Clarity: A Key Ingredient in Setting Boundaries and Finding Time

Clarity helps you see what you need. And then it helps you assertively communicate what you need. This, in turn, is your key to finding time. It’s really a back-and-forth process. Finding time depends on your comfort with setting time boundaries. And then your growing comfort with setting time boundaries has a lot to do…

Time Boundaries — What’s Your Baseline for this Vital Time Skill?

Time boundaries are key to your time success. But boundary-setting isn’t something that comes naturally. Indeed, setting and maintaining time boundaries requires assertiveness, clarity, discipline, and practice. It’s a lifetime learning process, so be patient with yourself. You’ll get there. Remember, that strong boundaries are fundamental to managing your time. And here’s something else to…

Decluttering Challenge and Other January Time Finder Favorites

Decluttering seemed to be on everyone’s mind this month. It’s not so surprising, this being the time that we often set goals and make resolutions. So, our post titled Decluttering in Doable Chunks — Your 52-Week Challenge is right at the top of our list of Time Finder favorites for January. Have you read it yet? If not,…

Boundaries, Follow-Through and Rewards — Keys to Your Time Success

Setting time boundaries is a prime tool for finding time. And as many of you know, it can present challenges on many levels. There are the interpersonal challenges that pop up as you set your boundaries and then people respond or react to your actions. And then there are also internal hurdles to overcome. You…

Too Busy? Setting and Communicating Time Boundaries Spells Success

Busy, busy, busy! You know that feeling, don’t you? When you’re stressed and nearing the point of overwhelm, what can you do? You aren’t going to be magically less busy, that’s for sure. Finding time to ensure that you meet the many different kinds of demands that come your way each day is a challenge that…

Overload and Stress Don’t Have to Be Your Everyday Baseline

Overload and stress sometimes feel like the new normal, don’t they? How often do you feel like you’re at the end of your rope? Frayed and frazzled and ready to snap? You use to-do lists and templates. You set time boundaries. But still, you arrive at the end of a typical day with overwhelm and stress…

Time Boundaries Help You Create Calm, Relieve Stress, and Find Success

Time boundaries, used well, offer you places of calm in the midst of turmoil and uncertainty. And finding time by setting and maintaining time boundaries is a skill you’ll become more and more comfortable with, the more you practice. Change is a fact of life, but sometimes the changes are more unsettling than others. So, if…