Stop Working So Hard

People work too much. Seriously. Study after study shows that most Americans don’t even take all their vacation time. Only about half use all their time off while the rest don’t. That’s pathetic! Even worse, 61% of American’s work while on vacation. People are afraid to take time off and relax. Some because they work for a boss who can’t take time off him or herself or because they are afraid that by being gone they will come back to too much work (making going on vacation a dread) or even … [Continue reading]

Single Focus is Key to Getting More Done

Imagine ten buckets of water lined up horizontally in front of you. You’re at a challenge and the key is to dump as much water into a big bucket that is a hundred yards down. Then you find out the rule is that you can only move the buckets two inches forward at a time. What do you do? You start moving each bucket forward two inches running like crazy between them. Can you visualize that? Kind of frustrating, right? Seems like it will take forever to move all those ten buckets to the finish … [Continue reading]

You Are Living the Dream

You Are Living the Dream

You are living the dream! You’ve successfully left the rat race and now doing what you want to do. You’re living your life on your terms, not someone else’s. You’ve worked hard to get to that point. You set a goal and you’ve accomplished … [Continue reading]

Promoting Your Business

Promoting Your Business - How To Leave the Rat Race

In our 'How to Leave The Rat Race' series you have now left your day job and are working for yourself. Congratulations! This is an exciting time. You no longer have a boss telling you what to do. You’re the boss! You can do whatever you want. Or can … [Continue reading]

25 Ways to Make a Few Extra Bucks

25 Ways to Make a Few Extra Bucks

Whether you’re working on reducing debt, increasing your savings or just need a little extra cash there are plenty of fun and somewhat easy ways to pocket extra money. I recently put together an ebook called “107 Ways to Make or Save Money.” You … [Continue reading]