It’s a common phenomenon. You suddenly happen to catch a glimpse of the time: It’s the end of the day. Or it’s time to move on to something else. You still have quite some work to do, but you call it a day and hope that you’ll do better tomorrow. Alternatively, you decide to bring some of the work with you into what should be time for family, relaxation or rest. One of the most difficult things to understand in the world of work is how fast time flies. These three tips will help you to take … [Read more...] about Three Ways to Take Charge of Your Time
The work you do is an integral part of who you are. This is true whether you do that work as a business owner or an employee, or whether you run a charity, a social-enterprise or work in a religious ministry. Your work is a personal extension of who you are and what you believe. This is why it is very important for you to be authentic and sincere in your work Your personal values are a part of the things that make you who you are. They are like your personal guiding principles, ideas and … [Read more...] about Align Your Career to Your Personal Values
Do you struggle to find the energy to pursue your vision? Believe it or not this is a valid challenge worthy of mention. Have you ever been in a situation where you know what you ought to do, but you just can’t seem to find the physical, mental or emotional energy to do it? Well, I’ve been there. So I know that it can be just as big a hindrance as not finding the time to do what you ought to do. In fact, when you have the time and you don’t have the energy, you may feel quite guilty of ‘wasting’ … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Find the Energy to Go After Your Vision
In my experience with some of the people I meet, their problem is not about knowing their vision in their relevant season of life. These ones already know what they want to do, they have their vision, but they just can't seem to find the time to actualise it. The legitimate needs of life get in the way- family, work, extra business, social commitments, and even rest and relaxation. Yes, these needs are valid. All the same, you can't afford to wait for a perfect situation. That time will never … [Read more...] about How to Create the Time to Fulfill Your Vision
Today, we’re a taking a little break from all the serious things we’ve been talking about for the last few weeks. We all know that life can sometimes get too serious, predictable and boring. We need a little zest in our lives and so, we’ll be exploring our fun, passionate sides. When we enjoy the process of living, we will develop the strength and attitude to make a difference in the lives of others. No one can live a significant life without a good amount of fun every now and then. Fun helps … [Read more...] about Four Easy Ways To Add Fun to Your Life
If you have spent any amount of time with me on this blog or elsewhere, you’ll know that I’m a huge fan of sitting down and making lists. Yes, we’re making another list this time. It’s what I call a 'Gratitude List'. I like to do this every year and I thought I’d share it with you because it’s beneficial. Before year is over, I take the time to write out major things that happened in that year and which I’m grateful for. When I remember smaller things, I write them, too. Having a gratitude list … [Read more...] about Write a 2015 Gratitude List
The holiday season has come upon us and it’s such a fantastic time of the year! I know we have been talking about assessment, planning, goal-setting and other serious and important things, and now it’s time to take a well-deserved break. Afterall, there’s time for everything, right? Well, we have come to the time of rest, play and reconnecting. If you have done your personal assessment and made a good effort on setting your goals for 2016, then you can take the time to relax, without any … [Read more...] about Have a Lifeaholic Holiday Season!