Your Technology Cleanse – Refresh, Rejuvenate, Reboot

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Technology eating up your time?

Have you ever considered a Technology Cleanse?

Usually I write on Monday’s about time and technology — and today I’m taking a slightly different tack, because technology is a mixed bag.

Certainly, technology is a helpful tool. But along with all of its pluses, it eats up time and energy,  [Read more…]

Productivity Tools at Your Fingertips for Finding Time


The right productivity tools help you find time.

Productivity tools, at their best, help you streamline your work and make the most of the time you have available. And yet sometimes it can feel like there are so many productivity tools out there — and so many new ones being developed every day — that the sheer volume can be overwhelming.

If you step back and think  [Read more…]

Xendo – Check it Out for Fast Searching (AND Finding Time)

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Search faster with Xendo

Xendo is a search tool that my VA recently told me about.

It allows you to do a quick search across multiple online applications and offers you an organized view of relevant documents, e-mails, contacts, etc.

If you’ve ever ‘lost’ a vital document  [Read more…]

5 Free Tools to Increase Productivity and Find Time


Free tools for finding time!

Free tools, when you’re on-line and on a budget, are always welcome.

So I’m pleased to share 5 free tools that we like and use a lot, here at The Time Finder.

Let’s jump right in, shall we? [Read more…]

Google Trends for Real Time Search Data

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Use Google Trends to keep your finger on the pulse of the web.

Google is continually developing and tweaking tools that offer insights into people’s behavior on the web.

If you’re a small business owner or an on-line entrepreneur, you are probably already familiar with some of the most widely-used Google tools, like Google Analytics, Google Webmasters Tools, and Google AdWords. But have you heard of Google Trends?

It’s a fascinating tool in that it gives you a real-time glimpse of search trends by subject  [Read more…]