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Laura McClellan
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The latest episode of The Productive Woman is available online and in iTunes and Stitcher. I'd appreciate your feedback.
 
Episode 31 of The Productive Woman podcast looks at one simple tool that can help you maintain focus on the things that matter most to you. Have a listen and then let me know--have you tried this? How does it help you stay on track?
Choosing a theme word (or words) for the year can help you keep your focus on the things that matter most to you and avoid discouragement and burnout.
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Some great thoughts, whether or not you're a writer.
 
With all your writer and other responsibilities, learn Pamela S. Thibodeaux’s signs and solutions for burnout.
 "Time spent in nature is the most cost-effective and powerful way to counteract the burnout and sort of depression that we feel when we sit in front of a
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Could you help me with the prep for an upcoming episode of The Productive Woman podcast? Are there any productivity "rules" that just do not work for you? Things you hear or read people say you should do regarding time management or organization but simply don't work (for you)? Please share those with me, either here in the comments or via email to me at feedback@theproductivewoman.com. OR you can click on the voice message button on the website (theproductivewoman.com) and send me a voice message that way.

Thanks in advance for helping me make the upcoming episode helpful for listeners!
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Thanks, Karin. That's just the kind of thing I'm looking for. I've added it to the list.

Hope all is well with you these days.
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Would love to hear your thoughts on this topic.
Failure can either paralyze us or propel us into growth & new beginnings. This week we consider some thoughts about how to recover--and learn--from failure.
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Last night's sunset here in Seattle was one for the ages with incredible hues of orange, layers of fog - and the excitement of Super Bowl 49 with our AWESOME Seattle Seahawks! Have a great weekend everyone!

+Scott Sistek KOMO +Seattle Seahawks +Space Needle 
#fog   #olympicmountains   #durkan   +Nikon USA +My Nikon Life 
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I'd love to hear whether and how you use schedules and routines to manage the demands on your time and accomplish the things you care about.
 
Episode 27 of The Productive Woman podcast is available online, in iTunes, and on Stitcher. 
In this episode we look at how schedules, routines, & rituals can help us establish habits that let us be more productive and achieve our goals.
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Episode 31 of The Productive Woman podcast looks at one simple tool that can help you maintain focus on the things that matter most to you. Have a listen and then let me know--have you tried this? How does it help you stay on track?
Choosing a theme word (or words) for the year can help you keep your focus on the things that matter most to you and avoid discouragement and burnout.
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Episode 30 of The Productive Woman podcast looks at some options--low tech to high tech--for managing tasks and projects. Did I miss your favorite?
Productive women need a system in place to track and manage all the things we need to do. The options for task management tools are as varied as we are.
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Looking forward to arriving! Waiting for my connecting flight in Atlanta Ga. I will do that for you...wish you could be with us.
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Very happy to have Allison Sheridan as my guest on episode 29 of The Productive Woman podcast. She shared some wise thoughts about making conscious, intentional choices about our lives. theproductivewoman.com/29
 
Check out The Productive Woman Podcast - always a great show, and this week I got to be the guest. We talked about my favorite subject: "Choices".

http://theproductivewoman.com/choices-for-productive-women-with-allison-sheridan-tpw029/
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In episode 28 we talk a little about recovering, and moving on, from failure. I'd love to hear your thoughts.
Failure can either paralyze us or propel us into growth & new beginnings. This week we consider some thoughts about how to recover--and learn--from failure.
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Some good thoughts here.
 
26 Time Management Hacks
Help fund the book: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/egarbugli/hacking-time-the-book In December 2013, this presentation was voted Most Liked presentation of the year by SlideShare. It was included in their Zeitgeist.
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Episode 27 of The Productive Woman podcast is available online, in iTunes, and on Stitcher. 
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Education
  • Cornell Law School
    JD, Law, 1995 - 1998
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha
    BA, Political Science, 1993 - 1995
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Female
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Wife, mom, writer, lawyer, dreamer -- the best days are still ahead!
Introduction
I've been married over 30 years to the same man (I was a child bride). I have five children, five grandchildren. I'm a lawyer, horse-lover, bookworm. Ponderer. I'm passionate about encouraging women in their roles as women, wives, mothers, friends, workers, citizens. Personally, I'm interested in (among other things and in no particular order) history, government, horses, writing, music, time management/organization.
Work
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Lawyer
Employment
  • Thompson & Knight LLP
    Partner, 2007 - present
  • Foster Pepper PLLC
    Associate, then Member, 2003 - 2007
  • Thompson & Knight LLP
    Associate, 1998 - 2003
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Texas
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western Washington - Nebraska - New York - Oklahoma - Washington - Idaho - Oregon - Michigan
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