Resources available for personal development
One of the first personal development books I ever read, was Unlimited Power by Anthony Robbins. Pumped after reading such an inspiring book, I followed in quick succession with Awaken the Giant Within, another book by Robbins.
While it’s been more than 20 years since I first read , it was a pivotal book because it sent me on path of personal development that led to all sorts of discoveries about myself and human behaviour in general.
As marketers, the better we understand human behaviour, and what motivates people to do what they do, the better we can engage with them, and influence them to do what we would like them to do.
I’d like to talk about the big dirty P word. Procrastination. That infuriating practice of delaying doing something until a later time because you do not want to do it.
When procrastination about a specific task strikes, suddenly a million other things seems more interesting and fun to do. Throughout all my years of studying, I could tell procrastination was really kicking in when I started to reorganise my wardrobe or pantry. The more I procrastinated, the more immaculate my house became.
We can all be susceptible to procrastination, but as busy marketers, we simply can’t afford to let it take us off track. Let’s look at five ways to banish procrastination so you can reclaim your day and get the important stuff done.
Late last year, I listened to an episode of Pat Flynn’s Smart Passive Income podcast where he interviewed Hal Elrod, author of the .
Hal spoke about his inspirational story and shared the structure of a morning routine he created to set himself up for an awesome day. Every day! Here’s an overview of the book and how you can energise your morning routine.