4 Reasons Why You Need to Delegate from Your Team’s Perspective By: Bryan Miles, CEO and Co-founder of BELAY

It’s easy to get caught up in your new ability to delegate, that you forget about the other side of equation — how your team feels when it comes to your delegation. Have you ever wondered what they might be thinking as you entrust your tasks and responsibilities to them? Their perception is a key part of the delegation equation.

You’re ability to delegate to others is only one side of it. When you delegate to a team member, you must remember to keep your team’s perspective in mind, too.

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In the journey of working to create ideal working relationships, we stopped and asked ourselves a very hard question … what is it like to be on the “other” side of my delegation?

Below are the top 4 things I have discovered that employees wish their leaders knew:

1)  Employees really hunger to know the WHY behind the WHAT of the tasks they are being asked to do.  Helping your employees to know and understand the WHY will most-always produce successful outcomes.

2)  People don’t mind being led as long as they feel appreciated along the way.  Be conscience to show your gratitude for their time and efforts and celebrate their accomplishments.

3)  Know what makes your team tick.  Is it words of affirmation, a flexible schedule, public recognition, or time off?  Take the time to know and understand your team and their needs and you will create a strong working relationship and a loyal employee.

4)  Be someone your team and or employees WANT to like and they will follow you and support you in all you do.

Remember, don’t forget that you are successful on the hard work of others. If you have their back, and they believe it, they’ll have your back!

Ready to start delegating? Download the Delegation Matrix

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Bryan Miles, CEO and Co-founder of BELAY

A Virtual Assistant Company Helping You Climb Higher

Easily identify the tasks that only you can do (and what others can do for you) with Belay’s Delegation Download.

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On Life Balance: Protect Your Time

 

Time is the great equalizer.  All of us have the same 24 hours in a day and 168 hours in a week.  What we do with our time determines the money we make, the relationships we have, and our ability to live our lives on purpose.

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How can we guard this most valuable resource?

Here are some practical steps we can take:

  1.  Know where you are going and why.  An ancient scripture says, “Without vision, the people perish.”  If you do not know where you are going, you will not know from what you need to protect your time.  You won’t be able to identify the time-stealers and the time-wasters because you don’t know the good uses of your time.  Everything seems equally important and equally urgent.  So, know where you are going and why.
  2. Say “yes” carefully.  It has been well said that this new era of productivity is less about what you say “yes” to, and more about what you say “no” to.  None of us likes to say “no.”  However, if we casually say “yes” to too many things than we may accidentally be saying “no” to some of the most important things.  So, be sure that your “yeses” are well placed.  The last thing you want to do is wonder where your time went while what matters most to you is left untouched.
  3. Create a “time budget.”  Have you ever gotten to the end of your month and wondered where all of the money went?  You didn’t feel like you overspent.  You actually felt frugal.  Yet, all of the money disappeared…again.  Well, the last thing you want is to feel that way about your time.  Just like we have less money than we think we do and we need to be choosy about our purchases, we also need to be super-careful about how we “spend” our time.  We may be feeling like we are being careful, but if we do not oober-carefully create a plan for where every moment is going, we run the risk of looking back having over-spent in some areas and under-invested in others.
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Lead yourself with Think TimeTM. The 3DR Process walks you through multiple time-protecting filters so you will never wonder where your time went again. You will know you spent it exactly as you wanted. Shop Undated Purpose Planners at think-time.com. (Already have a planner? Great! Think TimeTM is the process that helps you decide what to put on your calendar. It integrates seamlessly with every electronic and paper system out there.  It’s the process before the planner that helps you make the most of your time.)

 

What are some ways you have found to protect your time?

 

We are in the middle of a series on protecting your health, time, energy, and focus so we can serve others better.  Next time, we will talk about how to protect your energy.  Don’t miss it!

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  • Know where you are going and why.  http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • If you do not know where you are going, you will not know from what you need to protect your time.  
  • Identify the time-stealers and the time-wasters. http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • Know what are the good uses of your time.  http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • If everything seems equally important and equally urgent, you need a clear vision.  
  • Say “yes” carefully.  http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • This new era of productivity is less about what you say “yes” to, and more about what you say “no” to.  
  • If we say “yes” to too many things than we may accidentally be saying “no” to some of the most important things.  
  • Be sure that your “yeses” are well placed.  http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • The last thing you want to do is wonder where your time went while what matters most to you is left untouched.
  • Create a “time budget.”  http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • The last thing you want is to wonder where your time went. http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • We have less time that we think we do. http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • We need to be choosy about how we “spend” our time. http://ow.ly/ihCn30jOBux
  • We need to create a careful plan for where every moment is going, or we run the risk of looking back with regret.
  • With no plan for our time, we may over-spend in some areas and under-invest in others.

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Think Time 3DR Process

We have a serious problem.  We are losing valuable time.  We have created an innovative process that helps people to dream big, get more time for what matters most, and become who they want to be.

Find out how Think Time can help you achieve your goals while improving your life balance at think-time.com.

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When the Coffee No Longer Is Working…

It’s time to get some rest.

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We have a serious problem.  We are wasting valuable time.  We have created an innovative process that helps people cast a clear vision for their lives so they can live their lives without regrets – focused on what matters most (including taking care of yourself).

 

Shop Think Time’s 3DR Process now at think-time.com.

What is your YES?

As I write this, I am flying on a Southwest flight from Dallas to Atlanta.  The back of my cocktail napkin says, “In a world full of “NOs”, we are a plane full of “YES!”

These people are marketing geniuses!  They know every one of their passengers wants to hear “YES,” and they are soooo right!!

Isn’t “YES” what all of us really want to hear?

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We are tired of roadblocks and barriers.  We want to set a course and move with all of our being toward a desired goal, and…

above all…

We don’t want to hear, “NO.”

While some might see this trait as stubborn or as a negative, I would like to suggest that this trait in each person is reflective of an important reality.  Each of us has an innate design to be in charge—to make important decisions that define our lives.

This design is reflected in our biology.  Deep inside our brains, we have a little area that specializes in freedom of choice.  It helps to regulate our motivation and drive.  When we feel freedom of choice this little part in our brain actually increases our motivation and drive, and as a result, we are more engaged in our own lives.

Conversely, when we feel we have no say in our lives, when we feel that no matter what we do the results will be the same, we can become more apathetic.

This week, I encourage you to take a moment to exercise your freedom of choice and identify some “yeses” that are important to you in your life.  To do this, use the following questions as #ponderprompts as you #taketimetothinktime.

Who do I want to be?  What are my big “YESes?”

What do I want to do?  What are by big “YESes?”

 

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Co-Founder Think Time

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We have a serious problem.  We are losing valuable time.  We have created an innovative process that helps people to dream big, get more time for what matters most, and become who they want to be.

Find out if Think Time is a fit for you at think-time.com.

 

Of course, exercising your freedom of choice, boosting your motivation, and identifying your big yeses are woven into Think Time’s 3DR process.  Don’t have your Think Time yet?  Shop here.

The 80/20 Rule

One question I get often is, “Can you explain the 80/20 Rule?”

At Think Time, as we help people focus on what matters most, we use the 80/20 rule in all of our systems.

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The one thing I can say about the 80/20 Rule is that when you get it…you GET it.  And, you will never go back.

There is an interesting history behind it, but the Big Idea is that it teaches us to look at activities—not for how much effort we put into them, but for the results that flow from them.  Do they move the needle toward our goals?

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We can work really hard at something that doesn’t return a lot of results.  We can also strategically place small, targeted efforts toward something that yields enormous results.

This is the tip that helps us to stop spinning our wheels and start making traction.

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Why is it named “The 80/20 Rule?”  The rule derives its name from the discovery that in life about 20% of our activities generate 80% of our results.  The converse is also true.  About 80% of our activities yield only 20% of our results.

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The 80/20 Rule is regularly used in business training to boost profits and skyrocket results.  For instance, salespeople regularly use this rule to close more deals.  If about 80% of sales come from 20% of the customers, then calling the list in alphabetical order from top to bottom will not be as fruitful as taking a moment to identify the high yielding 20% and to contact them first.  Less effort yields more results with the 80/20 Rule.

At Think Time, we are big on results—not only professional results but also personal and relational results.  So, we apply the 80/20 Rule to everything from creating agendas and budgets at work to household responsibilities and even our relationships.

Following are some examples of how the 80/20 Rule may integrate with your daily life.  A 20% activity is an activity that yields HIGH RESULTS.  An 80% activity yields LOW RESULTS–no matter how much effort you exert.

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A 20% activity could be taking  a few minutes at the beginning of the day to identify your key priorities and to purge potential obstacles to accomplishing them.  Top performers do this every day because it yields such great results.  This move changes every action following it.

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An 80% activity could be trying to complete “everything” on your list.  Remember that all of your activities are not high-yielding and often “good” activities steal time from the best.

A 20% activity could be having a clear agenda created and floating it by everyone before a meeting.  This simple step maximizes the minutes during the meeting, prevents running over due to sloppy discussions, and prevents countless add-on e-mail interchanges after the meeting.

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An 80% activity may be always saying “yes” when someone stops by your desk to say, “Gotta minute?”

At home, a 20% activity could be training your toddlers to clean up.  You are not only getting the toys cleaned, but you are building a sense of responsibility into a citizen of the world.

An 80% activity could be picking up your four year old’s toys again and again and again.  You are exhausted.  They feel good while their character worsens.  Their future co-workers will wish you had required them to pick up after themselves.  And, as a cherry on top, you will get to do it all over again tomorrow.

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An 80% is telling your kids to be kind to each other—unkindly.   

A 20% activity is modeling kindness in tone and action while teaching.  

If your spouse’s love language is “words of affirmation,” it may be an 80% to clean the dishes to show them you love them.  In this instance, a 20% activity may be instead writing a specific, heartfelt compliment.  

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My final example will be a counselor joke:

“How many counselors does it take to change a lightbulb?”

“Just one – but the light bulb has to really want to change.”

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Trying to help someone who does not want to change is an 80%.  Targeting my effort to invest in someone who is wanting to grow: 20%.

By using the 80/20 Rule as part of deciding what goes onto your calendar, you will never have to wonder if you are focusing on the most important thing again. 

Add the 80/20 Rule to your daily decisions and transform your life.

Does this help?

Please comment below and let me know!

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Look at activities—not for how much effort we put into them, but for the results that flow from them.

Do my activities move the needle toward my goals?

About 20% of our activities generate 80% of our results.

All of our activities are not high-yielding and often “good” activities steal time from the best.

Use the 80/20 Rule.  You will never have to wonder if you are focusing on the most important thing again.

 

How’s it working for me?

We all have states of being that we see as part of our identity.  Some of us see ourselves as “needing to be in control” or as “flexible and easy going.”  Many of us formed these self images at earlier times in our lives when they served good purposes.

The question I would like to encourage you to ask yourself today is, “How is this working for me…today?”

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In the past, feeling “in control” may have been the only way to ensure that things got done.  It offered feelings of security and calm.  It was a friend to you.

Now, however, in the middle of a life highly interdependent with many others–spouse, children, friends, colleagues–being in control feels like an illusive quest that is only keeping you from those you love…never offering that feeling of rest it once did.  It is not only ineffective, but it is isolating.  It is just not working anymore.Laid back businessman in his office. Focus on shoes

In the past, being flexible and easy going may have helped you to win the approval of someone who meant a great deal to you.  They could make the decisions, and you would go along with them.  As long as you did what they wanted and never shared a different desire, you would get along just fine.

Now, however, life is more complex, and there seem to be people on all sides wanting all sorts of things from you.  You want to be flexible and easy going.  It is selfish not to be, right?  However, you know if you continue down this path unchecked, you are going to drown underneath the pressure.  And, even if you give your best efforts, someone will still be let down.  There are simply too many real-life demands on your time.  It is just not working anymore.

When we #taketimetothinktime, we ask ourselves to think about our thinking.  We ask ourselves in a non-judgmental way, “What is working?” and “What isn’t?”  We just notice what we notice.

We no longer assume that who we have been up to this point is the same as who we want to be for the future.

For those of us who have been “control freaks” in the past…we now feel the freedom to let some things slide so that we don’t miss out on what we really care about.  In our new, adult, complex life, it matters less to us that we are “in control” and more to us that we are responsible stewards of our decisions.  We want to live a life that counts toward things that really matter–not just checking boxes for a feeling of being in control.

For those of us that have been “flexible, ever-present, with nothing to do so I can be available for you” types, we reflect on the reality that without developing a core of our own priorities–of what really matters to us–our lives will come and go without leaving a mark.  We will look back on our lives with regret–having spent our lives living everyone else’s lives instead of our own.  We know that we were created to live our lives, not theirs.

So, how is it working for you?  This life and the way you are living it?  Did you identify with being either too controlling or too flexible?  Or both?  Did you identify with any of these feelings?

How are they working for you?  Do you think making some changes would be beneficial?

Do you feel that it is necessary to change how you do things or how you view yourself to make headway toward what you really want?

Please comment below!

 

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We have a serious problem.  We are wasting valuable time.  We have developed an innovative system that helps you clarify your vision and move it into your life, so you live your life focused on what matters most.

 

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“How is that working for me?  Today.”

“Now, being in control is not only ineffective, but it is isolating.  It is just not working anymore.”

Being flexible and easy going is just not working anymore.

When we #taketimetothinktime, we ask ourselves to think about our thinking.

What is working?  What isn’t?

Don’t judge your thoughts.  Notice them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

I Don’t Have Time for That

“I don’t have time for that.”

We all hear–and use–this phrase a lot these days.

The next time you catch yourself saying this, try to take some think-time to evaluate what you mean.

Sometimes, we don’t really want to do it, so it’s not something we will ever make time for.  This is okay.
Sometimes this phrase is our way of saying, “I would like to do that, but it’s not a priority for me at this time.”  This is great!  We have limited time and resources and can truly only do so many things.
At other times, however, we say this phrase when there is something that we really want, but we don’t believe we can have it.  In short, we use the phrase, “I don’t have time for that,” to shortcut our dreams and to soften the blow.
We really want something, but we don’t feel like we could have it because we don’t have time for it.
It is this third response that I’d like to discuss today.
In the process of Think Time, we look at those things that we really want and sometimes we ask ourselves, “Is there a way I can still have it – even if I don’t have the time?”
Perhaps there may be.
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Let’s say that you are a parent and see an Instagram photo of couple having an elaborate picnic with their kids in matching coordinating outfits at the botanical gardens and you find yourself secretly wanting that moment for your kids too.
You guys are in a busy season, and you feel like a picnic in a garden is the farthest thing from entering your reality.
But, it is a great desire–worth holding onto!  Connecting with your children, being in nature, creating memories together…these are wonderful desires.  But the coordinating outfits?  A bit far from your reality.
What if you kept the same heart and vision just reduced it a bit?
The main point is that you want to connect with your child and build a memory of feeling connected with you –preferably outside and preferably with something yummy to eat.
Would it be possible to grab some grapes from the fridge, snag a blanket, and ask your kids who have dirt under their fingernails and all over their clothes to pick out a favorite book each and meet you in the backyard?
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Seriously, if it helps, set a timer for five or 10 minutes and go have that moment.  It doesn’t have to be long.  It just has to BE.
Let’s look at another example.

Let’s say that you are a manager at work.  You are fresh back from a motivational conference that is a wee out of touch with the reality you live day by day.  They talked of team meetings, retreats, off-site lunches, and communication that was flawless.  They drew it on the whiteboards.  Arrows.  Formulas.  Strategy.

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It all worked.
At the retreat.
Now you are back in your real life.
You are drowning.
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You feel that if you take a lunch, you will be home late and not see your kids before they go to bed.  You can’t even imagine a retreat at this point.  The next deadline is in two weeks, and you want to deliver excellent results.  You want your team to have excellent communication, but everyone is head down, frantic to finish their work.
Is it possible to keep the vision of connection and communication, but reduce the scope to fit your team’s season?
What if you caught a walk with one of your team members to the Keurig and grabbed a one-minute chat? Ask a simple open ended question like, “How’s it going?” or “Need anything?”
It’s not a one hour meeting scheduled on the books with an agenda, flow chart, and white board.  BUT, it is moving toward your vision.
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You are closer to having a better connected and communicating team.
Your team members know that you care and are available.
Goal achieved.
So next time you hear yourself saying the phrase, “I don’t have time for that” just give it a little think-time and ask yourself if there’s a way to reduce it and move it into your life and, if so, #goforit!

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Think Time Co-Founder
Blog Highlights:
We have limited time and resources and can truly only do so many things.
We use the phrase, “I don’t have time for that,” to shortcut our dreams and to soften the blow.
We really want something, but we don’t feel like we could have it because we don’t have time for it.
Is there a way I can still have what I want – even if I don’t have the time?
What if you kept the same heart and vision just reduced it a bit?
Go have that moment!
Move toward your vision.
Ask yourself if there’s a way to move a goal into your life by reducing it.
Reduce the vision to fit your life, and go for it!
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Your Spiritual Life: Life’s Ultimate Questions

According to a recent Gallup pole, an overwhelming majority (85%) of people in the United States identify themselves as having a particular religious preference.

Whether we believe or do not believe, many of us would do well to evaluate the fundamentals of why we do or do not.

Have we absorbed the ideas of those around us or have we truly gone deep to make our beliefs our own?

When you see the “spiritual” Concept Cloud in your Think Zones, in addition to brainstorming ways to incorporate your spiritual life into your plans, consider taking time to think-time some of life’s ultimate questions.

 

Following is a hodgepodge of a few questions to get you started.

Who am I?

Why am I here?

What is the meaning of life?

What happens after death?

If  God really does exist, what does that mean for me?

 

It might take any one of us a lifetime to pursue these questions.

Have fun going deep as you #taketimetothinktime, and let us know how it goes.

Christine Wilson, LPC

Co-founder, Think Time

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1. Newport F. Religious Identity: States Differ Widely. Available at http://www.gallup.com/poll/122075/Religious-Identity-States-Differ-Widely.aspx. Last accessed March 18, 2015.

 

2. Newport F. Estimating Americans’ Worship Behavior. Available at http://www.gallup.com/poll/20701/Estimating-Americans-Worship-Behavior.aspx. Last accessed March 18, 2015.

 

3. Kosmin BA, Keysar A. American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS 2008): Summary Report. Hartford, CT: Trinity College; 2009.

Can One Person Really Make a Difference?

Can one person really make a difference?  Let me tell you a story about one man who noticed something important and took action.

Thomas Dodson stood in the checkout line at a grocery store.  He noticed that his daughters, 6 and 8 at the time, could not stop looking at the pictures on the covers of the magazines.  He kept looking at them.  They kept looking at the magazines.

Dodson knew that he was about to walk out of the store, and the kid-level images would be gone in a moment.  But, what if they had constant access to the Internet?

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Dodson remembered the first time he logged onto the Internet—at 20 years of age.  “At twenty, I had life experience…young people these days don’t have the luxury of life experience.”  Today’s teens and tweens face cyber-bullying, sexting, and more.

In a recent survey of teens, Dodson discovered that—even with the amazing pressures of Snapchat, Tumblr, and Instagram—only 15% of teens talk to their parents about their online lives!

To change this, Dodson co-founded Above the Fray to address the numerous issues young people face online.  “Our goal is to educate parents and teachers about what life is really like online for young people, and to give adults the tools they need to begin meaningful dialogues at home and at school.”

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With real data from targeted focus groups, Above the Fray offers tangible solutions to real life issues  “that will help keep children safe.”

Above the Fray is meeting a need that didn’t exist a few years ago.

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By creative thinking, awareness to the needs around him, and staying true to his purpose, Dodson was able to recognize a need and meet it.

Now when parents wonder how to empower their children to be safe online, there are downloads, presentations, and consultations ready and available on Above the Fray’s website and Facebook Page.  There is a place to go!

 

What about you?

What are you noticing?

What change in the world is on your heart?

 

Bring your dream into reality today.

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Can one person really make a difference? @thinktimetweets

Only 15% of teens talk to their parents about their online lives! @beabovethefray

What are you noticing? @thinktimetweets

What change in the world is on your heart?  @thinktimetweets

Bring your dream into reality.  @thinktimetweets

Think creatively, be aware of the needs around you, and stay true to your purpose.  @thinktimetweets

Today’s teens and tweens face cyber-bullying, sexting, and more. @beabovethefray

Empower your children to be safe online. @beabovethefray

What need will you meet that didn’t exist a few years ago? @thinktimetweets

 

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What is Essential?

Recently I asked myself a simple question: “What is essential?”  

If you have traveled with a baby or have seen anyone travel with a baby with piles of belongings in tow, you may appreciate the unique challenge implicit between the lines of this blog.

My two and a half month old daughter was my traveling companion for this weekend visit to my hometown.  We were returning for a very special wedding.  

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The trip only lasted a day and a half, so I thought I could do it.  I thought I could live on the bare minimum.

To pack for two in a backpack, I asked myself, “What is absolutely essential?”  

Of course, I packed my Think Time, a pen, my phone, and a charger. Then, I added my most essential makeup items, our clothes for the wedding, my baby sling, diapers, wipes, and a few more things.  I evaluated what items I need not duplicate as I stayed with my family.  I wore layers, and I chose one–yes, just one–pair of shoes for the weekend.

It was shocking how little I was able to pack to successfully travel-even with a baby!  

Oddly enough, the book I was going to bring with me did not make the cut. 

Can you guess the title?

That’s right!  How did you know?

Greg McKeown’s new New York Times Best Seller–Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less.

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This refreshing book is full of solutions that involve saying a careful “yes” to only that which is essential.   

While many of us feel frazzled, directionless, and overwhelmed as a way of life, McKeown refreshingly encourages us to pursue only what is essential.  Like my backpack (plus car seat) vacation, what is essential is much less than we think. 

In this blog, I will walk you through some of the tools of Think Time that guide you through evaluating what is essential.  

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The Envision Box: 

When you create a clear vision of where you are going, you can immediately see what actions align with your vision.  High results activities that support your vision are essential.  

The Rosebush: 

When you identify your priorities and actively decide what you will prune to maintain energy and resources for those, you can immediately identify what is essential.

The Serenity Circle: 

When you sketch or write on the inside of the Serenity Circle what is within your responsibility, you can further clarify what is essential.

The Decidere Grid / Decision Columns:

When you filter your actions according to those that give you the most return on your investment, you can immediately see what is essential.  

Calendar Tool:

When you live off your calendar and not only from your to do list, the limited space in your real life again clarifies what is most essential.

Identifying what is essential is “essential” to living a life focused on what matters most.  To do this, allow Think Time’s Dream, Decide, Do, & Review process to guide you through selecting what is essential in your life.  To go deeper on this aspect of taking time to think time, we recommend to you McKeown’s excellent book, Essentialism.

What are some things that are essential in your life?

What is absolutely essential? @thinktimetweets

Many of us feel frazzled, directionless, and overwhelmed as a way of life. @thinktimetweets

The tools of Think Time guide you through evaluating what is essential.  @thinktimetweets 

Use the Envision Box to visualize where you are going.  High results activities that support this vision are essential.

Use The Rosebush to identify your essential priorities. @thinktimetweets 

Actively decide what you will prune to maintain energy and resources for what matters most.  @thinktimetweets 

Use the Serenity Circle to sketch or write what is within your responsibility to clarify what is essential.  @thinktimetweets 

Use the Decide Phase of Think Time to find which actions give you the most return on your investment.  These are essential.  @thinktimetweets

When you live off your calendar and not only from your to do list, the limited space in your real life clarifies what is most essential.  @thinktimetweets

Identifying what is essential is “essential” to living a life focused on what matters most. @thinktimetweets

 

Christine Wilson, LPC

Co-Founder, Think Time

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