Top 3 Benefits of Creating a Schedule

Using a planner or creating your own schedule can be beneficial as a business owner.  But I find a lot of resistance to the idea.  I hear comments like “I prefer to wing it as I like my freedom” or “it’s too restrictive” or “I’ve tried and it doesn’t work for me.”...

Energy – Scheduling Alignment

  I am a big proponent of scheduling. Without a schedule, I would not be able to accomplish all my tasks whether for business or family. In the past I’ve wrote about my approach for scheduling for fall.  There are a number of factors that go into a great,...

The End of Summer Planning

  August is just around the corner – and for me, that’s the end of summer.  Why?  It’s time for the kids to get busy on their summer homework, start scheduling music lessons, sports teams, pre-season school teams, etc.  So much to do. This is...

Mobile Biz Kit: Spring Edition

One of our most popular posts has been our “Mobile Biz Kit.”  It’s our kit for Second Act Moms who are on the go but can grab some time to get some work done.  But you need to be prepared. As spring is coming, I realized that I need different things...

Scheduling for Sanity

The summer breezes are starting to subside.  Back-to-school shopping is in full force.  Time to switch from a summer mindset and schedule to a fall one.  With the kids (school-aged – middle to high) back in school and activities starting up, it’s vital to...

Block off Spring

Spring is always a busy time, but I seem to forget that when planning my calendar every year. I guess as soon as the weather changes, all the activities start up again. First you have spring break.  And since the dates change every year, it can be a little challenging...