September 29, 2020

Common-Sense Time Management

Time management is unique because it’s not a science or an art; nor is it a practice or a hobby. Time management is a tool that you develop and refine over time. Some people are naturally better at managing their time than others. The good news is you don’t have to figure it all out on your own. You could strapped a lot of time trying to develop a time management system, or you can follow a simple guide that sets you up for success. It’s been done before⁠—many times. So why not take it from people who have figured […]
September 15, 2020

Time Management Traps

In order to know how to regulate your time, you need to be able to recognize bad habits that result in poor time management. You probably don’t notice when you’re doing these things. We’ll call them time management traps because they suck up time rather than optimize it. Once you fall into one of these traps, it’s hard to recognize how it is affecting your productivity. The three main time management traps are lack of vision, perfectionism, and issues with delegating tasks. These are three vastly different issues, and unfortunately, they all have the potential to derail your motivated self […]
September 1, 2020

What Is Time Management?

Tick-tock, tick-tock, tick-tock. When you’re always rushing to beat the clock, you probably feel unnecessary stress and tension, and you don’t realize it. Guess what? You don’t have to put that stress on yourself. Being late isn’t the answer but developing an efficient time management system is a simple way to learn how to budget your time well. Time management is useful in all kinds of settings: work, home, social situations, etc. It affects all parts of your life. “Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.” — William Penn William Penn was right. We all could […]
January 9, 2020

Don’t Be Late for Your Funeral

  Sometimes, it can feel almost impossible to get with it.  You rush yourself through your morning routine, only to arrive at work 5 minutes late, again.  That concert you wanted to see the opening act at, only to get to your seat as they are walking off stage.  You are always in a rush, but you never really get anywhere on time; it is leaving you feeling dragged out, overwhelmed, and maybe even a little like a failure, and you can’t figure out why the rest of the world seems to have no issues at all with being on […]