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Im-Awesome

Streamline Your Life with 3 Words: You Are Awesome!

What are your different roles in life? Mom? Wife? Girlfriend? Sister? Employee? Boss? Entrepreneur? Teacher? Caretaker? Writer? Performer? Healer? Runner? Leader? If you were to examine yourself in the roles you play and asked ...

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Get Productive: Remove Waste

Eliminating waste is the fundamental principle of being a productive person. As defined by Womak/Jones in their book “Lean Thinking”: Waste is any human activity which absorbs resources but creates no value. There are three...

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This Week, Implement the End of Day Review

It’s usual (and wise) advice to sit down before your day begins. This time is for you to get centered and look at the day ahead. You feel a lot more flow in your day when you do this. But there’s one tip that doesn&...


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Are You Hammering Away at the Wrong Things?

There is a productivity obsession among driven women (myself included). But here’s the thing: soaking up loads of productivity tips and leaning on willpower in an attempt to stay on top of things is not enough carry you t...

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How Clutter Affects Productivity

This post was originally posted in October 2012, but hey, a refresher on clutter is always handy! A clutter-free space and productivity go hand in hand. Why? Because a clear space allows you to sink in to your work/projects wit...

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3 Questions To Reboot Your Mind For A Productive Life Of Meaning

You are busy. There’s much to do in this one, precious life! And it’s important to keep yourself in a productive, happy frame of mind. We all have those times when we don’t feel that great inside. Although inevita...


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Create a Better Monday Morning Routine

To get you geared up for your best Monday ever, we’re giving you another blast from the past with writer Melissa Foster. How you start your day is how you’re going to live your day. And how you live your day is the ...

productivity

5 Tips to Get Your Productivity Groove Back

Flow is key. With it, we feel a rhythm that is pleasing to the soul. And with it, our life isn’t filled with procrastination, distraction, overwhelm, missed deadlines, etc. Things just come together well. Without it, well...

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Virtual Girls’ Night Out with Kelley Long

  What is Virtual Girls’ Night Out? We all want to spend more time chatting with our girlfriends, but sometimes life is just too busy to get those girls’ nights out scheduled regularly. That’s why Career ...


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Want To Be A Productive Person? Choose Your Journeys Wisely

You are always on a journey. You are reading this article. That’s a journey. When you watch your favorite TV show – that’s a journey. For example, if you watch The Biggest Loser, you go on a journey where there are extrem...