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3 Key Distractions That Kill Productivity

by Lise Gottlieb
In order to be the most productive we can be and achieve the greatest success we can achieve, we have to be focused and committed to our work at all times.  Unfortunately, it’s not that easy to remain focused and committed to our work each day due to distractions that occur.  Each distraction that succeeds in diverting our attention away from our work causes us to be less productive than we should or expect to be.  Learn about three key distractions that kill productivity below.   One key distraction that kills our productivity is email. Specifically, it’s the logging into […]

10 Secrets to Achieving the Elusive Work-Life Balance

by Lise Gottlieb
It’s killing you. The phrase “Do something you love, and you’ll never work another day in your life,” although poetic and inspiring, isn’t always accurate for entrepreneurs. Studies show that the long days with little downtime ultimately end up taking a toll on your health, relationships, and productivity. Don’t Be Fooled As an entrepreneur, and especially a passionate entrepreneur, it’s easy to blur the lines of work and life. Many times work may be enjoyable or have enjoyable aspects to it that each hour melts into the next. The saying “Do something you love, and you’ll never work another day in […]

BUILD A TEAM OF MARKETING SUPERHEROES

by Lise Gottlieb
Ever wanted to manage your own Fantastic 4? Or have an office full of Marvel and DC superheroes who could manage every part of your online business? Well, now you can. In this article, I’m going to show you how to build your own team of superheroes. FIND YOU WEAK LINK Before you do anything else, write a list of all the marketing-related things you are not good at or you think someone else could do better. For example, do you manage all your own social media profiles or write your own marketing materials and email newsletters? How much do you […]

6 Habits that hold you back from success

by Lise Gottlieb
In the book Open Your Mind, Open Your Life: A Book of Eastern Wisdom, Mahatma Gandhi said, “Keep your habits positive, because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive, because your values become your destiny.” So often we become inundated with mundane tasks that we establish habits that detract from our overall ability. These habits, if not corrected, become a prison on mediocrity that ensnares us, making it impossible to reach our true destiny. So as you’re pursuing greatness, avoid these six habits. 1. TRYING TO MAKE THINGS PERFECT Knowing the difference between good and good enough is not as […]