time management

Stretched Too Thin? 5 Strategies For Coping With Too Much Work

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Having too much work has become the new normal. With the economy still volatile and employment opportunities still tight, the perfect environment exists for overwork. Employers keen on doing more with less keep resources lean and don’t give managers the budget to do otherwise. Employees nervous about dwindling options take on the extra responsibilities and [...]

A 4-Step Time Management Plan To Balance Immediate Needs With Long-Term Goals

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A time management conundrum: How do you manage everything you have to do right now with important goals you want to achieve in the future? You have a demanding job already, but you want to explore elsewhere (different role, different company, different career). You run your own business and need to serve current clients but [...]

Procrastinating On Career Actions You Should Take? Five Strategies For Getting Stuff Done

– Posted in: career coaching, motivation, time management

In my latest Forbes post, I wrote about six career actions you should take but probably don’t. Returning recruiter phone calls was one such action, and the post was actually inspired by a senior executive at a recent workshop who didn’t want to return recruiter calls. On the flip side, I had another senior client [...]

Time Management Strategies To Get Back On Track For Your Career Goals

– Posted in: career coaching, time management

In my recent post on A Seven-Point Mid-Year Review Checklist, ineffective time management is one possibility for why you might not be reaching your career goals. Time allocation is often a big culprit – are you spending time on your goal? With many job seekers, aspiring career changers or budding entrepreneurs that I see, there [...]

How to Network Your Way to a New Job in Just 5 Minutes a Day – Money.com and Time.com

– Posted in: career coaching, networking, time management

This post originally appears in my weekly column for Money.com and Time.com: Does the word “networking” send shivers down your spine? Maybe it would help if I told you that networking doesn’t have to be a big production or a big time drain. Of course, you want to attend conferences, join professional groups, and have [...]