Using a Time Blocking Template is an easy solution to help you stop wasting time and get things done! I’ve been using the time blocking method for years and it has made me more focused and productive. I use my time blocking templates to help me plan for a productive week. This post includes a new Time Blocking Templates that you can download for FREE.
Time Blocking is not a new concept. I’ve been singing the praises of using time blocking schedules for years! If you’re feeling overwhelmed and struggling to get through your to-do list you might want to consider trying Time Blocking for a few weeks and see how it helps.
There are many ways to block your time. I’m a little old-fashion and love paper and pen for planning my time, that’s why I created my Time Blocking Template. I wanted a simple way to sketch out the plans for each week, but I wanted it to look nice and be functional at the same time.
After several years and several thousand downloads (wow!) I’m finally redesigning the templates to hope to offer various styles and options. My hope is that you will find a template that you enjoy using and that it helps you to feel more focused. Today I’m sharing my newest template.
If you’re new here:
Here are some posts to help you get started with the Time Blocking Method:
- Time Blocking 101 – Get Started Here
- Time Blocking Calendar – Download your simple worksheet
- Brain Dump Trigger List – to help you get all of the distracting thoughts out of your mind
- Time Blocking 101 Workbook – This post explains how you can jump right in and try time blocking. I also offer a more in-depth resource, my Time Blocking 101 Workbook, which you can find in my SHOP. In this workbook, I show you how to use the Time Blocking Templates to structure your day in a more efficient and effective way.
New Time Blocking Templates
I’m excited to offer a new style of Time Blocking Templates that you can download. I plan to continue to add more styles, so if you have a suggestion or request just shoot me a message or leave a comment below and let me know!
Once you download your files you can choose from a Sunday or Monday week start. I like to print several copies and I keep the blank calendars on a clipboard on my desk. For a while, I resized my calendars to fit inside my Inkwell Press disc bound planner. It’s important to keep it in front of you when you’re working or place it somewhere that you will check often.
Original Time Blocking Worksheets (2015):
These are the original templates that I made back in 2015- there are several different layouts that come in this download but I’ve found that the weekly layout is the most useful. These are still my most popular download years later!
>> Download this template <<
Simple Time Blocking Calendar (2017):
I had a request for a more ink-friendly version of the worksheet so I created these in 2017. This download also includes several different layouts if you’d like to try a different style.
>> Download this Template <<
Download the NEW Template:
This new template is just a simple change in the font but I thought it was time for a more updated look. I kept it simple and only created the weekly layout. In this download, you will receive two files, a weekly calendar that starts on Sunday and one that starts on Monday.
I hope these worksheets help you to get started with Time Blocking. Find the right template for you, print out as many copies as you need and jump right in!
You should receive your download link via e-mail within the hour. Be sure to search your inbox for: “Your download from Hey Donna is here!”. If, after an hour, you have not received your link, please contact me and I’ll help you figure out what happened.
If you’re looking for a little more help with Time Blocking you can purchase my Time Blocking 101 Workbook. This workbook gives you my step-by-step process to help you figure out the best time blocking method for your life.