Why this female CEO who traditionally dislikes routines wakes up at 5am (almost) everyday.

Me in my element: Acting Chair for the City of Buffalo Zoning Board of Appeals
  • My staff soon told me they loved emails from me in the AM — it gave them direction, purpose and hustle. WIN!
  • I launched a new website which is what I wanted my proactive project focus to be. WIN!
  • I challanged myself and conquered that challenge which made me feel good. WIN!
  • After a few weeks into the 21 day challenge, I found that I feel my best when I have 6 hours of sleep so I got into an 11pm — 5am sleep routine. (Don’t tell me I am going to die on 6 hours of sleep.) WIN!
  • I found that I am a bit more prepared in life because before I go to bed, I set my alarm and reviewed what productive items I want to get done in the morning. WIN!

Here are some pieces of advice to trying this 5am Routine!

One for coffee… one for water. They’re with me all day, every day.
My minimal make up routine: mainly focuses on eyes, eyebrows, cheeks.

Being A Badass CEO Lesson of 2018: Routines are difficult but necessary.

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Real Estate developer. Lady builder. Tiny titan. Job creator. Buffalo, NY. Done with love, always.

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Real Estate developer. Lady builder. Tiny titan. Job creator. Buffalo, NY. Done with love, always.

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