Organization Ideas

The Top 3 Time Robbers and How to Overcome Them

For some of us, time is a constant, plodding taskmaster—demanding our attention and dictating our actions. For others it’s a welcome adventure—a powerful tool that we use to make the most of our skills, sharpen our talents, dabble in hobbies, and work toward goals. What’s the difference? It isn’t time. Time is unchanging and beyond […]

The Top 3 Time Robbers and How to Overcome Them

For some of us, time is a constant, plodding taskmaster—demanding our attention and dictating our actions. For others it’s a welcome adventure—a powerful tool that we use to make the most of our skills, sharpen our talents, dabble in hobbies, and work toward goals. What’s the difference? It isn’t time. Time is unchanging and beyond […]

Planner Quote: February 19, 2018

“The height of your accomplishment will equal the depth of your convictions.” – William F. Scolavino

Changing a Lose/Win Mentality to a Win/Win Mentality

One of our Facebook followers asked us how to turn a Lose/Win mentality into a Win/Win mentality. That’s a great question. We live in a very competitive world. We’re all clamoring to get ahead and meet our agendas. Nobody likes losing. But when we’re working with other people, we need a little give and take. […]

Planner Quote: February 12, 2017

“Success is an inside job.” – Ralph Ford

Planner Quote: February 5, 2018

“Make your passion your profession.” – Carl Holmes

The Franklin Five: February 2018 Checklist

February is here! Do small things all month to stay on top of your New Years goals and plans. Organize your paperwork for tax season, plan your garden, break a habit, and even complete and indoor project. These small things can help keep you on track and feeling accomplished. Here are some more things to […]

Planner Quote: January 29, 2018

“You can’t solve a problem on the same level that it was created. You have to rise above it to the next level.” – Albert Einstein

5 Planner Locations for Tracking Goals from Start to Finish

We all want something in life. We want to become better people. We want to have nice possessions. We want to experience new things. The art of setting goals helps us get from where we are now to where life’s prizes wait. Like other art forms, however, achieving a goal takes effort, practice, technique, and […]

Planner Quote: January 22, 2018

“Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it.” – Earl Nightingale

Take This Down: Benefits of Handwriting in a Digital World

We live in an era of Big Data. With the rapid advances in mobile technology and the convenience of the Internet, we have more facts available to us than ever before. With a quick search, we can discover the history of cheese, or the name of the actor who voices the robot in the Iron […]

Planner Quote: January 15, 2018

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Infographic: Choosing the Right Planner Size for You

The size of the planner you choose depends a lot on the way you use it. Discover the planner size that best fits your life.