Time Management

Three Tools to Help You Become a Better Time Manager

By |April 18th, 2014|

If you’ve been reading my blog and tips for a while, then you know when it comes to managing time, tasks, and projects, I’m a paper girl all day long. For the past several years I […]

How to Make the Most of Your Day

By |April 3rd, 2014|

There’s a green sticky note on my computer monitor that reads:
“Is what I’m doing today getting me closer to where I want to be tomorrow?”
This simple question reminds me to be intentional about how I spend […]

What is Time Management?

By |March 11th, 2014|

During a recent forum discussion in my It’s About Time online class, I was struck by a comment from a classmate. This comment shed light on a common belief about time management. Maybe you have a […]

Time Management Tips: How to Get an Hour Back

By |March 7th, 2014|

This is uncharacteristic for me, but I have to admit that I’m pretty excited to “spring forward” this weekend. It’s been a long winter, friends, and I will take anything remotely connected to the concept of […]

10 Tips to Be Productive When Working from Home

By |March 4th, 2014|

Ahhh…spending the day in your pajamas, working when you want, and no more rush hour commute! Working from home sounds like a dream come true! Doesn’t it?

As someone who has worked from home for nearly ten […]

10 Simple Time Saving Tips

By |February 26th, 2014|

Just about everyone I know feels time-starved these days. Between work, kids’ activities, and trying to keep the household running smoothly, it can seem like as soon as we check one thing off the list, ten […]

How to Say No without Feeling Guilty

By |February 11th, 2014|

If you’re feeling stressed because you have too much to do, chances are good you’re trying to stretch yourself too thin. Would it help you to know you’re in good company? As a professional organizer, I […]

De-stress Your Morning with a New Evening Routine

By |August 14th, 2013|

Around the Garvey’s we’re getting ready for some big changes: tomorrow my son starts high school! While this is a significant milestone, it also means a big change to our daily routine. Collin will be shifting […]

Finding the Best Planner

By |May 8th, 2013|

Since starting this blog, I have used a few different planners. I have always loved being as efficient and organized as possible, and felt the best way to accomplish that in terms of keeping track of […]

A Surprising Time Management Secret

By |April 30th, 2013|

Time is the currency of our lives. In essence, how you spend your time is how you spend your life. With that said, how do you feel about the way you’re currently spending your time…and your […]