20 06, 2022

Weekly Planning is Easy as Pie

2022-06-20T07:20:00+00:00

The ultimate guide to weekly planning and proper pie eating. When you start your weekly planning by placing yourself at the center, your week becomes the story of who you are, not just what you do. Has this happened to you? Week after week it’s the same thing… You plan, and [...]

Weekly Planning is Easy as Pie2022-06-20T07:20:00+00:00
18 04, 2022

How to gain superhero powers by knowing your purpose

2022-04-19T03:05:58+00:00

What puts the Super and Hero in Superhero? The rules about what makes a superhero are pretty flexible. But at the core, all superheroes are driven by a purpose—and that purpose empowers them to gain control over events (usually caused by bad people) that take place in their life. They use their powers [...]

How to gain superhero powers by knowing your purpose2022-04-19T03:05:58+00:00
11 04, 2022

Time management is a lie

2022-04-12T06:04:49+00:00

Time management is a lie we need to stop telling ourselves Time management is an illusion. It’s not real. Out of all the things we can manage in our life, time isn’t one of them. By definition, when we manage something we have control of it, we govern it, we can train it, influence it. [...]

Time management is a lie2022-04-12T06:04:49+00:00
12 07, 2021

Capacity vs. Throughput: Why Getting Things Done Has Stalled for You

2021-07-12T09:59:30+00:00

The capacity of your throughput is equal to the capacity of your bottlenecks. Your personal productivity has two aspects: capacity and throughput. You need them both, but they aren’t identical. And when it comes to effective productivity, one is more important than the other. Your capacity Think of capacity and throughput [...]

Capacity vs. Throughput: Why Getting Things Done Has Stalled for You2021-07-12T09:59:30+00:00
1 05, 2021

Is your life feeling out of balance? Your roles are the problem.

2021-10-25T14:15:07+00:00

When’s the last time you balanced your roles? We live our lives in terms of roles—authentic roles or parts we’ve chosen to fill. Roles represent responsibilities, relationships, and areas of contribution. Much of the pain in life comes from the sense that we’re succeeding in one role at the expense of other, possibly [...]

Is your life feeling out of balance? Your roles are the problem.2021-10-25T14:15:07+00:00
1 05, 2021

5 steps to determine your roles

2021-10-26T03:51:57+00:00

1: Start with writing down your roles. To help guide our long-term goals and even our daily choices, we need to put down in ink what roles are most important to us. Writing down our roles keeps them in our awareness and helps us pay attention to all the important dimensions of our [...]

5 steps to determine your roles2021-10-26T03:51:57+00:00
1 05, 2021

See how easy and effective it is to identify your roles and goals in PlanPlus Online

2021-10-25T07:01:49+00:00

In your PlanPlus Online account, Roles and Goals takes center stage on the Vision Board. If you haven’t already, click here to start your free 14-day trial of PlanPlus Online. This is the Vision Board in your PlanPlus Online account. (Click to enlarge image.) This is where you’ll plan [...]

See how easy and effective it is to identify your roles and goals in PlanPlus Online2021-10-25T07:01:49+00:00
22 04, 2021

Why SMART goals separate high achievers from the rest of us

2022-03-21T05:23:02+00:00

If you’re not using a SMART goals foundation when you set a goal, you’re setting yourself up for failure. Guaranteed. There’s a world of difference between setting a goal and achieving a goal. This year, 92 percent of us won’t achieve our goals. If you're serious about goal setting, here's what the high achievers [...]

Why SMART goals separate high achievers from the rest of us2022-03-21T05:23:02+00:00
22 04, 2021

How to set and achieve SMART goals

2021-04-22T16:22:19+00:00

Welcome to SMART goals mini bootcamp! Clarity is vital for the achievement of SMART goals. Your dream or goal must be specific and clear and should not be vague. As you build this SMART goal foundation, remember the following: Clarity is paramount. Vague is the enemy of productivity. Ambiguous is the enemy of [...]

How to set and achieve SMART goals2021-04-22T16:22:19+00:00
14 04, 2021

This is the real reason your life is moving in circles: You have no goals

2021-11-03T10:18:39+00:00

Setting good goals creates a force that pulls you to success Did you know that when you set a goal, it’s like placing a landmark on the horizon ahead of you? With your eye on that landmark, you can navigate your whole life straight toward it. It’s true! Without that landmark (real or figurative)—your [...]

This is the real reason your life is moving in circles: You have no goals2021-11-03T10:18:39+00:00
26 03, 2021

Break down your tasks to blaze through your to-do list

2022-04-04T14:33:57+00:00

Breaking tasks down into subtasks will help you to see large tasks as more approachable and doable, and reduces your propensity to procrastinate or defer tasks—because you simply don’t know where to begin. Here's what you need to do... Some tasks are simple A simple task is an uncomplicated activity, a single unit of [...]

Break down your tasks to blaze through your to-do list2022-04-04T14:33:57+00:00
18 03, 2021

How to untangle your mind and improve your productivity

2021-03-19T05:39:08+00:00

Your Unscheduled Task list is your mind’s secret weapon! Your mind can be a messy place when you’re trying to be productive. So many things to do! Just keeping track of everything is like a tornado swirling in your head. The winds are whipping… cows flying by… you can’t get a good grip on anything! [...]

How to untangle your mind and improve your productivity2021-03-19T05:39:08+00:00