Posts about 'Time Priorities'

Weed Out Clutter with Wisdom from the Garden

Posted on May 11, 2015 by , under Time Choices, Time Priorities.

Weeding a Garden

Weed out clutter a bit at a time!

Clutter gets in your way, slows you down, and adds to your stress.  And the thing is, clutter doesn’t clear itself.

You have to take action.

But the task really doesn’t have to be overwhelming.  In fact, if you make it overwhelming for yourself, you can rest assured that  (more…)

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Clutter Taking Over? Garden Wisdom to the Rescue!

Posted on May 7, 2015 by , under Time and Energy, Time Priorities.

Your Garden

Clutter and Garden Wisdom!

Clutter, whether it’s littering your closet, your computer, or your calendar is a huge time and energy drain!

It adds a layer of confusion and stress to everything in your life and it’s a stumbling block that keeps you from attaining your goals. It keeps you from even SEEING your goals sometimes! (more…)

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Productivity Tip-Manage Your Energy Rather Than Your Time!

Posted on January 22, 2015 by , under Time and Energy, Time Priorities.

Productivity and Mental Drag

Weed out distractions to enhance your productivity.

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…)

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Our Schedules, Ourselves-How Busy People Find Time

Posted on September 29, 2014 by , under Time Choices, Time Priorities.

Our Schedules Ourselves

Our Schedules, Ourselves

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…)

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Priorities – Using Life Experiences to Enrich and Deepen Them Over Time

Posted on April 15, 2014 by , under Time Priorities, Transitions and Time.

Priorities and AgingPriorities can be difficult to sort out sometimes – especially in all the clamor of everyday life.

Have you noticed that?

And sometimes it feels like that is compounded by aging. (more…)

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Reflection Time: Regroup, Rejuvenate and Welcome Spring!

Posted on April 8, 2014 by , under Time Priorities.

ReflectionReflection time is one of the most important gifts you can give yourself.

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…)

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Productivity Boosts: Try This Tip and Tool for Finding Time

Posted on March 24, 2014 by , under Time and Technology, Time Priorities.

Productivity Tip and ToolProductivity is on many people’s minds when Monday rolls around. How do you enter the new week?

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…)

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Goal-Setting – Finding the Right Mindset for Finding Time!

Posted on March 18, 2014 by , under Time Priorities.

Goal-SettingGoal-setting is a very helpful enterprise any time of year.

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…)

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Productivity Tips for 2014-Small Bites are Best!

Posted on January 4, 2014 by , under Time Choices, Time Priorities.

Productivity StepsProductivity may be one of the things that’s on your mind as the New Year gets started.

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…)

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Follow-Through is Vital, Energizing, and Well Worth Your Time!

Posted on January 2, 2014 by , under Time Choices, Time Priorities.

Follow-Through in 2014Follow-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…)

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Your Goals for 2014-Find Them Inside, Make Them Real and Find Time!

Posted on December 26, 2013 by , under Time Boundaries, Time Priorities.

Your GoalsYour Goals: Setting them and making them real is a process that many of us embrace with lots of energy in January.

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…)

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Values: Know Your Heart and Deepen Your Time

Posted on October 5, 2013 by , under Time Priorities.

What are your valuesOur values lie at the very core of who we are. The more clearly we understand and articulate our values, the more profoundly we know ourselves.

As Deepak Chopra has said, “Without values, there is confusion and chaos.”  (more…)

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Time Planning for Your Business and Your Life!

Posted on September 26, 2013 by , under Time Management Skills, Time Priorities.

Time Planning Building BlocksTime planning is a skill that is a foundational building block of success.

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…)

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Procrastination Challenges? You Can Beat Them and Find Time!

Posted on July 30, 2013 by , under Time and Energy, Time Management Skills, Time Priorities.

Procrastination TipsProcrastination 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…)

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Goals and Values: Sync Them to Power Up Your Time

Posted on May 9, 2013 by , under Time Priorities.

Goals and ValuesGoals and Values:  When you have them in sync, the sky is the limit.  But when they are out of sync, you’re likely to find yourself mired in confusion and procrastination.

This recent post on The Happiness Project takes a quick look at Decoy Habits – and speaks to  (more…)

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