Too Busy? Setting and Communicating Time Boundaries Spells Success

Busy, busy, busy! You know that feeling, don’t you? When you’re stressed and nearing the point of overwhelm, what can you do? You aren’t going to be magically less busy, that’s for sure. Finding time to ensure that you meet the many different kinds of demands that come your way each day is a challenge that…

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

Anger 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?

Time-Saving E-mail Tool: Using okdo.it for Project Planning and Productivity

Time-saving tools are at a premium.  Whether you are an entrepreneur, a blogger, an on-line business owner, or someone who simply wants to be able to make the most of her time, having the right tools makes all the difference. But there are thousands of interesting new ideas that vie for our attention every day.…

Find Time to Quickly Remove Formatting from Your E-mails – 3 Time-Saving Tips!

Finding time to send out engaging and clearly-written e-mails is an important part of connecting on-line, whether you’re communicating with friends, customers, or colleagues.  Sometimes, though, technology (in this case, in the guise of text formatting) can offer unanticipated challenges to realizing this goal.  A case in point is an e-mail that we sent to…

Find Time to Remember to Use Your To Do List-Just Ask Paula!

Finding time for dialogue with members of the Finding Time community is one of my favorite things! We invite readers’ questions and comments – and I love highlighting them here, most Thursday’s. Read on – and please feel free to join in! John Fieglein from Annapolis, Maryland, writes: Dear Paula, When you write and talk…

Find Time for Boundaries and Self Care During the Holidays!

Finding time as the holidays approach gets harder and harder, doesn’t it? This time of year, it’s so easy to let yourself get swept up and swept along in the rush and bustle. That’s why it’s so important to plan ahead and schedule in some time to breathe! Your ability to enjoy the holidays and…

Find Time for Calm by De-Cluttering-3 Tips

Finding time in the midst of “busyness” for a calm moment can be a little like finding clear space in a cluttered office. It can seem impossible – and I’m here to tell you that it’s a great gift that you can give to yourself – and it’s NOT impossible at all! Finding your calm…