Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. —Joseph Addison
What do books offer to you most? I find the books a source of inspiration, imagination, adventure, knowledge and more. If you are like me, reading has become part of your daily routine.
But with all life’s distractions, it can be challenging to find the time to read. Here are some tips that have been helping me to find the time and continue acquiring knowledge.
1. Wherever You Go Carry a Book with You
It is not necessary to carry around a hardcover book with you. Thanks to technology, we can download a book on our smartphone or reading device. Selecting a book of your choice can be much more rewarding than checking your social media newsfeed.
Continue reading “Eleven Tips to Inspire and Motivate You To Read More”
2019 has begun. Is this your year to achieve your life goals? Is this the year you finally commit to doing whatever is necessary to launch the business you have been dreaming about for a long time? Is this the year you are going to live your life to the fullest, no matter what?
Happy New Year! The beginning of the year is the perfect opportunity to we make a list of all our goals and plan to accomplish them. However, according to research by the University of Scranton, 92 per cent of people who set New Year’s goals never actually achieve them.
But this time is different for you and I. We have been working on specific areas to make this new year one of our best years ever. We have been looking at the goals that we set for ourselves as powerful and empowering tasks.
Continue reading ““7 Tips to Help You Make 2019 Your Best Year Ever””
Are you one of those persons who hit the snooze button 2 or 3 times before you manage to get out of bed? Do you get into a deep sleep around 5 or 6 am and get up about midday?
That was me a few years back. I loved lying in bed for as long as I could. When I got married things changed, family and work responsibilities re-organised my routine, back then, I always welcome the weekends to enjoy that extra time in bed.
I understand if you are a night owl, and if that makes you happy, it is fantastic! However, for me, changing from being a night owl to an early riser has been the best thing I have done. Continue reading “Do Successful People Get Up Early?”
Why is it that some people achieve so much more with their time than others? Are you frequently interrupted or pulled in different directions?
More than likely, just like me, you have read books, attended management seminars, use email calendar or a day planner to schedule and organise your day, but you are still dividing your attention between so many different tasks.
It can be stressful trying to balance family and work. But with some simple changes in your daily routine and your mindset, things will get easier. Continue reading “Time Management Skills for Effective productivity”