Category Archives: Performance – Personal Growth

Do You Believe The Present is Perfect?

In the Laws of Attraction thinking, there is encouragement to hold the perspective that “The Present is Perfect” and “We have everything we need in life” RIGHT NOW in this moment, no matter what is happening. This is a pretty hard concept to swallow when you are just laid off, or your company is faltering, you are in the middle of personal turmoil, etc. How can you think, say or believe this when it does not feel so true?
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Obstacles to a Strong AM Power Hour

The AM Power Hour seems pretty simple. It is, however, due to our human nature to not be discaplined and to get swept up with the urgent, our e-mails, voice mails and whatever is in front of our face, we can sabatoge the effectivness of a real Power Hour. Find out how to avoid the pitfalls.
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Examples of how people do what people do…

What have you observed in your co-workers, spouse, kids, neighbors, friends and family that you may find non-beneficial, annoying, frustrating or unproductive, but really it just is WHAT THEY DO?? Consider how people do what people do....
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People do what people do…..

This has been a principle we have applied in leadership, our personal and professional lives. It helps to remind ourselves of human behavior, manage your expections of others and see them for who they are rather than expecting them to be something different then who they are. It has applied in many situations: volunteerism, work, marriage, kids, and people in general.
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Time Estimating: Empty / Fill with the Important

Budgeting time will help to get your more energy and more things done. Often we feel we are victoms of not enough time. The truth is we have just enough time for what is important. The question is how will you choose to use your time? If you don't pick and plan, your time will decide for you. The funny thing is most of us don't like how time runs our day, which is why you feel like you don't have enough time. Take control of your time. Obviuosly you cannot control your life 24/7, but usually you have a lot more control then you think!
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Five Steps to Accomplish your Goals

Do you find yourself amazed at how quickly the months pass? Do you find yourself in a small panic over all you know you have to do and how little you feel you are actually accomplishing? Join the crowd! We live in a busy world where our time, priorities and energy are constantly challenged. The…
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Your Winning Season!

-Are you winning your game? -Are you playing at peak performance? -Do you feel like you are sometimes on the court, but more often on the bench, in the bleachers, or (even worse) at the concession stands? There is a concept called “pattern language” which means taking language and concepts that are already familiar to…
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Important vs. Urgent: Staying out of crisis mode

Learn the first step in thinking about your life strategically vs. reactionary. There is much more to balancing all parts of your life, living in line with your values, prioritizing, etc. but at times when we get so overloaded it is good to have a simple approach to remove yourself from the beginning of a crisis cycle and get back to putting first things first.
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