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An Easy Acronym to Get Your Dream Going

On the wall above my desk is a framed quote by author, speaker and pastor John C. Maxwell: “Dreams don’t work unless you do.” Familiar quotes like Maxwell’s sound nice. You probably have a favorite of your own, like Walt Disney’s, “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” Or Henry David Thoreau’s, “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” At a glance, phrases such as these remind us of possibilities. But in how many cases does a quote in a frame on an office wall actually...

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12 Productivity Tips for Work-at-Home Parents

Did you know 3.7 million employees (that’s almost three percent of the American workforce) work from home at least half the time? That’s not counting those who are self-employed. In the last three years, the telecommuter population has grown 5.6 percent and the self-employed, home-based business population has grown by 18.7 percent. With computers in our pockets and office systems in the cloud, more of us are choosing to work from home. This flexibility is nice but, if we are parenting kids while working, productivity is hard to come by. As a work-at-home mom and a coach for work-at-home...

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Time vs. To-do List: 7 tips to battle stress and win the round

The month of August and I were in a serious boxing match. August won several rounds, but as I stand here in September, it is clear, I am the champion — by the skin of my teeth. I knew going into the end of the summer, August would be the craziest and busiest month of the year. Some of it was just by chance — three of my four children have August birthdays — but most of my August overwhelm was because I had overcommitted myself. I teach my clients how to anticipate and rebound from overextending. Overextending will happen...

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Porn Proof Kids: prioritizing that first talk with your kids

  I was honored when PornProofKids.com contacted me and asked if I’d write a piece about creating time to have “that talk” with our kids. As a mom of four – three of them boys – this is really important to me. And with images from the internet always at our fingertips (even their little cubby fingertips), it should be important to all moms everywhere! So, scroll down to read the entire guest post I shared with them. We make time for the things in life that are important to us. We all have an equal 24 hours each day....

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The 6 Most Important List

Ready to create a to-do list you will actually complete? This free printable and how-to video is all you need! Just leave your email below and I’ll send them right over. What ever will you do with all your newly found free time? 😉 Get your 6-Most Important List Printable & Video Training! First Name * Email * Yes! Please Send It!        ...

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