Procrastination

Just get over yourself!

By | 2017-12-04T15:27:10+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Change, Clarity, Comfort zone stretch, Decision making, Get out of your own way, Goal setting, Impact, Influence, Intention, Making the most of you, Personal Performance, Procrastination, Productivity, Public speaking, Self awareness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A client of mine is also a friend. We saw each other at the weekend and apparently my comments about his work issue were slightly less than subtle. Allegedly I'd told him to get over himself. I can believe this. I'd been to lunch... I'd drunk some wine... you get the picture. It got me thinking [...]

December Slow Down

By | 2016-12-01T12:37:48+00:00 December 1st, 2016|Categories: Change, Christmas, Clarity, Decision making, Goal setting, Impact, Intention, Making the most of you, New Year's resolutions, Procrastination, Self awareness, Team success, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you about ready for a December slow down? We're in the final month of the year, the holidays make it a short month, 3 weeks of coasting seem like a good idea, right? Wrong! (Well, we're all different, so if you know a December slow down works for you, then go for it. I'm not [...]

To achieve success, create a deadline

By | 2016-06-08T19:39:01+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Categories: Clarity, Comfort zone stretch, Decision making, Feelings, Get out of your own way, Goal setting, Intention, Making the most of you, Procrastination, Self awareness, Time management, Uncategorised|

Have you been toying with a goal, but haven't made a start on it yet? Do you sometimes put off progressing a project because more pressing things take priority? Most of us procrastinate. In his TED talk, Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator, Tim Urban takes a humorous look at this very human behaviour and delivers [...]

Haven’t got time

By | 2015-07-02T06:31:44+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Categories: Change, Clarity, Decision making, Get out of your own way, Goal setting, Intention, Making the most of you, Procrastination, Self awareness, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

One of the functions of coaching is to have someone hold us accountable. Committing to certain actions or behaviours and then reporting progress at the next session can help us stay on track. If we only have to answer to ourselves, it's too easy to let things slide—but often just the thought of having to admit [...]

Overcome procrastination

By | 2015-06-04T13:11:04+00:00 June 4th, 2015|Categories: Change, Clarity, Decision making, Feelings, Get out of your own way, Goal setting, Intention, Making the most of you, Procrastination, Self awareness, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Do you ever find yourself putting off certain aspects of a project? Do you wish you could overcome procrastination? Success and business growth can work with a very simple formula: set a goal, break that goal into actions, complete actions. Simple. Then why do we procrastinate? I've written before on the topic of hidden fears—how they [...]