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Focus On Your Talents and Keep Practicing

Posted by reallifee on Dec 16, 2013 in E Tips, Encouragement, Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Psychology, Resources, Schedule Makeover, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Focus On Your Talents and Keep Practicing

As a time coach, I empower clients to accomplish more with peace and confidence by identifying and focusing on what they have the power to control. So when research comes out like the recent New York Times article on talent, my immediate question is: How can people think about this research in a way that motivates positive action? From my perspective, talent should be seen as potential energy whereas practice is the force that releases the power of this potential energy. As the New York Times op-ed elucidates, talent does matter in terms of your maximum possible performance. However as my friend and fellow time management expert Cal Newport beautifully illustrates in...

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Use “Naked Planning” to Keep Yourself Accountable During Projects

Posted by reallifee on Dec 2, 2013 in E Tips, Encouragement, Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Psychology, Resources, Schedule Makeover, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Use “Naked Planning” to Keep Yourself Accountable During Projects

Does the thought of planning fill you with dread? When you do force yourself to plan, do you realize at the end of the day that you never actually looked at your list? If so, it could be time to step out from behind all of the project management software, notebooks, and to-do lists and participate in some naked planning. What do I mean by naked planning? Invite another person into the process of planning your days to keep you accountable. Why? The most successful people I know acknowledge what’s hard for them and then put the right support in place to help them achieve their goals. By baring your planning to someone else, you can get over your embarrassment and...

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Interview with Elizabeth! Tonight

Posted by reallifee on Jul 26, 2013 in E Events, E Press, E Profiles, Resources, Schedule Makeover | 0 comments

Interview with Elizabeth! Tonight

If you are asking questions like, “What do I want to do with my life?” or feeling stuck along your career path or stressing out about money or relationships, and are ready for some relief and solutions or just love getting inspired and motivated, it’s time to take advantage of: The Quarterlife Upgrade FREE Virtual Conference July 22-26. Register for FREE here Christine Hassler has brought together 30+ of the top thought leaders of this generation to give inspiring and actionable advice across the categories of career, money, health, relationships, spirituality, and making a difference. Each 50-minute interview is jam-packed full of content.  You will be...

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Will You Really Be Proud Of Having Your Inbox At Zero? 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs To Put The “Life” Back Into Their Work-Life Balance

Posted by reallifee on Jul 15, 2013 in E Tips, Entrepreneurship, Health & Wellness, Internships & Jobs, Psychology, Resources, Schedule Makeover | 0 comments

Will You Really Be Proud Of Having Your Inbox At Zero? 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs To Put The “Life” Back Into Their Work-Life Balance

Don’t just accept losing your social life as the norm Achieving a work-life balance is absolutely possible. I’ve run my business for over seven years and work between 40 and 45 hours a week. I don’t work nights and weekends and I still take vacations. When I started my business, I was 23 and going to conferences and panels discussing that “this is just how it is. You have to work really hard, pay your dues and maybe some day you’ll get a vacation”. A couple of years into my business I said “No… I don’t feel successful and it doesn’t feel good – I don’t care what anyone says about what we’re supposed to do and not do – I have to find a way to...

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Victim No More: How To Stop Self-Sabotaging

Posted by reallifee on May 20, 2013 in E Press, E Tips, Encouragement, Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Psychology, Resources, Schedule Makeover | 0 comments

Victim No More: How To Stop Self-Sabotaging

Having trouble moving forward on a big project? Whether you’re filling your time with everything but what needs to be done to accomplish the task at hand, or just feeling too overwhelmed to even get started, you can make real progress on your projects by checking out my advice in this 99U article,  “Victim No More: How To Stop Self-Sabotaging.” Acknowledge avoidance, focus on small easy wins, and get the job done! Read more insightful tips here. You’ve got this! About Real Life E® Elizabeth Grace Saunders is the founder and CEO of Real Life E® a time coaching and training company that empowers individuals who feel guilty, overwhelmed and...

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Top 10 Productivity Blogs

Posted by reallifee on Apr 29, 2013 in Psychology, Resources, Schedule Makeover, Social Media & Technology, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Top 10 Productivity Blogs

Stop spending your precious time searching for blogs about how to save time. We’ve done the work for you, and found the Top 10 Productivity Blogs of 2013, as ranked by xmarks. A great resource, this comprehensive list ranks productivity sites by ratings, reviews, and site info. Plus, with a quick summary of each blog, you can easily skim the list and then check out the blog that most appeals to you. Find the list of Top 10 Productivity Blogs here! 1.) 43 Folders: Indie Writer and Speaker, Merlin Mann’s website about finding the time and attention to do your best creative work. A very simple guide so you can get back to making something awesome. 2.) Lifehacker:...

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