You can maximize your productivity by taking full advantage of the first few hours of the workday. Jumpstarting your day the right way will not only get you started on the right foot but can help prevent those dreaded end-of-day crises.
When extreme busyness is worn as a badge of honor, and feeling overwhelmed is the rule rather than the exception, something is wrong.
Six easy-to-apply steps to help you find motivation in any challenging work environment.
Is getting yourself and your family organized something you’ve been wanting to make happen for awhile? Something you wish you knew how to do or even just where to start? When you look around a room and see clutter after more clutter, it can definitely be overwhelming
It’s become shockingly clear to me that how I schedule my work week has a very dramatic effect on my productivity. Let me prove it.
If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.
Office workers spend about two hours a day on email. Cal Newport, author of “So Good They Can’t Ignore You,” argues that this is terrible for your career.
There are some great iOS applications for creating notes and reminders, including the native Notes and reminder app for iPhone. However, if you’re looking to create and combine reminders, notes and to-do lists, then you need to check out InnerList.
How to Be a Productivity Ninja by Graham Allcott helps you organize and complete tasks. But perhaps even more important is how it helps you minimize stress.
Even the most motivated people can get stuck, frustrated, and lose hope during the process of behavioral change. Why can’t you force yourself to go to the gym before work?
Do you ever forget to complete important tasks? Or do you feel like you’re drowning in responsibilities? If so, you’re not alone.
Is your calendar clear? Is your todo list blank? Is your address book empty? Your time management tools canât help you if they are blank. When you go looking for information in your Day Planner, iP…
If you live in a seriously cluttered house, downsizing all at once can feel like an impossible challenge. Wise Bread shares a simple tip to do it gradually: get rid of one (or ten) things every day.
The Swedish city of Gothenburg recently announced that it is embarking on an experiment to study whether a six-hour workday can be as productive as an eight-hour one
We spend much of our lives at the office working diligently, slacking off, and talking about our weekend around the watercooler. Despite spending so much of our lives at work, there’s plenty about office life we don’t understand or would be surprised to learn. For instance, why do you sometimes find [...]
A constant stream of interruptions all day long can make it hard to get much actual work done. But it’s possible to take your time back.
Mobile devices, aside from serving as communication tools, are created to enhance our everyday living and help us in all aspects related to productivity.
I personally like to set goals to improve my productivity since who has time to waste? There are many productivity tools out there, but it helps to take a few minutes and get organized with the right…
Armed with a label maker and a degree in psychology, Natalie Schrier creates calm out of chaos.
France is working toward ensuring its citizens have a solid work-life balance by limiting work emails and phone calls after hours.
Brent Gleeson is a Navy SEAL combat veteran and the co-founder and CMO of Internet Marketing Inc.. He has taken some of the practices he learned as a Navy SEAL and has applied them to the culture in his own organization.
Focus is the thing that lets us actually get stuff done.
By Rita B. Allen We all know change is the only constant in today’s market and economy. Everyone is doing more with less and under tremendous pressure with competing demands and priorities. It is basic knowledge that effective time management is critical for success in work and life yet we do not always take the […]
The chronic procrastinators of the world know that the struggle to find a way to get themselves motivated is real. We block distracting websites. We try meticulous to-do lists t…