Regular use on the job is an invitation to dependence. And drug dependence makes ordinary workplace pressures look delightful in comparison. By Martha Farah.
When it comes to building good habits, thereâs no magic bullet. Consistency is key. If youâre trying to build a new habit, or just stick with an old one, try the paper clip strategy.
Two minute tasks don’t work. If you want to take your productivity to new heights, then the two minute task idea needs to go.
You have one job at the moment. The task you are doing right now. Not the next todo on your list. Nor the email that is about to chime in your inbox. Or the phone call that is ringingÂ your phone. C…
Now that income tax season is past, it’s a good opportunity to organize important personal documents, determine how they should be stored, and how long they need to be kept.…
Ideas are like rose bushes: They need to be consistently pruned and trimmed down. And just like a rose bush, pruning away ideas — even if they have potential — allows the remaining ideas to fully blossom….
Bad habits have something in common. Either it’s a cigarette you are reaching for, a cup of coffee, an energy drink or a sugar and fat laden dessert. At so
Having trouble focusing on what you really need to do? You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, the average worker admits to wasting 2.09 hours of each eight-hour workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. The Web is like the next-door neighbor who keeps asking us to play when we know we have […]
The Ultimate Guide to Personal Productivity : Be the CEO of Your Own Life
These strategies really work, if you don’t put off using them.
Ever have one of those days where everything goes wrong? Forget about all the things you can’t do, and start to focus on what you can do instead.
Google Calendar can be a really useful tool in keeping your life organized, but it doesn’t do you any good when it fills up and leaves you stressed. We often don’t have enough hours in a day, but the calendar itself can come to our rescue. Plan your schedule smartly and you won’t have to…
66 percent of respondents say multitasking enables them to accomplish more at work, more than a third (36 percent) say the many distractions prevent them from doing their best work. So how does multitasking affect you? Letâs look at the research.
One of the best ways that you can boost your productivity at the computer is to learn the keyboard shortcuts for some of the most commonly used actions. Instead of grasping the mouse and clicking t…
I have this (somewhat ridiculous) belief that my productivity and mental state are an exceptionally delicate ecosystem that needs constant monitoring. I wake up somewhere other than my own apartment
A meeting can quickly lose focus when it gets interrupted. And this is usually a frustrating waste of time. If youâre leading a meeting and it gets sidetracked, here’s how to refocus.
Chores probably aren’t your favorite way to spend your free time, but they need to get done. Put your favorite chores first or last to motivate you by giving you something to look forward to.
From proper procrastination to better distractions, these books will teach you how to be more efficient.
5 Simple Hacks to Stop Procrastinating and Be Productive
For me, every day is filled with personal and professional tasks that require the use of a computer and/or a smartphone. I have articles to write. I have e
Here are 5 techniques you can implement along side your new morning habits to supercharge them for faster results and a higher level of success.
Your To Do list is a fantastic guide to life on the ground. What happens when you look up from your To Do list to get altitude on your career?
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A list of great apps for entrepreneurs to increase productivity, manage projects effectively and expand your business with ease!
Once you’ve used multiple screens, it’s hard to go back to using just one. Multiple displays are useful for more than just watching your two favorite sports teams at the same time (though, you can most certainly do that, too). Having two displays can actually increase your productivity a great deal. That’s right, if you…