Finding Time to Reflect Grounds and Sustains You

Finding time to reflect is an essential time management tool. And, ironically, it’s when that time is hardest to come by that it is most useful and important. This fact is reinforced frequently, in large and small ways. Many years ago it was brought home to us at Finding Time when our web host suddenly…

Agility for the Ages — How Systems Help Keep You Going

Agility isn’t just about physical dexterity. No, agility is about responsiveness. And, if you think about it, it’s also a key time management skill. Your agility helps keep you on track no matter what life throws in your direction. Setting the scene… Imagine you’re going about your life and then one day, suddenly, you have…

The Iceberg Principle: Time, Money, and Your Hidden Heart

The iceberg principle? Time? Money? Heart? What? Read on and I’ll explain… The Iceberg Principle It’s what’s hidden that trips us up. Whether it’s time issues or money issues, finding time to deal with them can be a huge challenge. And it’s especially difficult to manage challenges if times are tough, as they are for…

Stop Procrastinating Now by Asking Some Key Questions

Can you really stop procrastinating now? Not tomorrow, but now? Well, today I’m here to tell you that there’s no better time than now. So let’s get started. Do you find yourself rationalizing right now? What reasons do you give yourself for thinking that now is too soon? How do you make it okay to…

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…

Free up Energy by Letting Changes Unfold

Letting changes unfold, even when they are unexpected or unwelcome, is a major energy-saver. And it’s also a major time challenge for many. Why? Well, disruptions are never easy to cope with, be they small or large. And if you are someone who likes to be proactive and who does a lot of planning (as…

When You’re Stuck These Timely Questions Will Help

You’re stuck and it just feels terrible. You want so much to move forward on a project, but somehow, you just can’t budge. Frustration mounts and time passes.  Wouldn’t you LOVE to get moving again when you’re stuck? Consciously, that’s what you want, but clearly, SOMETHING is getting in the way. Sometimes, you can work wonders by…