Tips for Managing Difficult Personalities in Your Life

Managing your time is sometimes about managing difficult personalities. Indeed, that’s because your efforts to be productive and present in your life may encounter unexpected roadblocks in the form of the people around you. To make the very best use of your time, you need to start managing difficult personalities. By that I mean the…

Upgrade Your Time Skills Today with These 7 Timely Tips

Your time skills affect everything about your life. The good news is that skills aren’t magical. No, in fact, you develop and sharpen them through practice. So, here are some time skills for your consideration. Having them in your time toolbox will help you make time choices that enhance your productivity, as well as your…

Frustrated By Your Food Shopping Time? These 3 Tips Help…

Food shopping is a weekly activity for most of us.  It’s a necessity of our lives, and for some people it’s a much-enjoyed outing. But for others, it’s an unpleasant but necessary chore. Either way, it’s something that can be enhanced by a planning and a small shift in perspective. 3 Food Shopping Tips Tip #1:  Your…

Crisis Support — You Need It When You Need It, and This Helps

Crisis support is something that is needed urgently when it’s needed. But most of the time you aren’t even thinking about it. The challenge, both for individuals and for groups and organizations, is to be prepared so that what’s needed is available when a crisis takes place. So, here’s a tip to help you ready yourself…

Dealing with Misfortunes, Whether They’re Big or Small

Misfortunes pull us up short when we least expect it. This is disorienting and disturbing. It reminds us that life is unpredictable at its core … and it can certainly be a challenge sometimes. Maybe it’s something really big that comes along and knocks you off track. Or maybe it’s everyday glitches and annoyances that…

Overwhelmed and Wondering — Is Self-Care Just Pie-in-the-Sky for Me?

Self-care is all too often a commitment that we make to ourselves and then don’t follow through on. Other priorities bump it out of the way, and it’s easy to start thinking that we’ll NEVER find time for ourselves. Well, yesterday we shared a post about time myths that we tell ourselves. And we offered some…

Time Myths You Tell Yourself and 3 Clarity Tips to Free You!

Time myths trick you in so many ways. They make you miss deadlines and bite off more than you can chew. They amp up your stress and damage your relationships … AND they drain your energy and discourage you. These distortions may be time myths that you learned when you were little, or they may be…