Posts about 'Time and Technology'

Productivity Boost for You – Find Time with Gizmo’s Freeware

Posted on October 20, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Productivity Tools

Find Freeware to Boost Your Productivity!

Productivity is a goal for most of us – and what better time than at the start of a new week to think about ways to boost productivity and find more time?!

I was thinking about the productivity tools and apps that we use most frequently at The Time Finder, and came upon Gizmo’s Freeware – a website that offers lists and information of the best freeware applications – as  (more…)

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Cyber Monday Apps – What’s Your Favorite Tech Time Tool?

Posted on October 13, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Cyber Monday-Apps

It’s Cyber Monday-Tell us about your favorite app!

Cyber Monday on The Time Finder is all about tech tools that help you find more time.

So on this Cyber Monday we’re picking up on a post we noticed on lifehacker titled “What’s the One Obscure App You Can’t Live Without?

The author, Eric Ravenscraft, asked readers to weigh in with their favorite, little-known apps.  I love that idea, because really, when it comes to tools, users often have the most reliable  (more…)

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Cloud Cleverness-Another App to Streamline Storage and Time

Posted on September 15, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

MultCloud

MultCloud-Cloud storage cleverness!

The cloud is becoming more and more a part of everyone’s workflow – and many different cloud storage venues are available for you to use.

Most of them offer free storage up to a certain point, and then have paid options available.  If you’re interested in saving money and exploring the possibilities that the cloud offers, you can use multiple cloud services, making sure to  (more…)

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Work Smarter with Notable PDF and Find Time

Posted on September 8, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Notable PDFNotable PDF

Everyone wants to work smarter and find more time!  And today I am happy to share a chrome extension that helps you do just that, when you’re working with PDF documents.

It’s called Notable PDF, and if you’ve ever worked collaboratively on an e-book or a special report, you’ll easily see the usefulness of this extension.  (more…)

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A Wiki Just for You – Check Out Scribbleton on Cyber Monday

Posted on August 25, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Your Wiki-Scribbleton

A wiki for your thoughts!

You know what a wiki is, right?

My guess is that you’ve used Wikipedia a time or two, but the word wiki itself may not be something you’re too familiar with.  So here’s a snippet of what Wikipedia says about a wiki:

wiki (Listeni/?w?ki/ wik-ee) is a web application which allows people to add, modify, or delete content in collaboration with  (more…)

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Streamlining Cloud Apps and Storage to Find Time

Posted on August 4, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Streamlining Your Cloud-Based Work

Streamlining Your Cloud-Based Work

Streamlining, no matter what area of your life you’re looking at, will increase your efficiency and effectiveness. And that can be particularly true when you’re talking about your on-line work.

So, with an eye toward streamlining some of those on-line tasks, I was pleased to hear about a tool called Drive from Jolicloud.com.   (more…)

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Gmail-Use Your Address to Clean Clutter and Find Time!

Posted on July 28, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Gmail Tweaks

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…)

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Password Power-Find Time for Affirming Reminders!

Posted on July 14, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Password Changes

Password Changes

Password changes are becoming a regular part of our on-line lives. They are a necessary and increasingly complicated inconvenience as we all work to stay one step ahead of hackers looking for our credit card numbers and other personal information.

Many websites and applications require  (more…)

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Gmail Chrome Extensions Track Your Mail and Save Time!

Posted on July 7, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Gmail Tools

Gmail Tools

For Gmail users, MailTrack is a free Chrome Extension that is worth taking a look at.

What it does is simple – and very helpful.  It lets you know whether your mail has been opened.  This is a functionality that many businesses already include in their e-mail systems, but it hasn’t generally been available for web-based e-mail clients like Gmail. (more…)

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Complete for Gmail – Chrome Extension Types for You to Find Time!

Posted on June 30, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

CompleteComplete is a Chrome extension for Gmail that has the potential to find you lots of time!

My VA recently came upon this Chrome Extension and, being a fan of anything that speeds up the process of on-line work, brought it to my attention. (more…)

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Pictual and an E-mail Cyber Monday Time Tip!

Posted on June 23, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Pictual SamplePictual is a nifty app that my VA just discovered for creating infographics to share in social media. If you’d like to find a way to quickly create a visual update to share with your friends and followers, then I suggest that you take a look at Pictual.  (more…)

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Your To Do List at Your Fingertips with Dayboard

Posted on June 16, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

To Do ListA To Do List is a key tool for keeping your tasks organized and your top priorities  at the forefront of your consciousness.

In the past, we’ve written here about ways to make your to do lists more useful (so that you really do what’s on your list) and more user friendly. (more…)

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On-Line and Losing Time? Use Time Plans and Boundaries to Find Time

Posted on June 9, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

On-Line TimeOn-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…)

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Google Docs-Tricks and Tools to Save Time

Posted on June 2, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Google DocsGoogle Docs is a tool that’s becoming more and more popular.

As a venue for working and sharing information with your team Google Docs has the significant advantages of being available on the web and being free. (more…)

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Everplans – Planning at Its Hardest and Most Meaningful

Posted on May 26, 2014 by , under Time and Technology, Time as We Age.

EverplansEverplans is a service that offers tools for planning what to do and where to keep important information that your loved ones will need access to after you have died.

Memorial Day certainly brings to mind, very poignantly, the necessity for such planning.  (more…)

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