Summer Vacation – Let’s Go Camping!

One of my friends once said, “My idea of camping is the balcony overlooking palm tress at a five-star resort!” Okayyyyy… not exactly my first thought when someone mentions camping to me!  I love camping – everything from the smell of damp pine...

Christmas in July – It’s Not What You Think (Exactly)

Okay, before you start throwing sand-covered snowballs at me… This post is about FINANCES!  Remember last week we talked about procrastination?  Well, I am challenging you to start planning and saving today towards your holiday spending.  I’m not asking...

Procrastination BREAKTHROUGH!

Are you ready to begin fresh and break those chains of procrastination? Let’s do a quick review from the earlier posts this week. 1) Procrastination touches most of our lives. However, putting something off on occasion is not the same as a chronic procrastinator. 2)...

Procrastination – The Pain/Pleasure Principle

What carries more motivational weight for you, pain or pleasure? Years ago, I attend a Tony Robbins training weekend, and one of the things he taught was that the two main driving factors for everyone are either pain or pleasure.  You are either moving away from the...

Procrastination: Unraveling the How and Why

No, this is NOT a tutorial on how to procrastinate!  But keep reading… Yesterday we looked at the entire overall premise of procrastination, and today I’d like to touch on the why and how of it.  Why do we do this to ourselves?  There are a plethora of reasons,...