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Do You Plan Your Priorities?

I’m writing this letter on the first official day of summer. The skies are blue as far as the eye can see, the sun is shining, and there’s a gentle, cool breeze coming in my office window. It’s heavenly.

Summer seems to get shorter and shorter here in New England and how I spend this time becomes more and more important to me.

While I like to keep my schedule loose when it comes to social engagements or non-work activities, this year I’m mixing things up a bit.

Instead of taking each summer day as it comes, I’m intentionally scheduling vacation time and planning any trips Melissa and I would like to take.

In the past, I would have no set plans at all and I would only have few days marked off my calendar.

How Would You Like a Few Months Off?

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Need Some Peace? Go Within

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Italy’s Hidden Gem

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The Canals (and Crowds) of Venice

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Ask the Coach — Week 15

 
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Ask the Coach — Week 4

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