Find Time by Staying Focused Right Here, Right Now

When you are focused, you enhance your creativity, productivity, and appreciation of your moments. Indeed, focus is one of the most powerful time management skills in your toolbox.  It’s about being in the moment, and consciously choosing where you put your energy. Being focused increases your presence, and it’s a skill that we each need…

Mistakes – The Stuff that Dreams are Made Of

Mistakes and how you manage them will, to quite a large extent, determine your path and the degree of success that you experience in this world. Too often, mistakes are viewed as roadblocks or detours on your journey toward accomplishing your goals. But think about the impact of this reaction … Can you see how…

Gadgets – Turn Them Off and Spark Your Creativity

Gadgets. They’re everywhere in our lives today, and they serve very important functions. What do our gadgets — our tablets and smartphones and smartwatches and laptops — do for us? Well, for starters, they keep us connected, they bring us up-to-date information and they streamline lots of tasks. But they are also powerful 

Compassion – Your Powerful Procrastination Stopper

“Compassion” and “powerful” aren’t words that are often coupled. And yet, they truly do belong together. As counter-intuitive as it might seem to you, compassion is the absolute best tool for overcoming lots of hurdles in your life. That includes challenges like overwhelm and perfectionism and procrastination. Not harshness, self-criticism or urgency, but compassion. Why?…

Flexibility and Goals – Can They Co-Exist?

Flexibility is so important in our fast-paced, ever-changing world. And yet, what goals, dreams and ambitions seem to call for are qualities like focus, discipline, and determination. So can you exercise flexibility and still hold goals as priorities? How is it possible to hold these two important attributes — flexibility and being goal-directed — and find time…

Creativity and Vision – Timely Inspiration from The Time Finder

Creativity is the coinage of the realm for artists, innovators and entrepreneurs. How does the creative process work for you? Is it something you easily tap into, or does it feel elusive? I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, as I get ready to launch a new 

Productivity Boost – Make a Playful, Creative Day for Yourself!

Productivity is something we all seek, and it can be a very elusive goal. It can also feel, when you make productivity the be-all and end-all, like you are a hamster in a cage. Know the feeling? I think we all do — and it isn’t fun.