Tag Archives: persistence

quote: consistency

Although it might seem like drudgery, you can complete any task if you work at it regularly, including projects you’ve been putting off. A small daily task, if it be really daily, will beat the labours of a spasmodic Hercules. … Continue reading

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habits

Karen Cheng, a You Tube sensation and creator of Give It 100, has taught herself to dance, play instruments and juggle, among other skills. She knows that to develop new skills, you have to make a habit of practicing. She … Continue reading

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conquer paper clutter

It’s hot in Washington, D.C. With the heat index, it will be over 100 degrees today; too hot to go outside. If you’re retreating from the heat, consider spending some of that indoor time on reducing your paperwork accumulation. Take … Continue reading

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finish what you start

Craig Jarrow, the author of Time Management Ninja, posted some great tips on finishing projects.  His ideas are useful for big projects and everyday tasks.  One of my favorites is Resist Starting Other Tasks There is always going to be … Continue reading

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what would lincoln say?

Abraham Lincoln’s birthday is next Monday, February 12. He is legendary for his eloquent speech, integrity and courage, as well as for his success despite the fact that he had little formal education. Lincoln liked to tell stories to explain … Continue reading

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book trailer

I had intended to post my book trailer to YouTube before the book was published.  After I spent hours fussing with the details of adding photos, text and music, though, I was unable to load it. I am nothing if … Continue reading

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