122: Take Control of Your Calendar
Have you ever fallen victim to your own calendar? Today, we’ll talk about managing your calendar and how to take control of your schedule and your time... so it doesn’t control you.
I’ll share how to get in the driver’s seat when it comes to scheduling your time AND your personal priorities. We need to rethink busy and focus on what’s important to you, so you can structure your days to be more effective and rewarding.
What’s In This Episode:
The 5 P’s of planning and why it will help you take back control of your calendar (plus a FREE download to help!)
Creating a weekly habit of looking at your week ahead
Setting yourself up for success by allowing for flexibility for life’s curveballs
Keeping your priorities straight and not letting others impose on your day
Protecting your calendar by time blocking key productive times
Loved this episode? Tune into next weeks!
“Did you know that every interruption, every time that you stop, and then start something back up, it takes your brain over 20 minutes to get back into the rhythm?”
Resources & Links
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