Summer is the only time of the year that I feel like the entire world agrees with my taste in books… at least novels. From a very young age I have required that novels be mostly of the “feel good” variety because like is hard enough. But they also have to provoke some deeper insight

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You have to make your choices and then learn to like them. I find that people sometimes get this backward. They want to like their choices before they choose them. It doesn’t work this way. In fact, our brains hate to make choices and experience each and every choice as a loss. The choice to eat strawberry

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If you are looking for a time management solution, it’s very likely that you are an “ideas” person. Goal-setting ideas likely pop into your head while you are going about your day. In the shower, on your walk, while doing morning pages, or simply “out of nowhere.” And this is before we even get to

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Goal setting is the necessary starting point for anything you want to achieve. It can be scary to set a goal, tell other people, and then actually motivate yourself to take the steps to get things done. It’s easy to be defeatest about goal setting. For example, many people focus on the statistic that only

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The Aligned Time Method is a whole-person, time management system to help you become powerfully productive without ever feeling overwhelmed. At the heart of the Aligned Time Method is the Aligned Time Journal, a workspace where you can plan your goals and then align your hours and days to make progress on what matters to

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I love talking about time management, goal setting and productivity. What started as a desperate search for more balance, has become a long-standing fascination with this question: What does it take to do what matters – important, critical, world-changing work – without burning out or procrastinating? This question has driven me to read hordes of

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