Your Icebergs — How to Avoid Hidden Dangers When Making Choices

Your icebergs are the obstacles that trip you up. And your icebergs aren’t to be taken lightly. Just think about the Titanic. Making time to choose wisely, whether it’s about your time or your money, is a challenge. And it may be particularly fraught these days. Some time ago I published an article titled Time…

Going With the Flow — Of Time and of Rivers

Going with the flow is a phrase that pops up frequently. Maybe you’re thinking about it as you look ahead to your weekend. It sounds nice, doesn’t it? But what does it actually mean? And most especially, what does it mean as it relates to you and your time? Going with the flow… Rivers flow,…

Listen to Your Body — It Has Lots to Tell You

When you listen to your body you tap into a wellspring of specific and reliable information. Yet, how often do you do this? Making time to listen to your body helps you pinpoint issues that trip you up.  And letting your body speak to you about time, in particular, will revolutionize your time management practice.…

Cut Through Clutter and Find More Energy and Time for Yourself

When you cut through clutter you free up time and energy pretty much automatically. But it’s often hard to make time for doing that. Indeed, finding the time to dig out when clutter has overtaken the spaces in your life is a little like dealing with a snowstorm. (Funny how metaphors just spring to mind…

Fully Own Your Day — 3 Tips to Get You Started

When you fully own your day, you put yourself in the driver’s seat. Indeed, making time to step proactively toward your time choices and fully own them is one of the most empowering gifts that you can give yourself. And you can do that every single day, or more often if you want. But how…

Nurturing Yourself — How to Make This Happen, No Matter What

Nurturing yourself is key to your well-being. And yet, though you know that nurturing yourself is important, it’s often the first thing that gets dropped when you’re busy. Am I right? In fact, finding time for nurturing yourself is nearly always a challenge. So today I’d like to look at some ways that you can…

Your Boundaries — How They Shape Your Time, Your Energy, and Your Life

Your boundaries are a foundational element in your time management toolbox. When your boundaries are strong, you honor yourself, your time, and your relationships. This is one of the most important time choices you can make in your life. If you’re a reader of The Time Finder, you know that I often explore Time Boundaries…