Praise The Humble Notebook

Notebooks appear to be making a comeback (some of you readers might even say it never went away in the first place). With all the apps for making task lists or recording your notes, don’t underestimate the simplicity and effectiveness of a notebook. Its uses are many and unlimited. You can use it to write […]

Question The Ask!

It happens to all of us. You’re working away at something – hopefully something really important – when out of nowhere … WHAM! Someone has just interrupted you with … … a quick question … a request for information … help with something It can be tempting to drop what you’re doing and work on […]

A New Spin On An Old Nemesis … Procrastination!

I have a confession to make. Brace yourself. Sometimes … I procrastinate. Yup. It’s true. This productivity connoisseur’s (fancy word for expert) time management skills are questionable at times. Some days I do it more than others. And some days I don’t do it at all. I read about and attempt to avoid it. I’m […]

Organize Your Desk!

Is your desk messy and cluttered? Having trouble focusing? They could be related. Clean up your desk for improved productivity. Check out this Smart Tip of The Week!

Unplug Yourself!

Trouble getting everything done? The solution may be as simple as disconnecting. Try out this week’s Tip of The Week!

Plan Your Smart Time!

Struggling to find time to get important stuff done? You won’t find the time … you need to make the time. Check out this week’s Tip of the Week!

Do you suffer from Busywork Overload?

With all of today’s digital chatter, it’s easier than ever to lose control of one’s schedule and goals. After all, we’re bombarded with emails, tweets and phone calls – each one expecting a real-time response. In this environment, one could spend an entire day doing a lot, while accomplishing very little. Stay focused on your […]