[Success2020] Cake - Evaluation

How is Your "Cake" Looking? Let's make sure we identify what's great and what might be the "weak spot" that could render your "cake" moldy!

 

Success comes in many layers. When we think of Time Management or Productivity, we often skip over foundational layers. Then our cake falls and we wonder, why isn't this working?

Rate the various elements of "your success cake" right now. Rate each element from 1 to 10, where:

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Health layer:

The food I eat is supports my body in a perfect way.

1= very false

10= very true

Health Layer:

I exercise to the degree that has me feeling good, energetic, and supports my health/fitness needs fully.

1= very false

10= very true

Health Layer:

I meditate/pray/spend time alone in silence on a regular basis.

1= very false

10= very true

Health Layer:

I get at least 7 hours of sleep per night. I wake up feeling rested and rejuvenated.

1= very false

10= very true

Health Layer:

I take my prescribed medication and/or supplements and vitamins to create an ideal container for my mind and body to soar.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Environment Layer:

My physical environment supports my thinking clarity, inspiration, and productivity.

1= very false

10= very true

Environment Layer:

The goals I have are 1. Very motivating and meaningful to me and 2. Crystal clear and succinct.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Environment Layer:

I have one or more a Circles of Support. (This can be: close family, friends, clubs or groups, church, etc). Note: A consideration when asking "who is in my circle of support" is "who would I think of as "on my team." When you have a 10 in Circle of Support, you feel fully supported in all areas of your life. You have a backup (or several backups) when you have a bad day or week or month.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Environment Layer: Light your Light.

I light my light. I am clear about my purpose in the world. Whether it's work for pay, through volunteering, in a club or with a solo endeavor, your environment and activities support I am keeping my "candle lit" from within.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Productivity Layer:

POWER FOCUS: I have a system to limit the scope of my task or project. (For example, Do, Delegate, Drop). I can stay focused then take breaks. I do not overcommit then get exhausted on regular basis. 

1= very false

10= very true

Productivity Layer:

Remembering to Remember....I have systems and external support so that I "remember to remember" most of the time. I am not feeling like I'm "always dropping the ball." I am Following Through.

1= very false

10= very true

Productivity Layer:

I have procrastination under control.

1= very false

10= very true

Productivity Layer:

Interruptions: I have a system to minimize my interruptions (both internal and external). I can get right back on track when I *am* interrupted.

1= very false

10= very true

Productivity Layer:

I have a system for "managing my time" (and energy/priorities) that works for me. I get things done as I'd like to do them. I feel really good about what gets done and the quality to which it does. I set appointments, show up on time, and am fully present. My time management feels clear and peaceful to me and supports my larger goals and purpose.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Productivity Layer: I have and utilize my Task Management System. I know what I need to do, have a plan for when and how to do it and things are not "falling through the cracks" on a regular basis.

 

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Accountability Layer:

I rely upon a trusted partner to keep me accountable - externally - so that I do not have to rely solely on my "internal" regulator in staying on track and accountable to my goals/priorities.

1= very false

10= very true

Accountability Layer:

I have a plan and action steps in place for my continuous growth, personally and professionally.

1=  very false.

10 = very true

Icing: My purpose that holds all my layers together.

What would you love to say about your purpose for building and baking your cake?

What comments do you have about where you are right now in this process, or, any a-ha's that came to you during this time of layer-evaluation?