Conquering Post-Holiday Procrastination

How to conquer student post-holiday procrastination: The Pomodoro Technique Procrastination is the devil!    If you made New year's resolutions about avoiding procrastination but aren't following them  here are some aids. This piece is by Erin Fortner, J.D., EMT on January 26, 2016 (It contains … [Read more...]

Effective Time management and 10 productivity tips!

Effective time management and Ten productivity Tips! The Secret to time management is simple: Jedi time tricks TIME MANAGEMENT IS FRUSTRATING Time management is Frustrating for most people. The reason is simple, of course: there simply isn't enough time to do the things we we need to do for our job, … [Read more...]

HOW TO SLEEP WELL AND START THE DAY RESTED

HOW TO SLEEP WELL AND START THE DAY RESTED By Frank Daley Trouble sleeping? How can you get rested when there seem to be so many causes of sleeplessness including stress, anxiety, and illness? A lack of sleep inevitably leads to illness, loss of energy, poor self-esteem, and low … [Read more...]

BUSY? You’re Not As Busy As You Say You Are

  Busy? You’re Not As Busy As You Say You Are Are You too busy? Well, maybe you are...some people certainly are! Hanna Rosin, writing in SLATE, talks about Washington Post reporter Bridgit Schulte's new book, Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play when no one has the time.  BUSY "Busyness is a … [Read more...]

Procrastination: Caused by low-self-worth and other bad things!

Procrastination: Caused by low-self-worth and other bad things! Procrastination affects us all. About 84% of us suffer from it to some degree. For many, it stressful  and causes anxiety but for others it is a paralyzing affliction that can wreck lives.    Helen Nieves, writing in Psych … [Read more...]

7 Time Maximizing Tips for 2014

The most successful people I know are masterful at maximizing their time. They've learned that squandering productive time eats away at high-level success. Time management is for people who have modest goals. If you want to join the ranks of the highly successful, you must learn to maximize, not … [Read more...]

Will a computer take your Job?

  Will a computer take your job?   The graph here might tell you. Has a computer already taken your job...or part of it? Should you be worried? Probably. Imaginative people who plan will not suffer this fate. If you know yourself you can figure it out. I can definitely help … [Read more...]

Sexist Stereotypes About Women In The Workplace

Sexist stereotypes about women in the workplace continue says a report by Pantene. Think sexism is dead? Not by much. by Elizabeth Plank via policymic   If this article was of interest, please click here to join the free registration for Self-Knowledge College. I’ll be sending you a lot of … [Read more...]

TIME LOSS, PART SEVEN: ETA TIME PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS (PART 2)

TIME LOSS, Part 7. PART 7:  ETA TIME PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS (PART 2/2).   This is the seventh post (in a series of eigh) about why we get fooled (or fool ourselves) into believing people's false expectations and promises regarding how long it will take to do anything.  HERE'S A LIST AND LINKS TO … [Read more...]

TIME LOSS, PART 6: (1/2) ETA TIME PROBLEMS AND HOW TO SOLVE THEM (PART 1: 3 cases)

TIME LOSS part 6:(1/2)  3 COMMON ETA PROBLEMS AND HOW TO SOLVE THEM This is the sixth in a series of eight posts on how we fool ourselves (and let others fool us) with ridiculously overstated time estimates to do anything--deliver a pizza, get the car fixed, get the washer repaired or get across … [Read more...]

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