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What One Highly Organized Person Does to Become Like That.

No. 1,384 In case you are curious, here’s a few really good ideas from Early to Rise. . . a productivity blog.  Don’t try to to do all of this at once. CLT

Tips on Getting a Good Night’s Sleep and Productivity

Here are some really good tips from business blogger Aaron Hoos on how to get a good night’s sleep and be more productive the next day.

Focusing Forward

No. 1,356 A lot of people have trouble being on time for meetings and other events.  One of my favorite blogs, Time Management Ninja, had an excellent guest post on the causes of lateness. Everybody is late at times and some of those are unavoidable.  But a habit of lateness is one that must be […]

Why Didn’t We All Know That This Man Was Living and Teaching in Our City?

No. 1,348

Facebook: Too Much Sharing, Not Enough Content.

No. 1,322 I don’t have a Facebook  page and I won’t read yours, either.  Sorry, I am too busy.  And most of the stuff you post there is none of my business anyway. Litigants are always reading each other’s entries and coming up with potentially embarrassing information.  Somehow, mortal enemies manage to gain access to […]

This “Time Management Ninja” Post is Too Good Not To Reprint in Full.

No. 1,109 10 Quick Tips to Improve Your Time Management by Greg Jarrow of Time Management Ninja Last week at a conference, I was approached by a TMN reader who asked me, “Can you give me a quick tip to improve my time management?” I felt like a comedian put on the spot with the cliché, […]

Thinking Time.

No. 902 Opportunities to think: 1.  Driving.  [Turn off the radio.  Stay off the phone.] 2.  Taking a walk. 3.  Standing in line. 4.  Lying in bed while falling asleep. 5.  Doing routine housework and cleaning. CLT  

Time Millionaire’s Tips for Creating Extra Time.

No. 897 I received a follow today from the Time Millionaire, a consultant who teaches people how to use time more effectively.  Here are some time tips that she discusses on a free mp3 you can download from time millionaire.com.  The comments are mine. TIME MILLIONAIRE’s TIPS TO CREATE EXTRA TIME. 1.  Stop whining. A […]

Time Management Ninja on Procrastination.

No. 893 Get out of the midsummer doldrums.  Here’s a list by Craig Jarrow, the Time Management Ninja,  of 21 strategies to get going.  Some of them may surprise you. CLT

Stephen M. Covey, Leader.

No. 886 Stephen M. Covey died today at 89. He taught us many things.  Not the least of which was to live as much of our life as possible in Quadrant II — Important but not Urgent. Too often we rarely get out of Quadrant I, the Urgent.  We thought we were simply busy. He […]

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CLIFF TUTTLE has been a Pennsylvania lawyer for over 45 years and (inter alia) is a real estate litigator and legal writer. The posts in this blog are intended to provide general information about legal topics of interest to lawyers and consumers with a Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania focus. However, this information does not constitute legal advice and there is no lawyer-client relationship created when you read this blog. You are encouraged to leave comments but be aware that posted comments can be read by others. If you wish to contact me in privacy, please use the Contact Form located immediately below this message. I will reply promptly and in strict confidence.

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