You have the power to change your schedule. Really. Just like we talked about stopping to check whether or not a particular task truly needs to be done, it’s often good to step back and evaluate what’s working and what isn’t. This can be simple: I realized recently that our … [Read more...] about Why you need to change what isn’t working today
I put off making the call for months. This is entirely too common a habit of mine, particularly when it comes to phone calls. A year and a half ago, my dental insurance changed and my current dentist was out of network. I cancelled my appointment on the theory that I could … [Read more...] about That nagging task you’ve been putting off? Do it today.
Are you more likely to do a little each day, or work in less frequent longer blocks of time? By doing a little bit each day, you can get a lot accomplished. We tend to overestimate how much we can accomplish in an hour or a week and underestimate how much we can accomplish in … [Read more...] about Top 10 Ways to Do a Little Each Day
Yesterday we created a to-do list. Today, I'm advocating that you should NOT put everything you need to do on a to do list. What? Yes, you heard me right. Save time and increase brain space by not writing it all down. Many time management and productivity … [Read more...] about Don’t put everything you need to do on your to-do list
I am the queen of not doing something if I don’t think I can excel or finish well. This includes a broad spectrum of activities: high school calculus (yes, really), exercising, reading a good book, having friends over, work and business ventures, and activities with my husband … [Read more...] about Embracing partial solutions