Making Proactive Time Choices — Is this Part of Your Toolbox?

When you are making proactive time choices, what are you actually doing? I often recommend striving to not be reactive in your decisions about your use of time.  But what does this really mean? What are the significant differences between making proactive time choices and being reactive? And what steps do you need to take…

Saying No Creates Space and Makes Room for Saying Yes

Saying no is often seen as something negative, but I’d like to reframe it for you today. In reality, saying no is a powerful time tool that gives you room to explore and realize your goals. Why is saying no powerful? Well, finding time for the things that matter most is always a matter of…

Practical Magic — Activate it With These 7 Powerful Time Tips

Finding time for what matters most to you is not a matter of magic.  Not at all. But it can feel like magic when you’re giving yourself what you need and moving steadily toward your dreams and goals. Each and every one of us can develop the skills and apply the discipline necessary to find…

Want to Find Success? First Find How You Define It

It’s not unusual to want to find success. But what does that mean to you? Have you paused and pondered what it will look like when you find success? You see, your definition of success has a profound effect on how you spend your time. And yet, it’s easy to spend precious time pursuing what…

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…

Be Still to Walk Your Path — A Paradox of Life and Time

Finding your authentic path in life requires being able to pause and be still. This paradoxical fact has always fascinated me. Our lives are built out of thousands of small choices. And the more mindfully we make those choices, the more likely we are to be on the path that is truly ours. If you…

How to Make Time for Moments of Mindfulness-3 Time Tips

When you make time for mindfulness, you give yourself a profound gift. And yet, finding time to “stop and smell the roses” is a piece of advice that many of us have heard so often that we probably hardly hear it at all anymore. Like so many so-called clichés, this saying harbors a great deal…