Before Breakfast

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 May 24, 2019

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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.

Episode Date
Try a relocation
359
Change the scenery, even if you can’t take a vacation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 25, 2021
Something to talk about
359
Have a good answer for “what have you been up to?” Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 24, 2021
Adventures in the time of coronavirus
420
Everyone needs something to look forward to Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 23, 2021
Keep up with circumstantial friends
409
Stay in touch, even when circumstances change Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 22, 2021
The New Corner Office: Become a webinar enthusiast
251
How to homeschool yourself Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 21, 2021
Second Cup: Less clickbait. More curation.
301
Take charge of your time on the Internet Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 20, 2021
A crisis can be a turning point
338
Low moments can lead to new opportunities Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 19, 2021
Take a screen shot
331
How to remember things on the fly Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 18, 2021
Tighten your to-do list
502
How to guarantee a productive work day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 17, 2021
Make it just as special
373
Deprivation doesn’t work in the long run Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 16, 2021
What else could that buy?
359
Every dollar is worth the same Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 15, 2021
The New Corner Office: Clean your space
299
End the week by cleaning off your desk Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 14, 2021
Second Cup: When should you schedule meetings?
309
A listener asks when to schedule meetings that might be intense Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 13, 2021
You don’t have to talk about it
411
Save your energy for the arguments that matter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 12, 2021
Plan B is Plan A with water
336
Don't let minor annoyances keep you from your intentions Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 11, 2021
Episode 500: Go from great to awesome
506
Time is what you make of it Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 10, 2021
Not too easy, not too hard
357
Find the sweet spot where progress is possible Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 09, 2021
No one wins a misery contest
408
Don't suffer unless it’s worth it Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 08, 2021
The New Corner Office: Working from home is a skill
271
With time and practice, life will get better Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 07, 2021
Second Cup: Do what you loved as a kid
326
Look backward to give your leisure time focus Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 06, 2021
The Friday email that’s fun to send
403
Create and share a weekend schedule Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 05, 2021
Email yourself
329
How not to forget things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 04, 2021
One more day
300
Before you quit, just do today Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 03, 2021
How to enjoy six more weeks of winter
348
Happiness is about mindset and plans Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 02, 2021
Follow up
330
Persistence pays off, so put it on the calendar Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 01, 2021
The New Corner Office: Childcare when you work from home
341
When you need to focus, put someone else in charge Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 31, 2021
Second Cup: What to stash in your car
383
Be prepared for anything when you’re on the road *This episode was recorded at the beginning of lockdown Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 30, 2021
Look through vacation photos
299
Take a mini-vacation, all on your phone Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 29, 2021
Use it now
351
Life itself can be a special occasion Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 28, 2021
Write your own fortune
387
Our future is golden and full of delights Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 27, 2021
When you're tired take a walk
311
Perk yourself up, no sugary snacks needed  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 26, 2021
Use your freedom
381
You have more say over your time than you think Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 25, 2021
The New Corner Office: Move beyond the urgent
328
Schedule time to think about important things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 24, 2021
Second Cup: Easy ways to eat more produce
354
Small changes add up to a healthier, more energetic you *this episode was recorded before covid Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 24, 2021
Let people help
302
When help is freely offered, just say yes Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 22, 2021
Don't keep score
398
All relationships go through ups and downs Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 21, 2021
Try a challenge
362
Sign up for a guided project to shake up your routine Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 20, 2021
Friendship isn’t efficient — and that’s OK
408
People take time, but they’re a good use of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 19, 2021
The second best time is now
390
Don't waste more time on regret Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 18, 2021
The New Corner Office: Be your own receptionist
235
Try taking a front-line view of your organization Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 17, 2021
Second Cup: Check the news once a day
285
Stay informed without getting (too) overwhelmed Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 16, 2021
When you bill time
469
Maximize focus when distractions abound Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 15, 2021
Before you quit
355
Make sure you don’t give up by accident Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 14, 2021
One chapter a day
330
Tiny steps add up to big results Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 13, 2021
Do it after your must-do
360
Give yourself another incentive to stop procrastinating Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 12, 2021
None vs. not as much as I want
357
Make sure your narrative reflects reality Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 11, 2021
The New Corner Office: Do what’s necessary (unless you decide to do more)
335
Decide when good enough is good enough and when it isn’t Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 10, 2021
Second Cup: Build in reflective time
405
Hitting pause for a few minutes can make time feel expansive *This episode may have been recorded before Covid-19 so some of the advice may not take it into account Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 09, 2021
Normalize imperfection
358
Let people see your rough patches and you’ll all feel closer Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 08, 2021
What have you forgotten?
368
If you’ve stopped a habit, ask if you’d like to add it back in Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 07, 2021
Pastimes not passing time
386
Hobbies can be more rewarding than screen time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 06, 2021
Makeover your mornings
414
Make space for good things that life can crowd out Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 05, 2021
Time is a blank slate
415
All time passes, but what it is filled with is largely up to you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 04, 2021
Introducing: Prodigy
113
Prodigy examines questions about our psychology and performance. For example: What determines our behavior, environment or genetics and how can we measure their effects? What are personality disorders and how do they influence the way our minds work? Why do accidental savants exist and can we recreate them? What is the psychology of gift giving? Hosted by Lowell Brillante who interviews more than 30 academics to get a better understanding of intelligence. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 04, 2021
Your opinion counts
330
How to solicit more feedback Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 03, 2021
Second Cup: The joy of killing time
364
Rediscover forms of fun that are supposed to fill hours Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 02, 2021
Resolve to have more fun
325
The best resolution to make the new year feel full of joy Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 01, 2021
Plans will change — plan anyway
350
Thinking about the future is wise, even when it’s unknowable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 31, 2020
Exercise with a purpose
407
The real way to make your exercise resolutions stick Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 30, 2020
Complete the set
345
When you’ve done a lot of something, sometimes it’s fun to do all of it Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 29, 2020
Go shopping in your own home
323
Save money and time by using what you already have Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 28, 2020
The New Corner Office: Check your bags
325
Make sure you have what you need to do your best work Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 27, 2020
Second Cup: Record what makes each day special
354
How to make life more memorable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 26, 2020
Lift a low mood
382
Figure out how to put a smile on your loved ones’ faces Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 25, 2020
Connect when it counts
337
Be the person who reaches out when no one else does Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 24, 2020
Take a spending pause
343
Try sitting out the sales for a few days to be happier with your purchases Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 23, 2020
Watch those wake-ups
447
Track your sleep so you can wake well-rested Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 22, 2020
There are no typical weeks
414
Don't wait for the perfect week to work toward your goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 21, 2020
Throw a good virtual party
359
Toast the season, even when you can’t be together Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 20, 2020
Second Cup: A surprising lesson from Mr. Rogers
419
Transition rituals can help everyone be more calm and present Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 19, 2020
Even a rainy break is a good break
291
Getting outside is good in any kind of weather Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 18, 2020
Read, see, cook, do
387
A mini-bucket list makes resolutions doable and fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 17, 2020
Practice your resolutions
336
How to begin the new year with a running start Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 16, 2020
One minute for anticipation
337
Pushing pleasure forward a little maximizes the fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 15, 2020
It really is the thought that counts
371
Why you don’t need to feel stressed about gift giving Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 14, 2020
The New Corner Office: Let your opening be your overture
316
A lesson from orchestras on how to start your meetings Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 13, 2020
Second Cup: Keep a Good Time journal
399
A simple strategy can help you spend more time on work you love Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 12, 2020
Deck unexpected halls
329
Put a touch of cheer wherever it will bring cheer Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 11, 2020
Learn from experience carefully
409
Make sure you’re getting useful feedback Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 10, 2020
Keep a ‘nice to have’ list
291
Stay organized, even about things you don’t immediately need Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 09, 2020
Make it evergreen
329
Don't put deadlines where they don't need to be Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 08, 2020
Subscribe to your local newspaper
361
Find some serendipity, and be in the know Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 07, 2020
The New Corner Office: Do the fun work
326
Make time for work that excites you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 06, 2020
Second Cup: Get ready for bed before bedtime
310
Make it easier to get enough sleep Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 05, 2020
Be a good gift recipient
378
Help loved ones by being easy to shop for Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 04, 2020
It's OK to be a late bloomer
460
Figuring out what you love leads to long-term success Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 03, 2020
You are in charge of yourself
355
Emotions like fear are interesting, but not the whole story Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 02, 2020
Blues Clues in the kitchen and life
370
Repetition helps build skills and confidence Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 01, 2020
How often rather than how much
399
Frequency matters more than intensity for building habits Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 30, 2020
Second Cup: Nurture your virtual relationships
426
How to stay connected with people you don’t see in person Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 28, 2020
Streamline gift giving
376
Save time and make people smile too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 27, 2020
Start a new tradition
335
Make the holidays fun — even now Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 26, 2020
Be a little deaf sometimes
323
You don't have to react to everything Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 25, 2020
Watch the sun rise or set
332
Enjoy a little moment of wonder, available twice a day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 24, 2020
Read through a book flight
366
Discover the fun of being immersed in a topic Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 23, 2020
The New Corner Office: Deck your walls
356
Make your office a reflection of you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 22, 2020
Second Cup: Get outside for 20 minutes
336
This little resolution can make life feel more doable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 21, 2020
Seek out silence
309
In a noisy world, a little stillness goes a long way Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 20, 2020
Try bite-sized meditation
359
How even busy people can practice moments of calm Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 19, 2020
Go off autopilot
355
Turn a routine action into something more mindful Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 18, 2020
Pass it on
308
Make giving recommendations a habit Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 17, 2020
When’s the next big thing?
361
Life is better when there’s something to look forward to Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 16, 2020
Second Cup: How to work from home with kids around
350
Stay sane and make the most of a less-than-ideal situation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 14, 2020
Don't succumb to the Big Ben problem
296
Don't overlook adventures just because they’re close by Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 13, 2020
The wisdom of candy corn
305
Why it pays to keep treats rare Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 12, 2020
How will this affect my time?
337
Smart purchases improve day-to-day life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 11, 2020
Choose the bigger life
350
How to spend life’s 800,000 hours well Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 10, 2020
Your 800,000 hours
390
Time is precious and time is plentiful Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 09, 2020
Second Cup: Thank people twice
309
This gratitude practice doubles the good feelings Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 07, 2020
Sign up for lessons
345
Grown-ups need activities too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 06, 2020
Get good gear
320
Be prepared for winter and the cold won’t matter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 05, 2020
Pick some low-hanging fruit
342
Small changes can have a big impact Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 04, 2020
Get rid of the reasons to quit
443
Figure out what is undermining your goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 03, 2020
The New Corner Office: Ask for introductions
359
Grow your network by asking for referrals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 02, 2020
Just tackle one spot
358
Make overwhelming projects feel doable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 02, 2020
Second Cup: Write fast, edit slow
345
Get your ideas down, then critique later Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 31, 2020
Celebrate in different ways
346
Think now about how to make sure the holidays feel festive Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 30, 2020
Stop by the library
366
How to add more serendipity — and books — to your life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 29, 2020
Change your clocks, nudge new habits
311
What do you need to do twice a year? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 28, 2020
Try a new cuisine
282
Shake up the weekday meal time routine Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 27, 2020
Choose your planner
375
Advice on how to stay organized next year Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 26, 2020
The New Corner Office: Do 100 jumping jacks a day
350
Little bursts of movement boost productivity Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 26, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 24, 2020
A spoonful of sugar helps
275
Pair what you want to do with what you want yourself to do Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 23, 2020
Make it a challenge
343
Turn a constraint into something more fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 22, 2020
Buy more books
316
The best way to learn more, and spend less time online Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 21, 2020
Find your people
415
How to find or join a goal-pursuing group Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 20, 2020
The New Corner Office: Love your Monday morning rituals
253
Start Monday well with whatever makes you smile Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 19, 2020
Set group goals
315
Like-minded people can help you achieve great things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 19, 2020
Second Cup: Write smarter emails
326
A listener shares a suggestion for keeping messages clear Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 17, 2020
Take a weekend day trip
315
A day-long adventure can change how you see time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 16, 2020
Don't be just a spectator
320
Use social media for inspiration, not escapism Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 15, 2020
How to wait
337
See if you can enjoy, rather than endure, wait times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 14, 2020
Like cash, but better
365
Dress up cash gifts to make them more meaningful Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 13, 2020
The New Corner Office: Monday isn’t the only day
292
Spread your priorities over the whole week Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 12, 2020
Do it or be done with it
326
A listener asks how to tell if something is a priority Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 12, 2020
Second Cup: Batch your weekend chores
396
Take back your weekends from have-to-dos Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 10, 2020
Power through
324
Use the last hour or two of Friday well Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 09, 2020
Get a real alarm clock
286
Why you shouldn’t let your smart phone wake you up Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 08, 2020
Solve each problem once
288
Make a template, or fix it for good Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 07, 2020
Add up the full time cost
340
Make sure you know what you’re getting in to Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 06, 2020
The New Corner Office: Make a Monday night commitment
243
Start the week right with a reason to stop work Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 05, 2020
Make time-centric decisions
341
Put time at the forefront when considering options Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 05, 2020
Second Cup: When you’re up in the middle of the night
320
Tossing and turning? How to cope with less-than-ideal sleep Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 03, 2020
Don't make life a chore
342
You don’t have to put everything on the to-do list Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 02, 2020
Go low maintenance
359
Save time while getting ready for the day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Oct 01, 2020
Every dollar is worth the same
361
Spend less on the big stuff so there’s more for fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 30, 2020
Make connection automatic
370
Get together with friends at the same time every week Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 29, 2020
The New Corner Office: Savor your Monday lunch break
275
Keep the weekend vibe going with a break you enjoy Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 28, 2020
Make an anytime fun list
318
Brainstorm ideas for enjoying life as it happens Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 28, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 26, 2020
Take it week by week
329
Plan a little — but not too far — into the future Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 25, 2020
Remember names
366
Names matter — here’s how to stop forgetting Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 24, 2020
Use before, after, and middle photos
355
How to see that you are making progress Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 23, 2020
Leave better voice mails
288
Be clear, and get people to call you back Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 22, 2020
The New Corner Office: What makes a good week?
293
Set challenging but doable objectives to win the week ahead Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 21, 2020
Make a quick fix list
287
Tackle those nagging tasks, one at a time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 21, 2020
Second Cup: Practice makes perfect
477
Build in time to practice and you can achieve a career breakthrough Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 19, 2020
Tidy up faster
270
How to keep surfaces clear and make cleaning a breeze Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 18, 2020
Re-use it
345
Save time and money by extending objects’ useful lives Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 17, 2020
Give yourself advice
290
How to take an outside perspective on your dilemmas Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 17, 2020
Vary your route
275
Introduce a little variety to discover new favorite things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 15, 2020
It's not always your job
304
Pace yourself through challenging times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 14, 2020
The New Corner Office: Map your meetings
295
A little strategy can make work feel more doable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 14, 2020
Second Cup: How many hours should you work?
531
How to succeed without working around the clock Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 12, 2020
Go screen-free for 24 hours
336
Go offline to feel like you have more time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 11, 2020
Routines need a purpose
335
Be clear on the reason, and more flexible on the details Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 10, 2020
Get (a little) more sleep
362
Even a few minutes can make a big difference Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 09, 2020
Picture your second act
338
Thinking through your future day-to-day life can inspire good habits Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 08, 2020
The New Corner Office: Save brainpower for important stuff
258
Steward your energy by making Monday decisions automatic Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 07, 2020
Make yourself a haven
307
Create a spot where you can truly relax Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 07, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 05, 2020
Change something you’ve stopped seeing
308
A little switch can change your whole perspective Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 04, 2020
Make relationship goals
363
Challenge yourself to invest in friends and family Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 03, 2020
Your to-do list is a Ferris Wheel
287
Develop the discipline to focus on a few priorities at a time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 02, 2020
Note what you don’t miss
298
Unnoticed absences can suggest how to save time and money Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Sep 01, 2020
The New Corner Office: Give your week a theme
261
Choose a focus and get more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 31, 2020
The New Corner Office: Give your week a theme
261
Choose a focus and get more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 31, 2020
Invite stories, not explanations
344
Find solutions by framing questions wisely Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 31, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 29, 2020
Try a Sunday basket
293
A smart technique to stop dropping the ball Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 28, 2020
Stop drowning in paper
406
Less clutter means more space and time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 27, 2020
Decide Saturday on Wednesday
301
How to guarantee a great weekend Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 26, 2020
Unsubscribe
301
Opt out of information that’s no longer serving you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 25, 2020
The New Corner Office: Craft a Monday morning reflection
286
Smart rituals can help you start the week right Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 24, 2020
Smile with your words
352
Mask on? Convey your emotions in other ways Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 24, 2020
Second Cup: Enjoy social media without wasting time
414
Smart strategies for limiting social media breaks Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 22, 2020
Find something to look forward to
331
Anticipation keeps life from feeling like a slog Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 21, 2020
Spark better dinner conversations
330
Find something to talk about, even if you’ve all been home all day Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 20, 2020
Take the break you need
341
Analyze your biggest stressors to get the best relief Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 19, 2020
Why (and how) to talk money
380
A few financial conversations can make you wiser (and wealthier) Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 18, 2020
The New Corner Office: Plan Monday before Monday
247
Mondays go better if you plan before the week starts Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 17, 2020
Start what you can finish
307
Check time available and energy levels before starting a big project Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 17, 2020
Second Cup: Create online water cooler moments
308
How to network online like a pro Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 15, 2020
See what gets thrown away
299
Save money and waste less by monitoring what you throw out Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 14, 2020
Productive or active?
293
Check in periodically to see when you’re spinning your wheels Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 13, 2020
Before you turn on the TV
338
Think about what other leisure options might feel satisfying Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 12, 2020
Create a box of fun
326
Try this easy way to keep kids entertained Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 11, 2020
The New Corner Office: Make Mondays Matter
281
Skipping the commute? Boost your career instead. Fueled by Nature Valley Packed Sustained Energy Bars Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 10, 2020
It’s your schedule
310
You don't have to accept the first time slot offered Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 10, 2020
If you’re going to work on weekends
289
Get stuff done without losing time off Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 09, 2020
When you’re up in the middle of the night
320
Tossing and turning? How to cope with less-than-ideal sleep Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 08, 2020
Invite others to celebrate your wins
266
Honor accomplishments by sharing the fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 07, 2020
Accept a compliment
313
Don't bat away praise Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 06, 2020
Praise the group, praise yourself
275
Share your good work by complimenting others too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 05, 2020
Willpower is over-rated
311
Change your environment, rather than yourself Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 04, 2020
Notice favorite things
335
Keep track of what friends and family love Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 03, 2020
The New Corner Office: Put your kids to work
254
How to involve kids in your work life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 02, 2020
Second Cup: Should you make your bed?
426
Sometimes order matters, but sometimes good enough is good enough Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Aug 01, 2020
Find your cause
385
Go all in to make a big difference Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 31, 2020
Find a starting point
310
Choose one small thing to improve Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 30, 2020
Use templates to save time
330
Don't start from scratch on everything Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 29, 2020
Ask about a prior success
294
How to keep negotiations positive Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 28, 2020
Open with "Tell me your perspective"
322
Cast a wide net when seeking solutions Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 27, 2020
The New Corner Office: Seek out feedback
331
Want to improve? Ask for advice Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 26, 2020
How to ask for help
316
People respond best to personal, specific requests Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 25, 2020
And not but
307
Build on ideas, rather than discounting them Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 24, 2020
Cope with constant interruptions
322
Use bits of time for bits of joy Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 23, 2020
Try identity-based habits
278
Think about the kind of person you’d like to be Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 22, 2020
Make your own corner office
389
Take charge of your career, and your life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 21, 2020
But first this
336
Persist to a natural stopping point to get more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 20, 2020
What to do when you finish early
296
Get ahead, relax, or dream big Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 19, 2020
Prototype your next step
387
Use a tip from the book Design Your Life to figure out what’s next Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 18, 2020
Giving feels good
380
Boost well-being by spending on others Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 17, 2020
You've got it in your pocket
422
Have ready-made responses for awkward questions Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 16, 2020
Counter program your life
317
The case for making the most of off-peak times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 15, 2020
Sometimes, buy an extra
308
Duplicates can make life more efficient Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 14, 2020
Make Monday morning fun
297
Start the week with something to savor Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 13, 2020
Why and how to start a podcast
346
A fun way to build your reputation and network Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 12, 2020
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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 11, 2020
Busy people need hobbies
346
Mindful leisure can change your perspective on time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 10, 2020
Try again
375
Not everything goes well the first time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 09, 2020
Know your burn rate
324
Save time and money by knowing how much you use Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 08, 2020
Use the index card method
282
Hone your priorities, get more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 07, 2020
Organize a virtual family scavenger hunt
266
A listener suggests one way to stay close with relatives Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 06, 2020
Thanks for your feedback
239
How to handle less-than-helpful advice Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 05, 2020
Second Cup: Set a timer
297
Use your snooze button — and other timers — to help you focus Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 04, 2020
Don't miss twice
256
Stick with your habits, even without perfection Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 03, 2020
Batch similar tasks
344
Save time by getting in a groove Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 02, 2020
Only take the advice that makes it easier
300
How to choose what advice is worth listening to Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 01, 2020
Calling all logophiles
299
Learn some new words, for better writing and fun Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 30, 2020
Get to know your neighbors
295
Connect with the people near you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 29, 2020
Use work windows
328
Create a schedule for collaboration and flexibility Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 28, 2020
Second Cup: Pick up the phone
288
Even cold calls don’t have to be scary Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 27, 2020
Get to know your backyard
262
Learn about the landscape to connect with nature Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 26, 2020
Read a poem
305
Start a new reading habit to elevate daily life Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 25, 2020
Do what you loved as a kid
326
Look backward to give your leisure time focus Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 24, 2020
Daydreaming is productive
287
Thinking of the future helps shape the present Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 23, 2020
Agree on the whole before divvying up the parts
348
How to split household work fairly Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 22, 2020
The New Corner Office: Even a short break can help
245
Recharge in just a few minutes Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 21, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 20, 2020
One at a time
336
A listener asks how to tackle multiple projects Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 19, 2020
If it’s done it’s right
343
Let others do things in their own way Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 18, 2020
Build memories with a long term project
339
Give time a purpose Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 17, 2020
Pause before a yes
264
How to free up space in the future Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 16, 2020
Take a picture, then let it go
278
Learn to part with sentimental clutter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 15, 2020
The New Corner Office: Work in your parked car
265
How to ensure a little bit of quiet Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 14, 2020
Second Cup: Make time to mentor
369
Nurturing new talent can be a great use of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 13, 2020
Keep what’s working
342
Reflect on time’s new rhythms and what’s worth keeping Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 12, 2020
Go outside after dinner
293
How to make summer feel a little more special Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 11, 2020
Give a friend a podcast
303
Share a show and you both reap the benefits Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 10, 2020
When to listen to podcasts
404
Here’s how to keep up with your favorite shows Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 09, 2020
Try a one-sentence journal
357
How to make reflection as easy as possible Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 08, 2020
The New Corner Office: You can do a lot in 25 minutes
335
Why some people love the Pomodoro Technique Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 07, 2020
Second Cup: Teach kids (or anyone) about time
362
Share smart strategies by asking for advice Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 06, 2020
Track your habits
360
Mark your progress and you can get more done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 05, 2020
Try 2-part date nights
317
Make time for your partner and time for friends too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 04, 2020
In praise of cocktail hour
310
Find ways to mark the time and celebrate a day well done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 03, 2020
Gossip for good
334
Let people overhear you say nice things about them Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 02, 2020
Buy yourself an extra month
389
Bump up your emergency fund for the gift of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 01, 2020
The New Corner Office: Should you dress up?
324
What to wear when working from home Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 31, 2020
Second Cup: How to capture good ideas
375
A listener asks how to put brilliance into action Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 30, 2020
Spring clean without losing your weekend
346
How to get big projects done in minimal time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 29, 2020
Embrace quality and quantity time
398
A listener asks how to stay motivated while building relationships Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 28, 2020
Send non-holiday cards now
279
Don't wait for December to spread good cheer Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 27, 2020
Plan for fun in uncertain times
310
When Option A isn’t certain, Option B can be good too Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 26, 2020
You’ve got this
424
Learn a new skill rather than waiting for normalcy Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 25, 2020
The New Corner Office: Have a go-to second workspace
259
Change your location, change your mindset Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 24, 2020
Second Cup: Email mistakes you shouldn’t make
425
Avoid disasters with these smart email strategies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 23, 2020
Celebrate with Friday lunches
343
End the week in an inclusive way Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 22, 2020
When your mornings get crowded
372
A listener asks how to schedule a multi-part morning routine Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 21, 2020
When should you schedule meetings?
309
A listener asks when to schedule meetings that might be intense Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 20, 2020
Have reunion conversations
358
Boost happiness by consciously re-connecting Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 19, 2020
When other people make you late
338
How to cope when people don’t meet deadlines Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 18, 2020
The New Corner Office: Why your home office needs drinks and snacks
302
Minimize disruptions by being prepared Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 17, 2020
Second Cup: How to Spend Less Time on Email
404
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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 16, 2020
Start with a toast
294
Make even normal meals feel special Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 15, 2020
Imagine your best possible self
362
Become more optimistic by writing about your future Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 14, 2020
Find a gratitude partner
332
Count your blessings more effectively Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 13, 2020
Do your happiness homework
365
Take charge of your own happiness, even in tough times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 12, 2020
Plan your exit
308
Save time by thinking about how you’ll leave Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 11, 2020
The New Corner Office: Design your post-pandemic schedule
284
Upheaval creates a chance to rethink assumptions Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 10, 2020
Second Cup: Pair little tasks
357
Make good habits automatic with this one simple trick.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 09, 2020
Double plan your meetings
384
Make meetings less boring by accounting for every minute Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 08, 2020
Give yourself a window
322
Sometimes a range is better than an exact time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 07, 2020
Don't do just one more thing
336
How to stop being late Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 06, 2020
Record what makes each day special
354
How to make life more memorable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 05, 2020
Time the little things
386
Small inefficiencies may not be a big deal Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 04, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 02, 2020
The New Corner Office: Don’t write off Friday afternoons
337
Turn Fridays into your most productive day of the week Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 01, 2020
Don't sleep in on weekends
399
Use the early hours to achieve your goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 01, 2020
Send a photo note
292
Connect with loved ones by sharing memories Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 30, 2020
The New Corner Office: Make a ‘later’ list
266
The real secret to staying focused Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 29, 2020
Be the eye of the storm
336
Don't participate in the drama around you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 29, 2020
Ask subversive (but polite) questions
340
Nudge people to rethink assumptions Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 28, 2020
The New Corner Office: Your backdrop is your personal brand
342
Seize the opportunity to show who you are Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 27, 2020
Take a daily virtual vacation
338
Explore the world instead of wasting time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 27, 2020
The New Corner Office: Curate your view
329
Pay attention to what’s outside your window Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 25, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 25, 2020
Make time to connect
429
Little moments can have a big impact Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 24, 2020
The New Corner Office: Never eat lunch alone
288
Nurture connections over meals — even virtual ones Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 23, 2020
Make time for delight
325
Enjoy life more by noticing what’s marvelous Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 23, 2020
Write fast, edit slow
345
Get your ideas down, then critique later Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 22, 2020
Welcome to The New Corner Office
349
In this era of social distancing, many people are working from home for the first time. Jobs in general are becoming more flexible in terms of hours and location. In The New Corner Office podcast, host Laura Vanderkam shares strategies for thriving in this new and more self-directed world of work. Each episode — released each weekday morning — features a quick tip or an answer to a listener question. The goal is to help listeners succeed in the modern workplace, where ideas matter more than ever, but shoes might be optional.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 21, 2020
Reduce chores, don’t reschedule them
341
You don't save time by just moving tasks around Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 21, 2020
Consider the opportunity cost
384
Every yes is a no to something else Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 20, 2020
Second Cup: Thursday is the real hump day
339
Celebrate the real mid-point of the week. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 18, 2020
Set goals within a range
296
How to challenge yourself in a sustainable way Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 17, 2020
You have as much time today as you ever will
369
Don't assume you’ll be less busy in the future Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 16, 2020
Beware solutions seeking problems
307
Not all life hacks are worth the time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 15, 2020
Get a family uniform
285
One way to build relationships, and have fun in challenging times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 14, 2020
Celebrate milestones along the way
362
Don't wait for the lifetime achievement award to celebrate what goes right Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 13, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 11, 2020
Know what you're there for
415
Make peace with things you don’t really want to do Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 10, 2020
Less clickbait. More curation.
301
Take charge of your time on the Internet Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 09, 2020
Now. Here. This.
318
How to be more present and focused, even in troubling times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 08, 2020
Take the $1000 challenge
378
An exercise from The Money Tree on how to feel financially free Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 07, 2020
Just make that call
335
You don't need to set appointments to chat Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 06, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 04, 2020
The sneaky phrase that tanks your productivity
346
Don't “work on” tasks. Say what you plan to do. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 03, 2020
Imagine a change jar
277
A listener shares how she rewards herself for healthy choices Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 02, 2020
A surprising lesson from Mr. Rogers
419
Transition rituals can help everyone be more calm and present Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 01, 2020
Craft that syllabus
391
Take a systematic approach to learning anything new Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 31, 2020
Do the best job you can today
293
Give yourself grace, but still get stuff done Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 30, 2020
Second Cup: 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://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 28, 2020
Try a picnic breakfast
268
Little adventures are possible, even without going far from home Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 27, 2020
Get ready for bed before bedtime
310
Make it easier to get enough sleep Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 26, 2020
Nurture your virtual relationships
426
How to stay connected with people you don’t see in person Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 25, 2020
The joy of killing time
364
Rediscover forms of fun that are supposed to fill hours Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 24, 2020
Measure the day by task, not time
382
The secret to making remote work effective Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 23, 2020
Second Cup: Make time to read
490
Even busy people can find time to read. With this episode’s strategies, you’ll plow through War and Peace in no time. *Second Cup is Saturday bonus episodes from our archive Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 21, 2020
Give praise that works
365
The best compliments inspire future successes Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 20, 2020
Complete the phrase
310
A listener shares a tip that helps her make progress toward her goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 19, 2020
One year anniversary: Laura’s favorite tips
414
Before Breakfast is a year old! Here are some of Laura’s favorite tips from the last year Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 18, 2020
How to work from home with kids around
350
Stay sane and make the most of a less-than-ideal situation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 17, 2020
Check the news once a day
285
Stay informed without getting (too) overwhelmed Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 16, 2020
Repeat what’s successful
412
It’s OK to stick with the tried and true Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 13, 2020
Thank people twice
309
This gratitude practice doubles the good feelings Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 12, 2020
Make progress on your bucket list
467
A listener asks how to handle multi-year goals Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 11, 2020
What to stash in your car
383
Be prepared for anything when you’re on the road Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 10, 2020
Schedule the next step
353
How to keep big projects on track  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 09, 2020
How to ‘have it all’
400
Work and life don’t have to be in opposition Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 06, 2020
Keep small things small
412
Don't get worked up about the little things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 05, 2020
Work close to the bottom line
335
Focus on revenue to bring focus to your work days Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 04, 2020
Cope with being overwhelmed
381
Tips from Designing Your Work Life for surviving busy times Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 03, 2020
Practice friendship skills
343
Social skills aren’t automatic. Here’s how to improve at them. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 02, 2020
Wash the blueberries
298
A little prep work can deliver a big happiness boost Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 28, 2020
Don't let criticism sting
340
A listener asks how to shrug off unhelpful feedback Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 27, 2020
Have a default choice
408
Don't overthink the little things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 26, 2020
Use ‘shadow values’ in your favor
369
Understanding people’s secret motivations is powerful  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 25, 2020
Leave an encouraging sticky note
301
Don't underestimate the power of a few positive words Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 24, 2020
Greet people with a smile
314
Camp director Audrey Monke shares a simple tip for happier days Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 21, 2020
When to lower your standards
390
Sometimes doing an OK job is perfectly fine Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 20, 2020
Take your optimal work environment with you
379
Bring the right tools to be productive anywhere Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 19, 2020
Start by starting
302
Trying out good habits doesn’t need to be overwhelming Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 18, 2020
Don't just drop hints
315
Stop expecting people to read your mind Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 17, 2020
Little ways to say 'I love you'
348
Flowers are great, but so are these ideas Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 14, 2020
How busy people can meet someone special
418
A listener asks how to find time to date Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 13, 2020
Plan a great weekend for free
356
No (or very low) cost ways to create rich memories Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 12, 2020
Make a first decision
392
Escape decision paralysis by making one first choice Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 11, 2020
Stay motivated when progress is slow
339
Learn to spot forward motion, even when it’s not obvious Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 10, 2020
Pack a snack bag
317
A little tweak makes you happier (and less hungry) Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 07, 2020
Why not throw money at the problem?
357
Sometimes spending more is the right solution Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 06, 2020
Invite people over this weekend
321
Casual get-togethers can be the best sort Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 05, 2020
Re-read an assigned book
345
Great literature can also be a great source of pleasure Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 04, 2020
Would you live today over again?
278
A little lesson from the Groundhog Day movie Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 03, 2020
Batch your weekend chores
396
Take back your weekends from have-to-dos Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 31, 2020
Big family organization hacks
499
Tips for handling life from people handling a crowd Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 30, 2020
Build in reflective time
405
Hitting pause for a few minutes can make time feel expansive Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 29, 2020
Start a project, nurture a relationship
330
Goals can help any relationship grow stronger Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 28, 2020
Easy ways to eat more produce
354
Small changes add up to a healthier, more energetic you Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 27, 2020
Get back on track
365
You don't have to give up on a resolution after a setback Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 24, 2020
Plan a great staycation
363
Advice for truly recharging at home Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 23, 2020
Creative self-care ideas
389
Options beyond bubble baths to make you feel whole Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 22, 2020
Yes, you can exercise at night
400
Evening exercise has more benefits than drawbacks Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 21, 2020
Ask about your colleagues’ goals
370
Learn people’s dreams so you can help them reach them Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 20, 2020
Designate fix-it times
327
Solve those annoying problems that waste time and energy Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 17, 2020
The art of the nap
364
How (and why) to take a quick snooze Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 16, 2020
Build a better lunch break
427
Turn your mid-day meal into a mini-vacation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 15, 2020
Just because you can doesn’t mean you should
416
Even people with flexible schedules need boundaries Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 14, 2020
Skip the feedback sandwich
345
Give constructive feedback with a more authentic approach Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 13, 2020
Take back your time 2020 - Create more white space
492
This is the secret to feeling less rushed and enjoying time more Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 10, 2020
Take back your time 2020 - Move time around
387
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Jan 09, 2020
Take back your time 2020 - First things first
381
Why you should treat your priorities like emergencies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 08, 2020
Take back your time 2020 - Think addition, not subtraction
340
Ask yourself what you’d like to spend more time doing Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 07, 2020
Take back your time 2020 - Mind your hours
450
Want to spend time better? Figure out where it’s going now Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 06, 2020
Clean out your closet
335
Save time every morning by being honest about what works Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 03, 2020
Get outside for 20 minutes
336
This little resolution can make life feel more doable Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 02, 2020
The case for quarterly goals
400
90-day goals can be better than annual ones Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 01, 2020
Where will you be next year?
320
Look forward 12 months to create your own happy endings Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 31, 2019
Use up those gift cards
300
Make a plan for getting your money’s worth Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 30, 2019
Better grocery shopping for busy people
451
Grocery shopping doesn’t have to consume hours Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 27, 2019
How to savor
389
Make good moments pass more slowly Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 26, 2019
Bring joy to the world
345
Any day can be a celebration with acts of kindness Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 25, 2019
When you’re up in the middle of the night
320
Tossing and turning? How to cope with less-than-ideal sleep Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 24, 2019
Keep a Good Time journal
399
A simple strategy can help you spend more time on work you love Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 23, 2019
Switch into play mode
299
Get unstuck by lowering the stakes Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 20, 2019
Choose today’s highlight
342
Figure out what you’ll celebrate and you’ll enjoy all time more Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 19, 2019
How to ask for help
316
People respond best to personal, specific requests Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 18, 2019
Practice makes perfect
477
Build in time to practice and you can achieve a career breakthrough Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 17, 2019
Make mornings into family time
412
Use the first hour of the day to nurture relationships Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 16, 2019
Don't get lost in the small stuff
298
Batch low-value tasks to preserve time for more important things Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 13, 2019
Make holiday gatherings more meaningful
444
Tips from The Art of Gathering for throwing your best holiday parties ever Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 12, 2019
Try a shut-down ritual
425
Ending your day well can set up a great day tomorrow Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 11, 2019
How to answer “What do you do?”
398
Smart small talk can build relationships Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 10, 2019
Prototype your next step
387
Use a tip from the book Design Your Life to figure out what’s next Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 09, 2019
Try 40-minute meetings
314
Think beyond 30 or 60 minutes to shape a smarter schedule Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 06, 2019
Plan your 2020 vacations now
350
Figuring out all your days off can boost your vacation happiness Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 05, 2019
Write a gratitude letter
354
A simple but profound strategy can spread more joy this holiday season Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 04, 2019
Don't get ahead of yourself
299
Not everything needs to be figured out far in advance Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 03, 2019
Should you raise your goals over time?
406
A listener who’s meeting his goals asks if he should set tougher ones Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 02, 2019
Master the introduction
319
Bringing people together is wonderful, when done right Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 29, 2019
Build a gratitude practice
305
How to give thanks all year round Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 28, 2019
Why I’m not simplifying the holidays
326
Special occasions deserve extra time and effort Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 27, 2019
Get out of your inbox
403
Become a wiser email recipient Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 26, 2019
Make the trip
394
Visiting friends and relatives is a good use of time Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Nov 25, 2019
What’s your winter back-up plan?
489