If you need to track expenses or receipts for any reason: work, business, mileage, taxes, etc., check out Expensify, an easy to use and free app that has helped us reduce paper, streamline expense tracking, and increase personal efficiency. The easy-to-use app allows you to take a picture of each receipt, make relevant notes, and […]
Creativity and “thinking outside the box” with respect to our work-life potential and opportunities.
The phrase “chasing shiny objects” can definitely be used to describe me so discipline and a strategic plan are my 2 best friends for managing my time. I look at each week, insert all of the activities for the kids and then time block in what can be used for exercise, work etc. This helps […]
Wixii™ Jessica always strives to maximize use of her time by completing errands based on her route and geographical location. For example, after dropping her daughter off at school, she will swing by the post office and grocery store as they are on the way back to her home office. As for meetings, Jessica shares […]
“Fear is an emotion induced by a perceived threat which causes [a person] to quickly pull far away from it and usually hide. It is a basic survival mechanism occurring in response to a specific stimulus, such as pain or the threat of danger.” One of the goals at Women in the Mix in sharing […]
No time to read but many miles to drive or commute? Featured Wixii, Amanda Kessler, recommends a subscription to Audible.com. Whether you select books for personal or business development or just for entertainment, you can say goodbye to those lost hours driving.
If you are at all like me and consider yourself technology dependent (i.e., your smartphone is like another appendage) but not necessarily tech wise/savvy, may I suggest prioritizing regular back-ups of your data, and in at least two different ways. Recently, I learned, the hard way, that regular backing up to multiple sources can save each […]
“The ultimate alternative to multi-tasking I have discovered is calling people rather than email/texting/facebook etc. If you can get someone on the phone, generally you get to the heart of the matter quicker and make connections that last longer than a quick text or email. Plus people genuinely seem to appreciate the effort of actually […]
I am a big believer in time blocking. I have turned my email notifications off on all my devices so no matter what I am doing I can be present. I have specific times of the day when I check my email and that helps tremendously. I time block for work and personal errands two […]
Wix·ii™ [wik-see] adjective: describing a woman who thrives in her work-life mix. describing any woman who aspires to thrive in her work-life mix and to have meaningful work-, family-, and personal-life. also: wix·ii·tas·tic. superlative. excellent. of a very high quality (in matters of work and life for women). <a wixii-tastic mompreneur> wix·ii·esque. having qualities that […]
Start with Two Ivy League Law Degrees, Two Husbands, Five Sons, and Endless Commitments. Add, Love for People, Zest for life, Gift of Organization & Developing Process, Drive to Achieve and Succeed, and Ideals to Make this World a Better Place. What to do with all of these ingredients? This is the story of how […]