Time Boosters — 3 Tips to Increase Your Planning Power

Time boosters help you turbo-charge your time management efforts. And today’s tips are aimed at addressing your baseline needs as you work with your to-do lists. So, these time boosters will aid in accomplishing the top tasks on your to-do list before you are overwhelmed by a swiftly approaching deadline. But what about those situations…

Back to School Time — How Will You Get It All Done?

Getting back to school was on my mind last night as I thought about today’s post. And as I started writing I discovered that, lo and behold, it was on this day a year ago that we last focused on that seasonal chore. Here we are again.  It’s nearly September, and if school hasn’t started…

Running Behind? How to Change That with the Times 2 Rule

Running behind all the time is no fun. It adds to your stress and erodes your confidence and creativity while draining your energy. So, how often do you feel like you’re running behind and then playing catch-up with yourself? Think about starting a new task. When you do, do you end up feeling frustrated and…

The Power of Visualization — How to Make Sure It Serves You

The power of visualization is something that I often encourage people to try. But finding time isn’t a one-size-fits-all process. In fact, it often involves adjusting to your own particular needs and style. So, that’s why self-knowledge and flexibility are key ingredients in honing your time and energy management skills. As an example, here’s an…

Your Long-Term Goals — How to Gain Traction and Find Success

Your long-term goals can be hard to pin down sometimes. When goals are large, finding a  way to get started and get some traction can be difficult. Here’s a question that recently came to me at paula@thetimefinder.com. Please feel invited to send your own questions. I answer as many as I can here on the blog.…

Downtime Refreshes — Plan Some for Yourself This Weekend

Downtime is a powerful tool in your self-care toolbox. And yet, it’s often difficult to come by, unless you plan ahead. So, making time to plan ahead is an important step in making the most of your time and energy. And planning for some downtime is key to keeping your spirits and your stamina high.…

Thanksgiving Week, Your Time, and Energy — How Does It Feel This Year?

Thanksgiving week is upon us, here in the United States. And I hope the start of the week finds you rested and looking ahead to a warm and happy Thanksgiving. A quick survey of my social media reflects a certain level of pre-Holiday excitement, anticipation, and stress. Many are wondering how they will find the…