Tag Archives | Productivity

A Morning Routine To Boost Productivity

Morning Routine

A good day versus a bad day is often the result of how you start it. In the case of productivity, that is absolutely true! You can choose to begin your day with no plan or a minimal plan (“I’m going to work today.”), which usually results in your day being about other people’s priorities […]


Do More With A “What-If” Plan

Get more done with a "what-if" plan

You know you can do it. You’ve put it on your calendar, you’ve marked the appointment as a priority, you added a reminder, maybe you’ve even bolded the words or used all caps. Why on earth would you not do that task or keep that appointment with yourself to get something done? Hmmm….ever done that […]


A “Don’t-Do List” Means Less Overwhelm


When asked what my secret is to staying organized, my general answer involves keeping things simple–I don’t have a lot of extra stuff and most of it has a place to live. Am I successful everyday? That’s a definite no! (Like you, I’m busy trying to have a life:-) However, most of the time I […]


Get To Inbox Zero

email infographic

Email management can literally consume your day. Messages continue to mount and remind you of all the things you want to be doing (I’d love to take advantage of that sale at my favorite store) and should be doing (I need to pay Billy’s camp deposit). As soon as you deal with one, ten more […]


Productivity Hack – It’s Not About The Tool

Productivity Hack

If you’re searching for the perfect to-do list app or calendar plug-in to make you more productive, I’m sorry to say you won’t find it here. Sure apps and software can help you be more efficient and get things done more quickly, but that does not necessarily lead to greater productivity. Being productive is about […]


Going Paperless – Tips & Tools For Success

Going Paperless Home Organization

Don’t you love the convenience technology has brought to our lives? You can order almost anything you want or need from an app on your phone, if you don’t feel like cooking you can have a chef prepared meal delivered with the tap of an icon, and you’re up to date on all your friends’ […]


Get More Done Using Small Pockets of Time


It’s pretty easy to reach the end of the day and wonder where the time went. You know you were busy, but you’re not really sure what you accomplished. In today’s world that can happen often. The result is more stress and overwhelm as well as your important projects never moving forward because you can’t […]


Technology Tools For Productivity: Help or Hindrance?

technology tsunami

Do you have a love/hate relationship with technology? You love the convenience of having a portable device that keeps you connected to your friends and family wherever you are. At the same time you’re connected to anyone who wants to get a hold of you often leaving you feeling stressed and overwhelmed. Information is now […]