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September 13, 2007

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Dan

I love it - very insightful. One of the things I don't really like about my current gig as a student is that I'll have a definite, set-in-stone schedule for my classes. That means less freedom, etc. But it also forces me to really prioritize and set time aside for the important things. I'm pretty sure I'll end up more productive than otherwise.

So, paradoxically, the schedule is something I also like and appreciate.

A little dynamic tension is good for creativity, no?

David B. Bohl at SlowDownFAST.com

Lisa,

Oh no! Do you mean that the D-word (Discipline) might be useful in our lives? Certainly nobody wants to hear that.

No doubt that routines can help us accomplish our goals. I've found that one of the best ways to achieve anything is to turn our goals into habits. Routines help us to do this, even if they don't seem at the time to be the most effective uses of our time.

David

elysa

I might be able to hack the concept of Routine IF I don't have to magically become a morning person. I'd be much more likely to study color at midnight every night than I would at 6 am (lugh!).

Here are my favorite color sites, if you are interested: http://del.icio.us/elysa/color

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