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Three benefits to planning your year

I know what you're thinking. It's May! Why is she talking about planning the year? I'm a big believer that it's never too late and you're never too young or old to start a dream. Therefore, it's not too late to start planning your year. It'll be painless. I promise. ;-) Last year I blogged about my goals [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:17:55+00:00May 16th, 2014|Categories: Writing Tips, Get Organized|Tags: , , |2 Comments

30 Days of Writing – What I learned

During the month of May, I participated in a 30 Days of Writing Challenge. What a great experience! The host, Fiction Blueprints, did an amazing job of providing helpful posts on how to get started, developing the story and characters, and posted inspiring quotes to keep me motivated to write every day.My goal was to finish writing [...]

Half the Year is…Gone!

One of the marks of superior people is that they are action-oriented. One of the marks of average people is that they are talk-oriented.” — Brian Tracy This quote jumped out at me when I saw it. It was perfect for today's post since accomplishing your goals requires action, as much as I'd like to [...]

Goal problems? I’ve got solutions!

Today I'm talking about goals. I can hear the groans coming from cyberspace because you might be falling behind or off track completely, but here's the good news. I'm sharing tips on how to get back on track. In my last post, I shared my goals and their status now that half the year was gone. One [...]

What’s Your Daily 5?

Image courtesy of stockimages at FreeDigitalPhotos.net The last couple weeks I've been talking about goals, dreams and how to stay focused. Today I'm asking "What drives you daily? What keeps you focused on your dreams?" For me it’s my daily 5. Curious? Here's a link to Kelly L. Stone’s site, author of TIME TO WRITE, [...]

3 tips for getting through 2014

2014 is here! Are you ready? In another post I blogged about goals and remembering the ones you accomplish but didn't schedule. Today I'm talking about tips for getting through the new year. Goal setting is easy, but staying motivated is difficult once that new year high has worn off and it's time for the [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:18:21+00:00January 14th, 2014|Categories: Get Organized|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Goal! The end is near!

The end of 2013 is approaching faster than a freight train. How did you do this year? Did you accomplish everything you wanted to? Now, before you start pulling the covers over your head or giving me dirty looks, let me just say I'm not here to grill you about it. In fact, to ease your fears, I'm going [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:18:31+00:00December 20th, 2013|Categories: Get Organized|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

5 Benefits to Using a Calendar

I was never the calendar type. I'd shake my head at people who lugged around their organizers (non-digital) stuffed with papers. From the time digital organizers came out I had one. It beeped to remind me what I needed to do, when, and made it easy to reschedule tasks. I have, without much luck, tried to [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:18:45+00:00February 27th, 2013|Categories: Get Organized|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 5 Benefits to Using a Calendar

2013 – I’m kicking your butt!

It's a new year. Time for a fresh start, to dust off those dreams, or to regurgitate resolutions from last year that you hope to complete this year. Well this year I'm not going to let procrastination or anything else get in my way. I'm gonna kick butt! Recently, I participated in a blog hop and [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:18:46+00:00January 18th, 2013|Categories: Get Organized, News|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

GOAL! That’s football right?

No, I'm not talking about football when I say goal. I'm talking about goals for 2013. In my blog, 2013 I'm kicking your butt, I talked about sharing my goals for this year and making myself accountable to well, you. I actually have a month by month breakdown which is more detailed, but I thought you'd [...]

By |2018-02-13T11:18:50+00:00February 5th, 2013|Categories: Get Organized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on GOAL! That’s football right?