5 Must Know Truths To Avoiding A Failed New Year’s Commitment

Michael K Personal Development, Productivity 7 Comments

I absolutely love this time of year! Every January, we begin the year full of optimism and the hope that our lives will get better as we move closer to becoming the best version of ourselves that we ultimately want to be. As we set off down the path of a brand new year, we face an alarming statistic says that in this year alone, 92% of those who set personal resolutions will eventually fail before ever reaching their final destination. No one intentionally tries to fail. Yet so many …

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Moving Beyond The Paralysis of Perfectionism

Michael K Personal Development, Productivity 5 Comments

Most people agree that having high standards is a good thing. People who accomplish a lot in life often do so because they set and achieved the high expectations that they set for themselves. Perfectionism, on the other hand, happens whenever we consistently place pressure on ourselves to achieve standards so unreasonable that they’re often too difficult to meet or achieve even when we’re at our best. Perfectionism pushes us to judge our self-worth based solely on our ability to achieve. And if for whatever reason we feel like we …

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Creating Your Ideal Week

Michael K Career Development, Personal Development, Productivity 4 Comments

“One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.” – Tony Robbins A few years ago, one of my online mentors—NY Times best-selling author, blogger and podcaster Michael Hyatt—shared an item on his blog that really helped me envision what a focused schedule truly looks like. In his blog post, Michael explained how he took an Excel spreadsheet and began creating what …

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4 Tips To Saving Money On Your Next Road Trip

Michael K Productivity, Technology 9 Comments

  I absolutely love to travel!  Just this past weekend, my wife and I took some time off to travel to Washington, D.C. to attend her family reunion. The trip was a lot of fun and gave us quite a few laughable and memorable moments! But if you’re like us, you probably want to save some extra money any way that you can whenever you take these types of trips. To help you do just that, here are a few tips that can keep a little extra cash in your pocket the next time you decide to take your …

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2 Keys To Maintaining A Clutter Free Life

Michael K Personal Development, Productivity 4 Comments

Earlier this week here on the blog, we took a look at four ways to begin to remove some of the clutter from out of our lives and spaces (click here to go back and check out that post). Today, I’d like to share with you a few keys to help you answer this question: How can I keep clutter from returning into my life and my space once I’ve finally removed it? Here are two keys to help you to do just that: 1. Give things a designated home. The …

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