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…
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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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 […]
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.
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 […]
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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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).
Life is never easy with a monkey in your head.
Photo credit: M Car/Flickr As a music lover, Iâve been very intrigued by different music streaming services and the playlists they provide for different mo
Consistency: The Real Fastline to Success and Productivity
Make Monday morning the time for to-do lists and use technology where you can
Spend your time with productive people
As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 40-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people’s definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work. What’s the one thing that Spencer refuses to do on the weekend? […]
David Asbury offers a step-by-step way to get past your procrastination. Don’t put it off until later.
No external boss means we must self-monitor sleep habits.
Here are 10 tips for improving your productivity at work.
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It’s been said that you can’t manage what you don’t measure. But Mike Dariano wants to know how do you make sure you’re measuring the right things?
Trouble implementing Getting Things Done (GTD)? Our guide accelerates the learning curve by taking you step-by-step through the popular productivity system.
You wake up with it in the morning and go to bed thinking about it at night: an ever-crushing load of emails, meetings, conference calls, and tasks that needed to get done yesterday. Family time means reading sales reports in the room where your kids are playing video games. For entrepreneurs, there’s soooo much to […]