Each Day is a Journey, So Bring What You Need

Giving yourself what you need is probably the most powerful productivity tool there is.  A core self-care skill. it makes everything possible. And yet for lots of us, this is something that constantly falls to the bottom of the list. So, I think this helps you see how important this skill is: Think of each…

Preparation is Key When There’s Trouble on the Horizon

Preparation helps, no matter what is headed your way. And here in New Hampshire, we’ve got a big snowstorm coming. Weather is, at once, predictable and unpredictable. And snowstorms are a very good example. Depending on how things play out, we might wake up to a beautiful winter wonderland tomorrow, or we might experience power…

Now that You Have a Time Plan, Do You Stick to It?

Your time plan is your key to time success. Why do I say that? Well, earlier this week we took a look at time leaks and at some of the ways that distractions derail you. Social networking activities are a great example of this. If you’re a solopreneur or small business owner, your presence on Facebook, Twitter,…

Sudden Change Doesn’t Have to Throw You

Sudden change is a time challenge that many of us dread. Indeed, finding time to deal with disaster is not a subject that we relish thinking about – let alone writing about. But it’s something we all need to be prepared for. And as you develop skills, you’ll come to see that there are quite a few…

Holidays Without Stress – 7 Timely Tips

Holidays without stress — is that really possible? Just think about it. Wouldn’t it be awesome to transform the stressful parts of this season into truly celebratory occasions for yourself? Well, you can do it by creating a plan for the holidays that’s geared to your own unique comfort zone.

Planning: One Big, Powerful Secret for Finding the Time You Need!

Planning, or more specifically, time planning, is the kind of topic that you’ve probably read about on lots of time management blogs. In fact, you may be tempted to stop reading because 

Productivity Boosts: Try This Tip and Tool for Finding Time

Productivity is on many people’s minds when Monday rolls around. How do you enter the new week? Do you set aside time to review your plans and to-do lists?  Do you move ahead planfully to maximize your productivity – or do you jump right in and sort things out later?