How I Read 200 Books a Year

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As I’ve said before, one of the most commented on aspects of my blog is my reading habit. And although I’ve answered this in various forms before, based on the number of times I still get asked — “How on earth do you read 200 books a year?!” — it’s high time to answer it […]

Do You Want to Really Reach Your Goals in 2014?

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Interested in setting annual goals? Every December, Michael Hyatt opens up his popular course, Best Year Ever. I highly recommend it. Watch three FREE videos from him about goal-setting here. Goals, goals, goals. At the beginning of the year, many of us set goals for ourselves. Big goals, small goals, medium-sized goals. And we always have […]

Three Free Lessons on Goal-Setting

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Interested in setting annual goals? Every December, Michael Hyatt opens up his popular course, Best Year Ever. I highly recommend it. Watch three FREE videos from him about goal-setting here. A new year, a new you. (Potentially). In the past week I’ve been writing a bunch about goal-setting and forming intentions for the year ahead, and […]

Do You Have a Word to Define Your Year?

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Interested in setting annual goals? Every December, Michael Hyatt opens up his popular course, Best Year Ever. I highly recommend it. Watch three FREE videos from him about goal-setting here. A new year means a new word to define it. Never heard of this concept? Here’s the deal: Last year I read somewhere (I think it […]

How to Take a Digital Break

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Even when you don’t have a Kit Kat in sight, breaks are good for every soul. Especially the digital kind. I was a bit quiet here last month, and for good reason. Holidays, heat, and a pregnancy that’s kicking my butt made me one less than chipper mama-to-be. And I’m okay with that. I’m a […]

Win a Copy of My New Book!

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Yesterday, I mentioned that I’ve got a new book out! Today, I’m giving away 5 copies. First, the background: Greater Expectations: Succeed (and Stay Sane), in an On-Demand, All-Access, Always-On Age is a short tactical tome that shares information, statistics and stories about what a balanced life in a digital age really means, and gives you a roadmap […]

My New Book on Digital Overwhelm: Greater Expectations

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Guess what? I’ve got a new book out today! Greater Expectations: Succeed (and Stay Sane), in an On-Demand, All-Access, Always-On Age is a short tactical tome that shares information, statistics and stories about what a balanced life in a digital age really means, and gives you a roadmap for keeping digital overwhelm at bay. It’s part of a new […]

How to Set Annual Goals

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Interested in setting goals? Every December, Michael Hyatt opens up his popular course, Best Year Ever. I highly recommend it. Watch three FREE videos from him about goal-setting here. New year, new goals. My inbox seems full of folks talking about what they want to accomplish in 2014. How to decide what they want to […]

5 Secrets to Openhearted Twitter Success

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This is a guest post by Mary DeMuth, a gal I first stumbled upon several years ago thanks to her great blog. Mary is one of the only successful authors I know about to write and publish both fiction and non-fiction — which I find nothing short of incredible. Enjoy! # Social media tends to come […]

How to Ask for a Favor

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In a recent blog post, I wrote about a challenging situation I’m facing with a particular friend. In short, I get requests for favors from this friend from time to time, which I always promptly respond to and complete. But whenever I ask for a favor, the friend is nowhere to be found. I sought […]