Posts tagged schedule
Save the Day: 3 Steps to a Better Morning

Each day we rise.

And what we do as soon as we get out of bed sets the tone for our entire day.

Do you ever find yourself hurrying out of bed, mind already noisy and your body feels like its on autopilot?

Maybe you literally have a pain in your neck, but no time to notice or tend to it?

This is where the morning ritual comes in to save your day.

Here you go! 3 Steps to a Better Morning...

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Parkinson’s Law: “Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.”

I've experienced Parkinson's Law so many times in my life.  

Give yourself 30 minutes, it will take the full 30 minutes.
Give yourself an hour, it will take the full hour.
Give yourself only 15 minutes, it will take 15 minutes.

Try it out sometime.  Take your next project or task and give yourself LESS TIME.  Nine times out ten, I bet you get it done in the shortened time period.

Eliminate all distractions and give all of your focus to the task at hand.

When it comes to my writing, I've found so many ways to squeeze in the extra time – even though I've got a ton of distractions to deal with and a full and productive life.

Here are my top eight ways to find the time to write.

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TipsMolly Downswrite, time, schedule, tips
There's a better way

I know how it starts.

You actually wake up on the right side of the bed, and start your day.

The morning seems to be going well for a change until....

It doesn't.

Chaos sets in and time rushes by.

All day long you feel like you're chasing something –

Because you are.

You're chasing the feeling you had (or wanted to have) when you woke up.

And now it's gone, or you never even had it in the first place.

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