Category Archives: Productivity

Frightfully Unorganized? Treat Yourself to These Resources!

(House of Productivity, Part 3) Halloween – the day we confront the shadowy side of life, face what scares us most, and maybe take advantage of the freedom to try on new versions of ourselves. Ghosts, the Grim Reaper, and witches are one thing, but if the crazed mess of your schedule leaves you quaking…

Building Your House of Productivity: “Walls” and “Layout” (Part 2 of 4)

As I promised a couple of weeks ago, it’s time to start building your metaphorical “House of Productivity” (or HOP) so you can have a more enjoyable, sane, and fruitful autumn. (Go here for more on why I’m talking about productivity now.) Today we’ll go over the first two crucial ingredients: the metaphorical walls, roof…

Building A House of Productivity (Part 1):

A Fall-Proof Plan for Avoiding Overwhelm and Burnout   The end of August…summer seems to be ending suddenly as we gear up for the new season and school year. It’s a time of half hope and half dread—what we put off during summer needs finishing, or more likely, we might be about to start something—a…