Posts tagged time
June Door Opener

"Busy" - The time pursuit!

By Jean MacDonald, DTM

The word “busy” is overused. It becomes an excuse for saying I am not interested in coming, buying or helping.

Truly the word “busy” has been overused and it seems like it is everyone’s middle name.

Why can’t we just use “detained,” “not interested,” “on the way,” “some other time” or blatantly “NO.”

Did I say NO? Most people do not know how to say “no,” and they think that “busy” sounds better and will not hurt someone’s feelings.

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Stuck on Time

Stuck on TIME?Here’s the way out! By Philip Gafka, CBC Professional business coach and friend, Philip Gafka, offers invaluable insights and advice for those caught in the mechanisms of their own time-wasting actions. Is this you? There aren’t many people today not challenged in some way by time, i.e., ”I don’t have enough time to get it all done” and “Where does the time go?” and so on. So where does the time go? Usually it is wasted or frittered away doing “busy” work or trying to look busy—or flat-out doing the wrong things. Spinning your wheels all day long isn’t going to help you get out of life (or business) what you’re expecting. To more effectively manage your time first figure out what you’re trying to accomplish with your life and career.

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