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Are you ready to get momentum? (Productivity Through Technology)

Some of you know me as the “Productivity” guy. But, what you might NOT know – or only heard about – is that I’m just as likely to be “UNproductive” as I am likely to get a BUNCH done. But, before I get in to all of that… If we haven’t talked voice-to-voice yet, “Happy

If you had 200 EXTRA hours every year…

If you could learn to be Productive With Technology and save up to 200 hours a year, when would you want to start learning? Click here and join us at Get Momentum; next month you’ll immediately gain access to more than just technology tips. I challenge you to tell me what is going on that is “costing you

4 Ways to Improve Meetings

Happy New Year! Over the past 72 hours, I’ve tracked more than 3 dozen articles on blogs, in magazines, and on the front page of newspapers touting, “### Ways to Achieve Your Goals in 2016!” Well, here’s what I know: You will or will NOT succeed based on ONE LEADERSHIP SKILL: How You Manage Meetings. That

3 Ways to Finish the Year Strong

  Dylan Donner, an amazing leader in Wichita, Kansas invited me to speak at an event he is coordinating in March, 2016. In anticipation, he and I sat down to have a few conversations. How you finish the workday is SO important. It sets your mood for the rest of your evening; it impacts your

It’s ALL connected: The Brain, Consciousness, Gratitude and Productivity

One way to think about this week: Thanks, Happy-Giving! During the winter of 2007, over a breakfast of oatmeal (him) and pancakes (me) I sat down with Jim – a mentor of mine – for one of our quarterly breakfast meetings. Jim asked me a question that I’ve still been answering almost every day. When was

4 Things to Think About to Get Momentum

There are four things on my mind right now: 1: Holiday music is in stores – are you ready? 2. Winter is coming – are your plans made? 3. 2015 will be history in less than 6 weeks – did you achieve your goals? 4. The first quarter of 2016 is already spoken for (for

3 ways your life will improve this year

Want to be different, more productive and more (by your definition) successful? Watch your associations. The people you spend time with, they’ll jack you up and push you further… …or they won’t. Your life will change if you improve* your network. Want to grow more this year? Here are three ideas… 1. Work in a place you

Get Organized, Get Work/Life Balance

You know that feeling when you learn about something and BOOM! The new idea blows your mind, connects-the-dots, and provides a new perspective by which EVERYTHING you do moving forward will bejudged? I had one of those moments. And the implications for the way we work and live are massive. Two nights ago, Jodi and I

Momentum or Motivation: What do you need next?

Do you have #momentum or are you waiting to get #motivated? In my opinion #Momentum > #Motivation … every time. Momentum means I’m moving, I’m progressing, I’m leaving where I was… Moving toward where I plan to be. Motivation – or lack thereof – means that I’m stuck, waiting (or is it “hoping”) that something

Work at a desk (a lot) and want to be more healthy?

Are you reading this on your phone, in bed? Maybe you’re commuting to work on a tablet on the train. Or you could be reading this in between meetings on your lunch break. No matter WHAT, the only way you’re reading this – and watching that video – is if you’re connected to the Internet. And,

4 Secrets Effective People Know About “Asking Powerful Questions.”