Blog Archive: Time Management

How Clustering and Batching Can Win You More Clients, Income and Time Off

The way to get more things done and ensure you are bringing more income into your business is to build time for it in your schedule: time for getting clients, time for marketing, and time for completing projects.

By Christine Gallagher

How to Have a Fantastic Summer and Get it All Done

So this month is family month for me – and I’m loving it! My niece for two weeks, my oldest sister for a few days and Jai’s parents for a month.

And Oh Man! It’s causing me to up my game. BIG TIME.

By Monica Shah

How to Be More Disciplined in Your Business

In this video, I share 4 ways to be a more disciplined entrepreneur–and no, it doesn’t mean giving up more of your freedom or time with loved ones.

I used to rebel against the word “discipline.” For me, it conjured up thoughts of rules, structure, and honestly, boredom.

But I’m a freedom-loving entrepreneur! I don’t need no stinkin’ discipline!

Needless to say, I’ve done a complete 180 where that is concerned.

For a while I glided by on my pretty good work ethic, talents, and my need to be an “achiever.”

What changed was waking up one day not so long ago and realizing that if I didn’t change certain things (despite all of the above), I wasn’t going to get to the “next level” that had thus far been eluding me. 

By Christine Gallagher

Free Calendar Scheduling Tool

I’ve used and recommended different online scheduling tools through the years, and I’ve come across one that I especially like. It’s called Calendly, and it interfaces beautifully with Gmail and my Google calendar. It even interfaces with my calendar on my MacBook Pro laptop.

By Karen Cappello

7 Time-Saving Tools Every Business Owner Needs

Tools, systems, structure, and ….relief.

The number one reason that you feel overwhelmed when you are building your business is that you are doing every single thing by yourself. Or maybe you are starting from scratch each time and re-create the wheel over and over and over.

By Krista Martin

What’s On Your Bucket List?

Not the list for the rest of your life, but just the one for this month. Do you want to try out that hot new restaurant? Attend your child’s play? Get a pedicure?

By Sophie Zollmann

Get It Together – Get Organized!

Undisciplined, sloppy, inefficient. Messy, unorganized, discombobulated. Do you worry that those words apply to you?

By Sophie Zollmann

What To Do When Business Is Slow

If you’re starting your business, it’s likely that your clients are creeping in slower than a sleepy snail. For others, certain times will be sluggish due to weather, tourism, holidays, etc. When it happens, don’t despair – and don’t drown your sorrows by binge-watching an entire season of Downtown Abbey!

By Sophie Zollmann

Stop Procrastinating In 4 Steps

What’s your favorite way to procrastinate? A friend of mine finds herself cleaning every horizontal surface she can find. A client likes to bury herself in little errands such as going to the post office. Another winds up wasting hours on email, responding to or sorting every single message.

By Sophie Zollmann

Prep For A Real Vacation In 5 Easy Steps

When you’re the boss of your own business, it can feel impossible to take a vacation that truly feels like you’re getting away from it all. But if you don’t get a break, you’ll burn out, and that can ruin your year. There are some simple ways to prepare for a vacation in advance – yes, this does require advance planning – so that your time out of the office is spent recharging and refreshing.

By Sophie Zollmann