8 Tips to Boost Productivity Working from Home

As North America returns to school and the structure and routine that comes with it, many of us are also refocusing on our businesses.  I decided to take this opportunity to revisit best practices for working from home. This shift … Read more

You can love your business again.

When I decided to leave my corporate job and become an entrepreneur alongside my husband, friends told me I was brave.  Three years later, when I decided to return to corporate, I didn’t feel so brave anymore. I felt a … Read more

Exploring the high cost of Perfectionism

When coaching female entrepreneurs, one thing I see a lot is a tendency toward perfectionism.  Perfectionism is something that I have struggled with myself. In some areas, I still struggle.  We live in a world that seems to expect us … Read more

7 Tips for conquering distractions inside and out

I’m passionate about productivity.  I love getting the most out of my day, finishing everything I planned, and achieving my goals.  However, distractions are real.  The right distraction can derail our progress. I have found that the best way to … Read more

The power of small daily steps

We often think big when we think of process improvement, growth, or change.  So big that whatever we are dreaming of becomes overwhelming. Overwhelm causes our primal instincts to activate, and we will often run in the opposite direction or … Read more

Be where your feet are

There are two reasons to manage your time or increase your productivity.  One is so you can spend less time doing the things you have to so you can spend time on what you want to.  The other is so … Read more

Time to do some internal spring cleaning

Do you know about open loops?   Open loops are all those unfinished tasks or items running around your head. For example, a course you haven’t finished or a bill payment to be made.  They can also be something unresolved, such … Read more

How to use Parkinson’s Law to get more done

Parkinson’s Law is well known, even if you don’t know what it is called, and it plays out in everything you do.  Once you know about Parkinson’s Law, you can use it to improve your productivity.  What is Parkinson’s Law?  … Read more