Posts about 'Time Management Skills'

Task Planning – Increased Detail Equals Increased Success!

Posted on January 31, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Task PlanningTask planning is a time management skill that offers a surefire path for getting you from where you are to where you want to be.

In other blog posts recently we’ve written about the power of chunking tasks down into bite-sized pieces, respecting your natural work rhythms(more…)


Flexible Focus from the Finding Time E-zine

Posted on January 26, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

flexible focusFlexible focus is a very helpful concept, and one that builds on yesterday’s article about finding the balance between creativity and discipline, and moving efficiently from one project to another.

So, to continue and take a look at flexible focus, I thought I’d share an article from the  (more…)

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Hour of Code-Finding Time for Big Changes with Small Steps!

Posted on January 23, 2014 by , under Time and Energy, Time Management Skills.

Hour of CodeHave you heard about the Hour of Code project sponsored by

It’s a campaign anchored in the schools, that is aimed at getting students (and really anyone) to make a small stab at learning code.  And while the kick-off was in December, the Hour of Code  (more…)


Ready to Start Accomplishing Your Goals? Try Asking Yourself Some Questions!

Posted on January 19, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Accomplishing Goals by Asking QuestionsAccomplishing your goals … is it a priority for you in 2014?

For many it’s a challenge that gets more and more complicated as January 1 fades into history and the details of living intrude and add unexpected complexity to our New Year’s Resolution  (more…)


Time Management 101: Jump-Start Your Time Success with 7 Timely Tips!

Posted on January 17, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Time Management TipsTime management is the art of finding time in your singular and precious life for the things that are most important to you.

It requires planning and discipline; and the rewards of following through on your time management plan are palpable and powerful! (more…)


Mastering Google Plus (Or Any New Skill or Subject)? Have a Time Plan!

Posted on January 15, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Google Plus Time PlanMastering Google Plus – or anything new – requires two things:  knowledge and practice.

And those two things require your time.  Not just time, either, although it is absolutely necessary.  The more that the time you spend is focused time the more productive that investment of time  (more…)


7 Time Myths That Keep You Stuck, Self-Critical and Stressed!

Posted on January 12, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Time MythsTime myths … we all harbor them, and they eat away at our helpful time habits, leaving us frustrated and behind-the-eight-ball.

Often, time myths are instilled by our culture, our early messages, and behaviors we have observed in others.  They are deeply embedded …  (more…)


On Track and On Time-Maintain Focus with Strong Boundaries

Posted on January 8, 2014 by , under Time Boundaries, Time Management Skills.

stay on trackStaying on track and on time, whether you are working alone on a project or managing other people is a key skill for productivity and success.

Digging down a bit, we see that staying on track is about maintaining focus.  And digging down a little further, I’d add that it’s about knowing



Experience As Teacher: Reflection Time Opens the Door!

Posted on January 7, 2014 by , under Time Management Skills.

Experience-Learning from It!Experience is an excellent teacher – but only if you find time to reflect on your experience and integrate it.

You’ve probably heard the saying about history and how it repeats itself if we don’t learn from it.  The quote is from the philosopher George  (more…)


Resolutions 101: When You Slip, Release Failure and Focus on the Fix!

Posted on January 3, 2014 by , under Time and Energy, Time Management Skills.

Resolutions-Learn from MistakesResolutions are in the air, as 2014 begins its unfolding and we all anticipate making some desired changes in our lives.

It’s an exciting time, filled with hopeful energy and new promise.  And for many of us, it’s a time when we re-introduce resolutions that we’ve made  (more…)


Holiday Celebrations: Finding Your Comfort Zone

Posted on November 19, 2013 by , under Time and Energy, Time Management Skills.

Holiday CelebrationsHoliday celebrations offer wonderful opportunities to gather gratefully and connect with family and friends.

They can also be times of major stress.  So, as we plan for 2013’s holiday celebrations, time management tips couldn’t be more important. (more…)

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Let Your Lists Sweat the Details While You Do What You Love!

Posted on November 7, 2013 by , under Time and Values, Time Management Skills.

ListsLists are so powerful when it comes to tracking tasks, remembering important details and, ultimately, finding time for what matters most.

In today’s world, with information instantaneously available and news and e-mail and social networking in play 24/7 it is easy to fall into overwhelm.   (more…)

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Anger: Express It Constructively and See How It Helps You Find Time!

Posted on October 16, 2013 by , under Time and Energy, Time Management Skills.

AngerAnger is a challenging emotion. It’s also a very human emotion.  Take a moment, right now, and think about the last time you felt angry about something.

What did it feel like to you, on the inside?  Did your body respond to the feeling?  If so, how? (more…)


Reflection Time on Day 12 of the Ultimate Blog Challenge #UBC

Posted on October 12, 2013 by , under Time After Time, Time Management Skills.

Reflection TimeReflection time is vital to your success, whether you’re a blogger, a parent, a small business owner, a student … you name it.

Whatever your passions and priorities may be, pausing to reflect gives you a chance to put your feet on the ground, reconnect with yourself, and  (more…)


Chores Galore: How to Use Templates to Increase Efficiency and Find Lots More Time!

Posted on October 3, 2013 by , under Time Management Skills.

TemplatesTemplates are among the most useful time management tools going. Easy to create and maintain, they are powerful time-savers that you need to add to your time management repertoire, if you haven’t already!

Finding time with task templates is  (more…)