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A Delicious Mistake

Can you smell that? It’s the smell of a delicious mistake. This time of year reminds me of baking cookies with my mom.  The entire house filled with those sweet smells of almond, vanilla, butter, sugar, cinnamon and  ginger floating through the air every time she opened the oven door. For weeks before Christmas our house would be filled with these delicious smells. Every surface in the kitchen was covered in trays of cookies. Eventually the overflow would move into the...

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Hack Your Productivity Hack, Change Your Life

You are a self-help junkie. You love collecting every productivity hack. If there’s a new trend in the morning ritual, the task tackler, you’ve try it. And yet, your productivity isn’t improving. In fact, what you used to get done before noon, is now oozing into late afternoon. Heck, you even find yourself pushing tasks to the next day! This new routine you’ve adopted is actually making you less productive. Don’t panic. There’s hope. You have the power to change one...

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Time Management’s True Nature

Time management is such a big problem companies make a living solely focused on developing applications and training systems to solve the issue. Over the years I’ve learned: time management is often a symptom of a larger issue. In Time Management: Friend or Foe I asked you to think of time as a valuable resource. Time isn’t something to manage but rather to allocate in a thoughtful and deliberate way. Now you’re ready to take a good look at the time management...

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