Your Assertiveness and Your Time — How to Create Better Boundaries

Your assertiveness is one of the most powerful time tools you possess. And being assertive about your time and your time boundaries is a skill that you develop and hone with practice. When you skillfully use your assertiveness to set time boundaries, you create real wealth for yourself. But the converse is true, too. Without…

Knowing When You Can Stop is Often the Best Way to Get Started

Knowing when you can stop is empowering. It reminds you that you are in charge of your time. No one else is in the driver’s seat. Sometimes mastering time challenges brings great relief. Imagine applying the brakes to a car rushing downhill. It can feel that way, some days. Other times, it’s finally revving up…

Let Your Self-Knowledge Jump-Start Your Success — Some Timely Tips

Your self-knowledge is key to using your time wisely. Indeed, finding success is founded on self-knowledge and self-respect.  You might think that success requires organizational skills and discipline. And those things are certainly important.  But even more important to your time success is being your own best friend. Self-Knowledge — Where It Starts: In everyday…

Setting Time Boundaries — How to Make Working from Home Workable

Setting time boundaries is a key component in your time management toolbox.  And during these times of remote learning, social distancing, and working from home, setting time boundaries is key to your success — AND your survival. But it’s not just a matter of setting those boundaries.  You have to maintain them – and that’s…

Your Heart-Based Success is Always Right in Your Hands

What does your heart-based success look like?  And how do you realize it? Well, your heart-based success is, in one sense, quite simple. It means moving from where you are to where you want to be. I like this definition because it emphasizes the fact that your heart-based success is a journey. And it’s a…

The Choices You Make About Your Time Create Your Path

The choices you make, when it comes to time, determine your path through your day. It’s as simple as that and as powerful. So, how do you make sure that your time choices are actually working for you? Coming to recognize this is a foundational time management skill. What it boils down to is assuring…

Awareness and Flexibility, Your Powerful Goal-Setting Twosome

What do I mean by using words like ‘awareness’ and ‘flexibility’ when I write about goal-setting? Well, finding time to set goals for yourself creates two states of mind. Both can improve your life whether you achieve your objectives or not.  They are awareness and flexibility. Traction comes into play under the state of mind…