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?

Resolutions or Plans: How Do You Frame Your Goals for 2013?

Resolutions are on many people’s minds as 2012 winds down and a New Year gets underway.  But how do resolutions work for you? For many – or maybe most – of us, resolutions boil down to what one person recently posted, 

Find Time to Really Do Your To Do List -3 Powerful Time Tips

Finding time to complete the items on your to-do list is an ongoing challenge. Sometimes those lists become so challenging in and of themselves that we want to avoid them … and that’s not a good idea! Have you run into problems with managing these lists for yourself? I have a friend who jots ideas…

Finding Time to Outsmart Your Nastiest Time Gremlins!

What are time gremlins and why should you care? Well, finding time can sometimes feel like a race around countless roadblocks that pop up, can’t it? And some of the trickiest obstacles you’re likely to encounter as you journey through your day are best described as the collection of personal challenges that I call Time…

Finding Time: Is This Discipline or Rigidity? Some Tips on How to Tell

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) tasks, priorities, and dreams. And planning requires both focus and flexibility.  I emphasize flexibility because so often, when we develop plans, our attitude is…

Finding Time to Revise A Holiday Tradition? Just Ask Paula!

Finding time to create templates so that you can efficiently follow through on your holiday tasks, routines, and traditions is an excellent, time-saving tool. But how do you find time to keep your templates up-to-date?  And what do you do when you want to revise them … but you’re not the only person affected? That’s…

Find Time for October’s Time Finder Favorites

Finding time to look back and savor October’s Time Finder favorites as we step into November is one of my favorite ways to let go of what’s been … and open to what’s to come!  And letting go (of the clutter in our spaces, our minds … our lives) was a theme in some of…