Tag Archives: Productivity

As Goes Monday…

I am pretty much a fanatic about making sure I start the week strong every Monday. Continue reading

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Honey, I Shrunk My Work!

Knowing I needed to get it finished and published while there gave me a strong sense of focus. I wrote, edited, wrote some more, found a picture for the post, edited a little more and finally I hit the “Publish” button. Continue reading

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Plan One Big Project a Week

I’ve experienced both being driven and drifting, and I much prefer planning my week around my priorities. Continue reading

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Smatterings: Managing Email, Nature Prescription, Building Habits

“Smatterings” is a weekly digest of my selection of favorite and/or most-informative or inspiring articles read on the web during the past week or so. It’s a nice way to pass on to my readers good posts/articles that have helped me in some way and also an opportunity to “put in my two bits” on a given subject. Continue reading

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Smatterings: Uncluttering, Getting Out of Debt, and “Me Time”

As of this post, I am going to start a weekly “column” here at My Pleasant Places that lists a selection of my favorite and/or most-informative or inspiring articles that I have read… Continue reading

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Productivity vs. People

Do you struggle with this same conflict of “values” that I do—getting things done versus giving time to people? Do you agree that sometimes the right thing to do is to “dismiss,” but other times the right thing to do is to engage? Continue reading

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Four Principles for “On the Job”

What makes me happy “on the job”? Whether I’m working in my real estate business, in ministry, or in my home, making progress, achieving goals, figuring out a solution to a problem and solving it—these are, indeed, the things that make for “a good day on the job.” Continue reading

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