Category: Time Management & Priorities

Is Overwhelm Just Part of Being an Entrepreneur?

~by Sophie Taylor~ . Is overwhelm an expected part of being an entrepreneur? Or is it really just burnout in disguise? . . I wasn’t going to make it. My fingers trembled – coffee jitters – as I speed-typed my (already late) blog post as fast as possible. Every two seconds, my screen flashed as…
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6 Tips for Staying on Top of Your Workload

~by Kara Masterson~ . Every job’s workload requires some juggling. For instance, at a law firm, paralegals quickly realize there are hard deadlines and soft deadlines, so they have to prioritize accordingly. Most other jobs entail something similar. There is always a lot to stay on top of, and if a person isn’t organized, they…
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What You Focus Your Energy On, Grows

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . One of the more interesting things I’ve noticed in life and in business is that what you focus your time and energy on is what grows.   I’ve heard many times that you get what you measure, and that is truly the case. If you measure the things you have,…
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procrastination

How to Make Procrastination Your Friend

~by Sophie Taylor~ . It’s Sunday morning and I’m sitting down to write this article. Staring hard at the computer screen, I peck out a few lines on the keyboard. Then I lean back in my chair. “Hmm. I could really use some coffee.” I go to the kitchen and make a cup of coffee.…
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staying organized

Company Chaos? 6 Tips to Help You Stay Organized

~by Kara Masterson~ . An organized company is a productive enterprise. Not everybody may consider themselves naturally blessed with organizational skills. If you are not the organized type, then it is time you organized your business for improved production. Here are six tips to assist you with staying organized: Organize Paper Files An average person…
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How Cereal Helps Me Get More Accomplished

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ I have a little confession. I have been known to occasionally serve my kids cereal for dinner, and sometimes they get frozen chicken nuggets too. Why? So I can get more accomplished. I’m bound by this little thing called the space-time continuum, and I am forever trying to get more things…
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True Confessions of an Entrepreneur – My House is Messy

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ Did you ever expect to read about confessions of an entrepreneur? Well, I have a little confession to make. You may have noticed that I post lots of pictures, but very selected pictures of the inside of my home. There is a reason for that. See, while we keep our house…
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The High Cost of Doing it All

How to Avoid the High Cost of Doing it All

~by Desiree Wolfe~ Doing it all. Is that possible? In short, no. The idea that you can “do it all” is a myth. Trying to “do it all” usually ends in doing many things poorly or few things, with loss of interest. Or it means getting absolutely nothing done. Ironic, isn’t it? Time management was…
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Tidiness, the Japanese Way

~by Maria Marc~   Tidiness and de-cluttering our life could be a rather simple task according to some, or a hard daunting task according to others. We know that keeping our environment organized impacts our wellbeing and our productivity, be it at work or home.   How can we incorporate tidiness in our busy day…
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