Quick Note: Own Your Day

Think about the last time you reached the end of the day and wondered how time got away from you. How likely is it that it could happen again today? Despite what you have going on, take the day and make it your own. This is about maintaining productivity. You can remain productive during the…

Quick Note: Don’t Wait Until You’re Ready

If you’re telling yourself that you’ll act when you’re ready, you’ll be waiting forever. There’s no perfectly convenient time to get out of your joy-crushing situation. If you keep waiting for the time when you’ll be really ready, you’ll remain stuck. Perhaps you’re worried that you don’t have every potential contingency figured out. While it’s essential to plan…

15 Minutes a Day

Do you have a monumental task to accomplish, like building a new website, packing for a cross-country move, or applying for a new job? Big projects like these always overwhelm me. I was never much of a big-picture kind of person. I feel much more comfortable breaking things down into short, manageable tasks. You’ve probably…