The Theory of Limited Energy

Theory of Limited Energy

A few years ago, I was a member in active working mom board on Babycenter, and the topic of time management came up on probably a weekly basis.  One of the women posed the theory of limited energy, which I’ve learned to apply to everything in my life. It was her belief that she has a certain amount of energy. She can use it at work, taking care of kids, cleaning, doing dishes, cooking, etc.  If she used all of her energy on “stuff” there wasn’t any leftover for her husband. So, he could choose- if he wanted sex, and

7 Tips for Professional Behavior

 ~by Haley Lynn Gray~  I’ve been more than a little bit surprised by different behaviors of employees – tattling on each other, whining, and one that resulted in a screaming match. I guess you’d say that what I’ve seen is a serious lack of professional behavior. That’s perhaps not how to go about doing business successfully. I thought I’d include some tips here for professional behavior. 7 Tips for Professional Behavior When confronted with something you’ve done wrong, the first thing you do is apologize. That means simply saying, “I’m sorry”. Don’t add anything else to it. Just say, “I

Habit Stacking and Motivation

Habit Stacking for Success Have you ever wished you could get your day off to a better start? Or that you could actually get to bed on time without getting hooked into staring at Facebook for two hours? If so, I get it. And I have an idea that could really change everything for you. The idea is based on creating morning and evening routines, and you create these routines using habit stacking. Let me explain. What is Habit Stacking? Habit stacking is when you take a current habitual action and add a new, desired habit to it. You add

6 Signs You Have What it Takes to Be a Great Leader

6 Signs You Have What it Takes to Be a Great Leader

~by Jessica Whitton~ . Being a great leader is nоt a gоаl for mаnу, however, if уоu do want to be one, mаkе sure you hаvе the necessary qualities. Some people hаvе lеаdеrѕhір ѕkіllѕ іn their blood, but nоt аll оf them want tо pursue this as a career. Only one-third оf еmрlоуееѕ think that іn order to аdvаnсе their саrееr, they need to become a mаnаgеr. In a recent survey, it wаѕ noticed that only оnе out fіvе еmрlоуееѕ said that they would leave their соmраnу іf they wеrе not рrоvіdеd the сhаnсе to ѕhоw their lеаdеrѕhір ѕkіllѕ. Cоmраnіеѕ

How Women Can Leverage the Relationships They Build

How women can leverage the relationships they build

When it comes to building relationships, it seems that women do it better than anyone else. Most women know what to say to start and maintain a friendship or even a casual acquaintance relationship. Unfortunately, many women stop exactly at this point. They don’t go farther with the relationships in their life. They don’t know how to capitalize on the relationships in their life, and they end up missing vital opportunities because of this. When it comes to women and relationships, the best thing that they can do is to leverage their relationships and turn them into opportunities for themselves

Co-Parenting: Putting the Child First

When you and your spouse separate or divorce, you both have experienced a loss. Regardless of why it happened, it is natural to feel sadness, anger, resentment, and regret. Unfortunately, these emotions often manifest themselves in unhealthy coping behaviors and children often get caught in the middle. However, as hard as this separation is hitting you, always remember that your children’s sense of security has been shattered. Your children need both of their parents to put them first. Healthy Co-Parenting While easier said than done, there are numerous ways that you can make this transition better for the children: •

Why Pushing Yourself is Essential to Finding Success in Any Area of Life

~by Kara Masterson~ . It has been said that the easy road becomes hard, and the hard one becomes easier over time. For example, this is something that an engineer knows because of work and school, particularly if he or she masters electrical engineering, which is incredibly difficult and requires a good deal of struggle along the way. Among so many examples, a surprising one can be found in a pee-wee football program in a wealthy suburb of New York. The Massapequa Mustangs regularly win the local travel championship, as well as a “bowl game” in Florida. The program has

Forget the DIY Divorce — Your Future is at Stake

~by Sarah J. Hink~ . The Internet and technology make it increasingly easy to navigate the world on your own. If you want groceries delivered to your door, there is an App for that. If you want to learn how to repair a leaky faucet, there are dozens of YouTube videos regarding your specific faucet. In fact, with a wealth of information at our fingertips at any given moment, it is tempting to believe that you can save yourself some money by representing yourself in a divorce proceeding. After all, there are plenty of online forms available. There are also

6 Elements for Achieving Your Wildest Dreams

wildest dreams

~by Hannah Ross~ . Life is a precious thing and it shouldn’t be wasted by living a normal routine, same thing every day. Life must be cherished by doing different activities that add to your life – with great achievements. There should be no pause in life, and you must set goals which are your passions to bring your life into a flow. When you only think about surviving, you begin wasting the precious time of your life by doing nothing productive. A person who desires success and growth should understand the fact that doing exactly what others are doing

How to Get the Management Skills You Need to Rise in Your Industry

management skills

~by Hannah Whittenly~ . As a new entrepreneur or business owner, you are probably well aware of any flaws that you may have and might even lack the complete confidence that you need. Such feelings are completely normal for those first stepping foot in the business world. However, you can overcome that by compensating with strengths — especially when it comes to the way that you run your business. In this game, efficiency is key, and those who do it better come out as the winners. A huge part of that efficiency is your ability to manage. To help you