The Clock is Always Ticking on Your Dreams

Why You Should Act on Your Goals Today

Clock is ticking on your dreams

You can’t finish if you don’t start.”

Yet, most people never begin the journey to their dreams.

They talk about it. And talk some more. And on.

Before they know it, their dream is several years (or decades!) old.

It has become more of a fable than a dream. Often talked about, but never a reality.

Does this describe your dream?

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7 Tips to Keep Your Meetings to a Manageable Size

42 People in a Meeting is Too Many


7 Tips Manageable Meeting SizeAre your meetings unmanageable?

Often, it is because the meeting size is too large. Or perhaps, you have invited the wrong group of people.

Inviting too many people is a common meeting mistake that results in confusion, inaction, and wasted time.

How many people should you invite to your meeting?

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Why a Fresh Start Can Make You More Productive

7 Reasons You Should Start That Project Over

Fresh Start More Productive

Do you ever get stuck on a project?

No forward motion is happening, no matter what effort you put into it.

Maybe you are out of ideas. Or out of energy.

The one thing you know is that you are stuck.

When you get to this point, you should consider starting over… from the beginning.

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Why You Should Pick Only 5 Things To Do Today

Identify the Top Tasks You Must Complete Every Day

Pick 5 Things to do today

How many tasks are on your todo list?

If you are capturing all the things you need to do, then it is probably a pretty long list.

It is more than you can hope to do on any one given day.

Rather than frantically trying to do your entire list, pick the top 5 todos and dedicate yourself to those few tasks.

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8 Types of Information You Should Capture Every Day

Save Time Later by Always Capturing Important Facts

8 Types of Information to Capture

Do you find yourself constantly looking for pieces of information?

You can’t be productive if you are constantly searching for details that you already had. It’s like doing the same job over again.

Don’t let those little pieces of important information get away from you when you have the chance to capture them.

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5 Productive Activities for Your In-between Time

What You Do in Your Spare Time Matters

productive activities in-between time

When you have a free minute or two, what do you do?

Jump on Facebook? Read the news again? Check your email for the 37th time today?

What you do during your in-between time is often what matters most. Are you making the most of it, or frittering it away on meaningless web-surfing and social streams?

You could be using that time on productive activities. Doing things that benefit you, instead of wasting your time and mind.

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5 Reasons You Should Keep All Your Notes in One Place

Why One Notebook for Your Notes is Best

Notes in one place

Do you ever find yourself searching for that one note that you know you wrote down somewhere?

Perhaps, it is a last-minute frantic search for a piece of information that you need. Or you have been endlessly searching for days for that missing document.

You need to keep your notes in one place.

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10 Areas of Your Life to Clean Up Every Single Day

Why Keeping Things Clean is Easier than Cleaning Up Later


Make today a cleaning day!

That thought probably doesn’t excite you. Most people avoid cleaning at all costs.

Ironically, the best strategy to avoid large clean-up tasks is to make cleaning a part of your daily activities, rather than a last resort after things have piled up.

Let’s look at 10 areas of your life that you should clean up each and every day.

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