My morning routine continues to evolve. And so I thought it was time to share what I'm doing today, June 1, 2022.
The last time I talked about my morning routine, I went to bed at nine and got up at five. But due to my wife's changing work schedule, I had to shift that just ever so slightly. Now it's 9:30 pm until 6 am, and I'm still getting at least seven hours of sleep like I should, seven days a week.
I know only set my Apple Watch alarm (for 6 am) on Sunday mornings for Bible study and...
Your success is your responsibility. In this article, I share nine ways for you to ensure you're setting yourself up for success DAILY.
I mean Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, weekends, and holidays when I say daily. Daily.
Why should it be DAILY? You don't want to be successful just during the workday. You want to be successful seven days a week, 365 days a year, do you not?
Get up before the sun.
Make it a game that you're up before Mr. Sunshine—getting...
If you went to your favorite search engine and you typed in, "what is a morning routine?" or, "how can I create a morning routine that's going to benefit me?" or some other search term, I promise you, you will get so much information that it'll be like drinking from a firehose.
In this article, I'm not going to tell you how to create a morning routine, but rather it's about the four critical elements of a morning routine. If you don't get this, it's going to be a challenge to set up a...
What do you do the first 60 to 90 minutes after you wake up?
I want you to think about that.
So maybe your alarm clock goes off, or maybe you naturally wake up.
What do you do?
Do you roll back over and try to get a few more minutes of sleep?
Or do you do what I do?
Something I learned from Robin Sharma's bestselling book, The 5 AM Club, is I get up at five o'clock in the morning, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
I get up, put my feet on the floor, immediately make my bed.
Then, I get...
A productive day doesn't just happen.
It happens when you're intentional about it.
And while I think the key to a great day starts with a solid morning routine - the subject of this post, I believe the key to a said morning routine starts the night before.
Let me share with you how I set myself up for a productive day.
Note: please don't overthink what you're about to read. Take it in, think about it, and then figure out how you can set it up to work for you.
It starts the night...