Friday, January 10, 2014


The definition of 'preparation' is the action or process of making ready for use - getting ready…

While preparation is a great concept, it often becomes an obstruction to actually moving forward and getting things done.

Our perfectionism can get triggered, as we attempt to get everything ready, creating even greater resistance to accomplishing the task itself.

Also, thinking about the preparation, and doing it, can become such an overwhelming effort that we never quite make it to 'operational'.



An opportunity to experiment with some fun

Does the task at hand really need that much prep work or has the preparation become a stumbling block - an excuse to not get it done?

From our earliest days we are inculcated with the rewards of preparation and the downfall of not taking the steps to prepare!

Remember Aesop's Fables?
The Grasshopper and the Ant?  read more

And who could forget the story of those three little pigs?

Check it out:  If you Google 'preparation' and go to 'quotes' every single comment is about the importance of preparation!

With all this raining down on our heads is it any wonder that we often get caught at this stage of the game?

What are some of the messages you received about preparation? 

Who gave them to you?

What are some of the things that you over-prepare for? 

And how does this actually impact getting them done?

What do ya think?   
Ever find yourself jammed by this one?

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