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The Summer Episode: Three Sets of Tips about Summer Work, Travel, & Working Parent Logistics

Listen on Apple or Spotify Hi there! Hopefully this is the last episode with bad sound quality. (Reminder: I’m in a rental and had to switch up my sound set-up in the move – and apparently did not do well). I tried to fix it once I realized it (we’ll see how I did next episode), but I’d […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify Just a heads up that the sound quality is worse. We’re in a rental now, and I need to figure out the recording quality again. Thanks for sticking with me through it! Turning to the substance, we all know the election is this year. Before it consumes us whole, let’s talk about some […]

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Pull out your calendar, go step-by-step with me for each week of the summer, and reap the benefits all summer long. Less scramble. More clarity. More fun. Let’s go. Pickups & Dropoffs For each week this summer (especially if they change because of camps), calendar blocks of time for morning dropoffs/commutes and the reverse for […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify Many of us (myself included) have deep loyalty to many in our lives, and sometimes, it causes us to make decisions about work that are different than what we want or tolerate situations at work much longer than makes us happy.  My dad gave me incredibly useful advice on this front when I […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify American culture is fixated on DOING – and those of us in it struggle to stop the doing to plan and prioritize. This quote caught my attention on that front: “You waste years by not being able to waste hours.” The quote is by Amos Tversky and doesn’t relate to planning, but it […]

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If you use Outlook for work and Google or Apple calendars to manage your personal life, you know it can be a headache to sync them, see them together, and/or manage them to ensure balls aren’t dropped, double-bookings don’t happen, and it all runs smoothly. Candidly, it’s my least favorite part of the Bright Method […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify For people with ever-different schedules, from ER physicians and nurses to pilots, this episode is for you!  —To take my free 5-day program, the Reset and Refresh, click here: https://kellynolan.com/reset-refresh. Full Transcript Ep 54. Ever-Changing Schedules [Upbeat Intro Music] Kelly Nolan: Welcome to The Bright Method Podcast where we’ll discuss practical time management strategies […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify Someone asked me on Instagram to address commutes from a time management perspective. So, let’s dig into some strategies for traditional commutes & non-commutes for the days you WFH. — Full Transcript Ep 53. Commutes & Non-Commutes: Transitioning from Home to Work and Back [Upbeat Intro Music] Kelly Nolan: Welcome to The Bright […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify Listen to at least the first five minutes before you decide whether or not this episode is for you. And I’d love to hear your feedback.  Resources mentioned: A full transcript of this episode is available on my website about two weeks after the episode is published. To find it, click here and then select […]

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Listen on Apple or Spotify I recently had this breakthrough that’s been very empowering and practically helpful, so I figured I’d share it here with you.  —To take my free 5-day program, the Reset and Refresh, click here: https://kellynolan.com/reset-refresh. To learn more about and sign up for the Bright Method 8-week program, click here: https://kellynolan.com/the-bright-method-time-management-course-with-kelly-nolan. I also share actionable bite-sized […]

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