The way you use your time is the way you live your life.
Productivity is something that we’re all looking to amp up these days. When our tasks outstrip the hours we have available, we often feel that if only we could be more efficient we’d be fine!
So, if we pack as much as we can into each moment will we actually be more productive?
Is productivity mainly a matter of time management?
No, actually. Your productivity is much (more…)
Our schedules are, all too often, our masters rather than our servants. And when that’s the case, our schedules aren’t truly ours.
What that means in practice is that they aren’t going to work very well for us. Okay, so, what does work well, then?
When it comes to our schedules, the emphasis needs to be on self-reference. That’s true for lots (more…)
Have you noticed that?
And sometimes it feels like that is compounded by aging. (more…)
But it can be a challenge for busy people to find time for reflection. That’s because, on the face of it, this doesn’t feel or look like productive time. (more…)
Do you set aside time to review your plans and to-do lists? Do you move ahead planfully to maximize your productivity – or do you jump right in and sort things out later? (more…)
And as we move into a new season, goal-setting becomes even more important, timely, and invigorating. The start of spring (here in the northern hemisphere …) is an especially good time to (more…)
With January 1, no matter where you live and what you do, you have the opportunity to look at the coming year as a fresh slate. (more…)
Follow-through is one of the most powerful and trust-building tools in your time-finding tool box. Especially at this time of year, when so many of us have made resolutions – what we do next is important on a multitude of levels.
When we make resolutions we are basically (more…)
Then, as the weeks and months unfold, we slowly lose touch with what those goals were – and what had motivated us in the first place. It’s a (more…)
Whether you’re talking about creating and sustaining a business, or living each of your moments as fully as possible, time planning is, truly, the vehicle that gets you from Point A to Point B … and beyond. (more…)
Procrastination may be the #1 productivity issue that we humans grapple with on a daily basis. For entrepreneurs, students, busy moms, bloggers, and small business owners, procrastination is a hurdle that can be gotten over … and a habit that can be broken. (more…)
Prioritizing is a powerful time management skill that not only helps you enhance your efficiency and effectiveness; it also allows you to declutter your time and free up moments for what is most important to you. I suggest that you consider self-care as a priority, as you read on. It is a vital element in any (more…)
Pay attention to how your body (more…)
So, here we are, heading toward the end of January. What better time to check in and see where things stand on the “resolution front.” (more…)