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Time Management

Overcome Time Poverty: How to Become the Most Productive Person You Know

Kim Pisolkar | Posted 11.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Kim Pisolkar

Being in time poverty is a very common occurrence among entrepreneurs, but it is not at all conducive to running a thriving, profitable business. In order to be successful, you have to be productive, and overcoming time poverty is absolutely crucial to achieving that goal.

'Me Time,' Anyone?

Janice Windt | Posted 11.20.2014 | Parents
Janice Windt

Today, me time is the three minutes I get on the loo to check Facebook before one of my sons bursts through the door to see what I am up to. It's my drive to work.

WATCH: A Day In The Life Of Your Most Productive Self

Fast Company | FastCo Studios | Posted 11.20.2014 | World

We love incorporating interesting productivity tips into our daily work lives. But what if we incorportated all of the interesting productivity tips w...

Tips for Multitasking With Time Management

Linda Lauren | Posted 11.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Lauren

My advice has always been that if you can't manage your time efficiently enough to give each person and each project your complete attention then don't try to multitask. Give your all to each call.

8 Strategies to Avoid Small Business Burnout

​Jackie Nagel | Posted 11.19.2014 | Small Business
​Jackie Nagel

It's not uncommon to work extended hours when you first launch your small business. Your passion and excitement for what's to come removes all sense of time.

Rule # 6

Hans Hickler | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Hans Hickler

That boss that just always has to be right, who doesn't listen, who won't accept another point of view. We've all experienced it.

Calm, Clarity and Capacity in Our Lives

Hans Hickler | Posted 11.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Hans Hickler

We all know that taking time out during the day to recharge is solid advice. It clears the cobwebs. Meditation goes a step further. For me it is a gift that keeps on giving. I'm learning that our mind doesn't enjoy chaos and noise but takes it for granted.

Why Work Life Balance Is Making You a Whackjob

Amy Wright | Posted 11.16.2014 | Small Business
Amy Wright

Balance reminds me of that dude at the circus, trying to keep all of his plates spinning in the air at one time. It's terrifying to watch, because you're afraid that one or more will come crashing to the ground at any moment. It's more terrifying to try to live it.

7 Ways to Deal With Overwhelm in Your Company

David Finkel | Posted 11.13.2014 | Business
David Finkel

According to a recent survey we conducted of 500 business owners, over 70 percent reported feeling "overwhelmed" running their companies. They felt pulled in too many directions, like they were wearing too many hats, with no time to take a breath and regroup. Here are seven concrete tactics to deal with overwhelm in your company.

Just Don't Do That!

Hans Hickler | Posted 11.13.2014 | Business
Hans Hickler

Don't do that! Just don't do that. Decide how you want to use your time... productively!

The Most Vulnerable Relationship You'll Ever Have

Lubna Najjar | Posted 11.12.2014 | Small Business
Lubna Najjar

It's not your friend nor is it your enemy. It's the one constant that we have in this world. It's the one notion created by man and gauged by the sun and moon. It's the one thing we cannot escape. We cannot buy it, sell it or trade it. No matter how much financial stability you may have, you cannot afford it. Y

Feel Starved for Time? Here's a Surprising (and Easy) Solution

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 11.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

So if you are feeling overwhelmed and time-starved: Stop. Remember that what you need more than time (to work, to check tasks off your list) is downtime, sans stimulation.

Winning the Battle for Family Time This Holiday Season: Three Simple Rules

Yoav Shoham | Posted 11.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Yoav Shoham

My 21st century adult life is more hectic than my late dad's 20th century one, and nothing will change that fundamentally. But with a little bit of effort and a little bit of scheduling tenacity, we can make certain that we don't let holiday work overrun the most important task of the holidays.

Let's Fix It: Save the Workaholic

Laura Stack | Posted 11.06.2014 | Business
Laura Stack

Companies don't last forever, so you can't expect a job for life anymore. Even the most dedicated workaholic may get a layoff notice when the company decides to downsize.

Projects and the Day Job

John Murphy | Posted 11.05.2014 | Business
John Murphy

As long as our mindset is that these projects are "as well as" our day job, then we try to fit them around everything else -- a complete disaster! So, see them as an integral part of what you must do this week, this day!

Powerful People Think They Control Time (And They Might Be Right)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.05.2014 | Science

We live in a culture of constant busyness. But despite jam-packed schedules, some of the most in-demand people -- high-powered CEOs, celebrities and l...

9 Things Successful People Won't Do

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

I went back to the data to uncover the kinds of things that emotionally intelligent people are careful to avoid in order to keep themselves calm, content, and in control.

Work-Life Balance? We Don't Have Time for That

Dawna I. Ballard | Posted 11.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Dawna I. Ballard

Owed to the end of Daylight Savings Time, many in the U.S. woke up this morning with a magical extra hour added to their day. I always hasten to point out how easy it is on that morning to notice, and pause for a moment to consider, two things.

How to Save Yourself From the Tantalizing Lie of 'Later'

Z Zoccolante | Posted 10.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Z Zoccolante

Allow yourself to make memories with the people you love, even if that rare night of shenanigans and laughter with friends is the reason you need that extra cup of coffee or fresh juice the next morning.

Does Time Really Exist?

Osi Mizrahi | Posted 10.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Osi Mizrahi

What advice did I give my son when he asked me about tools to help him not feel so stressed? I told him to watch and pay attention to what is happening "now" in the present moment. I told him to focus on the sounds in the street, the smell of the trees, the changing leaves and even the feeling of his own feet on the ground.

Are You Thriving or Surviving?

Laura Berger | Posted 10.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Laura Berger

But see, I unfortunately can't get you around the stark reality that dictating a life of your own is not possible without having the guts to make it happen so you can watch everyone trying to figure out how they are going to get in the pool with you.

How Children Develop an Internal Clock

Rebecca Jackson | Posted 10.27.2014 | Education
Rebecca Jackson

When teaching a child how to learn time, it's imperative that they develop an internal clock. This is the only way they will learn how to self-regulate. If parents are reminding children or using orders, children will not self-regulate.

Run, Mama, Run!

Janice Windt | Posted 10.27.2014 | Parents
Janice Windt

Run, Mamma! Don't be late! Get up early, exercise. Look good, feel good, you know how it goes! Get the kids up, get them dressed.

3 Time-Saving Strategies To Steal From The Overscheduled

Posted 10.16.2014 | OWN

Has it been a while since you've seen the bottom of your to-do list? People who fit a lot in their lives know that time is a puzzle, and their smart s...

How to Potentially Earn Back 7 Hours and 17 Minutes of Your Average Day

Kayla Matthews | Posted 10.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Kayla Matthews

Wouldn't you like to have more time in your day? You could use it for whatever you want: cuddling up to your spouse, working on a hobby, or even jus...