5 Terms Discussed. Efficient. Effective. Effort. Enhance. Effect. timeforplanning.com

5 Terms Discussed: Efficient, Effective, Effort, Enhance, Effect

Efficient is defined as functioning in the best way possible.  It includes using the least amount of energy and material resources.  It is also performing your task using the least amount of time. How do you know if you are being effective?  You are producing the intended result. You are making progress toward accomplishing your […]
Planning How To- Month View. timeforplanning.com

Planning How To: Month View

The process for planning your month view can be somewhat different depending on the style of planner you are using.  For example, since I use a travelers notebook planner system, my months are already set up.  These month pages serve as my future log and my current month view. The objective of the month view […]
Planning How To- Year View. timeforplanning.com

Planning How To: Year View

Planning Using a Year View Most of us forget about the function of a year view in our planner.  The year view allows for more tracking and provides an at-a-glance view of major things that you want to remember. For example, I chose to use the “@” symbol to indicate if I had an appointment […]

How much time do tasks take you?

  Do you struggle with knowing how many tasks you can accomplish on a given day?  Would you like to be able to plan your time more effectively? Knowing which tasks to schedule for each day can be challenging.  You can schedule the right tasks by knowing how long tasks take you to complete. Everyone […]
MindMap to Outline to Planning. timeforplanning.com

MindMap to Outline to Planning

Most of you have at least heard of this concept of mind-mapping, but have you ever used one?  The ideas in our minds can get cluttered.  They are all floating around and not serving a purpose. The Problem Are you struggling to see the big picture of a particular goal or project?  Are you struggling […]
Fully Utilize Weekly Planning for Productivity. timeforplanning.com

Fully Utilize Weekly Planning for Productivity

Today is about learning about how to fully utilize weekly planning for productivity. Weekly Planning is challenging.  You have seven days to plan for and various tasks that need to be completed.  The days will continue to pass with or without a plan. Let’s face it.  Your monthly calendar is used for appointments, events, and […]

Moving with a Plan (Checklists Roundup)

Moving Checklists Countdown to Move 2 Month Master List from Apartminty 4 Week Countdown from Wheaton World Wide Moving 6-week Moving Schedule from Repressing the Crazy Change of Address Change of Address Before & After Moving from Moving Insider Change of Address from Lifehacker Utilities Utilities from Repressing the Crazy Packing What to Pack by […]
Tips for Personal Meeting Notes. timeforplanning.com

Tips for Personal Meeting Notes

Typically during meetings, you have a lot of information given to you. You need an effective system for the notes you take during various meetings. The types of meetings you may attend can vary, as well as how the information is presented. My recommendation is to use a notes notebook component. Read Where to Write […]