Task Priorities — How to Set Them for Success

Setting task priorities is a key step in getting things done. If your tasks have been arranged in priority order from the most important to the least important, this helps you set clear boundaries. Why do I say that? Well, task priorities send a message. When you are sure about them yourself, others realize that…

Managing Priorities 101 — How to Keep All Those Balls in the Air

Managing priorities is always a challenge. And in these pandemic days, that challenge is exponentially greater. Indeed, when you’ve got lots of balls in the air sorting out what’s important and what isn’t is vital. Yet often, you can feel so busy that you don’t know where to begin. Life as it is… Here at…

How to Prepare for Change and Thrive Every Day

When you prepare for change it isn’t as jarring as when it just arrives out of the blue and knocks you off-course. And yet, even when you prepare for change, unexpected events can still momentarily throw you. And these days, unexpected changes seem to pop up with unnerving frequency. Still, you’ll be able to respond…

Setting Your Priorities — How to Supercharge Your Planning Power

Clarifying and then setting your time priorities is a key time management skill. And unfortunately, it’s one that we often don’t actually get to in the rush of daily life. Earlier this week I wrote about the over-arching importance of planning, and you can read that post here. And there’s a lot more to planning,…

Juggling Priorities? Try Managing the Heart-Based Way

Juggling priorities is a fact of life. Quite often, we do it without thinking, making choices, and managing competing demands reflexively. But that isn’t always the best way to go about this. And it can be a challenge to sort things out when you run into a situation where it’s your core values that are…

Agility is Key for Staying on Track When Life is in Flux

Agility is key in many situations, and possibly at no time more than right now. Indeed, knowing when to stick to priorities and when to hold them loosely, in the midst of daily flux can be a challenge. Saturday afternoon the clouds rolled in fast here in New Hampshire as thunder rumbled in the distance.…

3 To-Do List Tips to Help You Optimize Your Time and Productivity

If you feel challenged by your to-do list, these 3 to-do list tips will help you move toward mastery. It’s a fact that sometimes those lists become so challenging that we want to avoid them. So, these to-do list tips will help you with that. I have a friend who jots ideas and tasks on…