Category «Organizing»

Shortcut Out of Overwhelm

We’re nearly finished with the second quarter of the year. We resolved to make this a better year, a better month, a better week, a better day than the last. What gets in our way? Often it is Overwhelm: the feeling that there is too much to do, not enough time, not enough energy, etc. …

Tips to Tame the Chaos

Here are some highlights from my podcast interview with Brenda Aveyard, a Business Coach with a track record of success. She reminds us that we can’t work in chaos. One major factor is your office. She felt revitalized when she spruced up her office (with just a few things from Ikea) to make it a …

Design Your Day

This article by Nancy Hagan published in Jumpstart Your Success with Brian Tracy. Design Your Day: Optimize Your Time, Energy and Results! Do you feel overwhelmed with the demands of the day? Are you at the mercy of whatever comes up, unable to find enough time to focus on the high priorities that would move …

Time To Process

We have the best of intentions: We mean to deal with all the “stuff” that comes into our office and our lives. But what happens to our good intentions? Most likely, we don’t allow time, so other “urgent” things take up our flexibility. Then we have to deal with a crisis or a mess. How …

Biz Life Simplified Podcast

Do you want your Biz Life Simplified? Welcome to my new podcast, which just launched on the eWN Podcast Network!  It’s BizLife Simplified—The program where you stress less, enjoy more, and Optimize your Time, Energy and Results!   Here’s a quote that I think says it well: “Productivity isn’t about being a workhorse, keeping busy …

How To Fit The Important Things Into Your Life

Do you want to fit more of the important things into your life? Have you ever seen the demonstration of how much can fit in a jar? The jar represents our time, which is limited—we all have the same amount. Let’s say this represents your life: When you look at the jar on the left, you …

New Podcast: Biz Life Simplified

Biz Life Simplified   I want to welcome you to my new podcast, which launches Wednesday, March 15, on the eWN Podcast Network!   It’s Biz Life Simplified— The program where you stress less, enjoy more, and Optimize your Time, Energy and Results!   As you already know, my mission is “Freeing You To Do …

To Scan or Not to Scan

To Scan or Not to Scan- That is the Question.                 Scanners are wonderful! In fact I love them so much I noticed I have several of them. (We’ll talk a little about the different kinds later.) Many people feel so free after scanning papers and getting rid …