Change, Whether Predictable or Unexpected, Always Rocks the Boat

Change is in the air at this time of year. But if you think about it, it’s really always in the air. Like your in-breath and your out-breath, change is a constant. This past weekend we nearly had a frost here in New Hampshire. Barely September, and already some of our tender plants were nipped by the cold. We were…

Back to School Time – Planfully Managing Your Transitions

Finding time to make transitions in a planful way isn’t always possible.  Indeed, as the tragic events in Houston painfully illustrate, sometimes powerful events topple the best-laid plans. But some transitions are predictable.  And when you take the time to plan for them, you’ll be all the better for it. Back to school A great example…

Sudden Change? This Helps Keep You in Charge No Matter What.

Finding time and maintaining focus and discipline when world or life events are pressing is often very challenging. How successful do you feel at keeping your core values in mind and managing your priorities when you are confronted with sudden change? Crises and sudden change shake things up. Most of us feel comfortable when we…

Time Traps 101 – Address Values Conflicts to Get Unstuck

Time traps – sometimes it feels like they are everywhere! And what mysteries they can be, those time traps. Does this sound at all familiar? Special pastimes beckon to you invitingly from all angles, and it’s as if your day has a slow leak. Before you know it, night has fallen. What happened to your time?

Sudden Change? Adapt, Stay on Track, and Find Time!

Sudden change was the watchword here in the Northeast US over the recent Thanksgiving Holiday.  Power outages, canceled flights, and treacherous roads made for lots of challenges and opportunities to adapt on the fly! Heart-based time management is all about finding time, increasing productivity, and deepening your experience of each and every moment. But what…

New Year or New Day or Both – Mysteries of Time!

A new year starts at midnight tonight.  2013 recedes into history and the brand new slate of 2014 presents itself for us to write our goals, plans and dreams on. It’s always a momentous occasion – The New Year – greeted with reflection and revelry all around the world.  But the start of a new…

Time Choices: Distill Daily Lessons and Thrive!

Time choices:  They are the small (and not-so-small) decisions that give shape to our days, weeks, months, and years! In recent blog posts, I’ve encouraged you to harvest your best time choices from last year, and my guess is that you