Barry Butler

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I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing

For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was: how it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores …

How to Go From Time Management to Time Abundance

Can you believe it's almost Christmas? During the holiday season especially, it always seems there's never enough time to do all the things that need to get done. Yet, December has been my most productive month of the year. What made the difference? I gave up on the idea of managing my time and …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Empty Your Inbox with the Trusted Trio

Managing the steady stream of email that gathers in your inbox every day can feel like an impossible task. Not long ago, I kept a lengthening list of …

Productivity

15 Productivity Hacks For Procrastinators

Let me guess.<p>You should be doing something else rather than reading this article. But due to some unknown force of nature, you decided to …

Forget Time Management. Do This Instead | Inc.com

How much do you think about time management? If you're like most busy professionals, the answer is, quite a lot. You're always trying to squeeze the most productivity you can out of every minute you spend at work. You hate being limited by the 24-hour day.<p>Managing our limited time is well and good, …

The Paleo Cure

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Kresser<p>An effective and practical program based on the Paleo lifestyle, customized to fit your needs!<p>As the Paleo movement sweeps the nation, the health benefits of following the lifestyle of our hunter-gatherer forebears are undeniable. But what happens when we hit a wall and weight …

What If the Nazis Won? Inside Amazon’s ‘The Man in the High Castle’

The Man in the High Castle, the new Amazon series that launches Friday, imagines a world in which Hitler beat the U.S. to the atomic bomb. It’s …

I Quit Writing To-Do Lists And Became Way More Productive

And happier.<p>I was recently working at a coffee shop when I couldn't help but overhear the conversation going on at the table next to me. The ladies caught my attention because they sounded like me -- stressed, tired and trying to figure out how to get it all done in the quickly passing hours of the …

How to Get Things Done with Trello

My work involves prioritizing, organizing and managing tasks, information and ideas. I have tried hundreds of todo lists and project management tools …

Seven 1-Minute Hacks For A Productive Workweek

Bob runs into work most days 40 minutes late, coffee flying from his to-go cup. He huffs into his office, slams the door, and stays holed up there, ignoring emails and his incessantly ringing phone until it’s time for lunch or he has his life in order (whichever comes first).<p>There’s a Bob in every …

Time Management

The 40-30-20-10 Rule Of Time Management

The underlying concept behind every piece of time management advice you’ve ever received is that you should spend more focused time on what matters most and less or no time on distractions from what matters most. The trouble is that that choice is rarely black and white but, rather, filled with all …

Time Management

Breaks hold the key to productivity according to research

Research

This Is The Lazy Way To Stop Procrastinating, Backed By Research

You want to stop procrastinating? What if I told there was a solution that involved fun. In fact, it lets you do <i>the thing you love most in the …

I stop working by noon every day — and I've never been so productive

Focus has always been a challenge for me, but I've always felt there should be a better way.<p>I've tried accountability groups, productivity apps and all sorts of other gimmicks for getting more done. But on their own, nothing seemed to work.<p>Recently, I spent some time reviewing and considering …