Category Archives: time management

Energy Drains Create Stress; Try This Instead

All of us are subject to various energy drains from time to time. Review the list below to determine which eare sapping your vitality and positive outlook. The good news is you can change your behavior and your actions to … Continue reading

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Is Lack of Boundaries Stressing You Out?

You Must Set Limits on Your Time and Energy Mary’s mother demanded enormous amounts of her time, even though she was perfectly healthy.  Instead of declining all the requested visits, Mary spent way too much time with her mother, ignoring … Continue reading

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Reduce Stress with the 5 minute Rule

As I speak around the country to CEO’s, leaders and managers, I am often asked what quick things can be done to reduce stress.  One of my favorites is the 5 minute rule. As you look around your workspace, what … Continue reading

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The Most Important Thing to Do Today

Is Not Necessarily What Your Boss Wants You to Do Setting priorities in today’s world can be challenging.  All of us have so many demands on us and managing multiple priorities can be like juggling with  boxing gloves on- something’s … Continue reading

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Never Be Late Again

Are you one of those people who is chronically late?  Who always rushes from place to place and leaves people waiting on you, creating tension before you even start?  Do you realize that being late is actually a broken agreement, … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Email Run Your Life

Manage Your Email Time and Reduce Stress I’ve heard so many professionals tell me in my speeches that they get hooked by their email and get stressed out.  Some even have an alarm that rings or chimes every time a … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Last Minute Unpleasant Surprises

Proactive Strategy and Collaboration Make a Huge Difference Do you ever feel you are at the mercy of others when it comes to meeting your deadlines? Are you frequently caught short in terms of time or resources because one of … Continue reading

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The Why Do It List- TIme Management Tool

What are your true priorities? Most of us are overwhelmed at work every day with “To Do” lists that never end.  Mike Vardy, author and blogger, says to approach your list differently.   He says make a list of the top things you … Continue reading

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Time Management Tip- Ignore Email and Focus

Email is one of our biggest distractions.  Do NOT start the day with email.  Instead, start with a clear FOCUS of what you most need to get done that day for finance-building and results-driven activities.  Make a list of your … Continue reading

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I’ll Do it Later, & Other Reasons We Procrastinate

The Illusive Someday…. We all have things we put off, whether it’s the laundry, key tasks at work, filing, etc.  And we have perfectly good reasons, like “I work better under pressure,” “I’ll get to it later,” “It’s not high … Continue reading

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