Home > TQ Training > Today's TQ > Today's TQ

Ok -- Break It Up!

Your Daily Lesson In Excellence for Sunday, May 17, 2015.

 

"I do this page daily — like checking my stocks, the weather, Dilbert, Linked IN and Twitter. It is the best way to start my day I have ever found. Kudos!" ~ Bryce Everate

 
Your Midas Motivational Moment...

Simply LISTEN and LEARN while READING and RESPONDING.

This Audio Clip is from our sensational
Learn & Burn Program! Click Here to Learn More...

This TQ Factor of your performance (Act Now 10c) is important because it drives a feeling of CONTROL and CREATIVENESS deep within you.

Ok -- Break It Up!


NEW! One year of total immersion encouragement.

Order Full Year Now...
See Today—Landscape...
See Today—Portrait...

Subdivide every large task. Approach the smaller units with single-minded focus and determination. Soon, the whole job is done.

You will always produce better results, personally and professionally, when you break large tasks into a sequence of immediately "do-able" actions. When seen in their entirety, complex projects appear too overwhelming. However, even the most complex task is only a sequence of smaller, "do-able" steps that can be taken one at a time. Isolate the individual steps, and begin them right away.

If an item in today's schedule can't be done in the time allotted for it, it's too big. Break it down again.

"Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you." ~ Carl Sandburg 

 

Today's Big Idea For Action is from the Act Now Color: Simplify The Complex to Immediately "Do-Able" Steps.

Print this page. Get out a pen. Better, Sign In and Answer Online.

Sign In to Go Interactive!

Now, ask yourself the following three questions:

  1. What projects are you working on that could benefit from subdivision into simple, single tasks?
  2.  
     
  3. What task on your list today is too large to get started on?
  4.  
     
  5. Have you scheduled individual steps for each "Monster Project" into your calendar?
  6.  
     

Need Help? Want a Personal Answer? eMail Us!
Answers@ThinkTQ.com

So, Are You Committed to Maximum Success?

Think about it. How well and how often do you actually do Act Now Factor 10C? (Simplify The Complex to Immediately "Do-Able" Steps.) No question, this is a major driver of personal and professional success.

A high commitment (10C rated 8 or better) suggests you are someone who gains immediate control over complex tasks by seeing them as a series of simple steps. You work your way through big projects by reducing them to manageable tasks. Rather than focus on the complexity of the interrelated objectives, you break each task down into its most basic parts -- and get started right away. This process gives you the confidence to take on the impossible, because you know that success is as simple as completing one "do-able" step at a time.

Or not?

A lack of commitment suggests you may have trouble taking action on complex projects. You may become easily confused by complex tasks and the apparent difficulty in achieving them. By only seeing the big picture -- in all its complexity -- you tend to lose confidence in your ability to accomplish such a formidable endeavor. Instead of breaking these tasks into individual steps, you remain mystified by the entire process -- and delay indefinitely from taking that all important first step.

What happens when you do Factor 10C more frequently?

You have more power. By reducing a complex task to a series of simple steps, you go from overwhelmed to full speed ahead in nothing flat.

You accumulate performance positives like "Self-Initiated, Systematic and Adept" -- immediately moving you towards the results you expect.

What happens when you fail to consistently do Factor 10C?

You have less power. Overwhelmed equals inert and incompetent.

Negatives like "Overwhelmed, Mystified and Doubtful" start to take their toll on your performance -- quickly moving you away from the success you want.

Let's Power Up this TQ Factor even more!

Simple, right? Simplify The Complex to Immediately "Do-Able" Steps.

If taking this Factor Action is natural for you — one of your CORE strengths — great! Now make it an even more consistent Factor of your success. Click Here Now...

If, on the other hand, you believe this Factor is a key performance obstacle — and that it's preventing you from realizing your personal dreams and goals — then you need to improve it. If you are not a TQ Gold Member, Click Here To Go Gold...

TQ System Members: Gain additional ideas to improve this area of your performance or to do a Success Challenge Debriefing. Investing 10-15 minutes today further boosting this success-critical skill will pay you handsome dividends for years.

After all, this is what the MOST successful people in the world KNOW... inside out... top to bottom. Maybe you should have that level of clarity as well.

So, really, do you or don't you: Simplify The Complex to Immediately "Do-Able" Steps.

Find out more...

Have Questions? Want Personal Answers? eMail Us!

Answers@ThinkTQ.com

 
If video does not display, REFRESH your page!

Evergreen...

Love at first sight is possible...

You CAN achieve all your hopes and dreams.

People do it every day. So can you.

If you need a little help, schedule a Coaching Call...

Click Here to Learn More...

Remember, Today's TQ is IMPORTANT to your success... now and in the future: Simplify The Complex to Immediately "Do-Able" Steps. We challenge you to find ways to take this Factor Action 3-4 times today.

Yes you... yes today!

Want a few more ideas to make it happen? Click Here...

 

Suggestions...


The Key to Living
a Life that Matters.
Now On Sale.
To get the most from your subscription to Today's TQ, be sure to take advantage of our expanded services, online tests, and other performance resources.
  • Pop in Buds... Press Play... Learn & Burn! More...
  • Reinvent yourself by testing your TQ. Discover what you are doing RIGHT, what you are doing WRONG and exactly what you need to do DIFFERENT.
  • Reconnect to your dreams, goals, and plans...
  • Recommit to your performance. Decide what you will do different TODAY to produce greater results...
  • Reinforce those commitments by listening to your Workshop CDs and placing your Signs for Success.
  • Review our online performance commentaries. They just might change your life.

Today's TQ Options

  • Forward this Today's TQ to a friend.
  • Want the printer-friendly version? Just print the page!
  • Get the RSS newsfeed version of Today's TQ.
  • FREE content! Put Today's TQ on your site.
  • Get Today's TQ, our $120 daily training program, FREE and delivered to you each day just for registering now.

Today's TQ for the week of May 17 - May 23.

Not a member of ThinkTQ.com? 

"Becoming a member of ThinkTQ is the single smartest thing you will do today. It is the pathway to achieving all your dreams." ~ Jennifer Thompson, Gold Member

Sign Up Now!

Register now and gain access to our site, our testing and evaluation tools, and to our highly advanced, highly targeted TQ training systems.

This $160 TQ Starter Package includes your Daily Lessons in Intentional Excellence as well as a TQ Workshop of your choice -- FREE!

You will also receive the best book on Time Management ever written, Revelations of The Time Prism: Full Spectrum Time Management... as an instant download... absolutely FREE!

Remember, any information you enter anywhere on ThinkTQ.com is 100% private, and will not be given, sold or rented to others.

There is no requirement that you purchase anything. There are no reoccurring charges ever. You may cancel anytime and we will part friends.

Simply fill in this short membership form...

 
 
   
 
 
   
 optional
 optional
 optional
 optional
   
 optional
If you have an optional six digit referral code number please enter it here.
   
 

 
"Yesterdays don't matter..."

You are 100% correct. What was good enough to get me by last year doesn't have a snow-balls chance this year. I have to do things differently -- just to keep pace. The Power of TQ truly opened my eyes to my current limitations and my ultimate potential. I am ever so grateful.

Sherry H.
Santa Barbra, CA

Read More...

Give Free Food!

Sign up for Today's TQ! New members get our Daily Lessons In Excellence training program absolutely FREE!

Copyright © 1995-2015 - ThinkTQ.com, Inc. - All Rights Reserved. - Copyright Information - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement