Entries Tagged as 'Productivity'

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

7 Things to Stop Worrying About Today

As the Dalai Lama once said, “If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry.  If it’s not fixable, then there is no help in worrying.  There is no benefit in worrying whatsoever.”
In other words, worry will not strip tomorrow […]

Monday, January 14th, 2013

9 Lies Unproductive People Love to Tell

People all around the world are out doing productive things right now.  You can be one of them if you choose to be.
The first step is to stop telling yourself these unproductive lies:
Reminder: We just released our new ebook 1,000+ Little Things Happy, Successful People Do Differently. It […]

Friday, January 4th, 2013

9 Beliefs of Highly Ineffective People

It is nearly impossible for anyone, even the most ineffective among us, to continue to choose a life of tedious grief after becoming fully enlightened to the fact that ineffectiveness is a choice.  It is the direct outcome of unproductive beliefs and behaviors.
So here’s a quick reminder – nine things to stop believing:
1.  “I don’t […]

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

9 Surefire Ways to Get What You Want

In life, you don’t get what you want, you get what you work for.
Here are some ideas for making it happen:
1.  Every morning ask:  “Is this what I want for myself?”
Whenever the answer has been “no” for too many mornings in a row, you know it’s time to make a change.  If you follow this […]

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

9 Beliefs You Need to Succeed at Anything

What you believe either weakens you or makes you stronger.

The foundation of success is not a set of achievements or a combination of external factors; it is a mindset.  Success is an attitude that comes from a framework of powerful beliefs and empowering thoughts.  Because what you think and believe about your life largely determines […]

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 […]