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The Truth about List Making

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I’m not really against list making. I simply see too many of us feverishly making lists in an effort to get things done. And once the list is finished, we push back with a false sense that we just accomplished something when all we did was relieve our mind of a swarm of tasks.  List […]

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Using the Power of Focus for Weekly Planning

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The practice of doing weekly and daily planning are imperative when we want to improve our power of focus – getting the most important things accomplished. The four-step process we advocate when using our iPhone app Today and Not Today can be applied to weekly planning. Here’s a quick tutorial on how to use the same four-step strategy […]

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A Lucid 8 Minutes on Time Mastery

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What I know about time management I have harvested through my lack of time and focus management. Many of these lessons were hard-earned. Asking my mind to function in an abstract-random manner is easy. Asking it to move into linear thought patterns takes more effort. It’s a good thing that I’m a gifted “connector” who […]

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The Flaw in “To-do-lists”

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Many people utilize list making as part of their time and focus management strategy. Lists are great tools. Making one can relieve an over-burdened mind. However, there is an inherent flaw associated with list-making. Those things that come out of our heads and onto the list typically fall out in random order. And a list […]

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Prioritizing What Matters Most in the Moment

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Coming into today’s coaching session Victoria is preparing to work at a conference that is happening this week. Her roles (she has many) at the conference are varied and critical to growing her new business. I was delighted that in the whirlwind preparing for this event she pulled out a tool I have developed and […]

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Time is Part of Life

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I have come to understand as you may have as well that there is never enough time to do everything. However, there always seems to be enough time to focus on the most critical things. This is one of the reasons I have created the Today and Not Today i-phone app. It is the reason […]

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Three Hints to Deal with Procrastination

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Procrastination impedes every single person. You’ve done it and you know it. When we putter instead of getting down to the important things, we are procrastinating. Its okay to admit that you’ve lost yourself in e-mail or on Facebook when you would have been better served making a phone call or finishing up a report. […]