Asking ‘What If?’

Asking More Wonderful “What Ifs?” I know all about staying really, really busy—I did it for years. I was a doctor with a dream house and an exciting marriage and stepkids and great vacations… I was very good at taking care of it all. And that relentless “let’s get shit […]

Ten Great Questions…

10 Great Questions To Ask When You’re Procrastinating Ugh! There’s not a lot that’s more frustrating than having a TON of things to do and procrastinating on that one damn, mucky, sticky task. Has this ever happened to you? Maybe it’s writing your blog or making a sales call or […]

What Being More Productive Doesn’t Do

Productivity and Your Free Spirit When I tell people I’m a productivity coach, they sometimes ask if working with me will make them even more busy—or dull their “free-spirit” way of being in the world. Nothing could be further from the truth. Being more productive doesn’t get you more busy […]

Avoid the Entrepreneurial Spin-Out (Part 2)

Project Planning Primer, Part 2 We entrepreneurs often attempt to move four or five footballs down the field at a time. If you’ve got a big project to complete, that is starting to make you spin out, let’s keep the focus on just ONE FOOTBALL. Every project has a Project […]

Avoid the Entrepreneurial Spin-Out (Part 1)

  Project Planning Primer, Part 1 I’m a planning and productivity coach, but I’m not interested in teaching you how to do MORE and MORE and MORE.   I want to help you show up fully and powerfully present to the tasks in your day—yes, so you can reach their […]

Secrets of Successful Productivity #1

I’m a Productivity Coach because I like to sleep at night. I can’t stand tossing and turning with the anxiety of undone things.  I wasn’t born particularly organized or with some special gene to get things done. It’s just that I know what the paralysis of overwhelm feels like and […]

Program: The Magic Of Productivity!

I have an invitation for you all to join the beta group for my course, The Magic of Productivity! Here’s the skinny:   The Magic of Productivity! Plan  *  Prioritize  *  Produce I invite you to be part of a fabulous, handpicked group beta-testing my brand-new program—and see what MAGIC […]

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  September: All that beautiful fresh energy, new office supplies, the renewed urgency of reaching your goals by year-end. Then, October…. Things start to feel challenging. Heavy. It gets dark earlier. Mornings are chilly. You take longer to get going.   Maybe you’re working late because you didn’t get things […]

Event: October 15th – Productivity With Ease

Portlanders take note! If you want to boost your productivity, come to this hands-on workshop to get clear on your goals, turn them into action steps, and get them in your calendar! You will work on YOUR goals, and leave feeling empowered, and fired up to get things done!