Banish Clutter Forever! One Simple Secret is All You’ll Ever Need

“Unbelievable as it may sound, you only have to experience a state of order once to be able to maintain it.” —Marie Kondo, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Would you like something new and wonderful to come into your life? A new job, a new friend, an opportunity? A relationship? One of the easiest, most […]

6 Secrets to a Stress-Free, Simple Life

Relax Your Standards. One of my perfectionist friends realized, after having two children, that she couldn’t maintain her usual standards without creating undue stress. After staying up until two in the morning decorating the cupcakes for school, she created a new motto, “Good enough is good enough.” If the cupcakes came from a mix, no […]

Stop Procrastination—Do it Now!

Responding immediately is attractive because it’s very rare even though it seems so obvious. It’s so rare because most people procrastinate. In fact, you may need to upgrade systems, streamline, automate and change your whole manner of responding to people and tasks in order to provide an immediate response. How can you respond immediately? My […]

Talane’s Top 10 Tips to Get More Time

1.Turn Off Your Television High “flow” activities are optimal experiences— the times when we are happiest, with our minds actively engaged, that make life worth living. Not surprisingly, watching television is one of the lowest flow activities. What does that mean? TV drains your energy. It is addictive in much the same way that food, […]