Energy or stress? It’s mid-afternoon, and you’re falling behind, unable to focus on the upcoming deadline. What’s wrong with you, you ask yourself, as you drain the last of your third coffee of the past two hours... You can’t...
If you believe you need to be on 24/7, to give your 150% at work, to eat vegan and gluten-free, run in a triathlon and make sure your kids become the next Olympian/Nobel prize, just remember that you're human,...
Are you short on time? If you’re like me and most people, there is not enough time in a day to do it all. If I had more time (or the energy to stay up all night), I could...
You lead and determine your life, everyday, through your choices and decisions. No one else does – no one else can. It's real. Are you taking the lead on your life? Think about it this way: you live the impacts...
“Maybe happiness is this: not feeling that you should be elsewhere, doing something else, being someone else.” Eric Weiner FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out. You feel paralyzed; there is so much going on, and you don't want to miss on...
Do you define your days by how busy you are? If you believe that being busy makes you more productive, you might be confusing quantity and quality. Productivity isn't so much the number of tasks you do, it's whether or...
Learn the power of saying NO - Saying no is something most of us wish we could say but don’t dare try. It’s hard, it pushes our buttons, like guilt and feeling inadequate. Is there a solution? Saying no gets to the...
Serial-Tasking, Not Multi-Tasking, Makes You 50% More Productive We’ve come to think of multi-tasking as the miracle thing that allows us to do more in less time, but the truth is, multi-tasking makes you 50% slower than focused tasking. And...
Every day, you generate stress and take in stress from your environment. How about getting rid of it? Stress doesn't have to be dramatic and sudden. I'd guess that most of your stress comes from the accumulation of small things...
I’m reading Gretchen Ruben ‘Happier at Home’, and while some of her book rubs me the wrong way (will I hug my kids because research tells me I’ll be happier?), some of it inspires me to be more creative...