Finding Time When Someone Else’s Crisis Calls

Change is a fact of life. Sometimes it is predictable, and sometimes it comes unexpectedly and you need to “drop everything” in order to deal with it. There’s another category of change that we haven’t discussed yet.  That’s the change that is introduced to your life through someone else’s crisis. Someone else’s crisis can appear in…

Finding Time by Managing Predictable Change

Predictable change is very different from unexpected change. Both present challenges. And both require different time and energy management skills. As they say about our climate here in New England, “If you don’t like the weather, just wait – it’s sure to change!”  That concept, applied more generally, can be a very helpful tip for…

Finding Time by Being Prepared for Change

Change is in the air. This past weekend we had our first significant frost.  It had been so temperate, to that point, that many plants and flowers I associate with late summer were still gracing the gardens.  Now the cosmos are gone, and the frost is on the pumpkin. Change! Time management, in many peoples’…

Finding Time You Didn’t Know You Had!

Finding time is like finding money — a welcome gift! At the end of every blog post I ask my readers, “What if you could find another hour every week?” It’s not a rhetorical question. You can find MORE than an hour every week, I’m positive. Read on, and I’ll show you how! The secret…

Finding Time You Didn’t Know You Had!

Finding time is always a great gift. At the end of many blog posts, I ask my readers, “What if you could find another hour every week?” It’s not a rhetorical question. You can find MORE than an hour every week, I’m positive. Read on, and I’ll show you how! The secret to finding more time…

Finding Time and Productivity by Finding Quiet

We live in an age of instant access and constant connection.  As wonderful as it all is, do you sometimes feel inundated with information, tasks, choices, and opportunities? Advice from a Pro Connie Ragen Green posted a very helpful piece of advice this past Wednesday in her blog E-Book Writing and Marketing Secrets with Connie…

Finding Efficiency and Effectiveness with a Compassionate Question

Finding time by being more efficient and effective may seem like an obvious piece of advice.  But the path to efficiency and effectiveness may not always be where you expect to find it. Yesterday we were discussing the fact that compassion is a very powerful tool for getting yourself unstuck.  How is it that compassion…