Energy changes abound, as autumn transforms our corner of New Hampshire. Temperatures dip and morning mist rises over the ponds. Swamp maples are starting to turn fiery red. And turkeys and their young forage behind the house in the early morning. What energy changes, challenges and opportunities do you face as the season changes? Night comes earlier (or later, if…
Priority-setting was a subject that many of you were drawn to last month. Did you see this post “Find Time to Set Wise Priorities Using the 3/3/3 Exercise”? Well, it’s got some very timely tips for you – especially as we move into a new month.
Being overwhelmed seems to be a natural state for many people in today’s world. In fact, I’ve noticed that it can sometimes be an expectation and a badge of honor. Think about it. In some circles, if you’re not constantly overwhelmed, doesn’t it feel like you’re doing something wrong? Not doing enough?
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?
Prioritizing your tasks is one of the best pathways to success that I can think of. And it can actually be fun. Let’s envision an ideal beginning to your day. You know your path and all that’s on it, because your plans follow your priorities. Even setbacks and surprises feel manageable. The most important tasks will get
Goal-setting is a time management skill that sharpens your focus and sets you up for success. Used well, goal-setting helps you identify and sort your priorities, and develop your plan for moving toward them. And for your goal-setting to work optimally, it’s important to ensure that you’re setting goals for the right reasons or in…
Your time choices define your time success. And those choices are profoundly affected by the energy, perspective and priorities that you bring to them. Indeed, you can’t make a time choice that you aren’t ready for. It won’t even occur to you! But the good news is that you can develop your capacity when it