Chunking Your Tasks — How to Take a Bite Out of Procrastination

Chunking your tasks to stop procrastinating is one of the best time management skills that you can ever develop for yourself.   And it’s a skill that you can enlist in any situation. It doesn’t do you much good to let your inner critic try to goad you into action when you find yourself procrastinating. In…

Your Planning Power — Here’s How to Build on What You Learn

Your planning power doesn’t just help you be more productive. It also helps you see where your time goes. And that, in turn, helps you find time for the things that are most important to you. How did you do with Thursday’s planning task?  Did you try it?  Remember, I suggested that you think of…

Your Perfectionism Habit — How to Free Yourself from Its Clutches

Your perfectionism habit is holding you back. It may feel like you just have lofty goals, but in reality, you are stuck. Heart-Based Time Management™ strategies help you free yourself from beliefs and habits that stifle your success, no matter what your goals may be. And a good example is your perfectionism habit. You see,…

Your Compassionate Questions Help You Nip Procrastination in the Bud

Your compassionate questions help fuel your efforts at managing your time and avoiding the procrastination trap. How do they do that? Heart-based time management is all about finding time, increasing productivity, and deepening your experience of each and every moment.  And heart-based time management works best when you use your time effectively because procrastinating won’t…

Your Daily Destiny — How to Manage the Bumps in Your Road

Your daily destiny is in your hands. And using solid time management strategies helps you prioritize, organize, and plan ahead. But once you have a plan, you also need solid skills for managing those inevitable interruptions that challenge your focus and your productivity.  Sharpening these skills will keep you on track.  Neglecting them means that…

Do Your Worst First to Get Yourself Unstuck — 1 Timely Tip

Do your worst? Really? Why would I ever advise that? Well, read on and I’ll explain how this one tip unlocks so much potential for you… You see, getting yourself moving when a deadline looms, the clock is ticking, and you are stuck in a rut can be a nightmarish feeling. You spin your tires…

Putting Things Off All the Time? How to Stop Setting Yourself Up to Fail

Putting things off causes untold stress. And it can cause nightmares, literally.  Have you ever had one of those dreams where you are in school and have a paper due or a test to take and you haven’t done anything to prepare?  It seems to be almost a universal human experience. You wake up, nervous…