Do you know your Values and Needs?

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

Some information to put this post in perspective: Several years ago I started a Professional Organizing business (I later added Coaching to my business model).  I absolutely love helping my clients transition their homes and minds to create the lives they were destined to live.  I foresee being …

Why did the chicken cross the road?

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

So, why did the chicken cross the road?  So the story goes it was to get to the other side. But what was on the other side?   What was the reward?  What was the motivation?  Why bother?  There is a lot of risk crossing the road. What could possibly …


Focus Words and Vision Boards

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

Like many of you, I’ve embraced focus words and vision boards to keep me anchored to my goals, desires, beliefs, and motivations for the upcoming year.  (For the record, I’m not a firm believer in New Years Resolutions.  But I am a firm believer in goal setting, planning …

Motivation and Acceptance

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

I’m usually pretty good with motivation, but I have to be honest, I’m struggling today. Yesterday was a tough day. I received some news I didn’t want to hear and now have some hard decisions to make. Consequently, I needed some motivation so I went looking. Here are …


Conquer Negative Self Talk

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

“I’ve never been able to do that, why even try?” “I’ll never get that job, why apply?” “I can’t do anything right.” “No one wants to spend time with me.” “I’m never going to be as fun (pretty, smart, successful, etc.) as my friends are.” Every thought we …

ADHD: You Are Not Who You Think You Are

Cindy Jobs Health and Well-Being, Organization, Uncategorized

“You mean I’m not lazy, stupid or crazy?”* You are also NOT: Unmotivated. Unwilling to apply yourself or try hard enough. Uninterested. Unconcerned about others. Unable to focus. Your ADHD symptoms. Who your parents/teachers/friends/relatives may have told you you are. You DO have a non-neurotypical brain that reacts …


Are you working with boulders or pebbles?

Cindy Jobs Uncategorized

Things can be so dog-gone overwhelming sometimes, can’t they? I worked with a couple clients last week that were paralyzed by their “to do” lists.  The lists were so long and the projects were so daunting that the default action was inaction. They were trying to work with …


Taxes stressing you out?

Cindy Jobs Organization, Uncategorized

“Yikes! I’m not even close to getting my taxes done and so stressed out about it!” Not surprisingly, this time of year creates a lot of stress and anxiety for people . . . . especially for those that may have some procrastination, organization and motivation challenges. Generally …


Are you stuck on your “get organized” resolution?

Cindy Jobs Organization, Uncategorized

Historically, “get organized” is in the top ten New Year’s Resolutions.  I’m not a big believer in resolutions, but I’m a big believer in goals.  And I think getting organized is a fantastic goal. As you might imagine, I get a lot of calls this time of year.  …


What’s your motivation?

Cindy Jobs Organization, Uncategorized

“Motivation is a fire from within.  If someone else tries to light that fire under you,            chances are it will burn very briefly.”   — Stephen Covey Motivation.  It’s an intriguing thing. Some people seem to have more of it. Motivation varies widely from person-to-person. Even within ourselves, some …