Personal recommendations

… are a great way to find contractors and colleagues. If someone you trust can recommend someone, you have a chance to save yourself a bundle of time and probably money. Big But But there’s a but. Look for a ringing endorsement. If the person recommending is vague or cagey when you press, or if we’re talking about the friend…

The time and the energy

As in, “I don’t know where you get them.” I can’t make more time*, and you almost certainly know more than I do about managing your energy. But here are a couple of thoughts about doing stuff – and having fun – that relate to both. Diminishing costs You can (and should) ‘create’ time and energy by saving them through…