It’s Time to Take Back Control of Your Time!        By Jacquie Ross     CastAway the Clutter!    www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
A Secret to Getting Everything Done              "Do something every day              that you dont want to do;           ...
Time Management Basics                        EFFECTIVE TIME MANAGEMENT is to                        CLARIFY WHAT’S IMPORT...
What is your motivation?             1. Feel less overwhelmed                and more in control             2. Less frust...
What is your motivation?               cont’d..                       6. More time for                          relaxation...
How to Set Goals                Goal must be clear and                concrete                Goal must be                ...
6 Time Management Myths          1. Myth: Time can be managed.          2. Myth: The longer or harder you             work...
Identify Your Time Wasters            1. Email            2. Social Media – Facebook, Twitter,                 Forums, Blo...
Are you a procrastinator?Cluttered roomsExpanding to-do listMissed appointmentsAlways under pressurePerfectionistFre...
Excuses for ProcrastinatingI don’t have timeI’m too tiredI have too many otherthings to doOnce I get through this___, ...
5 Tips for Overcoming Procrastination1. Ask yourself why.2. Regularly set goals with   deadlines.3. Decide on a reward.4. ...
5 Time Management Tips for Busy People    1. Begin your day 15-30 minutes earlier.    2. Spend 10 minutes every evening wr...
Stop and think                 Why am I doing this?                 What will happen if I                 choose not to do...
Stop or Delegate!                                          Pare down activities                                          S...
What changes can you make today?  To get started, make a list. Write down a list of the habits you  want to change, and fo...
Register for a FREE De-Clutter Course!                                                         Jacquie’s books  www.castaw...
CTC Organizing Projects Before & After                                         Decluttering & Organizing:                 ...
Services                    Jacquie Ross  Home Organizing             Professional Organizer,  Virtual Organizing         ...
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Take Back Control Of Your Time by Jacquie Ross, CastAway the Clutter

  1. 1. It’s Time to Take Back Control of Your Time! By Jacquie Ross CastAway the Clutter! www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  2. 2. A Secret to Getting Everything Done "Do something every day that you dont want to do; this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.“ ~ Mark Twain www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  3. 3. Time Management Basics EFFECTIVE TIME MANAGEMENT is to CLARIFY WHAT’S IMPORTANT TO YOU AND WHAT YOU VALUE THE MOST & DO AS MANY OF THE IMPORTANT THINGS YOU CAN EACH DAY. . • What are your values? • What’s important to you? • Identify activities that do not add value to your life. • Set some long term and short term goals. • Write down short term goals in your calendar/to-do list • Make a plan and… • Schedule ACTION steps to reach your goals. www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  4. 4. What is your motivation? 1. Feel less overwhelmed and more in control 2. Less frustration and stress 3. More productive 4. More quality time 5. More time to eat proper meals and exercise www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  5. 5. What is your motivation? cont’d.. 6. More time for relaxation 7. Less procrastination 8. More time for organization 9. Meet deadlines 10. Be on time www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  6. 6. How to Set Goals Goal must be clear and concrete Goal must be measurable Goal must be in writing Goal must be realistic and achievable www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  7. 7. 6 Time Management Myths 1. Myth: Time can be managed. 2. Myth: The longer or harder you work the more you accomplish. 3. Myth: If you want something done right, do it yourself. 4. Myth: You should try to do the most in the least amount of time. 5. Myth: Technology will help you to do it better, faster. 6. Myth: Get more done and you’ll be happier. Source: Andrew Berner
  8. 8. Identify Your Time Wasters 1. Email 2. Social Media – Facebook, Twitter, Forums, Blog Reading etc. 3. Television 4. Internet browsing 5. Telephone/Text interruptions 6. Procrastination 7. Inability to say no 8. Dealing with junk mail etc. www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  9. 9. Are you a procrastinator?Cluttered roomsExpanding to-do listMissed appointmentsAlways under pressurePerfectionistFrequently reschedules appointments or meetingsCan’t say no. www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  10. 10. Excuses for ProcrastinatingI don’t have timeI’m too tiredI have too many otherthings to doOnce I get through this___, I’ll get startedI don’t know where tostart www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  11. 11. 5 Tips for Overcoming Procrastination1. Ask yourself why.2. Regularly set goals with deadlines.3. Decide on a reward.4. Start small.5. Be accountable to someone else. www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  12. 12. 5 Time Management Tips for Busy People 1. Begin your day 15-30 minutes earlier. 2. Spend 10 minutes every evening writing down what you would like to achieve the next day. 3. Combine your errands whenever possible. 4. Every evening, plan your outfit, set the breakfast table and pack lunches to prepare for the next day. 5. When scheduling your day, leave room in between appointments.Copyright 2009-2012 by Jacquie Ross, CastAway the Clutter!www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  13. 13. Stop and think Why am I doing this? What will happen if I choose not to do it? What can someone else do? What can I do more efficiently? www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  14. 14. Stop or Delegate! Pare down activities Say No sometimes Schedule “me” time Cleaning service Personal Assistant Service Take a good look Organizing Service at your scheduleCopyright by Jacquie Ross, CastAway the Clutter! www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  15. 15. What changes can you make today? To get started, make a list. Write down a list of the habits you want to change, and for each habit, write down one small step to make it happen. Here’s an example: Habits I have now New habits I want to implement Late for appointments Leave room in between appointments Procrastination Set a goal and get an accountability partner Clutter Hire a professional organizer and create a plan to de-clutter Late bills, resulting in late fees. Create a bill paying schedule and set recurring reminders.Copyright by Jacquie Ross, CastAway the Clutter! www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  16. 16. Register for a FREE De-Clutter Course! Jacquie’s books www.castawaytheclutter.com/decluttertips- available for sale emailcourse.html on the website Receive one tip EVERY OTHER DAY Instantly downloadable e-books from only $10.00! www.CastAwaytheClutter.com
  17. 17. CTC Organizing Projects Before & After Decluttering & Organizing: Basements, Kitchens, Bedrooms, Bathrooms, Paperwork, Garages, Playrooms, Hobby Rooms, Family Rooms and more. Personal & Group Coaching Virtual Organizing
  18. 18. Services Jacquie Ross Home Organizing Professional Organizer, Virtual Organizing Certified Life Coach,Life/Family Coaching Certified Parent/Youth/Family Presentations Coach, Speaker, Author THANK YOU! www.CastAwaytheClutter.com info@castawaytheclutter.com

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