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Smooth Scheduling: Setting a Time Limit for a New Task

Laura Stack | Posted 10.30.2014 | Business
Laura Stack

Whatever the new task you face, you have to figure out how much time it'll take so you can use your estimate to schedule and build your to-do lists. So how do you do it?

The Biggest Challenge for Today's Dual-Career, Working Family? Syncing Calendars

Bethany & Daniel Henderson | Posted 10.24.2014 | Parents
Bethany & Daniel Henderson

Our full-time jobs require our presence at frequent early morning and late evening events, plus occasional weekends. All of our extended family lives a plane ride away, and paying for a nanny --- not in our budget! We get by by making significant sacrifices to our careers and our pocketbook.

Should Small Businesses Use Automatic Employee Scheduling?

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 10.22.2014 | Business
Deborah Sweeney

As a small business owner, it's up to you to decide what's best for your business. But if you are considering an automatic scheduling program, there are a few things you should keep in mind.

Are You Present In Your Life? Banish Busyness and Start Living Your Soul Signature

Panache Desai | Posted 09.14.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

Your kids have piano, soccer, football, tutoring. You're working 45+ hours a week. Your friends want you to attend their dinner party. You're chairing...

Two Must-Do's for Better Organization

Erika Oppenheimer | Posted 08.04.2014 | Education
Erika Oppenheimer

Just as math facts like the Pythagorean theorem help to set the foundation for your tests, organizational skills help to set the foundation for your l...

The Definition of Insanity at VA

Jim Moore | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics
Jim Moore

For five years, VA leadership under Secretary Shinseki apparently continued doing the same things over and over in order to achieve a different outcome. And for five years, President Obama has supported the same secretary who continues to do the same things over and over.

5 Questions to Find Your 'When to Start' Sweet Spot (In Test Prep and in Life)

Erika Oppenheimer | Posted 07.16.2014 | Education
Erika Oppenheimer

Knowing when to start a project isn't as intuitive as we might initially think -- especially when it comes to projects pertaining to long-term goals rather than short-term assignments.

Comprehensive Travel Checklist for Preparing for a Trip

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

I help my Schedule Makeover time coaching clients break down multi-step activities into lists so that they can move forward on them without feeling overwhelmed. As a special gift to you, I'm sharing my personal travel check list, including bonus tips for international trips. Bon voyage!

Dr. Toy's 10 Tips for Learning and Fun©

Stevanne Auerbach | Posted 12.11.2013 | Parents
Stevanne Auerbach

Children benefit from having a wide variety of activities including reading, playing games, solving puzzles, doing creative projects, building with construction toys, listening to music and being active outdoors.

Never Be Late Again With the 'On Time Is Late' Principle

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 08.17.2013 | Business
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

Life rarely perfectly follows a plan. But that doesn't mean that you should just give up and not make a plan. It means that you should embrace a realistic expectation of what planning can and can not do for you.

Do You Feel Dumber After Having Children? (VIDEO)

Jenny Isenman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Jenny Isenman

Can someone explain why I still have "baby brain" when my kids aren't babies anymore?

Turning a Fun Month Into a Fun Life

Dr. Sharon Ufberg | Posted 12.24.2012 | Women
Dr. Sharon Ufberg

I decided a few months ago that I wasn't having enough fun. So I set out to accept all invitations that came my way for parties, fundraisers, art openings and happy hours. It's amazing how many opportunities pass by your view in any given month if you aren't looking for them!

How to Transition Kids to a Back to School Schedule

Women & Co | Posted 10.30.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

Here are four tips to help transition your kids to a back to school schedule.

New Mobile App Helps Parents Make Sure Kids Get Playtime

Megan Rosker | Posted 10.16.2012 | Parents
Megan Rosker

With all the guidelines handed out by pediatricians and experts on screen time, homework and diet, there is a lot of information a busy parent must keep track of. A new app can help.

3 Tips for Surviving a Summer Camp Schedule Disaster

Women & Co | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

If you find yourself in a summer scheduling bind, consider these helpful tips.

13 Signs You're Too Busy

M. Lin | Posted 10.24.2014 | Women
M. Lin

Here are 13 signs that you might need a time overhaul in your life -- and easy tips on how to get started, today.

Rethinking Project Management: Can High Quality Be Cheap?

Matt Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Matt Cohen

There's a saying in project management that says you can have anything you want and it can be fast, cheap, and good... but you have to pick just two o...

When a friend always needs to have the upper hand

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, I'm 18 years old and my best friend and I have been friends for seven years. We went to middle school and high school together...

5 Tips for Budgeting Time

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

Can you remember the last time you completely lost track of time because you were so engrossed in what you were doing or when time seemed to literally just slow down?

You Mean 'No' Is An Option?

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

Admittedly there's a balance to achieve and we're running a business to make money, but where we'll spend our time has had the immediate effect of giving us both renewed energy.

Jason Linkins

Tea Party Anti-Health-Care Circus To Collide With Actual Circus, Elephants

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Next week promises to be an exciting time on the streets of Washington, DC. In case you haven't heard, March 16 will be the day of the Tea Party's "Su...

Unitasking: 10 Ways To Gain An Hour In Each Day

wowOwow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The power of slow says time is your friend, not your foe. When you embrace time with an abundant attitude, you actually have more of it....