Hey there! Kathy here.
Get ready to kickstart your day with a morning routine that sets you up for daily success. Today we're diving into achieving your best mornings and how a consistent routine can supercharge your productivity and boost your overall well-being.
When it comes to following through with your commitments, you don’t have to be perfect, but NEVER let one missed day turn into two.– Hal Elrod
If you've ever wondered how to transform your mornings from chaotic to calm, you're in for a treat. I've got a comprehensive guide to crafting your very own Morning Routine Checklist that will have you stepping into each day with purpose and energy.
A Guide To Your Best Mornings
In this week’s video, I’m sharing a detailed checklist for your best morning routine! So, grab your favorite mug of coffee or tea, get cozy, and let's embark on a journey to create mornings that leave you feeling empowered and ready to conquer your goals. Let's dive in!
*Be sure to watch the video above if you want the details for creating your morning routine checklist
Key Points I Share In The Video:
- Your Best Morning Begins the Night Before
- 7 to 9 hours of sleep
- Sleep and Wake at the same time
- Rehydrate (before the coffee or tea!)
- Morning Routine Space (planned and prepared in advance)
- Bible Study and Prayer (or quiet time)
- Review Goals
- Read Affirmations
- Journal Gratitude
- Review Upcoming Day
Helpful Resource On The Blog: 3 Keys to a Morning Routine: KathySchneider.com/1
VIP Entrepreneur Spotlight: Eric Juan
Meet Eric Yuan, the visionary founder of Zoom! Here are 7 incredible facts about his entrepreneurial journey that will motivate you to pursue your dreams.
Eric Yuan immigrated to the United States from China in pursuit of his Silicon Valley dream, facing rejection 9 times before obtaining a visa.
As a former engineer at WebEx, Yuan was determined to create a better video conferencing experience, which led him to found Zoom in 2011.
In its early days, Zoom faced fierce competition from established giants like Cisco and Microsoft. However, Yuan's relentless focus on simplicity, reliability, and user experience helped Zoom skyrocket to success.
Eric Yuan holds the record for the largest individual shareholder value increase in a single day, with Zoom's stock surging by $9 billion after the COVID-19 pandemic led to a surge in demand for remote communication tools.
Despite Zoom's massive growth, Eric Yuan remains a humble leader, known for his down-to-earth demeanor and genuine concern for his employees' well-being.
Yuan once famously said, “We're not a meeting company; we're in the happiness business.” This customer-centric philosophy drives Zoom's commitment to providing a seamless, joyful experience for its users.
In recognition of his exceptional leadership, Eric Yuan was named the Businessperson of the Year in 2020 by Fortune magazine, solidifying his status as one of the most influential entrepreneurs of our time.
Eric Yuan's journey from humble beginnings to founding Zoom, his unwavering determination, customer-centric vision, and incredible success serve as an inspiring example for solopreneurs embarking on their own entrepreneurial ventures.
The story of Zoom's rise resonates with the endless possibilities that can be achieved by pursuing one's dreams with passion and persistence.
Weekly Action Steps for Increased Productivity
I firmly believe that taking consistent, actionable steps is the key to unlocking productivity and achieving our goals as solopreneurs. Each week, I share a specific action step designed to enhance your productivity and bring more efficiency to your business. These steps are intentionally crafted with solopreneurs in mind, recognizing the unique challenges and demands you face.
But here's the best part—these action steps are meant to be easily integrated into your busy schedule. We know you're juggling multiple responsibilities, so our goal is to provide you with practical, bite-sized tasks that can be accomplished without feeling overwhelmed. We want you to experience the satisfaction of making meaningful progress, one step at a time.
Firstly, one Action Item for your business:
Next, here's one Action Step for your personal life:
Nevertheless, I encourage you to consider this Weekly Action Steps section as your personal productivity gym. I'm here to support you on your journey toward peak productivity, helping you work smarter, not harder. With each step, you'll build new habits, refine your workflow, and unlock the full potential of your productivity.
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Remember That Your Mornings Hold The Power To Shape Your Entire Day
By embracing my Morning Routine Checklist, you're taking a significant step towards experiencing your best mornings yet. Harness the energy, focus, and positivity that a well-crafted routine brings, and watch as your days become more productive, balanced, and fulfilling.
Whether you're a solopreneur seeking more organization or anyone simply aiming for a better start, the key lies in setting the tone from the moment you wake up. So here's to creating your very own recipe for the best mornings ever!