Entries Tagged as 'Productivity'

Monday, December 17th, 2012

10 Powerful Things to Put on Your To-Do List Today

Yesterday is a canceled check, tomorrow is a promissory note, and today is the only cash you have, so spend it wisely.

One of the secrets of getting to where you want to go in life is making a simple TO DO list every day, keeping it visible, and using it as a guide to action […]

Monday, November 5th, 2012

12 Unconventional Habits of Highly Productive People

It is not enough to be busy…
The question is:  What are you busy doing?
I’ve always been someone driven to excel and make the most out of this wild ride called life.
So when I read Tim Ferriss’ book The 4-Hour Workweek, a new world of possibilities opened up to me.  After discovering his personal productivity tips, […]

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

30 Simple Ways to Simplify Your Life

by Sam of Financial Upside
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more difficult.  It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move swiftly in the opposite direction.”  –E.F. Schumacher
A simple life has a different meaning and a different value for every person.  For me, it means getting rid […]

Friday, October 19th, 2012

10 Things Winners Do Differently

Anyone can give up, and lots of people do, because it’s the easiest thing in the world to do.  But to keep going when everyone would understand if you stopped, that’s what winners do differently.  In fact, this is the most significant principle of winning.  Because without this kind of determination and persistence, the first […]

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

11 Ways Successful People Start Their Mornings

by Sam of Financial Upside
The day may have 24 hours of equivalent length but every hour is not created equal.  Beginning the day with a purpose and a plan increases your chances of success.
In her book What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast, Laura Vanderkam writes, “Seizing your mornings is the equivalent of that […]

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

10 Success Principles We Often Forget

Identify your problems but give your
power and energy to solutions.
-Tony Robbins
Sometimes we find ourselves running in place, struggling to get ahead simply because we forget to address some of the basic success principles that govern our potential to make progress.  So here’s a quick reminder:

You are the only person responsible for your success.  The best […]

Friday, July 27th, 2012

60 Empowering Quotes to Help You Get Things Done

Here are 60 quotes gathered from our sister site, Everyday Life Lessons, to empower you to take action, navigate through life’s challenges, and get things done.

Just because you are struggling does NOT mean you are failing.  Every great success requires some kind of struggle to get there.
It doesn’t matter if you’ve failed or if you’ve […]

Monday, June 25th, 2012

12 Habits Standing Between You and What You Want

Close the door to the habits that have been holding you back, change the record, clean the house, and get rid of the dust and dirt.  Stop denying yourself a fair chance.  Stop being who you were, and become who you really are.
Starting today, stop…

Playing it safe. – Have you ever tucked something of value […]

Monday, June 18th, 2012

30 Practical Ways to Improve Yourself

Today is our blog’s sixth birthday.  Over the past six years we have touched on hundreds of tips, tricks and lessons that have the potential to improve your life.  So to celebrate this milestone, we’re going to take a stroll down memory lane and review some of the best tips from our previous articles.  Together, […]

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

10 Enemies of Personal Greatness

Beware!  These ten inner enemies can quickly erode your grandest plans and your noblest intentions.  They can drain your life of passion and potential, and fill your spirit with lifelong regret.

Always taking the path of least resistance. – Just because you are struggling does NOT mean you are failing.  Every great success requires some kind […]