Posts about 'Time and Technology'

New Year Tech Review to Create Space and Find Time!

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

Opening to the sunrise

Consciously letting go of the old helps you open to the new!

The New Year is fast approaching!  One of the things you can do to make the New Year truly NEW is to consciously say good-bye to the old.  In my upcoming Finding Time E-zine (it’ll be published on 1/8/15 … and you can sign-up for it HERE) you’ll find ideas for navigating this time of transition  (more…)

No Comments

Gmail – It’s Never too Late to Learn New Tricks to Find Time!

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

Gmail Ideas

Gmail-There’s always more to learn!

Gmail is everywhere, and if you’re a user, you are probably familiar with many of its features.

Or are you?

As is the case with many of the capabilities that our computers and software programs put at our fingertips, we often only use a fraction of the tools available. (more…)

No Comments

Photos for Free – Sites to Find Photos and Find Time!

Posted on November 17, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Free Photos

Sample of one of the Free Photos You’ll Find!

Photos and images are so important when it comes to engagement, visibility, and just plain eye-catching content on the web (or anywhere, for that matter).

But good photos are hard to come by, especially if you’re on a tight budget.

That’s why I was very pleased to come upon a recent post on designskilz offering a large  (more…)

No Comments

Google Drive – A New Enhancement for Finding Time

Posted on November 10, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Google Drive Time-Saver

Here’s a Google Drive time-saver for you!

Google Drive offers a useful environment for storing and working with documents that you either want to share with team members or want to have accessible to you no matter where you are.

The way most people work in today’s on-line world, it’s quite possible that you might be on your tablet while you have your first cup of coffee at home, on your laptop before you head to your office, and then on your PC until you leave at the end of the  (more…)

No Comments

Templates and Spreadsheets Excel for Finding Time!

Posted on October 27, 2014 by , under Time and Technology.

Excel_Templates

Excel Templates: A sampling (Click to see a larger version.)

Templates are wonderful tools for finding time, and if you’ve never used one, today is a great day to get started.

Templates are especially good for saving you time with tasks that you repeat with some frequency. Let’s say you often travel for your work.  Developing templates for packing saves untold time – not to mention hassles and worries!  And the more you use templates, the better you’ll get at adapting them to your purposes. (more…)

3 Comments

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…)

No Comments

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…)

4 Comments

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…)

No Comments

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…)

3 Comments

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…)

No Comments

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…)

1 Comment

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…)

3 Comments

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…)

4 Comments

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…)

1 Comment

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…)

1 Comment