Round-up: Where Did My Day Go?

Welcome again to the new website for 168 Hours! We’re gearing up for the paperback launch at the end of the month, and I thought that the site could be a bit crisper as readership grows. Hopefully it will be easier to navigate and read. If you look up at the URL, you’ll see it’s slightly different for the blog: instea… read more »

Welcome to the new website!

We are migrating here from the old version of Please note that the main blog posts are now going up at vs. The comments will migrate over later today. I hope you enjoy the new look!… read more »

PR, From a Journalist's Perspective

Today’s post is unrelated to much, except that I was just on a panel at the “Rock The World” conference sponsored by Savor the Success and thought I’d write about it. I spoke to a New York meeting of this group of women entrepreneurs last August about 168 Hours, and it was great to see familiar faces again.
The topic of the panel was what… read more »

All The Money In The World, Plus The Do-Not-Want List

I’ve started asking people a few questions about money to get some conversations going:
1. If you had “all the money in the world” — not literally, but all you wanted — what would you change about your life? (If anything?)
Some people have been telling me they’d like to spend less time doing paid work, though interestin… read more »

Managing Time Transitions

I’m not too big on small time-savers. To me, it’s silly to think about a device that will let you core a pineapple faster if, for instance, you’re in the wrong job or your family members hate each other. Get the big things right first: meaningful work, happy home. Then you can either deal with you inefficient pineapple cutting issue, or not.… read more »