Time management Monday: How to break down your annual goals into monthly action steps

In this post I showed you how to determine your big priorities for the upcoming year. In today’s post I’ll show you how to break down your priorities into goals for the year, and action steps for each month. The Life Noted planner has pages that help you evaluate different areas of your life, and […]

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How to Focus on your Big-Picture Priorities

Like many of us, you probably feel like your attention is pulled in all directions at once. You want to do well at work/ school, and in your relationships. You want to take care of your health and be financially stable. You also want to read more, and expand your opportunities. Where to begin?? Start […]

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Time management Monday: Getting organized for a great school year

Whether you are student, or a parent with kids in school, here are some tips on how to get and stay organized all school year long! The number one tip is, get all school-related dates into your planner immediately, before the school year starts. Sit down with your planner and the school calendar and write […]

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Time management Monday: How Mountain of Ink uses the Quo Vadis Life Journal Infinite

Mountain of Ink recently reviewed the Life Journal Infinite and showed how she is using it. The Life Journal Infinite is an undated planner set up for bullet journaling. The pages are formatted for you so there is no setup time. And because it’s undated, you can start it any time! She does an excellent […]

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Time management Monday: Which academic year planner is right for you?

It’s time to buy your academic year planner to be ready for the next school year! But how can you know which planner is right for you? Which type of planner you need depends on how you are going to use it. Here are some tips to help you decide which planner will work best […]

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Time management Monday: Update on how Debra is using her Space 24 week + notes planner

You might remember Debra, one of the winners of our 30 Days Apps To Paper Planner Challenge. She showed us awhile back how she is using the Space 24 week + notes planner she won. She recently sent me an update: I have continued to faithfully use my Space 24 planner and I still love […]

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Time management Monday: Life Admin

Let’s face it: life admin can be a drag. Keeping up on your bills, insurance renewals, doctor and dentist appointments, managing files and paperwork… these kinds of jobs tend to pile up, sometimes with disastrous consequences if ignored. Here are some tips for reducing the overwhelm and keeping up on your adulting duties: Financial: Write […]

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Month Review Theme May 2019: Procrastination

  Welcome to this month’s post in our series designed to help you do your Month Reviews! Each month has a new theme. You can pick the theme you like best and do that every month, or you can do the new theme each month, or pick and choose the elements you like from each […]

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Time management Monday: Students and Teachers: Evaluate Your School Year and Plan For Next Year

Students and teachers, it’s time to review your school year so you can start planning for the next one! Take the opportunity to look back at your year, see what worked well, and figure out what you need to work on. Doing this now will help you be more successful next school year, and beyond. […]

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Time management Monday: How Tammi is using her Minister weekly planner as her work planner

Tammi was one of the winners of our 30 day challenge for scheduling app users to try using a paper planner for a month to see what they think. She chose a Minister weekly planner (which is also available as the July to July Academic Minister weekly planner). Here is what she had to say […]

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