Tag: time management

  • A Tale of Two Freak-Outs

    A Tale of Two Freak-Outs

    What better way to learn a valuable, humbling lesson than by having a total, unadulterated freak-out? Having two of them. I would know. Though Santa was not involved, both of my personal incidents were still special in their own way, and each actually had a different fix. Yet, in the end, they both pointed to the…

  • Why Work-Life Balance is Bogus…and How to Get it Anyway

    Why Work-Life Balance is Bogus…and How to Get it Anyway

    Recently I found myself tackling an ambitiously crazy to-do list. I decided to update my website, start writing my new book, get new client business, keep my blog going and join an extremely well-connected new committee. Oh, and I wanted to have a little fun, too. I told myself it was completely doable. I just…

  • How One Day at Starbucks Rocked My World

    Last week found me plugging away in one of my satellite offices. Starbucks. I admit it. It’s a favorite place of mine. After all, who doesn’t like a little Starbucks fix now and then? I was working on a piece on leadership, thinking through the best leaders I know. The customers streamed in steadily, happily chatting…

  • Face this Fact – Have a Better Year

    I bet you’re ready to kick a bad habit or two…perhaps add a healthy one for good measure. ‘Tis the season after all. As the new year officially gets underway many look ahead with a promise, a vow to make their lives better. Perhaps you’ve committed to manage your time better, to focus on the…