One more thing...

  • August 24, 2016 Step 3: Accountable

    So, how did tracking your day go? What did you find out? Was it pretty much what you expected? A constant flow of interruptions, task switching, and other things getting in the way of what you hoped t...

  • August 23, 2016 Step 2: Actual

    OK, where were we? Oh, yeah, that’s right. You were about to tell me how this putting your to-do items on your calendar was not going to work for you. Something about my being a self-employed privil...

  • August 22, 2016 Step 1: Aspirational

    As I said in yesterday’s introduction, this exercise is about getting real with ourselves about how we choose to spend our time. To start, I think it’s best to define how we would like to choose t...

  • August 21, 2016 Aspirational, Actual, Accountable (Introduction)

    I want to try something a little different this week. It’s an exercise designed to help with being honest with ourselves about our time and how we are choosing to spend it. It also will point out wh...

  • August 04, 2016 And another thing...

    I want to try something a bit different this time around. I want to share a few of the interesting things I’ve found in my travels. Some links with some observations, updates, or tidbits. I’m thin...

  • July 28, 2016 Mindfulness Is Not Letting Go...

    I want to parse this one out carefully, as it might be a difficult concept to understand and embrace.

  • July 11, 2016 Failing Forward

    As a family, we are the sort that likes to travel with no set itinerary for the cities we visit. We like to wake up each morning, make a loose plan, but mostly let the day take us where it wants to. B...

  • July 06, 2016 Like-Minded

    Like-minded does not mean same-minded. While it is worthwhile know people who are same-minded, for instance those people are great to have on the team, one doesn’t grow from only being around those ...

  • May 25, 2016 The Broken Door

    I want this door to be fixed. It’s broken. But I don't know who to ask.

  • May 09, 2016 It's all you need.

    One of my favorite home improvement stories is from my friend Jason. He wanted to build a two car garage with a studio space above, so he went to Seven Corners Hardware to get what he needed.