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…

Turning Energy Changes into Energy Boosts During Transition Times

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…

Hour of Code-Finding Time for Big Changes with Small Steps!

Have you heard about the Hour of Code project sponsored by Code.org? It’s a campaign anchored in the schools, that is aimed at getting students (and really anyone) to make a small stab at learning code.  And while the kick-off was in December, the Hour of Code 

Find Time for Those Back-to-School Tasks!

Finding time for getting back to school was on my mind last night as I thought about today’s post.  As I set about writing I discovered that, lo and behold, it was  on this day a year ago that we last focused on that seasonal chore. Here we are again!  It’s nearly September, and if…

Find Time for April Favorites as We Welcome May!

We’re finding time, as we always do, to welcome a new month – and look back on the top posts from last month. Before we do that, I want to let you know about a free teleclass that is being offered next week by my friend and colleague Maggie McCauley, the The Effortless Organizing Coach…

Finding Time by Letting Go and Letting Change Happen

Here in NH we’ve had a beautiful string of sunny, warm days. Spring is on the way, and we are definitely ready for it! I doubt that anyone (with the possible exception of skiers) is going to have trouble letting go of winter. That is not always the case with transitions, though, is it?  The…

Finding Time to Get Back to School

Finding time to make transitions in a planful way isn’t always possible.  But some transitions are predictable.  If you take the time to plan for them, you’ll be all the better for it. Back to school.A great example of this is the back to school transition.  Nicole Humphrey has written an article titled Quick Tips…