanted to shared it, as is, because focus is one of the most important skills we can develop for work and life.
You are going to go through life either by design or by default. ~ Rick Warren How do you live your life? Do you live by design or by default? Living by design means living according to a plan in order to achieve your purpose in life. Living by default, on the other hand, means [ […]
If you think about it, we have the same amount of hours that our grandparents had. But Grandpa Sam probably got more done in a day than we doÂ today – even when everything is a button away for us! We are in an epidemic of distractions. Whatsapp alone is used to send 30 billion messages…
With great focus comes great rewards. If you can balance your focus with an open mind.
We too often get fixated on big goals and the big picture. But the best way to get there is to focus on a series of tiny goals
If it seems like you have too many things that you want to do, some prioritizing can help a lot. You can whittle away less important things by asking yourself a couple questions regarding how dedicated you really are.
In my work with high-performing women executives, I frequently encounter individuals who are so overworked and overwhelmed that they describe their daily experience as one of triage. Many of them
Easily distracted? Use these tips and tactics on focus and your Lumia to stay on-task. Call it 21st-century cultural ADHD. We have so many things vying for
Want to be a dreamer rather than a doer? If so, this is the guide for you.
There are widespread assumptions that the traditions of south-east Asia are all about slowing down and cultivating calm â but that is only half the story
Tough decisions are a lot easier when you have direction. To give yourself a starting point for those decisions, find the “theme” of your life. Your theme can be found in your perspectives, passions and interests.
When you’re coming up with goals, having a list (or two) is a great way to stay motivated. While you’re making that document, though, you may want to create an accompanying list of obstacles that could keep you from your goal.
3 Truths to Remember When You’re Not Sure You Can Finish Welcome to Season 3, Episode 4 of the This Is Your Life podcast. In this second episode, Michele Cushatt and I discuss why we should play full out, especially when we feel like giving up. Anyone can start something. But after we begin a […]