If you’re a busy woman, chances are that you have to prioritize your time carefully. It’s a challenge to keep learning new things, and when life gets hectic, it’s the first thing to go.

With a full-time job, kids, volunteer commitments, or any other number of responsibilities, it’s tough to keep up with personal growth.

With all of the demands on your time, it can be hard to find a way to keep learning new things. Here are four ways you can find more time for self-development even when life gets crazy!

Keep Learning

The best way to keep your brain engaged when life gets hectic is to keep learning new things. There are plenty of ways for women like you and me to do just that without sacrificing the time we have with our families, at work, or on personal pursuits.

Today’s ideas include some great technology, apps, podcasts, books, and more that can help you stay engaged in your brain development while maintaining a hectic day-to-day life.

Here’s that link to my categorized lists of recommended books on Amazon that I mentioned. If you read any of them, let me know what you think!

May your efforts to keep learning new things pay off!

Mentioned on this episode


  • Trello: To keep me organized and productive.

  • Google Keep: To save notes, articles, images, infographics, and ideas to use later.

  • Grammarly: To teach me to be a better communicator.