By studying hundreds of time management logs and interviewing some of the most productive men and women in the country, Laura Vanderkam hasn’t just become one of the most sought-after time management experts in the U.S., she has learned what it takes to get the most of time, whether that means doing more for work or making more time to play.
Vanderkam also happens to be the time management expert who taught Amy everything she knows about productivity and getting the most of her time, one of Amy’s favorite subjects. She also has tried Amy’s 20 minutes a day outdoor time experiment.
What she’s learned about time management and getting the most out of the minutes we have can help you find more minutes in your schedule to spend in nature. Hear her best tips, tricks, and insights on this exciting episode of the Humans Outside podcast.
[1:55] Laura’s favorite outdoor space
[3:04] How she got into time management
[4:03] What she learned from spending time outside
[8:45] The biggest thing she’s personally learned about time
[11:09] The biggest time management mistakes
[21:13] What she tells people who say they don’t have time
[25:05] How to start managing your time
[34:04] Unpacking logistics vs. priorities
[36:44] How to find time to go outside
[40:01] Favorite outdoor gear
[40:24] Most essential outdoor gear
[42:34] Favorite outdoor moment
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Favorite outdoor gear: big fluffy towel
Most essential outdoor gear: rain pants! (we like these)