Happy Anniversary

It’s hard for me to believe this this is my 52nd post. That means I have published a post a week for a full year. I’ve shocked myself with how easy it was to stay consistent. Happy anniversary to “Inspired Leader Monday Motivations.” Why do I...

Are you overworking because of email?

I have a love hate relationship with email. Email is easy to send and doesn’t require you to find a common time to talk to someone.  It is an easy way to ask for something “without bothering people”.  They can respond at their own...

Are you Overworking?

Over the next few weeks I will focus on the problem of overworking.  There is a lot to unpack for this problem that is impacting so many of us right now. I’ll share it a little at a time. Today, lets define overworking; Definition of overwork transitive...

The annual reset

I love a good solid routine, and a well thought out plan for getting things done.  BUT This week throw all that away!  From December 25th through January 2nd I do as little planning as possible…. Every year. Yes, I do attend pre-planned family events during this...

How is your work ethic?

  I thought I had a great work ethic.  I worked hard.  I ended every day exhausted. I felt stress about work and had a hard time unplugging from my day.  I wouldn’t stop until either the work was done or I would collapse. I thought, “I...