Using 5 Whys to Build Stronger Systems

Using 5 Whys to Build Stronger Systems

When it comes to sustainable efficiency, there’s no better tool in your toolbox than strong systems. When you cultivate good habits into strong systems, the benefits are innumerable. And, using the 5 Whys approach to analyzing your current habits and systems lets you...
Task Driven vs Process Driven: 3 Steps to Strong Systems

Task Driven vs Process Driven: 3 Steps to Strong Systems

When it comes to being more efficient in life and at work, start by asking yourself whether you’re task driven vs process driven. Both have benefits when you’re trying to turn healthy habits into strong systems. And, by combining the best of both, you can...
My Back to School Book List

My Back to School Book List

I was a teacher for a long time so the back-to-school rhythms of August and September always have a strong and familiar sense of getting back to it…whatever ‘it’ might be for you. I’ve always been something of a bookworm. My favorite job as a teenager – and...
In Praise of Pause

In Praise of Pause

We live in wild times. In the space of just a few years, back-to-back meetings have become the backbone of our days. Overlapping commitments are standard practice on our calendars. And, it’s not at all uncommon to receive an email followed immediately by an instant...