Efficiency and Effectiveness — Maybe They Aren’t the Heart of the Matter

Efficiency and effectiveness are the Gold Standard when it comes to time management these days. Or are they? Certainly, finding time to complete all of your tasks is important. But there’s much more to life than efficiency and effectiveness. In fact, if you’ve visited here before, you know that my Heart-Based Time Management™ System is,…

The Solstice, A Seasonal Change to Savor and Celebrate

The Solstices represent a profound transition that happens twice every year. The Winter Solstice brings the shortest day. And Summer Solstice brings the longest day, marking a deep rhythm in our collective lives. So, do you pause and celebrate these changes? You can count on the Solstice. Whether you live in the Northern or Southern…

Astro and Gmail — Ready to Introduce Artificial Intelligence to Your Inbox?

Astro is an app that brings the power of artificial intelligence to your cluttered inbox. It’s free and it’s ready to start working for you pretty much out of the box. If you’re a Gmail or Office 365 user, Astro works in both the Android and the iOS environment. Once you enable it, it will…

Change Getting You Down? This Could Be Comforting…

We are always in a state of change. If you’re like many people, there are wonderful times when you feel like you’re flowing with it, or even looking forward to it. Other times it can be jarring and disorienting. So today I want to look at a fundamental illusion about change. Once you see it clearly,…

Seasonal Templates Help You Find the Time to Savor Your Moments

The changing seasons are a constant source of flux. So, as we approach the Summer Solstice, I’m reminded of how helpful seasonal templates are. Last week I wrote about shopping templates. Creating a shopping template for yourself makes your trips to the store so much more efficient. And the same goes for seasonal chores, like…

Google Chrome Tricks and Hacks to Speed and Simplify Your Experience

Google Chrome is the go-to browser for more than half of the people on the internet these days. That’s according to some recent statistics about browser usage. So, if you’re not currently a user of Google Chrome, you might want to check it out. And, if you are a user, I’m guessing you wouldn’t mind…

Thinking 15: This Time Skill Takes Snippets of Time and Works Wonders

Thinking 15. What’s that? Well, since finding time is always a great gift, one of my passions is helping you find more of it. One of the questions we sometimes ask here at The Time Finder is, “What if you could find another hour every day?” It’s not a rhetorical question. You can find MORE…