If time is money, productivity is like that Apple stock you bought decades ago – it has the power to make you a very rich Scrooge McDuck.
Procrastination robs us of productivity. Putting things off slows us down, takes our time, and makes us feel frustrated. Being able to deal with procrastination is a useful time management strategy we all need. These are some of the key reasons why we procrastinate. Which of them are things that you do?
Many things have changed in how we get things done since Stephen Covey released “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.” A new book, by people working with the Covey Corporations, attempts to…
We have some morning hacks that will get you out of the door on time.
The world has changed dramatically in the last twenty years, but the value of focused effort has not. If you want to accomplish a specific goal or raise the bar on your productivity, try these four simple steps to focus your efforts and attention in a world… #action #add #attentiondeficitdisorder
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Why is it so hard to adopt good habits like everyday exercising or eating healthy food? To answer these questions it is necessary to understand what people in general, are doing wrong when trying to make such changes in their lives.
I think most of us have a tendency to do as much as we possibly can. But doing less might be better. When we go to a great restaurant, we want to try all the dishes, eat as much of the delicious food as we can. And we leave overstuffed, sometimes painfully so, and our […]
Your Mac comes with a built-in calendar app, and you know, it’s fine. But scheduling and time management are such an important part of making your day run smoothly, your calendar really shouldn’t just be fine. It should be great. And Fantastical 2, a new Mac app out today, doesn’t just look
Can the number 1440 change your life? When I developed the Time Management Style Quiz my goal was to help people to understand their mastery of two dominant factors for productivity: knowing what to do, and how to get it done. Overwhelmingly the responses I received were a variation of, “Please […]
When you are exhausted, nothing is worse than lying in bed desperately trying and failing to fall asleep. You might have better luck drifting off into dreamland if you try to stay awake instead.
Keep, the slim-but-handy note-taking app from Google, got a useful update today that added two features: labels, so your note can finally get a bit more organized, and recurring reminders, so you can remember to actually use those notes. The update is live on the web, and should be rolling out to Android slowly (though […]
If your typical diet keeps your feeling sluggish, just shake up your menu — it’ll boost your mood too. In the video above, Buzz60 lists the give best foods to help you feel and perform your best. Some foods on the list boost your brainpower,…
We all have small gaps of time in our schedule throughout the day. That time adds up. You want to use those gaps wisely so your time doesnât go to waste. One option is to assign small tasks to them every morning.
High quality me-time not only improves your psychological wellbeing it can also make you a more engaged employee, scientists have found.
It’s time to rethink this everyday communications tool.
How do you get an increasing number of tasks accomplished everyday with the busy life of a business owner?
I was remembering the other day about my first couple of years working professionally. It was in the early ’90s. Email was just being introduced into the workplace. I received around ten emails a day, only about half of them requiring an answer. Most of the time, if a co-worker had a question, they would […]
Becoming a healthier you in small, reasonable steps
Successful women are masterful at time management. Every jot is carefully allocated, every moment deftly planned.
Have you ever gotten to the end of a day (or a week) and thought, âWow, I was really busy, but I feel like I got almost nothing done!â I hear this from clients every week, so I am guessing that…
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Getting Things Done by David Allen. You will find there the most popular system of tasks and goals management, which is easy to implement. Allen gives you real world nuts and bolt tools that will make or break you.
Itâs normal to veer off course when pursuing goals. Sometimes this happens because weâre not truly committed to our goals. Other times, itâs because we struggle to hold ourselves accountable for doing the necessary work.
Simple meditation is the first step to living more mindfully, being present in each moment and enjoying it without your mind being elsewhere
Most people underestimate the power of music. However, they can’t deny the impact it has on their lives by way of the entertainment industry, and the performing arts. (I should know â while freelance writing, I’m also a musician, a songwriter, and a programming consultant for an FM radio station).