Here’s How A “Stop Doing List” Can Make Your Life Better Starting Today

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A Collection of Web Pages For Using A Stop Doing List

What Is A Stop Doing List

Forget The “To-Do” List, You Need A ‘Stop Doing’ List

If you were given a few years to live, how would your life change? More importantly, what would you stop doing?

It’s interesting to think about the things you want to accomplish in life and work towards those goals.

This is, after all, what we’ve been taught to do since birth. But over time we accumulate other habits and end up spending our time on things that aren’t important to us…More at

Three Things on Jim Collins’ Stop Doing List |

Jim Collins asks “Does everyone here have a To Do list?” Hundreds of Inc. 5000 entrepreneurs are assembled for his main stage presentation.

All hands go up. Then he asks: “How many people in this room have a Stop Doing list?” Appreciative murmurs, but few hands.

He says he won’t pose the existential question. “I will leave it up to you whether to put a Stop Doing on your To Do list.”…More at

A Celebration of The Stop Doing List – Danielle LaPorte

On the path to defining your own version of success, what you stop doing is just as important as the things you start doing.

Read that twice, please. Because this concept could change everything for you — if you let it.

Stop and… liberate…More at

Saying ‘Yes’ To ‘No’: The Power Of A Stop Doing List

Productivity is not about cramming as much as humanly possible into your schedule. Evaluate your obligations and focus on what’s most important to you in order to create a “stop doing” list.

Here are five tips for creating your own “stop doing” list.

By keeping a “stop doing” list in focus, you can reach your goals while spending more time doing what you love…More at

My “Things to Stop Doing” List (to Inspire Yours)

It’s not always easy to do what’s worth doing. Then again, something that’s worth doing may very well be much easier than we had imagined.

It all comes down to what we decide, and how we approach it. But what about the things we want to stop doing?

What’s not serving you? If your soul is craving some transformation, it might be something worth mentioning in your STOP Doing list…More at

What’s On Your Stop Doing List?

One of the things that most people tend to do at this time of the year, is create a list for what they will do in the New Year.

My wife Renuka and I do something similar in November or December. We plan the entire year as well. But we do it slightly differently.

This doesn’t have to be a business list, it can be a personal list as well. For instance, there is a tendency to wake up and check email or Facebook…More at

What To Put On Your Stop Doing List

29 Things to Put On Your Stop-Doing List This Spring – 29Secrets

A “stop-doing list” aims to cancel out the clarity-blockers, the energy leeches, toxicity in all its shapes and sneaky forms.

Spring all about renewal – now’s the time to declare what you want to renew in your life and what you want to toss. To give you some ideas, check out my stop-doing list.

1. Taking things personally. In any situation.

2. Talking to / thinking about people I’ve already expressely declared to have “put in the past.” …More at

The Stop Doing List – Part Three: How to Actually ‘Stop Doing’ – The Virtual Hub

In the final episode of our three-part special on The Stop Doing Listbook, author Matt Malouf takes listeners through the final step in the process – how to actually ‘stop doing’ those tasks that are not in your genius.
During this episode, Matt focuses on the importance of the KRC model – Knowledge, Responsibility, Control – as without knowledge, we actually are unable to effectively be responsible or control any aspect of anything…More at

“Stop Doing” List Examples

I pointed out in that article that our seminar break-out sessions have clearly demonstrated that everyone’s list is uniquely focused on their own daily routines.

While some commonalities emerged from the exercise, most attendees produced examples that differed greatly from others in the session…More at

put this on the stop-doing list – Your Courageous Life

Like reverse psychology, they get me off the treadmill of do, do, do–add add add–and into the space of letting go. (Really, most of us tend to be better with shedding than we do with adding.

Reduction, rather than induction…mostly because there’s not much that we need to do in our lives, other than get out of our own way)…More at

What Needs to Go on Your ‘Stop Doing’ List?

With the New Year approaching, it’s customary to make a vow to pursue the most enlightened best practices.

But what about jettisoning all the time sinks and things you’d rather kiss goodbye?…More at