S.M.A.R.T. Goals Are Not That Smart

I’m a big fan of setting big-ass goals.  Dreaming BIG and going for it are my natural state – which is why S.M.A.R.T. goals are not all that smart. S.M.A.R.T. stands for Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-Bound. While it may seem like a good plan, I just can’t wrap my head around NOT setting … Read More

Make The Best Use of YOUR Time

Do you believe in time management? Frankly, time management is great, right up until you unquestionably want to get something done. Why? Because it’s impossible to manage time. You can only manage yourself. Instead of managing, it’s far better to follow a couple of simple rules. 1) Finish one project before you move on to … Read More

The Power of Taking a Break

What Steven Covey called it “Sharpening The Saw,” I call my 5 R’s. Slowing down to rest and recharge will always yield far better results that pushing through until you’re exhausted. It’s simple. Ritual, Rest, Rejuvenate, Reactivate. Repeat Ritualistically get out of bed every day and go for your dreams. Make sure you take breaks … Read More