Pick & Mix – explore all of your life to date and use your skills and experience!

You have spent all of your life building your knowledge, skills, contacts, experience and expertise. This is your Pick n Mix – and you have this ‘bag of goodies’ ready to use at any time!   Now is the time to use this all of this experience! Let me show you how…. Start by delving into your bag of Pick n Mix and pull out what you are good at, what gives you a buzz, your strengths and what you really enjoy! Remember… • Your future workpieces do not have to start from your last job. • You can use any skills, experiences, interests, hobbies, etc.  that you have gained at any time throughout your life to create new workpieces. • Think about who you can help. Be specific with what you can offer or support. So, ask yourself lots of questions……  What jobs have you had in the past? Are any of these relevant now?  What documents are on your computer? Could you use this information in a new way?  What do you know about?  What are you interested in?  How could you help others? We have to learn to explore and play with possibilities and ides. Be creative! What if…...

The ‘Work It Out!’ 10 point daily routine

Establish your new daily routine. Make it a habit. You need to have a plan for each day. Use the following 10 points as a checklist and come back to this page often! 1. DSED – Do something every day! Move each of your workpiece ideas forward every day. Do something today with each one to help create it or move it forward. 2. Make your plan visible. Create an excel spreadsheet that you update each day, stick a large piece of paper on your wall, keep a special notebook or journal or have notes/images on your phone to encourage and remind you. 3. Read all the Work it Out! notes/ebooks on this page regularly!!  Ask   yourself – What am I creating? What new opportunity or idea have I started? Who did I meet today to initiate something new? How did I expand or improve a workpiece that I already have? 4. Read your Daily Signposts (Affirmations) every morning and evening. Focus on your success. 5. Write a workpiece to-do list each evening for the following day. Be clear about your priorities for each day. Put your to-do items in the order of priority and stick to it. Put a ‘Work It Out!’ reminder on your desktop, phone or computer to remind yourself to get on with building your workpieces, rather than wasting time on surfing, etc. ​6. Link up with others. Work together and both get things done. Ask for help – and help others! 7. Be successful before 10am. Allocate your time effectively. Don’t spend the first couple of hours answering emails from friends if they are...