Is Your Boat Sinking?

Ok, so your boat may not look like this, but are you sinking?  At this point in our lives, most of us are not  professional fire fighters.  Why then do we spend so much of our time fighting fires?  Think about a boat with a hole in it.  If you’re the one in the boat, you’re spending all of your time trying to keep the water from coming in so that you can stay afloat.  When you’re so busy trying to keep the water from rising, you don’t have a whole lot of time to relax or make sure you’re still going in the right direction.

Are you reacting to everything around you just so you can stay above water?  Here are 5 ways to plug the hole in the boat of life (sorry, I couldn’t help myself):

Increasing Productivity with Analyticals

Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend.  Do you remember the old Duncan Donuts commercial with the guy who wakes up sleepy and says, “Time to make the donuts”.  That’s exactly how I felt this morning!  [youtube=] We have now discussed ways to increase productivity with Drivers, Expressives, and Amiables.  This week, we…