Karen Darrin
The Perils of Perfectionism

The Perils of Perfectionism

Being described as a perfectionist often carries a positive connotation. It implies high standards and keen attention to detail. If you are on the receiving end, you can generally count on work being provided that is of excellent quality. If you are the carrier of...
Busy Is Not The Point

Busy Is Not The Point

Busy is not the point ~ Seth Godin Seth Godin is a rock star and if you haven’t heard of him, read him or listened to his insightful wisdom on his slew of podcast interviews, well, so much for you and business in today’s world. He is direct, articulate, a...
Time Management Matrix: Urgent vs. Important

Time Management Matrix: Urgent vs. Important

When it comes to being efficient, Stephen Covey’s time management matrix (originally called “The Eisenhower Matrix” after President Dwight Eisenhower) makes it easy to figure out what you “need” to be doing with your time and attention. Covey is the author...
What is Your Mindset and Why Does it Matter?

What is Your Mindset and Why Does it Matter?

Much of who you are on a day-to-day basis comes from your mindset. Your mindset is the view you have of your qualities and characteristics – where they come from and whether they can change. For twenty years, my research has shown that the view you adopt of yourself...