Before Breakfast

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 May 24, 2019

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<p>In each bite-sized, daily episode of Before Breakfast, host Laura Vanderkam shares a time management strategy or an answer to a listener’s schedule question. How can listeners make the most of their time, both at work and at home? The mission is to give listeners practical tools to feel less busy and get more done.</p>

Episode Date
What’s your winter back-up plan?
489
Stay productive through winter obstacles Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 22, 2019
Send those holiday cards
305
The case for mailing holiday greetings Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 21, 2019
The true cost of email
457
Email is far from free. Here’s how to reduce the cost.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 20, 2019
Learn to love winter
342
Stop complaining about the weather and embrace this time of year Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 19, 2019
Stay healthy, stay productive
323
Keep cold and flu season from wearing you down Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 18, 2019
Give the gift of time
333
Build your community and relationships this holiday season Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 15, 2019
Time blocking: How to get more done
319
Giving blocks of time a purpose can lead to great things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 14, 2019
When someone doesn’t value your time
426
How to protect your most valuable resource Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 13, 2019
Think before you send
268
Avoid sending a note you’ll regret Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 12, 2019
Rescue unproductive evenings
352
A listener asks how to achieve her goals when she wants to flop on the couch Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 11, 2019
Don't wish time away
414
Time is too precious to spend hours watching the clock Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 08, 2019
One question to ask to avoid burnout
325
Author Neil Pasricha describes the power of intrinsic motivation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 07, 2019
A 2-minute ritual that can change your day
306
Author Neil Pasricha shares a quick practice for setting the day right Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 06, 2019
Make your own mini-retreat
451
Set big goals, ask big questions, get back by Monday Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 05, 2019
What would you do with an extra hour?
356
Extra time can be hard to use well Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 04, 2019
What I learned from National Novel Writing Month
474
Done is better than perfect, and other lessons gleaned from writing a novel in 30 days Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Nov 01, 2019
Little holidays, big fun
444
Quirky holiday traditions can brighten your day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 31, 2019
Changing your clocks? Change your habits
324
A time change is a good excuse to rethink schedules Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 30, 2019
When you make a mistake at work
313
Handled right, setbacks can become opportunities Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 29, 2019
How to give tough feedback
329
Management expert Alison Green shares how to get results and preserve the relationship Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 28, 2019
How to push back
386
Advice from management expert Alison Green on when you can say no Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 25, 2019
Create online water cooler moments
308
How to network online like a pro Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 24, 2019
Should you join a networking group?
366
Questions to ask before committing time (and money) to an organization Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 23, 2019
Commit random acts of networking
320
You don’t have to go to cocktail parties to build your network Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 22, 2019
Manage time like Teddy Roosevelt
346
Intense work plus smart breaks add up to big accomplishments. History VS. is now available to listen. Check it out here. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 21, 2019
Rescue a bad day
328
Try these strategies for turning a bad day around Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 18, 2019
Celebrate big wins
335
Management expert Scott Miller offers advice on how to make your team feel loved Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 17, 2019
Elevate your screen time
367
A listener shares a way for making easy fun more meaningful Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 16, 2019
Mull it over
367
First ideas often aren’t the best ideas Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 15, 2019
Look great fast
502
A listener asks how to spend less time getting ready in the morning Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 14, 2019
Be reliable (even when life is complicated)
567
How to manage workloads and expectations when life is challenging Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 11, 2019
How to stop ruminating about work
404
A listener asks for strategies to take her mind off work stress Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 10, 2019
How to deal with chatty co-workers
466
Learn to focus without alienating your colleagues Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 09, 2019
Become a regular somewhere
433
Find happiness by going places where everybody knows your name Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 08, 2019
How to put more serendipity in your life
403
Bust the routine and make space for new adventures Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 07, 2019
Choose a go-to gift
338
Thoughtful gifts don’t always require a lot of thought Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 04, 2019
Teach kids (or anyone) about time
362
Share smart strategies by asking for advice Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 03, 2019
Read it out loud
314
Communicate better by writing for the ear Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 02, 2019
Write next year’s review now
430
How to turn your long-term career goals into reality Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Oct 01, 2019
Nail your year-end review
431
Plan now for an annual review that propels your career forward Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 30, 2019
The one habit that can revolutionize your time
361
A listener shares how tragedy led her to make time for adventure Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 27, 2019
Give each parent one night off
395
Parents can make time for hobbies too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 26, 2019
Choose the ideas that matter most
307
Productivity expert Charlie Gilkey offers an exercise for narrowing down your to-do list Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 25, 2019
Embrace the thrashing
363
Productivity expert Charlie Gilkey shares a tip for making it through challenging projects Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 24, 2019
Reach out to someone you admire
374
How to build connections with high-profile people Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 23, 2019
Try something scary
422
Emotional intensity can stretch the experience of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 20, 2019
Elevate the everyday
364
Little splurges can boost happiness more than big ones Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 19, 2019
Explore your own city
340
Make memories by becoming a local tourist Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 18, 2019
How to cope with 12-hour days
479
A listener asks how to survive long work hours Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 17, 2019
Meal planning made simple
376
A listener shares strategies for feeding a family on busy nights Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 16, 2019
How to capture good ideas
375
A listener asks how to put brilliance into action Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 13, 2019
Pick up the phone
288
Even cold calls don’t have to be scary Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 12, 2019
The biggest time waster of all
349
Spending time mindlessly burns more hours than anything else Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 11, 2019
Don't ask ‘what do you do?’
327
Try better conversation starters to spark meaningful connections Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 10, 2019
Is there time for a second job?
397
A listener wonders what her schedule can accommodate Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 09, 2019
Leave work on time, guilt-free
367
End your workday feeling satisfied and accomplished Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 06, 2019
How to quit without burning bridges
313
Leave on a high note and preserve future opportunities Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 05, 2019
Boost your paycheck
431
How to increase your income over the next two years Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 04, 2019
Is part-time work the best option?
454
Working fewer hours doesn’t always improve work/life balance Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 03, 2019
Craft a job you love
576
Celebrate Labor Day by crafting a job that works for you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sep 02, 2019
Go back to school (without going back to school)
342
Monthly projects during the school year can improve anyone’s life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 30, 2019
Try a "Power Hour"
268
Speed through nagging tasks so you feel less busy while getting more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 29, 2019
Beware “procrasti-clearing”
295
Outer Order, Inner Calm author Gretchen Rubin warns that sometimes even productive tasks waste time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 28, 2019
Assign each day a task
333
Make progress by scheduling recurring tasks for a particular day of the week Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 27, 2019
Abandon a project
333
Outer Order, Inner Calm author Gretchen Rubin shares a tip for freeing up mental space Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 26, 2019
Create a time “emergency fund”
390
You can’t really bank time, but you can make space for emergencies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 23, 2019
Plan a realistic ideal week
390
Big changes become doable when you think through your hours Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 22, 2019
One way to beat traffic
349
Spend more time exercising, and less time in the car Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 21, 2019
Make your team more productive
304
A group break can help bring a team together Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 20, 2019
When you have too much time
473
Newly retired? Between jobs? How to optimize time that feels unstructured Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 19, 2019
The gift of full focus
381
Full focus — even for a few minutes — can deepen any relationship Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 16, 2019
A new way to think about sleep
277
A little mindset shift can help you get to bed on time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 15, 2019
Write smarter emails
326
A listener shares a suggestion for keeping messages clear Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 14, 2019
Find time to be creative
447
A listener asks how to find time for creativity when she writes for a living too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 13, 2019
Create a better to-do list
373
A listener suggests giving all tasks a time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 12, 2019
How to build a new habit
361
Increase the chances that your new habit sticks Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 09, 2019
How to end well
380
Even good habits might need to change — here’s how to do it Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 08, 2019
Why I run every day
438
Committing to a daily habit can change your life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 07, 2019
Little tweaks, big results
374
These easy changes can have a big impact in the long run Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 06, 2019
Celebrate good habits
435
Habits matter. Here’s why you should honor your good ones. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 05, 2019
Travel and work/life balance
391
How to make frequent travel easier on yourself and your family Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 02, 2019
Business trip adventures
418
Even on a business trip you can do little things to make life feel rich and full Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Aug 01, 2019
Save time by packing smart
462
Don't check bags if you can avoid it! Here’s how to pull it off.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 31, 2019
Little travel hacks
386
These strategies will save you time and hassle Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 30, 2019
How to stay productive on the road
413
Travel can sap energy, but if you handle it well, you can get a lot done. Listen to Everywhere on Apple Podcasts, or on the iHeartRadio app, or wherever you get your podcasts. The first five episodes are now available! Listen here.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 29, 2019
You can quit in the middle
533
How to walk away from things that are no longer a good use of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 26, 2019
Read at lunch
382
Give yourself a little literary treat in the middle of the work day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 25, 2019
Email mistakes you shouldn’t make
425
Avoid disasters with these smart email strategies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 24, 2019
Why it’s smart to follow your passion
451
Success is a volume game — so spend a lot of time on the things you love Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 23, 2019
Should you make your bed?
426
Sometimes order matters, but sometimes good enough is good enough Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 22, 2019
Relax when you have a short weekend
396
A listener with a 6-day workweek learns to maximize a day off Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 19, 2019
Stage a mental rehearsal
319
Prepare wisely for any high-stakes event Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 18, 2019
How long will this take?
539
Good time managers become masters at the skill of estimating time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 17, 2019
Is time management dehumanizing?
364
A listener asks if planning every minute spoils the experience of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 16, 2019
What should you do the night before?
396
Prepping at night for the morning doesn’t always save time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 15, 2019
Set a timer
297
Use your snooze button — and other timers — to help you focus Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 12, 2019
Clear out your calendar
343
How to rescue a day that looks busy but not productive Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 11, 2019
Commute with a friend
336
Turn wasted time into a highlight of your day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 10, 2019
Get out of a slump
404
A listener asks how to stay motivated when the excitement of a project wears off Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 09, 2019
Revisit those New Year's resolutions
409
The year is half over, but you can still achieve your January goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 08, 2019
Make time for a side hustle
424
Find time for extra cash without quitting your day job Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 05, 2019
How to buy happiness
327
Money can boost happiness, if you spend it right Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 04, 2019
Save time and money
336
Sometimes being efficient is frugal too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 03, 2019
Penny-wise, pound foolish
341
Time is valuable. Don’t underestimate its worth.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 02, 2019
What is your time worth?
477
Smart ways to think about the balance between money and time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jul 01, 2019
Ease your transition back to work
296
How to stop feeling like you need a vacation after your vacation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 28, 2019
How to handle work on vacation
339
Get what has to happen done without ruining the vibe Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 27, 2019
Vacation plans vs. spontaneity
331
How to achieve the right balance of plans and possibility Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 26, 2019
How to maximize your vacation days
372
Schedule big adventures with smart vacation strategies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 25, 2019
Vacations are productive
454
Everyone needs a break. Here’s why you should take yours. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 24, 2019
Keep a highlight journal
309
A listener shares a practical suggestion for ending the day well Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 21, 2019
Enjoy social media without wasting time
414
Smart strategies for limiting social media breaks Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 20, 2019
Try carschooling
440
A long commute can be a great time for self-improvement Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 19, 2019
Improve your conference calls
399
Stop counting minutes (and multi-tasking) with these tips Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 18, 2019
Make time to mentor
369
Nurturing new talent can be a great use of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 17, 2019
How remote teams stay connected
334
Face time is great, but you can build relationships wherever your colleagues work.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 14, 2019
Don't make this work-from-home mistake
304
Even remote workers need breaks from time to time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 13, 2019
Wednesday is the best day to work from home
280
Don't ask for Fridays! A mid-week remote work day boosts productivity and morale. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 12, 2019
Kick work-from-home distractions
347
A listener asks how to stay focused when she works in her home office. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 11, 2019
How to ask to work from home
538
Skipping the commute saves time. Here’s how to negotiate work-from-home days.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 10, 2019
Use bits of time for bits of joy
377
Got five minutes? Here’s what you can do instead of checking email (again). Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 07, 2019
Schedule a mental health morning
316
A listener shares how taking a short break makes life feel more doable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 06, 2019
Keep one calendar
474
Don’t drop the ball! Keep a list of your work and personal commitments in one place. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 05, 2019
Try a calendar meeting
470
This one habit can make your home life more calm and fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 04, 2019
Get it out of your head
416
A listener shares the list-making strategy that helps her feel less busy while getting more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jun 03, 2019
Pair little tasks
357
Make good habits automatic with this one simple trick.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 31, 2019
How to be more persistent
377
Rewrite your story to view disappointment in context. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 30, 2019
Be a better listener
397
Enjoy conversations more by ending this one bad habit. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 29, 2019
Keep your to-do list short
431
The secret to happiness is making sure expectations match reality. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 28, 2019
Stop using the word "busy"
410
“Busy” is not a synonym for “fine.” Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 27, 2019
Your best long weekend ever
427
Time off is too precious to be totally leisurely about leisure. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 24, 2019
10 minutes to a better morning
376
Morning routines don’t need to be elaborate. Ten minutes can change your life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 23, 2019
Be a communication chameleon
388
Avoid misunderstandings by communicating with people the way they like. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 22, 2019
Hold office hours
414
Need to focus? This surprising strategy can minimize interruptions. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 21, 2019
Love your Mondays
351
Small schedule tweaks can keep the Monday blues at bay Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 20, 2019
What procrastination can teach us
345
Get curious about procrastination — and achieve breakthroughs. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 17, 2019
Hold yourself accountable
386
Feeling unmotivated? An accountability partner can help. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 16, 2019
Do the tough stuff first
377
The case for just getting it over with Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 15, 2019
Big goals, little steps
425
Conquer procrastination by breaking a big goal into small chunks Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 14, 2019
Why we procrastinate
414
This week's episodes are about putting things off — including why we all do it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 13, 2019
Plan it in, do it anyway
482
Want a good life? Think beyond how you feel right now. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 10, 2019
Send handwritten notes
457
Making people feel special doesn’t take much time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 09, 2019
How many hours should you work?
531
How to succeed without working around the clock Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 08, 2019
Going to a conference? Do this.
438
Smart conference-goers focus on relationships, not the panels. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 07, 2019
Make your phone less interesting
432
A listener shares how she kicked her phone habit Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 06, 2019
Don’t grocery shop on weekends
406
Protect time for family and fun with this surprising strategy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 03, 2019
Thursday is the real hump day
339
Celebrate the real mid-point of the week. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 02, 2019
Stop forgetting things
451
Never lose your sunglasses or miss a date again with these little life hacks. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
May 01, 2019
Consult your inner mentor
390
Tap your own intuition when you need to make a difficult choice fast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 30, 2019
Watch TV wisely
387
How to enjoy TV without it taking over your life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 29, 2019
Why you should go to happy hour
346
Sometimes, chatting with your colleagues is more productive than sitting at your desk. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 26, 2019
Create a praise file
267
This simple strategy can help turn even the worst day around. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 25, 2019
Avoid the 2 p.m. slump
360
Get more done in less time with Laura’s tips for making it through everyone’s least favorite time of the afternoon. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 24, 2019
The genius of taco Tuesday
318
Save time and mental energy by making some decisions automatic. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 23, 2019
Make yourself stand out
415
Grow your network — and work more efficiently — by sharing your big ideas with the world. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 22, 2019
In praise of effortful fun
427
Bored with social media? Enjoy more meaningful leisure time by being intentional with your time off. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 19, 2019
Try a desk day
382
A listener shares a tip that has made her weeks more calm and productive. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 18, 2019
Stay afloat when life is overwhelming
419
A listener asks how to cope with too much work and too little time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 17, 2019
How to get more ideas
281
Stumped? A simple strategy will nudge more breakthroughs. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 16, 2019
Stop wasting time in meetings
517
Get more done and get out on time with these tips for smarter meetings. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 15, 2019
Plan a mini-adventure today
325
More memories means more time. Find out how (and why) to make today stand out. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 12, 2019
Try a split shift
349
Protect family time and get your work done with this one tweak to your schedule. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 11, 2019
How to stop multi-tasking (mostly)
277
Doing too much at once? Here’s how to focus and become more engaged. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 10, 2019
How to stop being late
407
Quit rushing and feel more calm with one incredibly simple strategy for being on time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 09, 2019
Create a List of 100 Dreams
337
What would you like to spend more time doing? Learn about the most fun list you’ll ever make. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 08, 2019
An easy way to network
328
Build a thriving network with this one habit that takes less than 10 minutes a day. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 05, 2019
How to exercise during the work day
309
In an office from 9 to 5? You can still exercise — maybe even with your manager’s blessing! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 04, 2019
Think 168 hours, not 24
370
Never enough hours in the day? No problem. We don’t live our lives in days. We live our lives in weeks. Change your mindset to feel better about work, family, and everything in between. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 03, 2019
Morning routines when you have a family
363
People with family responsibilities can do great things before breakfast too. The key is a little creativity (and flexibility). Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 02, 2019
What makes a good morning routine?
371
Mornings are a great time for getting things done. A few smart strategies will make you excited to get out of bed. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Apr 01, 2019
Plan something fun for Sunday night
255
End the Sunday night blues for good with Laura’s favorite weekend planning tip. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 29, 2019
Make time for friends
407
Time spent with friends feels magical. Here’s how to build more of it into your life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 28, 2019
How to Spend Less Time on Email
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Email can expand to fill all available space. One Before Breakfast listener writes in with an inbox strategy that has helped her do better work for her clients without getting burned out. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 27, 2019
Give yourself a bedtime
344
More sleep is life-changing. If you can’t sleep in, here’s your next best option. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 26, 2019
How to quit the snooze button
323
Find more time in your day — and sleep better — by learning how to kick the snooze button habit for good. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 25, 2019
Plan your weeks on Fridays
358
This simple planning habit changed Laura’s life, and it can change yours too. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 22, 2019
Be kind to your future self
303
Learn how to free up time in the future so you can focus on your biggest goals. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 21, 2019
Make time to read
469
Even busy people can find time to read. With this episode’s strategies, you’ll plow through War and Peace in no time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 20, 2019
Why I track time
540
Laura explains what she’s learned from tracking her time, and why you should try it too. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 19, 2019
Wasting time
453
What does it mean to waste time? Laura offers a new definition of what it means to be productive. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 18, 2019
There are no typical days
538
Laura describes a “typical” day, and yesterday, and explains why they’re never quite the same. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 18, 2019
Why time matters
530
Life is lived in hours. In this first episode of the Before Breakfast podcast, host Laura Vanderkam explains why smart time management is the key to a well-lived life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 18, 2019
Before Breakfast Trailer
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Time management expert Laura Vanderkam introduces Before Breakfast, a show featuring productivity tips designed to take your day from great to awesome.  Coming March 18, 2019. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mar 01, 2019