De-Clutter and De-Stress: A Motto for Spring Cleaning

With the change of season comes a reset of home life, and when we talk about spring cleaning, the question on everyone’s mind is: Where to begin? This is our four-week guide on efficiently checking every nook and cranny off your ...

Annual Tasks: Five Things to Mark Off Your List this March

Some tasks only need to be done once or twice a year. In this new world of work-life balance from home, we forget to do them because work became life.  Below are our top five things to mark off your list this March to get the work done ...

How to Delegate When You’re Used to Doing it All Yourself

As people grow in their careers, they learn how to delegate. It’s not possible to be a successful manager if you do everything yourself. Great leaders teach others and help them build competencies in key areas. In doing so, these ...

Decision Paralysis: Why it Happens and How You Can Overcome It

One of my newer clients, Leslie*, reached out to me after realizing she had problems getting things done at home. The biggest obstacle was not one single project, but rather the inability to make any headway on her to-do list. Leslie ...

Our Advice to Parents on Managing Remote Learning

The first day of school has come and gone, and it looks very different for students and parents. In the Seattle area, we have shifted to remote learning for the foreseeable future. Working parents are trying to tackle all of the ...

How to Celebrate Your Grad During the Stay-at-Home Order

Since the outbreak of coronavirus, many states are being encouraged to shelter in place and practice social distancing. Events such as prom, graduation and Senior trips are  being cancelled to keep everyone safe — but this doesn’t mean ...

What to Know About Mental Load

If you’ve ever sat down to complete a task while at the same time dealing with the stress of planning out several other things, you’ve experienced the invisible, seemingly endless work called “mental load.” Mental load is the sum of ...

How to Successfully Prepare for the Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner, and the pressure that comes with them can be enough for anyone to want to lock the doors and shutter the blinds until the new year. A recent survey by Healthline shows that 65% of Generation X ...

Why Successful People Outsource

You’ve probably admired successful people who seem to do it all, and wondered just how they do it. A likely answer is that they don’t. Outsourcing Spurs Success Working professionals are increasingly turning to outsourcing as a means ...

How to Get Organized Before Back-to-School Season

We’ve talked about meal prepping, scheduling, and balancing your career and home life before, but let’s face it — you can never be too prepared for back-to-school season. Be sure to set aside some time to help you get organized before ...