E-mail Systems to Find Time AND Find that Important E-mail When You Need It

Reading and responding to your e-mail takes up bigger and bigger chunks of your time. Have you noticed? It’s an ongoing challenge that adds to your stress and often cuts into your efficiency and effectiveness. Organization and time management can really help with this task. But too often, the upfront time involved looks like an insurmountable hurdle. Indeed,…

Life Bot and Alexa — New Productivity and Self-Care Possibilities Abound

Life Bot is a new addition to the skill set of Amazon’s popular digital assistant, Alexa.  Its aim is twofold: to make Alexa more useful in managing your daily routines and, ultimately, to enhance Alexa’s skills by learning your personal preferences over time.   Life Bot – What can it do now? Right now, Life Bot’s…

Inbox Productivity Hacks — Here are 5 Tips that Help

Does your inbox ever feel like your enemy? Does it feel relentless and demanding — a never-ending source of stress and overwhelm? It’s true that your stress level is often directly related to the number of e-mails in your inbox. And, at the same time, finding time to manage your e-mail isn’t always the top priority…

Mobilize Your Time Energy™ and Put Overwhelm in Its Place

Overwhelm is one of the biggest time and energy drains going. But the good news is that there’s no need to put up with overwhelm for another minute. Great things are accomplished in tiny steps, as long as your energy works for you, not against you. So here’s a productive path you can follow. All you need…

Social Networking Eating Your Time? These 2 Tools Help.

Social networking is a big piece of the time management puzzle for many of us.  That’s because it’s so easy for social networking to eat up more time than intended, Today, for bloggers, web-based entrepreneurs, and people just staying in touch with friends and family, social networking is a big consumer of time. This is partly because it…

Procrastination Got You Spinning? These 3 Questions Help.

Procrastination is a big problem for lots of smart, talented people. Are you one of them? If so, you know that procrastination steals your time and energy. It eats away at your confidence and self-trust. It adds to your stress. It’s nothing but frustrating and discouraging; and It’s something that we all do from time…

Aging and You – Here are 5 Tips to Help You Navigate the Transitions

Aging.  What images spring to mind when you hear that word? Do you recoil? Deny? Pretend? Or do you embrace this life transition and all that it holds for you? Pause for a moment and consider how the idea of aging fits into your world. Like time, the aging process is not something that we…