Get What You Want, Part 1—Are We Being Busy or Fruitful?

I really resonated with Kristen Lamb’s blog today. It made me think about how I’m using my time and ways I can be more efficient.

Kristen Lamb's Blog

We live in a society that feeds us a lot of lies. The biggest one is about TIME. Oh, if I only had more time, then I could (fill in the blank). The truth is we are all given the same amount of time—24 hours a day. Of course the next big lie that’s easy to believe (and I’ve been guilty) is Well, if I only work HARDER, that will get me where I want to be.

That’s crap.

More time doesn’t equal MORE AWESOME.

Thus, today we’re going to look at some of the lies and time-stealers and ways to be masters of time, not slaves to it. We need to be vigilant and proactive so we don’t fall into Hamster Wheel Management. We’re called to be fruitful NOT busy.

We Can’t Find Time, We Can Only SPEND Time

One of the most common phrases in the English…

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Author: laurieboris

Writer, editor, proofreader, stand-up comedian in another life.

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