Beef Up Your Verbs and Beef Up Your Energy

When’s the last time you thought about verbs? Who’s the last person that told you verbs are important? Was it a long-ago teacher, encouraging you to use more action words? Or was it an editor offering suggestions to make your writing more vivid and engaging? Well, aside from advice from teachers or editors, I bet…

Did You Know You Can Create Time for Yourself?

Create time? Really? We all know that time is precious. And further, we can probably all agree that finding time is just about the best thing going. Think about how you feel when a meeting at work gets canceled. Suddenly you have an unexpected hour. Maybe you can finish that report you’ve been working on.…

Time and Money Disappearing? This Helps You Plug Those Leaks

Leaks aren’t good. When you’ve got a leak, whether it’s in a tire, a boat, or anywhere else, you’re going to be in trouble if you don’t tend to it. So, if you feel like your money or your time (or both) keep disappearing, it’s a good chance you’ve got some leaks that need checking. And…

Need More Time and Energy? Your Feelings Hold the Key

Your feelings are a foundational part of your time management efforts. That’s because increasing your efficiency and effectiveness is so often about managing your energy rather than finding more time. And one of the biggest energy drains around is the tendency to shy away from difficult or challenging feelings. So, exploring your feelings and letting…

Tapping into Your Time Wisdom — 3 Ways to Get There

You transform yourself by developing and tapping into your Time Wisdom. That’s because the more you pay attention, the more you learn from each powerful time choice you make. And that moves you farther along your path. And where you start is right where you stand. So read on for some clues about where you might be…

Choosing Gratitude Means You’re Choosing to Transform Your Time

Gratitude isn’t a feeling you have; it’s a proactive choice that you make. And gratitude is transformative. This is especially true when your life has you feeling cornered. I’m guessing you know what I’m talking about here.  Do you ever feel: Overwhelmed by the number of tasks on your to-do list? Depleted because so many people either…

Aging Gracefully: This Helps You Do It, No Matter Where You Are in the Life Cycle

Aging gracefully is on the minds of many folks. This is especially true for those of us who are Baby Boomers or beyond. Is this something that you’re thinking about? Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes… We each respond in our own, unique ways to the developmental changes that we encounter.  However, with such large numbers of people hitting particular…