Time management Monday: Creating daily actions and tasks from your monthly goals

We all know setting goals is very important. But the only way you will achieve your goals is if you translate those goals into daily actions and tasks. September’s Month Theme was Looking Ahead, which encouraged you to visualize what your life will be like when you have achieved your goals. This motivational exercise gets […]

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TheRamblingPlanner’s color coding in her Life Noted planner!

Check out Katie TheRamblingPlanner‘s photo on Instagram showing her pens and color coding in her Life Noted planner! Unfortunately I can’t post the photo itself here because you have to perform some sort of HTML magic to copy photos from IG to post elsewhere. You can see a photo of the Life Noted weekly pages […]

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Time management Monday: Planners for busy people

Recently a reader contacted me to ask for planner recommendations. She is a very busy person and needs to have a planner with days timed to the hour for her busy schedule. I was happy to give her recommendations, and she chose a planner that will work great for her! Quo Vadis planners are the […]

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Time management Monday: Planner size and carrying your planner with you

Ideally, you should be able to take your planner with you everywhere you go so you can update your schedule wherever you are. Planner portability depends on what size planner you use, and what you use to carry it. For example, if you don’t carry a bag, you’ll want a pocket size planner. If you […]

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Time management Monday: The importance of Goals Journaling

On your journey toward reaching your goals, it can be easy to forget how far you’ve come. Goals tracking is very useful and I highly recommend it; however goals journaling is different. In goals journaling you write details of your progress, how you feel (physically and/ or mentally), and you remind yourself of your plan […]

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Time management Monday: Planning for students

Set yourself up for school success all year! Use your planner to see your schedule and tasks so you can see when you have time to fit everything into your week. Here are some tips: 1) Block out your class time and everything already scheduled. By blocking out your schedule in your planner, you’ll get […]

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