You procrastinate because the thought of taking a certain action makes you feel bad. There are lots of actions that give us that “Ugh” feeling when we even think about doing them. The unpleasant action could be going to the gym, doing your taxes, making an unpleasant phone call, or scrubbing the toilet. So, procrastination isn’t really an issue of laziness. It’s an emotional … [Read more...] about Why You Procrastinate and How to Overcome It
“The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.” - John C. Maxwell What is the first thing you do after you wake up in the morning? Maybe you check your phone, or you get out of bed to brush your teeth. Whatever it is, you might not think twice about it. Habits are learned behaviors that become a part of your routine over time. They can be … [Read more...] about Change Your Life by Implementing These New Habits
Some things are beyond your control when you’re searching for a job. You wait for companies to call you back, and you compete with other candidates who may have stronger qualifications. However, you can take charge of making your job hunt more efficient. That way you’ll make the process faster and more rewarding, regardless of the state of the economy. The secret is … [Read more...] about 13 Strategies for Making Your Job Search More Efficient
Laziness is frustrating. There are things that you know you should be doing, but you simply don’t feel like doing them. Everyone has been in this situation more than once. A lazy day isn't an issue on occasion, but chronic laziness can cause a lot of short and long-term challenges in your life. Learning to deal with laziness in an effective manner is an important tool in … [Read more...] about 11 Tips for Overcoming Laziness
When you grow up in a small community, you realize that helping others isn’t something you do, but it’s just the way you are. Running errands, going to the shop for items missed off the shopping list, helping neighbors with their garden, or cleaning their car gives you a sense of belonging and purpose. In this modern, high speed world, where it seems hardly anybody knows … [Read more...] about Random Acts of Kindness Will Change EVERYTHING!