Posted on August 11, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries.
Boundaries for Finding Time
Boundaries help you use your time more effectively. They are often challenging to set, however, and maintaining them is also a stretch for many!
In our previous post we examined some of the advantages of setting strong boundaries between work and home. Today I want to explore the flip side of the coin. (more…)
Posted on August 7, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries.
Boundaries Between Work and Home
Boundaries are key to finding time for what matters most to you. However, many people struggle with this skill.
In this series of posts I’m going to help you learn how to establish boundaries that work for you by exploring the advantages and the challenges in implementing this time tool. (more…)
Posted on July 31, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Management Skills.
Focus and You
Finding focus and maintaining it is a skill that increases your presence and your productivity.
Your moments are enhanced when you bring focus to them; and yet this is a quality that is often especially hard to come by in our culture.
We are bombarded from every angle with information, news, ideas – all clamoring (more…)
Posted on July 28, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time and Technology.
Gmail Tweaks-Find Time and Clear Clutter!
Gmail is full of add-ons, tricks and tweaks to help you get and stay organized … and find more time.
From Labels to Labs to Filters, Gmail offers all sorts of ways to customize your e-mail experience so that you see what’s most important to you and/or what you most need to see. It’s all in how you set it up.
We’ve shared a lot about Gmail here on The Time Finder through the years; and we thought we had the ground pretty well-covered. (more…)
Posted on June 26, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Self-Care Time.
If you haven’t yet encountered a Fitbit, let me introduce you!
Or better yet, let me have David Sedaris introduce you (this is taken from his recent, very entertaining piece titled “Living the Fitbit Life” in The New Yorker): (more…)
Posted on June 9, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time and Technology.
On-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…)
Posted on May 1, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time After Time.
Change 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…)
Posted on February 27, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time and Energy, Time Transformation.
When you lower your stress you enhance your energy, expand your perspective, and transform your time.
For most of us, the hustle, bustle, and challenges of everyday life are making our stress levels inch up each day. Yet, there are ways to step away (more…)
Posted on February 25, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries.
Boundaries define your time … and your life.
When you set your boundaries, you are saying yes or no to an activity or commitment. You are shaping your time and creating the map for your journey through it. (more…)
Posted on February 11, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries.
Internal boundaries present challenges for many. The challenges arise both in setting internal boundaries and in maintaining them.
And if I had to name a key tool in your time management toolbox, internal boundaries would be right up there near the top of the list. (more…)
Posted on January 31, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Management Skills.
Task planning is a time management skill that offers a surefire path for getting you from where you are to where you want to be.
In other blog posts recently we’ve written about the power of chunking tasks down into bite-sized pieces, respecting your natural work rhythms, (more…)
Posted on January 27, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time and Technology.
Tech tips always come in handy in our increasingly web-based and info-saturated world.
The better you are able to manage your on-line time and activities, the more efficient and effective you’ll be – both at getting things done and at finding time for what matters most! (more…)
Posted on January 26, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Management Skills.
Flexible focus is a very helpful concept, and one that builds on yesterday’s article about finding the balance between creativity and discipline, and moving efficiently from one project to another.
So, to continue and take a look at flexible focus, I thought I’d share an article from the (more…)
Posted on January 25, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries, Time Choices.
Starting a project is often the most challenging step in moving toward a goal.
Whether you’re creating an info product, starting to write a book or special report, creating a business plan, working on your taxes … whatever it is, the first step can be difficult. And we all know that (more…)
Posted on January 21, 2014 by Paula Eder, under Time Boundaries.
Streamlining any process, task, or series of tasks is generally a great way to find time.
And if you’re a busy blogger, entrepreneur or small business owner, you probably have a to-do list that far outstrips your available time – so (more…)