Africa Archield

My Top Three Favorite Ways to Handle Time

by Africa
Do you ever get up with all the best intentions to get things done, but as you lay your head down at night, you realize you didn't get anything done? I really hate it when that happens. I bet you hate it, too! The best way to avoid this is to handle your time. I'm going to discuss my top three favorite ways to handle time. Specifically, I will get into my favorites for deadlines, priorities, and a subject most people love to hate. Join the conversation below! I'm looking forward to reading your comments on the time management strategies [...]

Does Being Plugged in Affect Your Sleep?

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Do you feel all wound up when you are trying to drift off to sleep? So many people do. What if you are trying to get an entire family to wind down? That becomes a rather sizeable task. One momma reached out to get suggestions on what to do, and the one of the answers sparked today's conversation starter. Let's discuss all the buzzing, beeping, and glowing of the technological devices that keep us ever connected to the world. [Tweet "A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow. - Charlotte Bronte #womeninbusiness #entrepreneurship"] You need to contribute your two cents on [...]

How to Deal with Perfectionism

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I learn quite a bit from observing others, especially children.  Today's conversation starter is definitely one of those that sprouted from observation of others, children, and myself.  The topic of perfectionism is in the spotlight. We have all had run-ins with perfectionism.  Sometimes perfection was our friend, and other times our enemy.  I'll discuss perfectionism from a few different angles in the video. [Tweet "To beat perfectionism, ignore your Jedi training and try. #womeninbusiness #entrepreneurship"] I'm interested in your view on perfectionism.  Have you ever been paralyzed by perfectionism?  How did you move through perfectionism?  Sometimes perfectionism is needed.  How [...]

Practicing Random Acts of Kindness

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I'm not proud of my actions, and I certainly would not want what happened to me, happen to you!  Today I share my epic fail.  What makes it worse is that it involved a random act of kindness. Did you ever have one of those moments where you are not sure what went wrong? [Tweet "You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late" - Emerson #womeninbusiness #entrepreneurship"] I'm interested in your thoughts about random acts of kindness.  Do you perform random acts of kindness?  If so, in what ways?  If [...]

Share Your Awesomeness Without Bragging

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What do you do that is absolutely amazing?  Does anyone know about it?  Have you not told anyone because you are afraid of bragging?  No one wants to be a braggart.  How do you stop bragging and start sharing? Are you thinking that you don't do anything that is absolutely amazing.  If so, click on the video right away!  You need to become aware of the thing you do that is absolutely amazing. Get it all today in the Conversation Starter: Share Your Awesomeness Without Bragging. You will learn about how to share rather than brag, why you are sooooo [...]