Category Archives: Productivity

Why 2pm is The Worst Time of Day

If you, like me, suffer from a mid-afternoon productivity slump, then you’ll appreciate this. (It should be noted that the following verse was written between the hours of 2 and 3pm) Ode to 2:00 Oh 2:00 I hate you so The worst … Continue reading

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The 3 C’s That Waste Your Time

Since our time is limited and our to-do lists are long, we can’t afford to have time wasters in our schedule, especially if they also steal our positive energy. Take this opportunity to review how you’re spending the precious minutes … Continue reading

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This Frog is a Multitasker. Are you?

This week I read an article explaining how a certain breed of frog looks for multitasking when selecting its mate. Oh how similar we are to our amphibian friends in our obsession with doing more than one thing at a … Continue reading

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Why Urgent Is Easy But Planning Is Hard

When you stare at your to-do list, you subconsciously look for three things: Tasks that are easy Tasks that are urgent and Tasks that are important. When only one task stands out as fitting all of those categories, deciding what … Continue reading

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5 Things To Do In 30 Minutes Per Day

If you absolutely needed to, could you find an extra 30 minutes in your day? That extra half an hour might not seem like much, but if you make the time each day, it can add up to a lot … Continue reading

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10 Productive Things To Do During Commercial Breaks

Watching your favorite show on TV can be a fun, relaxing Dessert in your schedule. I usually advise people to make their relaxing time a work-free zone, but we’ve all had those evenings when we need to squeeze in as … Continue reading

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The Dos and Don’ts of Productivity in the Car

When we have a long commute each day, we spend a good deal of our time behind the wheel of a car. Since this time is neither spent being productive nor doing something relaxing, it can end up feeling like … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Ensure You’ll Waste Time on Unimportant Tasks

Do you often feel as though you just don’t have time for everything? Well, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but the fact is, you don’t. None of us do. Nobody has time to do everything, we … Continue reading

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What Your Shopping Says About Your Time Management

Standing in the middle of Best Buy at 2:00am on Black Friday, I couldn’t help but think of time management. Maybe it was the sleep deprivation, or a desperate attempt to occupy my mind with something other than the constant … Continue reading

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3 Crucial Things Busy People Know

“If you want something done, ask a busy person.” Even though that statement seems so backwards, we all know it to be true. People with packed schedules always find the time to squeeze in one more thing. But is it … Continue reading

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