Time Management

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Why can’t we get this prioritizing thing right?

By |November 4th, 2010|

People talk about prioritizing a lot.  And there is no doubt why.  The word offers such promise for a calm and stress-free work day. 

However, with […]

Your Projects: Getting A Lot Done Fast

By |September 7th, 2010|

In every job, we can find ourselves in the middle of a tug-of-war between the big things and the little things. The big things include […]

Book Your Vacation Now … And Get More Productive

By |June 15th, 2010|

Almost one-third of Canadians (29 per cent) aren’t using their fully allotted vacation.  Things are worse south of the border.  About half of American workers […]

How to Free up Time for Two More Weeks of Vacation Each Year

By |June 9th, 2010|

Here in North America, we are notorious for not using all of our vacation time. Business Week cites that “more than 50% of Americans fail […]

Overcoming Inertia

By |March 9th, 2010|

Inertia is a basic physical principle based on the fact that things tend to preserve their present state – whether that is resting or moving.

Many […]

How to Say No

By |January 13th, 2010|

You’re back from the holidays, refreshed and ready to tackle your biggest projects.  But it has been a couple of weeks now and many of […]

Bah Humbug… It Doesn’t Have To Be

By |December 2nd, 2009|

December has arrived and the holiday season is officially here.

Christmas, Hanukkah, Muharram or Kwanza … while they are all joyful observances, they can be associated […]

A Busy Day… Getting Nothing Done

By |September 9th, 2009|

The Tuesday was a busy day for me.  Just back from Labour Day, client programs are ramping up for the fall and kids started back […]

Social Media Sites – When is Enough Enough?

By |June 10th, 2009|

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, MySpace … I sometimes wonder what I did with all my time before these existed.  (And when I want to really get […]

What’s Your Crusing Altitude?

By |March 11th, 2009|

Have you ever experienced burn-out?
If so, you’re not alone.

With too much work and too little time, it can be oh-so-tempting to put in a few […]