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The Message You’re Really Sending With ‘I’m Too Busy’

The Message You’re Really Sending With ‘I’m Too Busy’

  Based on our most common conversations, busyness today is an epidemic–even more so than it was for previous generations with less technology available. In fact, it can be a point of pride. The truth is that we are not too busy; we just have too many choices to make clear priorities. One of the […]

The Power Of Leverage

The Power Of Leverage

The simple concept of “leverage” has the power to get you more time, better fitness, career or business success, financial control and relationship satisfaction. Despite these benefits, however, most of us don’t utilize leverage as much as we could. Understanding how leverage works is the first step in expanding your opportunities, satisfaction and overall fulfillment. […]

10 Reasons You’re Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)

10 Reasons You’re Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)

Studies show that an average employee gets distracted every three minutes while they are at work, and worse, it takes around 23 minutes to get back on track after a distraction. Weekdone, a team performance and organization management software, compiled the below infographic detailing the 10 most common office distractions. Check it out for things […]

The 3 Types of Procrastination and How to Beat It

The 3 Types of Procrastination and How to Beat It

I sat at my desk, email message alert pinging with each new arrival, joining the disorganized mosh pit of communication. I knew I needed to wade into the fray and start making sense of the mess, but instead I let one episode of Cutthroat Kitchen roll into the next on auto play. Next thing I […]

The 7 Things You Need to Stop Doing at the Office

The 7 Things You Need to Stop Doing at the Office

We all have office habits, some good and some bad. We recognize some of our bad habits as distinctly “bad,” but at the same time, we keep engaging in them because it’s what we’re used to (or maybe we’ve gotten used to getting away with them). In any case, these bad habits make a lasting […]

4 Steps to Mastering the Art of Focus

4 Steps to Mastering the Art of Focus

Q: I get distracted easily, whether it’s my co-worker chatting with me or an interesting Facebook post. How can I improve my focus? A: Have you ever attended an NBA game? In the final minutes of close games, the losing team usually resorts to a strategy of intentionally fouling the other team. When a player […]

5 Universal Success Principles That Have Nothing to Do With Motivation

5 Universal Success Principles That Have Nothing to Do With Motivation

Most of the success advice you read is crap because it mistakes correlation for causation. “Eighty percent of successful CEOs wake up at 5 a.m.—follow their example!” Waking up at 5 a.m. doesn’t make you successful. The type of personalities that tend to achieve major success also happen to be the type that like to […]

The Primary Barrier Stopping You From Everything You Want In Life

The Primary Barrier Stopping You From Everything You Want In Life

Jack Canfield once said, “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” And he’s right. But I’m going to take it one step further. Pain, discomfort, shock, boredom, impostor syndrome, awkwardness, fear, being wrong, failing, ignorance, looking stupid: your avoidance of these feelings is stopping you from a life beyond your wildest imagination. […]

9 Things Enormously Productive People Refuse to Do

9 Things Enormously Productive People Refuse to Do

Have you ever wondered why some people are more productive than others? What’s the magic formula? I have had the privilege of working with and coaching some outstandingly successful men and women who are out there changing the world in a profound way. Each one of them is extremely busy, but they’re never too busy […]

No Going Back On Electricity Tariff Hike, Says Government, NERC

No Going Back On Electricity Tariff Hike, Says Government, NERC

The Federal Government and the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday dashed the hope of many Nigerians as they said there is no going back on the 45 per cent increase in electricity tariff. Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola and the Acting Chairman, NERC, Dr. Anthony Akah, disclosed this yesterday during […]

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