Too Many Top Priorities? Try This…

Setting priorities is a powerful way to organize yourself. It’s a time skill that helps you organize and order your daily activities. And yet, it isn’t always simple. Here’s a recent question from a reader that illustrates a common challenge that people face when prioritizing. See if it resonates for you… Carol of Trenton, New…

Breathing — Not only Does It Keep You Going, It Keeps You Calm

Breathing is foundational. It’s also generally not something we think about. And yet, finding time to breathe when you are busy can sometimes seem impossible. Slowing down is the last thing on your mind.  Indeed, “How can I squeeze in one more thing?” is what you’re more likely to ask. It’s a universal issue… I can…

Drowning in Paper Clutter? Here’s Your 3-Step Path to Clutter-Free Calm

Finding time to deal with clutter is a challenge we all face. And paper clutter, for many, presents its own unique challenges. As someone who accumulates paper, and yes, paper clutter, I definitely have moments when I feel like I am drowning. Maybe it’s the interesting article I plan to read. Sometimes it’s the letter I need to answer or…

Success Key: Support Your Resolutions with Heart-Based Intentions

Success comes when your head and heart are in sync. That’s especially true when it comes to something like New Year’s Resolutions. So now that a week has gone by, how are you doing with yours? Your resolutions, I mean. Are you finding success, or is frustration starting to settle in? Success starts with seeing.…

Procrastination Got You Spinning? These 3 Questions Help.

Procrastination is a big problem for lots of smart, talented people. Are you one of them? If so, you know that procrastination steals your time and energy. It eats away at your confidence and self-trust. It adds to your stress. It’s nothing but frustrating and discouraging; and It’s something that we all do from time…

Procrastination Frustration? Solve it with 3 Timely Questions!

Procrastination steals your time and energy. It eats away at your confidence and self trust.  It adds to your stress. It’s nothing but frustrating and discouraging! And it’s something that we all do from time to time – often unconsciously. So, the first step in dealing with procrastination is to make it visible to yourself.…

Verbs are Important-Find the Right One and Find Time!

Verbs are important!  Who’s the last person that uttered  that phrase to you? I’m guessing it may have been a long-ago teacher, extolling the virtues of action verbs and encouraging you to make your writing more vivid and engaging. Other than that late-elementary-school