Good, Fast, and Cheap…Pick Two

I was in my early 20s when I first heard the truism above in a project management class.   The implications of “Good, fast, and cheap…pick two” are: If it’s fast and good, it’s going to be expensive If it’s good and cheap, it will require lots and lots of time If...

Why Am I Procrastinating?

Everyone procrastinates from time to time – it’s human nature. We put off writing a report, calling potential clients, or starting what we consider a boring job. Here are a few of the excuses we give: I don’t have enough information. I’ll have more time tomorrow.   I...

Are YOU Your Own Worst Enemy?

I am my own worst enemy.   I am also the person who pushes me toward excellence.   I make me miserable some days with constant mental replays of my darkest moments.   I set (and achieve!) goals for things I did not think were possible.   I struggle...

The Day After Perfect…

I’m sick.  I don’t often get sick, and I’m sick.  I’m also getting over jet lag and am waking up at ridiculously early morning hours.  The coughing could be causing the wake ups as well.   Don’t feel sorry for me.  I’m just...