Being Still — Your Path to Focus and Deep Change

What does being still have to do with finding focus and with change? Well, let’s start with the fact that we are each unique. And that means that each of our paths in life is also going to be unique. So, finding your own, authentic path forward in life often requires finding time to be…

Capturing Creativity — When to Ride the Wave and When Not To

Capturing creativity when it comes is a skill well worth cultivating. And if you’re a busy person (and who isn’t these days) you know that finding time to manage your creative ideas can be a challenge.  Indeed, if you’ve pursued any kind of creative endeavor, you know how wonderful it can feel to be in…

Work at Your Peak and Sidestep Productivity Traps

Finding time to work at your peak and avoid productivity traps is a time challenge that we all face.   And it’s a challenge that we cal all overcome, too. So today, I want to share 5 timely tips to help you work at your peak and stay on track. These tips are especially helpful…

Online Work and Its Challenges: 5 Timely Tips

Online work is where many of us spend our time now, given the current state of the world. Indeed, hundreds of thousands of people, if they are lucky enough to have jobs, are engaged in some form of online work these days. So, if you are interested in being more efficient and effective in how…

Focusing on Your Minutes Helps You Optimize Your Hours

What does focusing on your minutes have to do with making the most of your time? Well, as you well know, getting everything done in the time you have is a constant challenge. This is especially true at this busy time of year. It can feel like you’re just barely keeping your head above water.…

Timers Help Hugely When You Set Time Boundaries

Why am I writing about timers today? Well, first, let’s step back and take a look at the importance of time boundaries in your life. You’ve a better chance of staying focused when you know how long you need to be on task and productive. First, know the terrain. When you know how much time…

Are You Rigid or Focused? It’s a Difference That Matters.

The difference between being rigid and being focused or disciplined has a big impact on your success. Yet, quite often these qualities are conflated. Finding time to get everything done requires that you do some planning.  If you don’t, you’ll be at sea in the midst of a floating array of seemingly random (and demanding)…