Shopping Templates — Ever Tried One for Finding Time?

Shopping templates are powerful time-savers that increase your efficiency when you’re in a hurry — or anytime. As I write this morning I’m guessing that many of you, like me, do your food shopping at least weekly. So, how often do you get home, unpack your bags, and realize that you’ve forgotten something? It’s so…

Lifestyle Inflation and Time Inflation — Lots of Parallels

Lifestyle inflation is a term that you may have come across in your reading. It refers to the phenomenon of increasing your spending when your income increases. The end result of this is, all too often, people living beyond their means and ending up in debt. So, it’s a serious matter. I recently came upon an…

Lists – As Life Gets Busy, Are You Fully Utilizing This Powerful Tool?

Lists — there are lots of different kinds, and they serve different functions. As we enter what is arguably one of the busiest times of year for lots of folks, lists can help you stay organized and on top of your game. Often, I’ve written about starting small and building from that base. For many people,…

Daily Choices: The Weave of Your Time, Your Moments, Your Life

Your daily choices are the building blocks of your moments. And your moments are the strands that make up the weave of your life. Each one, in and of itself, may seem so small as to feel insignificant.  But daily choices build, one upon another, and both reflect and create who 

Templates: Save Time Using These Powerful Productivity Tools

Templates are powerful tools that are easy to create and can save you untold time and energy.  This is especially true for tasks that are done repeatedly. A good, and timely, example is a task like putting away holiday decorations.  Or how about 

Templates and Time Resources: Favorites from The Time Finder

Templates, tips, and on-line time resources were a high priority for readers of The Time Finder this past month.  Whether it was a new on-line tool for tracking your energy and time, or tips for using templates to enhance the holidays, time and technology resources were at the top of the list. Take a look…

Time Choices: 3 Tips for Using Templates This Holiday Time

Time flies, doesn’t it?  How many of you are amazed at how quickly the time goes from Halloween to Thanksgiving to the December holidays? But even though the time feels like it speeds by, your time choices can help you to enjoy one day at a time as you progress from holiday to holiday.  And the time…