On-Line and Losing Time? Use Time Plans and Boundaries to Find Time

Posted on June 9, 2014, under Time and Technology.

On-Line TimeOn-line activities take up more and more of everyone’s time these days.

Whether you go on-line as part of your business and marketing plan, or simply use  (more…)

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Looking Back While Moving Ahead on The Time Finder

Posted on June 5, 2014, under Time After Time.

Looking BackLooking back is something that we always do while we move into a new month here at The Time Finder.

As a process for grounding yourself and assimilating the lessons of the past so that they can be used in your present and your future, looking back is a helpful practice to incorporate into  (more…)

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Google Docs-Tricks and Tools to Save Time

Posted on June 2, 2014, under Time and Technology.

Google DocsGoogle Docs is a tool that’s becoming more and more popular.

As a venue for working and sharing information with your team Google Docs has the significant advantages of being available on the web and being free. (more…)

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Procrastination and Deadlines – What Works for Finding Time?

Posted on May 29, 2014, under Time Management Skills.

Our ServicesProcrastination is a time challenge for everyone.

Whether it’s something you do infrequently or a chronic problem, procrastination has a profound effect on your productivity, your energy, your confidence, AND your self-esteem! (more…)

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Everplans – Planning at Its Hardest and Most Meaningful

Posted on May 26, 2014, under Time and Technology, Time as We Age.

EverplansEverplans is a service that offers tools for planning what to do and where to keep important information that your loved ones will need access to after you have died.

Memorial Day certainly brings to mind, very poignantly, the necessity for such planning.  (more…)

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Procrastination Cure – Get Unstuck Using Fun and Find Time!

Posted on May 22, 2014, under Time Management Skills.

Procrastination CureProcrastination is something that plagues all of us, eating up time and energy and causing untold worry and stress. So a procrastination cure is just what the doctor ordered!

Read on for some good ideas to get you moving again, when you are stuck in a rut of  (more…)

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reCAPTCHA – Enhances Security and Makes the Most of Time!

Posted on May 19, 2014, under Time and Technology.

ReCAPTCHAreCAPTCHA is a variation on the CAPTCHA tool that most everyone who frequents websites is familiar with.  Familiar and, very possibly, annoyed with as well … am I right?

CAPTCHA’s are those little strings of letters (and sometimes numbers) that you have to (more…)

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Multitasking and Mindfulness – Use Them Well and Find More Time!

Posted on May 15, 2014, under Time Transformation.

MultitaskingMultitasking can be an excellent time-saving tool … when it isn’t diluting needed focus, taking you out of the moment, and slowing you down.

You see, the fundamental truth about multitasking is that it works well with simple tasks, but leads to buckets of lost time if you’re working  (more…)

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Time-Saving File-Sharing App – Try Send Anywhere

Posted on May 12, 2014, under Time and Technology.

Time-Saving AppTime-saving apps for both mobile and desktop devices are at a premium, with new ones appearing nearly every day. And sorting through them all can be a full-time job in and of itself.

That’s why we like to use our Cyber Monday posts to share productivity-boosting, time-saving tools (more…)

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Planning: One Big, Powerful Secret for Finding the Time You Need!

Posted on May 8, 2014, under Time Choices, Time Management Skills.

Planning is ChoosingPlanning, or more specifically, time planning, is the kind of topic that you’ve probably read about on lots of time management blogs.

In fact, you may be tempted to stop reading because  (more…)

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Security On-Line: 2 Factor Authentication, Authy, and Your Time

Posted on May 5, 2014, under Time and Technology.

Security On-LineSecurity on-line is a topic that’s more and more on people’s minds, after disruptions like the recent Heartbleed attack.

If you’ve ever been hacked or had your system infected by a virus, or fallen prey to a phishing scam, you know how important on-line security is – and how much precious time can be lost when  (more…)

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Change, Choices and Finding Time: April’s Favorites on The Time Finder!

Posted on May 1, 2014, under Time After Time.

Looking BackChange is in the air, isn’t it? Here in New Hampshire springtime change is often about taking one step forward then two steps back.

But we get there eventually – it’s just that change is never linear … and it takes time! So as we move through today’s change and start a brand  (more…)

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Spritz Speeds Your Reading – A Revolution for Finding Time?

Posted on April 28, 2014, under Time and Technology.

Click_to_SpritzSpritz is a technological innovation as well as a new way of thinking about reading – and I have to say, it’s very intriguing!  The basic aim of Spritz is to provide readers with a reading venue in which they can focus on content without having to put time and energy into moving their eyes to scan for meaning.  (more…)

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Sponge Activities: Use Them to Optimize Your Time!

Posted on April 24, 2014, under Time Management Skills.

Sponge ActivitiesSponge activities are probably very familiar to the teachers (or former teachers) among us.

Typically used in the classroom, I think that we can all use sponge activities to make the most of our time! But before I share my ideas, here’s a description of sponge activities and how they are used  (more…)

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Gmail Tips and Time-Savers

Posted on April 21, 2014, under Time and Technology.

Gmail TricksGmail, for all its foibles, is an e-mail client that offers quite a bit of flexibility and can save you time and effort if you are willing to explore a bit.

Indeed, as with so much of the software we use, the capabilities far outdistance what we know about and use.  The point is, not to overwhelm yourself  (more…)

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