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Why Perfectionism Could Be Stifling You

Do you consider yourself a perfectionist?  Do you constantly strive to do better, be better? 

Perfection is as elusive as quicksilver.  It is the unicorn people desperately search for, claiming to see glimpses of it.  Just need that little more time, more patience and finally, we’ll see it, we’ll reach it. 

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How To Get Crazy Organised with Trello

Being organised isn’t something you are automatically born with.  Sure, some people seem to have a propensity for it but mostly, it’s a learned skill.

That means you can get better at being organised.  It involves putting systems in place and the discipline to actually USE them.  That second part is where a lot of people fall down.

What My Top 5 Focus Tasks Are

Last year, I wrote a post that discussed the merits of picking your Top 5 Tasks/Projects to focus on.

We are easily distracted by Shiny Object Syndrome that has us flitting from one thing to another and actually gaining enough focus to truly commit to a project or task can be hard.

The premise of the 5 Focus Tasks is that these are the ones you truly commit to and you DO NOT take on any other tasks until these are completed.

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Should You Plan Out Your Whole Year?

Planning out a whole year?  Am I crazy?  Well, perhaps.  But I like to take stock of my methods and change them if they stop working for me.

Now, while monthly goals and daily tasks do work, they weren’t having the effect I needed for long-term goal planning. 

I decided I required something more drastic.  *Insert dramatic music* I needed to do “Yearly Planning”.

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Why you need to change your Email Organisation

Emails have always been a bane in my life. Yes they have their uses and it makes things so much faster and efficient, but we are drowning in emails and many of us find our inboxes are just becoming a digital hoard of messages we can’t organise or clear.

Here is how I organise my email systems to make things easier.

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