How to Gift an eBook

Books have long been seen as fail-proof gifts for anyone on your list – from colleagues and bosses to family and friends.  So much so, that books are one of the most gifted items.  And now, with more than one in five Americans reading e-books, it’s becoming apparent that more
Read More

How to Make Sure You Grow Closer With Your Partner This Year

Here at The One Thing, we talk a lot about our key relationships. These special relationships are what enable us to lead a productive, full and happy life. In other words, they’re super important! For many of us, our most important relationship is the one we share with our partner.
Read More

Stay Motivated to Lose Weight With These 3 Key Habits

Gary Keller couldn’t have been more spot on when he wrote in The ONE Thing that there’s no way to be your best if you don’t take care of your physical health. Many of us have the best intentions to live a healthy lifestyle, but that’s often easier said than
Read More

The Five People You Need to Enlist to Defend Your Time Block

As a community member of The ONE Thing, you know that we’re all about taking control of our lives by time blocking. Time blocking is the act of making an appointment with yourself in order to get your most important work done. It’s deceptively simple in theory—I set the appointment
Read More

7 Ways the Digital Revolution Will Save You Time

Time is the most precious resource we have because it is finite. It’s the ONE Thing we absolutely can’t make more of or replicate no matter how hard we try. The closest we’ve come to time manipulation is the digital revolution. It hasn’t given us more hours in the day,
Read More

The 21 Days to Build a Habit Myth

Habit formation relies on context-dependent repetition. What does that mean? Both a behavior and the situation in which the behavior happens play a part in creating a habit. By repeating something enough in the same scenario, whether it is chewing your nails while reading or going for a run each
Read More

Great Friendships That Started Great Businesses

Dynamic duos, twice as nice, two peas in a pod – there are a lot of positive connotations connected to twosomes. But in the business world many people look at entrepreneurship as a lone wolf venture. Sure, individuals find startups on their own everyday, but when you find a like-minded
Read More

Free Yourself this Independence Day by Going from Entrepreneurial to Purposeful

Today is Independence Day, and while most of us aren’t fighting against an extraterrestrial invasion, there are still plenty of things in our lives we’re struggling against. When it comes to business, one out of this world adversary we’re constantly fighting against is an entrepreneurial mindset. An entrepreneurial mindset is
Read More

The ONE Thing in Action: Bring Purpose to Your Personal Life

Entrepreneur Jason Hardy has been focused on how to build a successful business since before he could drive. But, he says it wasn’t until reading The ONE Thing that he realized zeroing in on the personal buckets in his life was the game changer. Before The ONE Thing, Jason oftentimes
Read More

Who Are Your Wealth Determiners?

Famed motivational speaker Jim Rohn said that we’re the average of the five people that we spend the most time with. This concept also applies to our finances. You may be used to thinking of your financial well-being as a solo enterprise, that our personal discipline or ambition that determines
Read More