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The Productive Woman

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Rank #105 in Self-Improvement category

Business
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Self-Improvement
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A podcast intended to help busy women find the tools and the encouragement to manage their lives, their time, their stress, and their stuff so they can accomplish the things that matter most to them.

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A podcast intended to help busy women find the tools and the encouragement to manage their lives, their time, their stress, and their stuff so they can accomplish the things that matter most to them.

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219 Ratings
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Love this podcast!

By Morning Mindfulness - Sep 26 2019
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This is full of the realness that is not cookie-cutter, but genuinely helpful.

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By Lawyer Mom 0806 - Sep 04 2019
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I love this podcast. I look forward to Wednesdays to hear what advice Laura and her guests have to share. I’ve gleaned a ton of helpful tips from this podcast and always enjoy hearing her book and productivity recommendations.

iTunes Ratings

219 Ratings
Average Ratings
170
20
14
5
10

Love this podcast!

By Morning Mindfulness - Sep 26 2019
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This is full of the realness that is not cookie-cutter, but genuinely helpful.

Wonderful Weekly Podcast

By Lawyer Mom 0806 - Sep 04 2019
Read more
I love this podcast. I look forward to Wednesdays to hear what advice Laura and her guests have to share. I’ve gleaned a ton of helpful tips from this podcast and always enjoy hearing her book and productivity recommendations.
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The Productive Woman

Updated about 19 hours ago

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A podcast intended to help busy women find the tools and the encouragement to manage their lives, their time, their stress, and their stuff so they can accomplish the things that matter most to them.

Rank #1: My Current Favorite Productivity Tools (an Update) – TPW106

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In response to recent questions, I thought it was a good time to give an update on some of the productivity tools that help me get the right things done. I'd love to hear about the tools that help you stay productive.

Sep 07 2016

43mins

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Rank #2: My Top 10 Tips for Managing Your Day – TPW003

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Little things can make a big difference in managing the demands on our time. This episode is a quick flyover of the things that help me on a daily basis.

Jul 24 2014

34mins

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Rank #3: Clutter, Stress & Simplicity – TPW163

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Taking a look at physical & mental clutter--how it affects us, and some thoughts on conquering it.

Oct 25 2017

41mins

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Rank #4: Get Organized Head First, with Claire Kellems – TPW263

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Working mom Claire Kellems' search for order in her chaotic life has led to a blog, a business, and more peace of mind. How she got organized (and how you can too) is the subject of our conversation in this week's episode.

Oct 09 2019

42mins

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Rank #5: 10 Small Changes You Can Make to Boost Productivity (& One Bonus Tip) – TPW098

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You don't have to completely overhaul your life to make progress toward your goals. Small changes can reap big rewards in making a meaningfully productive life.

Jul 13 2016

56mins

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Rank #6: 10 (or so) Ways to Stay Focused – TPW194

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What can we do to stay on track when we're struggling to stay focused? This week we look at some possible reasons for that struggle, and some ideas that might help.

Jun 13 2018

38mins

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Rank #7: Survival Mode – TPW077

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We all have those times in our life when we feel like we just can’t get ahead. Even when it's the result of a legitimate life crisis, it’s still easy to beat ourselves up for not accomplishing all we want to do. Sometimes, circumstances are such that we simply need to go into "survival mode" — doing the bare minimum it takes to get through the days with some semblance of peace until this season in our lives passes.

Feb 17 2016

35mins

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Rank #8: Making the Most of Your To-Do List – TPW145

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How well does your to-do list work for you? This episode features 10 tips for making the most of whatever tool you use to manage your tasks.

Jun 21 2017

36mins

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Rank #9: 5 Guiding Principles for a Productive Life – TPW081

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If I had only 30 minutes to share the most important productivity tips I know, these 5 principles are what I would share--the principles and strategies that help me become and stay productive, and some of the tools I use for each.

Mar 16 2016

39mins

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Rank #10: 2 Years, 10 Lessons Learned from My Guests – TPW097

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Celebrate The Productive Woman's 2-year anniversary with me by looking back at some of the wise insights I’ve gleaned from conversations with the amazing productive women who've joined me on the show.

Jul 06 2016

57mins

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Rank #11: Managing Email – TPW038

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Email is a great invention and can be a useful tool, but it can also be a distraction and a time suck. This week we'll look at some tips for managing email so it enhances, rather than inhibits, our productivity.

Apr 16 2015

37mins

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Rank #12: The Big Picture: Priorities & Guiding Principles – TPW002

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When people think about productivity, they often think about calendars and to-do lists and project management, and all of those things are a big part of what we will discuss in coming episodes. But there's a big difference between being busy and being productive. True productivity requires a purpose to guide the activity. In this episode we talk about a process for coming up with principles to guide our decisions in such a way that our activity is consistent with our true values.

Jul 17 2014

24mins

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Rank #13: Things That Make Life Easier – TPW206

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What apps, tech, tools, and services do you rely on to make your life easier? I share a few of mine in this episode.

Sep 05 2018

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Rank #14: 10 Productivity Rules That Don’t Work – TPW035

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A whole industry has been built up over the years around the concept of productivity. It's been the subject of decades of study and countless written words. Experts have identified the keys to productivity--rules that we're taught to follow in order to maximize productivity. But what if those rules don't work for you? Can you still be productive? Absolutely!

Mar 26 2015

38mins

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Rank #15: 10 Things to Do Now to Prepare for the Holidays – TPW159

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Is it too soon to start celebrating the holidays? Probably. But not too soon for a few steps that can help us prepare for the best holiday season ever.

Sep 27 2017

31mins

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Rank #16: Remember This: 10 Productivity Principles – TPW247

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Some productivity principles are worth being reminded of from time to time. Here are a few that I think are important.

Jun 19 2019

38mins

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Rank #17: 13 Areas to Declutter in Our Homes – TPW203

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Want to reduce stress, boost productivity, and enjoy your home more? Let's talk about why, how, and where to declutter our homes.

Aug 15 2018

48mins

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Rank #18: Working from Home – TPW154

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Some thoughts about making it work when you work from home.

Aug 23 2017

50mins

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Rank #19: Making Good Use of Your Evenings – TPW240

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When evening (or other "off work" time) comes, do you use it well or let it fritter away? What are some ways to make good use of your time off?

May 01 2019

40mins

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Rank #20: A Quick & Dirty Look at Clutter – TPW037

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We've talked about the reasons and process for decluttering in previous episodes, but if clutter's getting out of control and you don't have time for an big clean-up project, maybe just a few quick and dirty tips will help.

Apr 09 2015

35mins

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