Your Task Templates and Your Productivity — How to Find More Time

Your task templates help improve your productivity and your life in ways that are concrete, practical, and far-reaching.  Indeed, whenever you are able to use your time more efficiently and effectively, you give yourself the gift of more time, to use for whatever you value most.  This is where your task templates come into play.…

Your Seasonal Chores — How to Enjoy Them More With Templates

Your seasonal chores are seasonal — which means they are predictable. This one small fact provides an opportunity to increase your efficiency AND your enjoyment mightily. There comes a day, each New Hampshire spring, when the temperatures get scorching hot — much too hot for warm clothes. I always try to have my winter clothes…

Many Tasks and Little Time — Templates Help You Get Things Done

When you have many tasks and little time, it’s easy to slip into overwhelm. And, unfortunately, once you start feeling overwhelmed, you’re even less likely to get to the many tasks that keep piling up. Overwhelm slows you down. It’s like static that takes up space in your head and makes decisions much more difficult…

Do You Multi-task? Maybe You’re Not Helping Yourself

Do you multi-task? Lots of people do, without even thinking about it. In your busy, daily life, time management is important, and productivity is at a premium.  So you’d think it would make sense to multi-task whenever you can, wouldn’t you?  I mean, who wouldn’t want to be doing two things in the time it…

Ready or Not, It’s Back-to-School Time

Back-to-school time is upon us. It’s nearly September, and if school hasn’t started yet, I’m guessing that it soon will.  For kids and families, this is an exciting and sometimes anxiety-provoking time.  What can you do to make it go as smoothly as possible? Well, back-to-school time was very much on my mind last night…

Planning Power Times Two

Tapping into your planning power helps you find time. Not only that, but your planing power is also a sure-fire way to reduce your stress and increase your productivity. But what do I mean by planning power? Well, it’s your choice to look ahead and prioritize your goals, along with the time you think it…

Your Travel Template Helps You Plan for Summer Fun

What’s a travel template? Well, think about this: when you travel, how much of a hassle is it to pack and prepare? Do you feel like you spend half your time before a vacation or trip basically reinventing the wheel? If deciding what to pack and what to leave at home creates travel angst for…