Working Smart – Know Your Tasks to Find More Time!

Working Smart Egg Timers

Working smart means knowing your tasks!

Working smart is just … smart! When you have limited time and energy, using both to their optimal potential is a goal we all strive for.

And during busy times — like right now — working smart relieves stress and helps you put yourself in a position to enjoy your moments fully,  [Read more…]

Procrastination Tips – Move from Avoidance to Completion in No Time!

Chipmunk Hiding

Sorry … hiding really won’t help!

Procrastination. Do some jobs just make you want to hide?

Well, outsmarting procrastination, especially when a job you hate is what’s waiting, can be a real challenge. But the truth is that when procrastination creates a logjam for you, those dreaded tasks become even more of a nuisance.

So, here are 5 timely tips that will  [Read more…]

Inbox Snooze Looks Like a Winner for Finding Time

Mailboxes

Inbox or Gmail – have you decided?

Inbox or Gmail, Inbox or Gmail. Have you settled on one or the other yet?

One of the things I weigh, when looking at any new tool, is whether the efficiencies it offers make up for what’s lost when you let go of what’s familiar and move on to something new.  [Read more…]

To-Do List Power! Todoist Integrates Tools for Finding Time

Papar and Pen

To-Do Lists come in many shapes and sizes.

To-do lists are powerful time management tools. Unfortunately, many people avoid using to-do lists because when used unwisely they can easily become overwhelming, discouraging and guilt-provoking.

There are lots of on-line apps for creating and maintaining to-do lists. Or, if you prefer, there’s always the paper and pencil option. [Read more…]

Procrastination Problems – Is Fear Your Roadblock?

Procrastination and Fear

Does fear fuel your procrastination?

Procrastination grows with overwhelm and stress … and as unfinished tasks pile up everything just feels more and more impossible!

Your energy dwindles as fear mounts.  Where do you begin, when procrastination has you in a panic and the clock just keeps ticking?

We’ve written quite a bit about procrastination here – and we’ve shared proven, practical  [Read more…]