Category Archives: Work-Life Balance

Are You Saving for Your Retirement?

You didn’t get in to business to work 24/7 and then just walk away broke right?  Yes its expensive to be a sole proprietor but that doesn’t mean you should neglect saving for your retirement. The IRS offers a handful … read more

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

Over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs were asked: “What is your number one secret to productivity?” Their answers were coded into 15 unique ideas. I have condensed the list below, but … read more

Productivity Pick-Me-Ups for the Afternoon Slump

We’ve all been there: it’s late afternoon and we have zero energy left for the day, and no idea how we will get through the rest of our work.  Cathy Sexton from Productivity Experts recommends some strategies to help get through it.   Productivity … read more

Why Aren’t You Being More Productive

This month we have a guest blogger – Cathy Sexton.  Cathy owns a company called the Productivity Experts.  After winning her own battle with “workaholism” and a stress-induced life threatening illness. Cathy is committed to helping people accomplish more, with … read more

Are your “circuits” overloaded (part 2)

Last time we talked about the article that I had read by Edward M. Hallowell, MD “Overloaded Circuits:  Why Smart People Underperform” and how it had gotten me to think about how we tend to overload and try and do too much. When … read more

Are your “circuits” overloaded?

Read an article that gave me reason to ponder and wonder… The article is by Edward M. Hallowell, MD “Overloaded Circuits:  Why Smart People Underperform” (click to the link to read the full article).  He talks about a common condition … read more