Posts by JaMYM

Stuffing the Days of the Week

Stuffing the Days of the Week

“Why does stuff keep piling up?” “How did all of this stuff get here?” These are questions/exclamations we hear often. Indeed, the constant accumulation of stuff seems a mystery to many. You may have heard of the one in-one out expectation. Many people only consider this idea in the context of purchasing clothes. So if you buy a shirt, one of your existing shirts needs to be deleted in some fashion. Of course, one in-one out only maintains the amount of stuff you have. If you want to decrease your stuff, then you must practice the one-in-two-out expectation. The major flaw in the...

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Procrastination is a Waste of Time

Procrastination is a Waste of Time

Let’s face it; almost everyone procrastinates at some point. But procrastination rarely serves us well. So in a world where time is precious commodity, let’s explore some tools to fight procrastination during the workday.

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How to Delegate and Decline for Better Time Management

How to Delegate and Decline for Better Time Management

How do you go from a busy, frazzled life to a productive and fulfilling one? You begin by implementing appropriate tools and creating helpful habits.

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How to End Lateness (& Organize Your Time More Effectively)

How to End Lateness (& Organize Your Time More Effectively)

Do you tend to run late, early, or right on time? If you tend to run late, are you tardy for everything or just certain activities? Yes, I want you to take a moment and really answer these questions! If you are usually on-time or early, you can stop reading now. If you are regularly behind schedule, this post is for you. Step #1 Determine when you are late. Is it for work or personal appointments? Is it a certain type of appointment or when you are meeting certain people? Maybe you’re often tardy when you meet friends because you’re completing something at work. Possibly...

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How ADHD Affects Organizing

How ADHD Affects Organizing

People who have ADHD or are affected by ADHD experience high levels of frustration, especially when it comes to organizing space or time.

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