I am really good at saying yes. I'm learning how to say no. There are so many interesting and fun things out there to do - not to mention all the things that I feel obligated to do - that I end up saying yes to more than I have hours in the day for. This last month, I made the … [Read more...] about How hard is it for you to say no?
You know those weeks that feel a year long and like you have no time to think? This was one of those weeks. Between the time change, two preschoolers, and an abnormally crazy week in the corporate world, I was ready for the week to be over by Wednesday. It also made me … [Read more...] about Do you have time to think?
If you focus on managing your energy, your time will manage itself. Do you believe that? A few days ago, I had a meltdown. And not a pretty one. Is there such a thing as a pretty meltdown? I don’t think so, but suffice it to say that I didn’t act much better than my … [Read more...] about Energy management is more important than time management
These nine books from experts on time management and productivity are favorites that I reference often. Getting Things Done by Brian Allen. The GTD methodology has a near cult-like following. While I've incorporated many of the ideas from GTD, I have never been successful at … [Read more...] about 9 life-changing time management books
There are so many brilliant time-saving tips out on the interwebs that I thought I'd share a host of my favorites from other sites: Outsource time consuming tasks. We have a once a month housecleaner that does the deep cleaning, which means we can keep up with the basics … [Read more...] about 55 Time-saving Tips for Busy People