legacy projects

  • How to do a legacy audit

    ‘Accountability breeds response-ability.’  Steven R. Covey Creating legacy and keeping yourself accountable Creating legacy is deeply connected to our ability to hold ourselves accountable for the way in which we use our daily time allowance. I know that whenever I forget to hold myself accountable for the way in which I am using my time, I fall…
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  • Closed lists vs. open lists

    ‘It’s all about time management. You can actually do a lot of things if you work out your schedule.’  Amanda Izatt Creating legacy and organising your tasks Creating legacy is much easier once you have good systems in place to take care of your tasks. In today’s blog post, I want to talk about the…
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  • 5 ways your task diary can help

    ‘The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.’  Albert Einstein Creating legacy and your task diary Creating legacy is strongly helped when you have good systems in place to organise your time. A couple of months ago I’ve discovered a handy little tool I like to call my ‘task diary’;…
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  • How to trick yourself into action

    ‘Little by little does the trick.’  Aesop Creating legacy and battling Resistance Creating legacy depends very much on our ability to battle our Resistance and to take action when necessary. Especially when it comes to long-term and large-scale projects, as legacy projects often are, we have to be able to trick ourselves into action. The…
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  • The two sides of the brain

    ‘There is a foolish corner in the brain of the wisest man.’  Aristotle Creating legacy and biological structures Creating legacy cannot happen if we ignore the way our bodies and minds function biologically. While it is tempting to think that as humans, we can be fully in control of our impulses, this is not very…
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  • How to honour your commitments

    ‘The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.’  Vince Lombardi Honouring commitments When you take on a commitment you need to do it properly. Taking on things that you are not doing to do properly is pointless, and only ensures that…
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  • Things don’t always go to plan

    ‘If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.’  Jim Rohn It is important to prepare before starting a legacy project. But it…
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