3 Time Management Lessons from Mr. Brown

3 Time Management Lessons from Mr. Brown

The most common goal of executives who hire me for time management coaching is to free up time to invest in their teams and to spend with their families. Intuitively, they know that time spent with people forms crucial bonds, enables personal development and reduces fire drills. Yet, daily urgencies frequently preempt time reserved for weekly 1:1’s, for “walking the halls” to stay visible and getting home in time for dinner. 

Protecting time for others requires a willful shift from being reactive to being proactive about long term priorities. Is it easy? No. Is it worth it? Yes. To inspire us all, I can think of no better role model than my beloved elementary school Principal, Martin. K. Brown…

Organizing Your Back-to-School Entryway

The end of summer and the month of September mean one thing for both parents and kids: back to school time! With new books, new clothes, and new homework every day, the beginning of the school year can be chaotic--but it doesn't have to be! Here are a few ways to keep your entry way clean and clear during the busy start of school season.