Category: Goal Achievement

Apply 80/20 to Your Life Now in 3 Simple Steps

80/20 principle

This is the last part of a 3-part series on how to achieve more with less in life using the 80/20 principle. If you haven’t, read part 1 and part 2 first. There are 3 simple steps to apply the 80/20 to your life, as outlined in Living the 80/20 Way. Step 1: Identify your 80/20 goals Start off by...

6 Common Misconceptions of The 80/20 Rule

80/20 principle

This is part 2 of a 3-part series on how to achieve more with less using the 80/20 principle. If you haven’t, read part 1 here first. Since teaching the 80/20 in my courses, I find that there are some common misconceptions about it. Here I want to clarify them: 80/20 means eliminating all unimportant tasks. Not true. Some tasks...

How to Achieve More With Less using The 80/20 Principle

80/20 principle

This is part 1 of a 3-part series on how to achieve more with less using the 80/20 principle. “Conventional wisdom is not to put all of your eggs in one basket. 80/20 wisdom is to choose a basket carefully, load all your eggs into it, and then watch it like a hawk.” – Richard...

Is Your Goal Worth 30 Minutes of Your Time Every Day?

Alarm clock

Whenever you are feeling unmotivated, lazy or daunted by a certain goal, just ask yourself this question – Is this goal worth spending 30 minutes every day? This is actually the application of a strategy known as reframing. By linking the output of your goal with the estimated commitment needed, it gives you immediate clarity...