Category Archives: Organizing Time

And The Oscar Goes To…Time Management?

Oh, The Oscars. That yearly tradition when many of us sit down to see our favorite movie stars, then collectively look at our watches around 9:30pm, realize we’re 3 hours into the show, the “good” awards haven’t even started, and … Continue reading

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No, You Won’t Just Remember

“I don’t have to write it down, I’ll just remember it.”  We’ve all heard someone repeat this famous line as an excuse for not keeping a calendar or written list of tasks. Sometimes, we need a reminder that no matter … Continue reading

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Mind The Gap

When we take a look at our workday, it may seem as though our schedules are packed full. However, if we look closely, there are hidden pockets of untapped time that we let go to waste every day. These unused … Continue reading

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The 26-Hour Workday

When we are faced with a mountain of work, we frequently long for more hours in the day. “If I only had more time!” we cry in despair. We assume that if we simply had more time available to us, … Continue reading

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Living In The Blur

If you ever work from home, whether it is just a day here and there or whether it is part of your permanent schedule, you know about the blur that occurs. It happens when you could have sworn you were … Continue reading

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My Productivity Bracket

Have you filled out your bracket yet? Basketball? No. I’m talking about your productivity bracket. We all know what it feels like to be pulled in a million different directions. When we accomplish work, it didn’t just…”happen.” It beat out … Continue reading

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Removing the Weight From Your Schedule

Having excellent time management skills requires a feeling of control. As soon as the feeling of control goes away, your stress level increases and you become far less productive. That’s why it’s sometimes better to devote time to the task … Continue reading

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Cutting Your Losses

The more hours of our day we sink into a failing task, the harder it is to admit that we may have made a mistake and move on. We continue to sink more wasted hours into the task in a … Continue reading

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Time Management Leftovers

This week, many of us will surely be eating a ton of Thanksgiving leftovers, but what about your time management leftovers? The days after Thanksgiving are famous for turkey sandwiches, turkey soup, cold sweet potatoes, the last piece of pumpkin … Continue reading

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The Rule of Three

Do you have more than three big things on your plate at any given time? If so, you might be overloading yourself. This weekend, I stumbled across an article in a parenting magazine that I found surprisingly relevant to time … Continue reading

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