Get More Done at Your Office: Focus on These Eight Areas for Increased Productivity

Your productivity depends on good tools and effective environments, and on using them both well. It can be overwhelming to get your office into shape and still get your work done. Try attacking one of these areas each week. Pick one where you can make a positive change right now,... Read More

Time Management - Honor Your Time and Energy

Your time and energy are the two most precious gifts that you have. Evaluate each month where you are placing your time and energy. Here are some ways that I have used to help me honor where I place my time and energy:Place a yellow sticky note on your telephone... Read More

Sharpen The Saw

Sometime ago, my lovely wife woke me up in the middle of the night and said, 'Dayo, you know what? I feel neglected.' I was speechless. She then went on to say that for sometime now I have been spending more time on my work to the detriment of the... Read More

Do You Over Promise and Under Deliver?

A new client recently admitted to me sheepishly that she often didn't get to complete a client's work until the client called to see if it was ready. I admired her honesty if not her time management skills.I've had times in my past sales career when my work load got... Read More

Fitting An Education Into A Busy Lifestyle

Fitting an education into a busy lifestyleMany people have aspirations to get an education for many reasons. Better jobs, more money and social recognition are some of the more predominant explanations. Regardless of how badly many of these people would love to achieve some sort of eduation beyond high school,... Read More

Vilfredo Paretos Principle: The 80-20 Rule: 80% of Results are Produced from 20% of Efforts

Vilfredo Pareto's Principle, or The "Pareto Principle," is more commonly known as the 80-20 rule. It suggests that a ratio of approximately 20% to 80% can be found as an effective measure for most things in life. Whether revenues generated per customer or value for hours worked, it usually can... Read More

Ending Procrastination: A New Look at the Old Demon

Do you believe that the best way to deal with procrastination is to "get tough" with yourself and "just do it?" Many people take this approach. What's behind it is the sense that procrastination is essentially a character flaw, a weakness, and that the only way to deal with it... Read More

Time Well Spent

It is common knowledge that creating and living according to a financial budget is a requisite for fiscal health and well-being. Budgets enable allocation of resources according to priorities. $x for shelter, $x for food, $x for clothing, $x for education, $x for savings, $x for transportation, $x for entertainment,... Read More

Where Do Your Priorities Fit?

An expert in time management was speaking to a group of business students when he decided to do an experiment. He pulled out a large mason jar, a dozen fist-sized rocks and carefully placed them, one by one, into the jar. When no more rocks would fit inside, he asked,... Read More

Time Management: How to Stay Motivated and Get More Done

If you can motivate yourself at will to get any task done, you'll have taken a huge step towards managing your time better. There are several practical ways to increase your motivation.There are a couple of facts to remember about human beings in general. One, newness is a great spur... Read More

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Time Management - Working Smarter at Work

Let's look at your time management skills. Most of us... Read More

Time Management - Keeping a Clean Desk

I have worked with so many people over the years... Read More

It?s Not The Same Old Routine

We are constantly inundated with routine (often boring!) tasks around... Read More

The Laundry Has Never Been More Fun Or The Pitfalls To Working At Home

As a home-based, self-employed woman, mundane tasks can be as... Read More

You Cant Buy Time

Our daily lives are inundated with a crammed to-do list.... Read More

File It: Boost Your Productivity in Only 15 Minutes Per Week

Despite the best of intentions, most of us don't use... Read More

Looking At Time With A Capital T

I keep a fossil on my desk at all times.... Read More

Time and Life, Bit by Bit

Looking out through my picture window during a recent winter... Read More

Time Management

Does it ever feel like there is never enough time... Read More

Keeping Time

What keeping time really means is...being on time!You know, there... Read More

Emergency Living

There are times, when I am driving in my car... Read More

Living Life In A Time Starved World

Recently I saw an advertisement for a time management booklet:... Read More

Everythings Blurry Except For You

Riding the subway home yesterday, my typically silent car was... Read More

Time Management For Home Business Owners

As each day passes, and more and more things need... Read More

Seven Ways to Say, No!

A common remedy for improving your time management is to... Read More

Time Management: A Fresh View

Last week I had the privilege of spending some quality... Read More

Time Management: Which Advice to Follow?

There are so many books on Time Management published every... Read More

Organization Tips That Add More Hours To Your Day

One of the most common complaints that small business owners... Read More

Busy, Busy, Busy

?busy, busy, busy, busy, busy?busy, busy, bus? OK, slap me... Read More

What to Do When Your Alarm Clock Doesn?t Wake You Up

Tring ? Tring the alarm rings?but did you fail to... Read More

Are You Really Swamped or Just Disorganized

"Time is what we need the most and what we... Read More

Tips to Manage Incoming E-mail

Friends, colleagues, and clients are all telling me that one... Read More

10 Time-Saving Calendar & Scheduling Tips

Nowhere is the line drawn more clearly between 'Industrial brains'... Read More

The Myth of What We Manage

Perhaps it is merely semantics, but an underlying problem I... Read More

31 Ways to Get An Extra Hour Out of Each Day

How can you get an extra hour out of each... Read More

How To Pack 48 Hours Into Your Day

Too much to do, too little time, constant stress. Most... Read More

Winning The Fight Between You And The Clock

"Slaves to the clock" was the cover story in the... Read More

Oh, My Goodness! Where Has the Time Gone?

It's 6:00 a.m. I'm awake. I'm pumped! I'm ready to... Read More

Making the Most of Your Time

"The bad news is time flies. The good news is... Read More

Time is Money - Dont Waste It

"If you control your time, you control your life" -... Read More

How To Better Handle Your Mail

Letters, magazines, bills, flyers, what to do with them all.... Read More

Time Management is Life Management

Many of the clients I work with in success coaching... Read More

The WIT to WIN

What are the most important things you should accomplish today?... Read More