Where I’ve Been…

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This is the post where I tell you where I’ve been. Because it’s been a long six months of me not really blogging. A long six months of me not doing much online, and a long six months of me […]

The Best Blogging Course I’ve Ever Seen

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Claire here, with a note about a sweet blogging class I recently endorsed. Here’s the deal: I talk a lot about blogging, why I love it, why I think most folks should try it, and what it’s done to change […]

Be More Productive By Hitting the Mark

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My pal Erik Fisher of the Beyond the To-do List podcast (see my recent interview with him here), has a great new book out called Hit the Mark that’s all about one of my most favorite topics: Productivity. {Yes, I’m the […]

How to Read More

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Many of us say we wish we had more time in our lives to read, but how many of us actually make the time? I always set an annual reading goal (this year it’s 200 books), but the main reason […]

Great Meditation Apps to Help You Be More Mindful

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I’m a mindfulness junkie. And by junkie I mean that because I’m not a naturally mindful person, I surround myself with mindfulness-related things (books, blogs, conferences, apps) in order to encourage myself in a direction I’m not otherwise inclined to […]

Do You Need to Rest?

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We’ve all felt it. The overburdened overwork of a life gone mad. The week where everything and the cat got away from you, and all the kids and all the work and all the papers went out the window screaming […]

How to Be More Grateful in Five Daily Steps

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Every day, I think about gratitude and about how I should try to be more grateful in my life. And every day, it’s a struggle. When there are so many reasons to want more in our lives, it’s hard to […]

Are You Working too Hard?

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In the days of Sheryl Sandberg — when we’re all supposed to Lean In and lean in hard — it’s easy to end up a haggard, harried workaholic in the process. Increasingly, more and more men and women report working […]

How to Reduce Stress in a Few Simple Steps

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Stress. We all have it, and we all want to get rid of it. Luckily, we can. Every day, you can take a few key steps in your life to rid yourself of the stress that all too often falls […]

What Was the Best Thing You Did Today?

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Until tomorrow, get all 10 of my ebooks for just $13. Woot! The concept of evaluating your days is not new. I’ve talked about it in regards to my morning routine, and most productivity gurus tout its wisdom. It works because […]