Time Management Tips for Race Training

MeganT I never heard of that app!  I use Nike+ and Runkeeper - thanks for the tip!more

The Only Self Help Book That Worked For Me

I have read over a dozen self help books on time management, business, parenting, various self improvement, and I don't even remember the titles of some of the books. Most times, I feel self help books repeat the same idea in 100 different ways....more

Managing Time, So You Have Time To Write

Finding time to write isn’t easy. Over the past couple of months, my time’s been devoted to family issues. I squeezed in writing when I could. ...more

Make the Time

Relax. I'm not going to tell you to put down your phone. But I will say that time is one of the few things we really have. At our best, writers are decisive, clear, focused and at our worst we aren't even close and this comes at our own peril.  Some days when we write, time might feel like this picture, and not in a good way....more
... time may have cost and price ... results have value and worth ... not clear if the metrics ...more

How to Manage Your Facebook Marketing in 30 Minutes a Day

Your day is packed with appointments, phone calls, emails and actual work, right?  When are you supposed to fit in your social media time?  People ask me this question all the time, and my answer never varies.  How much time do you already spend on marketing?  This is part of your marketing. That doesn’t mean it needs to take you all day. Let’s break it down. ...more
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You’re Just Spending Your Time On Something Else

You do have time to work on your projects. You’re just spending it on something else.Which is fine.Be aware that you are making the choice and be clear about your decision. No one is victimizing you. No one else is in charge of your time.“But I have a boss! And kids! And a spouse!” I know. Me, too. And there’s the animals and the paperwork and the garden and the basement and the church and the family and the car repair and the dinner party and the charity event and the choir concert and the business to run. And that’s just this weekend....more

Being Productive & Managing Time in 2015

I wanted to take a moment and share some tips with you today. Tips about managing time and helping yourself be a little more productive in 2015. I have to be honest, these tips are just as much a reminder to me as they are to help you! ...more

Change Me

I am the habitual forgetter. You have all known me at some point in your lives. The blur whizzing past you at the train station, or the woman at the cash register rifling through a junky purse apologizing for forgetting where she put her credit card in her wallet. Yep. She is me. Tadah!...more

Baby Steps To Change

Sweet little Lebowski is currently learning to walk.  He takes 2 small wobbly steps, falls, cries... and starts over again.  He picks himself up, concentrates, takes 8 more steps, then falls on his butt.  It's quite adorable, but I can only guess how frustrating and challenging it must be for him....more

More kids equals more stuff done at work

Parents develop skill sets that no one talks about. In addition to awesome time management and the ability to function on a lack of sleep, we also have the ability to make up songs on the fly, invent games to distract children while waiting in line and even build super-cool forts out of pillows and blankets....more