There was a time when I found productivity to be a laser dot gliding along the floor and I was the cat bounding after it, desperately hoping to catch my prey.
We live in a world of distractions. Cell phones. Email. Text messages. Notifications. Pop-ups. And more. How do you get your work done if you are constantly being interrupted? Iâll bet you donât ma…
One reason, it’s said, that women don’t pursue “big” jobs is that “big” jobs leave no room for family. Even people with superb feminist credentials sometimes buy into this belief. In a piece for HBR, Joan Williams, a law professor and founding director of the Center of WorkLife Law at the University of California, Hastings [...]
10000 hours? Seriously? Looking at numerous examples of genius performance, what are the seven secrets to transforming yourself into a world class expert?
While superior productivity is neither simple nor easily reduced to its component parts, most people would universally agree that productivity requires a focus on priorities—a focus that excludes the extraneous, stripping away anything that doesn’t contribute to a specific goal. Some might even call such a tight focus an obsession. I’ve been called obsessive multiple [...]
Well, we’re off. Today’s ride, more than 20 miles (total) more than yesterday, through what is sure to be a crazy-awesome day…oh, and (predicted) 20-30 MPH winds.
Keeping your emotions in check is always tough when you’re faced with a difficult decision. Author Simon Sinek suggests that one of the best ways to counter your emotions is to think about the results of a decision. If nothing good happens, you don’t need to make it at all.
I’ve recently been re-reading Awaken the Giant Within and have found the experience to be nothing short of eye-opening. I originally read it in book version
You might try to skip breaks to be more productive, but it actually does the opposite. This infograhic shows the importance of regular breaks.
With over 300k apps for iPad, the iTunes store is overflowing with awesome apps that you may not have heard about.
If you want to stay productive during the workday, keep track of how much time you spend on these three most common time wasters at work.
Getting rid of clutter is one of the easiest ways to help you get organized and increase productivity at the office. Here are a few decluttering tips.
How many meetings are on your calendar today? Take a moment, and count them. Now, add up how much of your day will be spent in a conference room or on a call. Better yet, how much of your day is le…
I worked with an individual whose time management was destroying him. His work reputation was that of a slacker who didnât get anything done. People did not want to work with him. They were afraid …
Think that you’re successful at multitasking?
Up your productivity and efficiency online by mastering these seven essential keyboard shortcuts for browsing the Web.
EBTV presents host Evita Ochel with returning guest Ivan Staroversky in a dialogue about productivity, multitasking, burnout and balance.
Back in 1991, Warren Buffett met Bill Gates, though as he tells career community website Levo League, neither of them were excited to see one another. But it turned out they had a great time talking and during the course of the conversation, Buffett pulled out the little black date book that he carries in [...]
Who likes to say no? No one. But there are times when we have to reject others and we may find it tough to do so. Here are 11 tips to easily say no to others.
Many people struggle to manage their time well enough to end each day feeling productive, rather than frustrated with their to-do lists. Here’s how to fix that.
Most of us rely on coffee to become alert and energized for our work each and every week. Not all of us share the same taste for coffee. Some prefer it black
Essential guidelines to the Four Keys to Success – Productivity, Focus, Discipline and Goals – achieving success in your online business.
What’s the key to better productivity? According to an informal poll of the 99% audience, it’s all about destroying the multi-tasking myth.
The better the working conditions are, the more productive people become. This is a simple rule that MWE Lab exploited to the maximum when they created the Emperor 1510 LX Workstation. Sitting on a…
It’s easy to forget the iPad’s been around for only three years, since it’s made such a big footprint in our day-to-day lives. It’s great for lean-back, leisurely weekend activities like watching a movie, video chatting with faraway relatives, and playing a few rounds of Words with Friends. But don’t leave it behind when it’s [...]