Do you have too much crap in your life? If you are like most people, you do. You have old stuff, broken stuff, dumb stuff, outdated stuff. You have… stuff. Learn how to declutter your entire life and create space not just for new stuff, but simply space.
Time management is one of the most used, dreaded, and misunderstood concept of all times. But it doesn’t have to be. With just a few mindset changes, you can easily reframe your thinking and begin not to manage your time, but to create your time.
Time is the most plentiful resource we have and yet it feels so scarce. We all want more of it, and we’d do everything in our power to stretch it. The good news is that we can, and the secret lies in a very simple exercise that involves a pen, paper, and your ability to be honest about your priorities.
Big challenges scare us all, regardless of time, space, or area of life. It’s human nature. But what if you could take those big challenges and slice them into smaller pieces, and attack each piece one at a time? Divide and conquer is here to help accomplish just that.
Digital Information is all around us. Everything we own is slowly transitioning to digital form. How do you manage and organize it to increase your efficiency and effectiveness while still maintaining the safety and security of your information?
Checklists get a bad rep because, well, they just don’t sound sexy and feel antiquated. But used in the right way, checklists can add order to your chaotic life, one checkmark at a time.
Benjamin Franklin is one of the most successful people that history has ever produced. But, did you know that from age 21 he developed his own set of values to follow in an attempt to become a better man?
Are you constantly looking for ways to improve your effectiveness and efficiency? The Eisenhower Priority Matrix is a tool you need to add to your arsenal. It will help increase your productivity in all aspects of your life.
We all have different views on how to organize our life. We even define the word neat differently. Yes, some people suffer from types of afflictions, such as hoarding, but this article does not address those extreme cases. No, I am talking about regular people who go through life day by day and find it …
UPDATE: I have posted an updated version of this tool: Master Novel Outlining and Tracking Tool V3.0. I recommend reading the update after reading the posts for Novel Outline V1 and this one to get a full understanding. A few months ago, I published a post that contained the first version of a novel outline …
Writing a novel outline is one of those things that some people love and some people hate. Over the years, I’ve come to realize that I love outlines. Because of that, I’ve developed my own tool and method to deal with it, and I am sharing it here with everyone. Enjoy!
Characters are at the heart of every story and developing memorable characters is a vital writing skill.
Welcome to version 3.0 of my Excel novel outlining tool. I’ve used it successfully for my most recent novels, and I’ve done several bug fixes and feature improvements since the previous version. Because Version 3.0 has many changes and improvements, I’ve decided to re-write the instructions from scratch rather than pointing only to the changes. …
The more I write, the more I appreciate the value of being well organized. In this post I will try to give you a summary of my own organization process and explain why I believe it is extremely helpful.