From Time Management to Time Mastery with Laura Vanderkam

From Time Management to Time Mastery with Laura Vanderkam

mindset podcast start - mind over money Jul 04, 2023

Are you constantly feeling overwhelmed by the never-ending tasks on your to-do list? Do you find yourself working non-stop without any time for yourself? You're not alone in this struggle. Many people, especially entrepreneurs, face the challenge of balancing their work and personal lives. However, there are simple steps you can take to address this issue.

Joining me on the show today is Laura Vanderkam, an esteemed author known for her expertise in time management. With her extensive research and experience studying countless schedules, she has discovered several effective techniques that can help almost everyone regain control of their busy lives.

If you're tired of constantly playing catch-up with your calendar, this episode is a must-listen. Laura will share valuable insights and strategies that can finally help you get ahead and find balance in your life.


The key takeaways from this episode are:

1. Gain insights from time management expert Laura Vanderkam on regaining control of your busy life and finding work-life balance.
2. Learn effective techniques to take control of your calendar and overcome the challenges of overwhelming tasks and non-stop work.
3. Discover valuable tips for unlocking your time's maximum potential, gaining clarity on your calendar, and incorporating essential elements into your week for better schedule management.


What you'll hear in this episode:

[3:01] What made Laura so passionate about time management?
[3:45] What is one of the most unexpected things Laura discovered through her work?
[5:50] What are the characteristics of a resilient schedule?
[10:45] How do you take control of your calendar?
[15:00] Are multitasking and compressing time effective time management skills?
[18:19] What is holding people back from unlocking the maximum potential of their time?
[23:45] What are some ways that you can get clarity on your calendar?
[25:55] What are Laura’s other top tips for people who want to gain control of their time?
[32:50] What are some staple elements that everyone should work into their week to feel most in control of their schedule?


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