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3 Ways to Quickly Shift Your Focus

We think of good time managers as being able to multitask well. Actually, the best time managers don’t do multiple things at the same time, they are just really good at quickly shifting their focus from task A to task … Continue reading

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Is Work First Play Second Always Best?

Now that I have a kid, I’m constantly Googling for parent advice. (How people survived before Google, I do not know.) I stumbled across the article  “How I Limited Screen Time” about a parent who lets her kids watch as … Continue reading

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Life Lessons From a Spider

This morning I destroyed a spider web…for about the 27th time. A spider has decided it really wants to make a home in the corner of our patio and I keep thwarting his efforts. My first thought this morning was, … Continue reading

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Why Every Weekend Should Be A 3-Day Weekend

I don’t know which government agency decided weekends should only be two days long, but this weekend made me realize we need a change. Please tell me where to send my strongly worded letter of support for the 3-day weekend … Continue reading

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The Secret to Time Management in the Evening

There is a cliché in time management that goes something like this: During the week, we spend 8 hours working, 8 hours sleeping, and what happens to the other 8 hours is one of life’s great mysteries. If you feel … Continue reading

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How To Survive Finals Week (For Teachers AND Students)

It’s teacher appreciation week. It’s also “National Watch Your Procrastination Finally Catch Up With You Week: (um…I mean finals week) for many college students out there. In honor of both of those occasions, I offer this blog to the teachers … Continue reading

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How to Free up More Hard Drive Space in Your Brain

We wear many different hats during the day and keeping track of it all can be insane. Give your brain computer a backup drive by doing these three things. 1. Make it a routine Routines are an essential part of … Continue reading

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Why We’re Terrible at RSVPs and How to Fix It

The coveted RSVP…When we’re the event organizer, we can’t believe people won’t take 5 seconds to give us an answer. When we’re the event attendee we let that invitation sit on our counter for weeks until we have “time” to … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Unlock the Power of Mondays

Ah…. Monday. We dread it over the weekend, but when it arrives it can be a huge time management asset. We are recharged from two days off, and haven’t become frustrated by a busy week quite yet. Here are three … Continue reading

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4 Things Every Parent Should Know About Time Management

Time management is hard enough when it’s just us. Throw a kid or two into the mix? Your schedule just got a whole lot harder! Many of you know we had our first child this year. Here’s what we’ve learned … Continue reading

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