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Know how to say no.

Know how to say no.

To police your boundaries, you must be able to say no when appropriate. We hate to disappoint someone, especially friends and people we like and respect. And we do not want to appear uncooperative or selfish. We do not want to let them down. But separate the request...

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It is right to keep writing.

It is right to keep writing.

I realize that with the advent of laptops and iPads, came the practice of typing notes in classrooms, workshops, meetings, and office situations, handwritten notes seem to be going the way of the dodo bird. I suppose I am as well because I thrive on it. And I never...

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Write it into your memory.

Write it into your memory.

Keeping a diary, journal or logbook helps keep you in the moment.  If you use a paper planning calendar to record appointments, activities, and events, you are giving your memory a great assist.  When you write things down it helps get them into your long-term memory....

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Break the multitasking habit

Break the multitasking habit

If you seem to be getting less done, but working harder, and feeling drained of energy before the day is over, you could be a victim of the multitasking craze. Almost everyone has multitasked at one time or another. Most do it on a regular basis, thinking that they...

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