I can’t believe that the beginning of my third year is upon me. Sure, I know it is here, but OH MY GOODNESS it’s year 3. Year 3 the halfway mark to the P&T evaluation. It is time to evaluate where I am and where I want to be.
I don’t know about you, but I am feeling a little bummed about not reaching my goals for May. However, I did make significant progress on one paper and wrote my part for a 2nd paper… Does that count towards writing 2 papers? I know June is a week in but I just started back after a restful week with my niece and nephew. 🙂 So for being Awesome in June Continue reading
As I continue to strive to reach my goals for this month, I needed a bit of encouragement. Thoreau nailed it!
“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.”
Henry David Thoreau
1. Actually schedule time to write outside of the house. I am more productive when I go to the East Campus Union or some other local outside of the house. If I am at the house, an email or some other distraction leads me astray! 🙂 Continue reading
Time Management… I’m a creature of habit… Everything I do seems to be “important” and how do I know what is the best use of my time. I’m constantly checking my email, trying to figure out what to do and what not to do… I need to start asking myself this… Continue reading
When I started this blog my thought was that this would be a way to encourage new faculty or whomever read the blog a window into my growth. After my first post, I went three months before I posted again and have done so intermittently ever since. Why am I not consistent? Why do I struggle with this? Continue reading
With the end of my summer just behind me, it is that time of year for me to start monitoring how I spend my time. The idea came from Laura Vanderkam’s book 168 hours: You have more time than you think you have… Continue reading
is here and it is time to get on the work train again. Though classes started last week, I am calling today, Labor Day, the end of my Summer. I must say what a wonderful summer I had this year… Continue reading