I am often so overwhelmed by a never ending pile of things that need to be done – appointments, cleaning, paying bills. There’s nothing wrong with having these kinds of things to do, it is a necessary part of life. But I do think there is something wrong with always feeling so overwhelmed by it […]
Do you struggle to be productive and have good time management skills? If so, know you are not alone! I think most of us can use some tips on how to get more done in a day. My husband once said something to me that I thought was crazy, “Why don’t you start waking […]
This post was updated June 14, 2018. Does it ever not feel like you just closed your eyes for the night when your alarm goes off in the morning? I know that’s how it is for me. An 8 hour work day can drag but an 8 hour night of sleep can fly by. Granted, […]
What is your typical work day like? Is it one where you are rather productive and get a lot done or one in which you constantly miss deadlines? Do you walk in and begin to work on tasks in any random order or do you know exactly where you want to begin? Do you have a certain checklist that you do every morning before anything else and then when that is finished not know where to go next? Or do you have so much to do that you don’t even know where to begin?
This post was updated July 23, 2018. Some people think their house will always look messy because it is just too time consuming to clean. And when you have kids?…forget about it! I completely understand this and don’t disagree. But what I have come to realize is that not every time I clean does it […]
Raise your hand if you, like me, are a pro at procrastination. I’m not talking about the super-long-having-to-think-critically-and-spend-hours-at-something kind of tasks that get pushed off. I’m talking about the easy-doesn’t-take-more-than-a-few-minutes kind of tasks. This is the kind of procrastinating that can really hurt our productivity.