Stuck in a Rut? This Counter-intuitive Tip Gets You Moving Again

Are you stuck in a rut? It’s a terribly frustrating feeling that can become nightmarish when a deadline looms. You want to get moving. The clock is ticking. And you are still spinning your tires, stuck in a rut. Being stuck in a rut is no fun… Here in New Hampshire, wintertime snowbanks capture this…

Procrastination Panic Doesn’t Have to Win Out — Try These Tips

Procrastination’s most famous mantra may have been best expressed by Scarlet O’Hara in Gone with the Wind when she said, “I’ll think about it tomorrow.” But they aren’t words that are limited to old Hollywood movies. Indeed, I’m guessing that most of us have at least thought, if not uttered, those words more than a few…

Find Time to Play Your Way Out of Paralyzing Procrastination

Do you find looming deadlines stressful to the point of stopping you in your tracks? It can be a nightmarish feeling when the clock is ticking, your panic is mounting, and you feel like you’re losing ground with each passing moment. Sound familiar? The harder you try, the more your mind goes blank. Ideas and…

Find Time to Get Moving When You’re Stuck; You Just Need This 1 Time Management Tip

Are you stuck? It’s a nightmarish feeling. You want to get moving. A deadline looms. The clock is ticking. And you are stuck in a rut. It seems like the more you try, the more blank your mind becomes, as panic grows and ideas and inspiration dry up.  Maybe you try brainstorming or mind mapping.  Maybe…

Find Time to Avoid Productivity Traps and Keep Moving!

Finding time to get things done – isn’t that what we’re all striving for? It’s a goal we all share – and I am guessing that most of us share some productivity traps, too. Let’s explore a couple that may feel familiar to you today. One of the biggest traps to avoid, when it comes…

Finding Time Boundaries as We Learn About the Swine Flu – 3 Tips

Finding time to figure out what’s what, when it comes to the swine flu, is a challenge right now.  Any peek at the news media, be it print, on line, or on TV or radio, is going to yield lots of breaking news about the spread of the flu, and lots of frightening questions about…

Find Time to Get Things Done When Procrastination and Perfectionism Have Been in Charge

How many of you are familiar with procrastination’s mantra, “I’ll do that tomorrow” or maybe it’s next week, or next month?  I’m guessing that most of us have uttered those words more than a few times! And how many have had those anxious dreams where you find yourself suddenly confronted with a deadline that you’d…