Time Management

The Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: 8 Things You Need to Get

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Have you ever tried completing a project and then halfway through you realize that you don’t have everything you need, or have you become confused about what to do next? This can happen to the best of us, and for entrepreneurs, who tend to “wear many hats,” you might not be sure if you have […]

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Quote of the Week: Get control of the email

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On Thursdays I share a quote that I hope will inspire, make you think or just make you smile. Here is this week’s quote.  Merlin Mann of 43 Folders gives a talk at Google about managing email (and suggests some great options they could explore).  Enjoy!

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4 Steps To Keep You Organized To Read

Time Management

Love to read? Me too! I was reading Megan Spears’ post about magazines today (great tips to organize them too!), and I got to thinking. Here’s some tips for keeping organized while feeding your hunger for knowledge! Keep a list: Ever see a book you just knew you had to read, then got to the […]

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Technology, Boundaries and Taking a Break

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Are you obsessed with your email?  How often do you check it?  Is it time to step awaaaaaay from the laptop? I had an epiphany this weekend: what if I didn’t check email all weekend?  So, I tried it out.  Guess what?  Nothing happened.  Sure, I’m not totally obsessive about email, but working from home […]

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So Many Choices!

Time Management

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by too many choices? How do you pick just one thing and go with it? So many choices… I’ll admit it, I’ve got an overly active imagination, and I get so bogged down with too many ideas. Kinda like this wall of outlets, I can envision so many things to […]

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Simplify When Not Feeling Well

Time Management

Have you ever had a day when you just plain ol’ don’t feel well?  The last few days I’ve been under the weather, and today I’ve all but lost my voice.  It started me thinking about how fast life moves, and how we can simplify and slow down once in a while. As a home […]

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3 Organizing Assumptions Debunked

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This guest post is by Jennifer Hofmann from InspiredHomeOffice.com. Recently, I was asked an interesting comment about organizing that I’d like to respond to: “The [question] that comes to mind here is how to persist. I can’t seem to hold the course more than 3 months….that seems to be my cycle. How do we organize […]

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Behind Olympic Headlines: 3 Champion Elements

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I’m glued to the TV this week and next.  It’s an Olympic year, and I am just fascinated by it all!  These talented athletes are shining and showing the world what they are made of on their day of competition.  Let’s not forget what got them there. The path to the medal podium starts with […]

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Simplify Your Life: Getting Those Pesky Projects Done!

Time Management

I decided to take a few days off and get some projects done around the house.  It’s been a nice time for me to decompress before the school year starts (since my little one is starting school this year!).  The particular project I am working on has been on my mind for about three years, […]

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Conscious Living

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There should be a magazine called “Conscious Living”. Isn’t it amazing how we can wander through life on auto-pilot? Not really noticing or taking in our surroundings, events, relationships or work. Recently I have taken up gardening (ok so it’s been a few years, but this year I am actually producing – those are my […]

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