Find Time with 5 Flexible Team-Building Tips

Finding time when you work with others always works best when you start with good team strategy. This can be a challenge, and it’s especially difficult if you are working with someone who relates to time quite differently than you. What do you do when you find that someone key to your work success defines…

Find Time to Supercharge Your Planning for the Holidays (or Anytime) – 5 Tips!

Finding time to get everything done during this holiday time is a perennial challenge.  One thing that can give you a big boost from year-to-year is to develop and use templates for different holiday-related tasks.  Today’s Finding Time E-zine explores that topic. (If you don’t already receive it, you can sign up for our E-zine…

Find Time by Maintaining Your Time Boundaries with a Timer

Your efforts to find time are greatly enhanced when you know how much time you have planned for your activities AND you stick to your plan! If you don’t do that, one activity after another will overrun its allotted time, and you will fall further and further behind.  What a recipe for stress and frustration!…

Finding Time with Assertive Time Boundaries

Finding time using time boundaries is a skill that will help you make time for the things that matter most to you. Setting time boundaries is something that you get better and better at the more you practice and become comfortable with it.  One helpful distinction, as you move forward with this, is being clear…

Find Time by Communicating Your Time Boundaries Clearly

In yesterday’s post on The Time Finder, we wrote about finding time to follow through on commitments. One of the things we emphasized was the importance of using time boundaries to make sure you’re able to keep your promises. Setting time boundaries is not something that necessarily comes easily or naturally to any of us.…

Finding Time By Setting Boundaries – More Giant Steps

We have been exploring ways to find time by setting time boundaries. You had a great morning routine laid out, and I left you with a question: How do you enlist others’ cooperation when you’re working at finding time? Begin with “I”… I strongly suggest that you begin with an “I message.” Explain how important…

Finding Time By Setting Boundaries – Giant Steps

Setting boundaries is a step-by-step process, and you’re on your way. Are you getting more comfortable with setting time boundaries for yourself? Small steps are important to start. And now, are you ready to try something bigger? Bigger boundaries stretch you, in a good way. Finding time when you need a longer span of time…