006 – It’s Time To Tweak Your Evening Routine

It’s no secret that the most productive people in leadership today tend to be morning people. But how do you become a morning person if it doesn’t come naturally? In today’s episode, I’ll share with you my best tips for improving your odds to be a morning person, and it all begins by focusing on the night before. Be sure to check it out!

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Chalene Johnson’s Podcast – “The Chalene Show” discusses Fitness and Life Coaching with Chalene Johnson.

iPhone Bedtime App – Native to any iOS device

Todoist – Keeping life in order shouldn’t be this hard. Todoist helps you organize and prioritize your tasks and projects so you can stress less and achieve more.

Planner Pad – They gurantee that you will add an extra hour to your day with their sleek time management tool for those of us who still like a little analog in our life.

Michael Hyatt’s Evening Routine – Seriously everything this guy writes is magical. I highly recommend you follow him!

Don’t Get Caught Trying To Predict

The road to success isn’t normally a straight line. Often, it’s full of peaks that you can’t see over and valleys that you can’t see across.

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via TourismPEI @ Flickr Creative Commons

Leaders spend far too much time trying to predict what will happen next. As a result, their ability to make decisions diminish and they encounter paralysis through analysis.

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Friends, Fans, and Foes: Learning to Please The Ones That Matter

In a multitude of voices, it’s important that you determine who you can trust. Not everyone’s opinion should carry the same weight.

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We all want to be successful leaders, but the surest way NOT to do that is to try to please too many people at the same time. In this post, I’ll share how to know who to listen to.

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5 Creative Ways To Find More Time For Your Spouse

You try to juggle work, family, finances, maintaining your home, volunteering, caring for your kids, and volunteering for your school and church. Where does your spouse fit into the rat race?

5 Creative Ways To Find More Time With Your Spouse

Often, those we love the most are the first to take a back seat because we know they’ll forgive us the quickest. But if you’re not careful, what once was supposed to be a quick season of busyness will turn into a lifestyle and your spouse will be more of a business partner.

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