Smartphone – Good or Evil?

Smartphone – Evil Distractor or Results Multiplier? Just about 2.5 billion people in the world have a smartphone. Some see their smartphone as an evil device of distraction, something they are addicted to, and something that is a time vampire in their life. With its constant notifications and access to all your social media, it…

When I Lost My Excuses

 “When I lost my excuses, I found my results.” Let that sink in. Many times we find ourselves searching for results. We set goals only to end up with deadlines of disappointment. We begin to use excuses. They usually start off as small excuses that initially delay your results. If left unchecked, they will grow…

Eisenhower Box

Based on productivity, my favorite president is the 34th President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower. He served two full terms from 1953 to 1961. During that time he launched programs that led to the creation of the internet, NASA and peaceful uses of atomic energy. He was a five-star general in the Army…

Done is the Engine of More

Done is the Engine of More – How to use Micro & Nano Goals to Get More Done! One of my favorite quotes comes from the founder of MakerBot 3D Printers Bre Pettis: “Done is the Engine of More.” Let that sink in for a moment. “Done is the Engine of More.” When you get…

Take Back Your Mornings!

We live our lives in days. It’s the natural unit of measure for our lives. Physically our bodies have a cycle to each day. It’s one of the most important units of life. Those days turn into weeks, which turn into months, which turn into years, which add up to your life. Each day we…

The 30 Minute Hour

Do you need more time? Do you get everything done that you want? What if there was a way to get an hour’s worth of stuff done in just 30 minutes? What would that do to your productivity? How could that free up your day? What if you could teach that to others around you…