332 Shares Do you ever have enough time to fit it all in? Are you time deficient and task overloaded?
148 Shares In order for people to stick to their New Year's Resolutions and achieve their goals, they had to understand that what they attempted to achieve included the adoption of a new habit.
249 Shares There are 5 basic types of people who absolutely suck at setting (and achieving) their goals. Which category to you fit into?
227 Shares We seem to finally realized that not only does money not guarantee happiness, it no longer guarantees security or position. Everything is volatile. Fighting is not an option, the only thing to do is surrender. Surrender the past life to the in vogue search for happiness...
166 Shares The added advantage of eating regular small quick and healthy snacks is that it keeps your energy up and will help you stay focused during the day.
238 Shares “Do whatever you do intensely” – Robert Henri Are you achieving the results you want from everything you do? If not, maybe it’s time to ask yourself the following questions: Are you focusing on the right things? Is your energy and focus divided? Do you know what your strengths are? One of the many lessons I have learnt over the years is that focusing on too many things at once will not enable you to achieve your best results. But even more important than that is to ensure that your focus is... More »
92 Shares I’m sure a lot of Lifehack readers are also readers of Leo Baubata’s blog Zen Habits. While I’m a big fan of Leo’s and can honestly say he was my biggest inspiration to start blogging, I also disagree with some of what he has to say of late. A couple of months ago Leo wrote an article entitled “Toss Productivity Out” and to most productivity geeks and ninjas the initial reaction to that post would include a shriek and maybe a gasp. What would my life be like if I toss productivity... More »
83 Shares Ah…the smell of burning wood and roasting meat, wonderful primal pleasures and the sign that summer is here. Barbecue season is well underway, and there’s no time like the present to deliver some tips to make your barbecues the most successful in the neighborhood. Seven years ago I married my South African husband. I never realized that one of the many benefits of marrying him would be learning how to organize a barbecue like a pro. Here are 11 BBQ hacks to help you make this year’s barbecues the best ever. Planning Now you may... More »
156 Shares After reading the following words by David Allen, do you feel disappointment or relief? My first reaction was relief — relief in the realization that it is not possible or realistic to get everything done. There will always be stuff on your to-do list and always projects that don’t get done. Accepting this reality is the first step to creating the life of stress-free productivity that Allen invites us to have. I’m a mother, a coach, a trainer, a blogger, an author, and a huge tennis fan, so this month my time... More »
160 Shares Need some ideas for keeping the kids busy over the summer break? Holidays can be a great time to bond with your children and maybe even let your own inner child come out to play. But it can also be a stressful time when kids can misbehave because of boredom. It’s best to put a little bit of advanced planning into the summer holidays and prepare yourself with an arsenal of activities to keep the little ones out of mischief. Start by planning each week in advance. If the kids know they... More »
365 Shares “Water is the driving force of all nature” - Leonardo da Vinci Do you want a really simple way to improve your health and productivity? Here’s a free and easy way to stay healthy and get more done which doesn’t involve apps or planners, gyms or diets. Drink more water. They say our bodies are made up of 70% water, so it goes without saying that we need to drink enough water to maintain a healthy balance. Most of us know we should drink more water — but do you remember the reasons... More »