Thomas R. Harris

Thomas is the owner of Radiant Hope, LLC, which includes The Exceptional Skills and GrowingMarriages.net. He is an author, blogger, foster parent, and avid learner.

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7 Simple Steps You Can Take Right Now to Make 2020 the Best Year Ever

2019 may have been a great year for you – or it may have been quite rough. You may be basking in the awesomeness of everything that happened, or you may have been relieved when it was over. One of the great things about the new year is that with it comes an ending and …

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A Quick Checklist to Make Sure You Have a Well Written Goal (Plus Some Bonus Tips)

Having a well-written goal can make a difference between success and failure. You may generally know what you want to do, but if you don’t have it written and written well, you are reducing your chances of success. So what makes a well-written, great goal? That’s what this article is about. It’s a checklist you …

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The Definitive Guide to Mission Statements: Why You Want One, How to Write Them, and How to Implement

Mission statements can be extremely powerful for your business or organization. It can give purpose and meaning in all you do. It can be a rallying point for your employees. It can help you connect with your customers at higher levels. Unfortunately, that’s not the case for many. Too often, mission statements are written then …

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23 Major Ways That Procrastination Hurts You (In Work & Life)

Procrastination is a destroyer of life, hopes, and dreams. Too many people live with worse health, lower-income, and a sense of giving up because they have procrastinated on the things that could have moved them forward. In this article, we will cover 23 ways that procrastination hurts you.   1. You get things done, but …

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8 Frequent Ways You Procrastinate (Sometimes Without Even Realizing It!)

It’s amazing the ways we come up with to procrastinate. Whatever the reason may be, if we aren’t wanting to do something, we can be creative in the ways we put things off. One of the major problems is, however, that sometimes we don’t even realize we are doing that. We believe our rationalizations or …

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When Procrastination is Good: 15 Situations & Ways It Helps You

Procrastination is generally seen as a bad thing – something you want to avoid. But that’s not always the case. There are some situations where procrastination can be good. In the right circumstances, it can help and benefit you. What are those situations? That’s what this article is about. We will dive into 15 situations …

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95 Reasons Why You Procrastinate (And Not Do What You Need to Do)

Procrastination is so common and “normal” today that we joke about it. (Did you hear that joke about procrastination? No? I’ll tell you tomorrow.) Unfortunately, it’s no joking matter. Procrastination hurts people’s careers, lives, and it keeps many from their dreams. It’s the cause of many cluttered garages and unwritten books. It’s the cause of …

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