Category Archives: Productivity

Taking the time to test-drive tech tools

The largest group of neverending items on my task list involve tech tools. As you all know, I’m a bit of a productivity junkie, sometimes to my own detriment. But I do love a good tool that saves me time … Continue reading

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4 Tips for Getting Difficult Tasks Done

Here are my four favorite tips that I use to motivate myself to do something I don’t want to do: Double check to make sure that you really need to do the item on your to-do list. On a good day, I … Continue reading

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Dragon Dictation: Cure for writers’ block

Do you have a boatload of blog ideas floating around in your head?  And yet you find yourself loathe to get them down on paper? The hardest part for me is just getting started. It’s not that I lack for … Continue reading

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Breathing

By Mary Rarick It’s a good thing that I’d already lit a candle and settled down to work with a hot mug of Awake tea before I realized that my computer was going to be having hiccups today. And by … Continue reading

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Distractions or ADD?

In case you haven’t noticed, the past month and a half I have been a slacker blogger:

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It’s the Little Things

Getting a house key made for my daughter has been on my list for two weeks. In Franklin-Covey terms, it’s an important task but not incredibly urgent… Continue reading

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