NO, It’s Not a Character Flaw — Overcome Procrastination Skillfully

How often do you feel stressed and overwhelmed by something you are putting off? If your answer is “A LOT,” then you’d probably like to overcome procrastination. But how? Well, if you’ve felt overwhelmed by your procrastination, I’m guessing there are moments when you also feel discouraged about it. From there it’s easy to take the…

Finding Time by Viewing Deadlines Through Fresh Eyes

Finding time to actively welcome and appreciate each moment can liven up your day.  And something as simple as changing how you view deadlines can help. So, if you feel haunted by the upcoming red circles on your calendar, how about trying a fresh way of working with them?  Approaching your deadlines differently and concluding…

Find Time for Agility and Nimbleness!

Finding time and being efficient is often thought of as a matter of developing systems and being steady and disciplined about sticking to them.  And don’t get me wrong – those skills are very important! But the recent blizzard(s) that have inundated and paralyzed the Mid-Atlantic region of the US provide a reminder of the…

Find Time to Expect the Unexpected-5 Tips

Our world is filled with change … all the time!  Finding time to deal with the sudden changes that can present themselves to us is a difficult challenge that is compounded by the fact that, by definition, we are unprepared for them! What can you do to prepare?  You can establish a base so that…

Find Time to Supercharge Your Planning for the Holidays (or Anytime) – 5 Tips!

Finding time to get everything done during this holiday time is a perennial challenge.  One thing that can give you a big boost from year-to-year is to develop and use templates for different holiday-related tasks.  Today’s Finding Time E-zine explores that topic. (If you don’t already receive it, you can sign up for our E-zine…

Find Time for Boundaries and Self-Care During the Holidays!

Boundaries and self-care are so important, no matter what time of year it is. And finding time as the holiday season is upon us gets harder and harder, doesn’t it? This time of year, it’s so easy to let yourself get swept up and swept along in the rush and bustle. That’s why it’s so…

Find Time by Honoring Yourself and Your Time

What does it mean to say that you are honoring yourself? Well, let’s look at the challenge of finding time for some examples. Do you feel like you give your time away, so that you never get to your own goals and priorities? This is not an unusual situation.  And it’s not a character flaw. …