Tag Archives: time management

Is it time to re-schedule your schedule?

Here in the UK, we’re in week 5 of lockdown. Whatever your situation, it might be time to take another look at the way you’re scheduling your days. Why do I say that? Several people I’ve talked to – colleagues, … Continue reading

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A new matrix for a new time

This week is the first full working week under the new restrictions on movement within the UK and understandably, the majority of my conversations with coaching clients have been about how to handle the ‘new normal‘. I have clients who … Continue reading

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Can you have too much of a good thing?

‘Now I’m finally doing what I always wanted and I’ve got so much on, I thought I’d be really happy with my work but I’m just not,’ said my client – we’ll call him Dave – as we sat down … Continue reading

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Take a fresh look this holiday season

‘What are you most looking forward to about the Christmas break?’ I asked my client, Peter. ‘Stopping running around in a blind rush and actually having time to slow down and see the world around me. I feel like I … Continue reading

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Want to know how to best spend your time? Ask yourself these five questions

‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year‘ was the song playing as my client and I sat down for coffee last week. ‘He clearly hasn’t seen my to do list,’ laughed Lucy (not her real name). ‘If I’d written … Continue reading

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Want to free yourself from distraction?

After my last post on adapting your time management to work with the season you’re in, a former client emailed me a link to this video: (If the video doesn’t play automatically for you, you can click here: A handy … Continue reading

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Does your time management need to change with the seasons?

I coached the wonderful Kudosity Katie and yesterday and, as all our sessions do, it left me with a lot to think about. We talked about how to best manage time and particularly how that works when you have six … Continue reading

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Want to be more productive? Journal in the margins

‘Being more productive’ is a goal for a lot of my coaching clients. Together, we may work through ‘don’t do lists‘, the Eisenhower matrix or talk about how journalling could help. Sometimes, we need a different approach. In a session … Continue reading

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Want to get stuff done?

Whoever we are, whatever our employment status, we’re all subject to deadlines. What do we do with deadlines? Maybe you put them in your online calendar, write them in paper diary, add them to a wall planner. Then what happens? … Continue reading

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Want to stop worrying about how you manage your time?

The Roman Stoic philosopher Seneca wrote: “We’re tight-fisted with property and money, yet think too little of wasting time, the one thing about which we should all be the toughest misers.” And yet here I am suggesting that you stop … Continue reading

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