Monthly Archives: May 2015

book review – solving the procrastination puzzle

Timothy Pychyl is a professor of psychology who writes about procrastination. Solving the Procrastination Puzzle: A Concise Guide to Strategies for Change is a short book, making it easy to get through quickly. Dr. Pychyl asks the reader to identify … Continue reading

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Quote: Just Do Something

Don’t wait until you are able to set aside a huge block of time to complete a project. Any forward movement you make will create a feeling of achievement. Progress equals happiness. – Tony Robbins If you work at your … Continue reading

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the essential productivity tools that everyone needs

You’ll find lots of productivity advice on the Internet, much of it contradictory. In actuality, maintaining productivity doesn’t require anything fancier than a notebook and a calendar. Here are three strategies for using them that will increase your success: Write … Continue reading

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How to Handle a Move

 Photo by Baitong333 This is the start of peak moving season. If you’re planning to move, you know how stressful it can be to manage all the details. Of course, the less you have, the less you have to … Continue reading

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product review – laundry supply shelf

Being organized and productive allows you to save time and money, even when you’re doing the most mundane tasks. One of the principles I teach is storing things where you use them so you don’t spend time searching. You need … Continue reading

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reader question – how to make time for yourself

It seems that everyone is trying to fit more into each day. If you’re doing multiple tasks at the same time, skipping meals, sleeping less, depending on caffeine or nicotine to get you through the day, you’re neglecting yourself. Yes, … Continue reading

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what’s in your glove box?

If you live in a place where you experience change of seasons, you have a cue to complete certain activities. Spring is a good time to move the ice scraper from your glove box to a designated place inside your … Continue reading

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