Welcome to 31 Days of Timesaving Tools, Tips & Templates! Today, we're going to focus on the ubiquitous To Do List. At it’s best, a to-do list saves time by focusing your efforts, ensuring that you don’t need to re-do key tasks, run additional errands or miss … [Read more...] about What’s the best way to capture a to-do list?
As I’ve worked with multiple clients, a common thread is that the most overwhelmed folks have challenges that typically boil down to time management, prioritization and the sheer number of different activities and responsibilities one has. 1. Don't over-complicate it. We’ve … [Read more...] about Four simple ways to manage your to-do lists and tasks
Am I the only one that engages in productive procrastination? Productive procrastination: Those times you have a priority and important task or project to work on, but you're not feeling it, so you pick another task from your list and work on something else. This flies in … [Read more...] about How to increase productivity by procrastinating
I love efficiency. I really love crossing things off my list. One of my favorite way to be efficient is to multi-task by incorporating a brain-focused task when I’m doing otherwise less-engaged physical tasks. I listen to podcasts while I’m driving - and doing the dishes - … [Read more...] about When being efficient…isn’t
A few months ago, I did a Minimalism Challenge with a group of friends. It was a great way to stay on top of doing a little each day and making forward progress with small blocks of time. It also highlighted a few of my own weaknesses when it comes to many goal-oriented projects … [Read more...] about What’s holding you back?