Every step counts

Habits, comfort zones, procrastination whatever you want to all it, all keeps us stuck.  Stuck doing the same thing over and over again. I found this quote incredibly compelling: “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” I want to put it out there that every step counts, even the tiniest of changes, because every step takes you closer to …

Justifiable Procrastination

Hands up, who’s guilty of this? As I juggle my competing priorities this year – work, home, studies, I’m constantly fighting the urge to justify my procrastination.  Every task I have to do is necessary in my overall scheme, but when I am truly honest, I know I’m often picking one task over the other because I am procrastinating. Some food …

What is the point of New Year’s Resolutions?

Another year comes rolling to an end, and another round of New Year’s Resolutions start flying about.  Given the failure rates of New Year Resolutions, it is surprising how people still persist in making them. These resolutions are generally motivated by the desire for a fresh start.  The prospect of a New Year being the magic wand that erases all …

“At least I tried…”

Even if I fail, at least I tried. Do you think this statement is ok, or even a positive one? I have grave issues with it.  I really don’t like it because to me, it’s a sign of someone who is already preparing for failure. Do not try, just do.  The result is either as expected, less than expected, or …

Thinking about New Year Resolutions?

Happy New Year! What is it about the new year that gets people thinking about what they want to do differently?  It’s crazy but it happens every year.  We change the calendar and we hope we turn over a new leaf.   How did your 2011 resolutions turn out?  Any success?  If you answered “yes”, you’d be in the minority …