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 You have old stuff, broken stuff, dumb stuff, outdated stuff.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 blocking is a technique used by successful people to manage their time effectively. It implies dividing your time between work, family, and hobbies in a way that ensures maximum effectiveness in all those areas and increases the chances to achieve goals.
Saying no is terrifying to many people, but it doesn’t have to be. Learning how to say no will give you a skill you need to value yourself more and live a more fulfilling life. Once you stop being a people pleaser, you can focus on what is truly important to you.
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.
Everyone talks about the importance of goal setting to success in life, but few tackle the difficulties we all encounter in this process. If you miss any piece of the puzzle, the puzzle won’t be complete. So, learn about the 8 steps you must consider before setting up your personal goals.
They say that your morning starts with your evening and this cannot be more true in the context of health and wellness. Designing a proper bedtime evening routine is a critical step in personal development, and, over time, it will lead to many benefits, including becoming more productive.
Have you ever felt blocked and uninspired? If yes, then Morning Pages might be the tool you need to unlock your creativity and leap into action.
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 …
Having a presence on the web is an absolute need for any writer who wants to become a professionally published author. This post teaches you how to achieve that goal by taking you on a step-by-step journey from the beginning to the end.
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!
A person makes an average of 35,000+ decisions a day, but only a handful of really important ones. So you need a good framework to optimize that decision-making process.
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. …
Over the years, I’ve written a number of articles about writing. I’ve written these pieces as I was developing myself into a writer. On the one hand, I did it selfishly to memorialize what I know, and on the other hand, to share my thoughts with you and get feedback so that I can get …
NaNoWriMo is a month-long fiction writing contest. But how can you write a novel in 30 days? Learn some great tips on how to finish your novel in one month.
Why does it take so long to come up with the first draft? Read this article for some thoughts on how to speed-up your first draft.