Time Leaks Sinking Your Boat? Boundaries Give You Focus

Time leaks are the downfall of many smart, energetic solopreneurs and small business owners. And in many ways, it’s the small time leaks that are hardest to recognize and counter. Take Facebook and Twitter, for example. How many times have you said to yourself, “I’ll just take a moment …” only to later find that you’ve…

Decluttering Challenge and Other January Time Finder Favorites

Decluttering seemed to be on everyone’s mind this month. It’s not so surprising, this being the time that we often set goals and make resolutions. So, our post titled Decluttering in Doable Chunks — Your 52-Week Challenge is right at the top of our list of Time Finder favorites for January. Have you read it yet? If not,…

Google Voice News — Updates are Rolling Out as We Speak

Google Voice is a time-saving tech tool that is one of my VA’s favorites. That’s because it gives her easy access to her voicemail whether she’s using her phone, her laptop, her tablet, or her PC. And since I tend to use my phone a lot in my work with her, Google Voice is definitely a…

Boundaries, Follow-Through and Rewards — Keys to Your Time Success

Setting time boundaries is a prime tool for finding time. And as many of you know, it can present challenges on many levels. There are the interpersonal challenges that pop up as you set your boundaries and then people respond or react to your actions. And then there are also internal hurdles to overcome. You…

Too Busy? Setting and Communicating Time Boundaries Spells Success

Busy, busy, busy! You know that feeling, don’t you? When you’re stressed and nearing the point of overwhelm, what can you do? You aren’t going to be magically less busy, that’s for sure. Finding time to ensure that you meet the many different kinds of demands that come your way each day is a challenge that…

Moving into the New. So, What Do You Bring as You Begin Your Journey?

Everything is new again. Making a new beginning is marked by a feeling of anticipation and maybe a little nervousness. It’s also marked by a letting go of things you don’t need for the next step of your journey. That’s because stepping into the new always means ending something. And by the same token, marking…

Focus by Setting Boundaries, and Optimize Your On-Line Time

Focus is elusive in today’s world. That’s true in lots of places in our lives — and perhaps nowhere as much as on the web. That means that time management and boundary-setting skills are nowhere more necessary than when we’re working or playing on-line. To say that the internet has changed how we live and…