Scott Buday

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Use the Five Folder System to Finally Organize Your Email Inbox

We’ve come a long way from the simple “trusted trio” method of organizing our inbox, and for many of us our email is as disorganized as it’s ever …

Archives

The 10 Things You Must Do to Achieve Your Goals

To succeed, you first have to set yourself up for success.<p>In making New Year’s resolutions, it might seem like you’re setting yourself up for failure. So many people underutilize gym memberships, quickly revert to old habits or never take up new hobbies they’ve been meaning to master.<p>For …

Productivity

7 Secrets to a Killer Morning Routine

Time is a precious commodity, particularly in those pre-work morning hours. How you spend those moments can either make or break the rest of your day.<p>…

Time Management

5 Amazing Apps to Help You Build Habits Faster

66 Days.<p>That’s how long it takes to build new habits.<p>This is no easy task. And it’s no surprise that 9 out of 10 people fail to achieve their New …

Build This Simple Crosscut Jig to Use Your Circular Saw for Straight, Accurate Cuts

When you need to make straight cuts but don't have a miter saw handy, this crosscut jig will let you just grab your circular saw and get to work.<p>Circular saws are indispensable tools for making freehand cuts on a jobsite or at home, but their major drawback is a lack of accuracy when you need to …

Treadmill Walking Weight Loss Workout Plan

Treadmill walking is a great way to burn extra calories each day to help you lose weight. Aim to burn 300 extra calories per day with cardio exercise …

Exercise

Follow This Simple 2-Step Process to Do the Best Work of Your Life

Start making your time count. And get ready to crush it.<p>We live in a world of distraction.<p>Phone calls. Message alerts. Push notifications. Those are just the beginning, and they've become a normal part of our day.<p>Then, there's our work.<p>Who of us doesn't have enough on our plate? Every day is a …

Time Management

The Fasting Diet Improves Your Mood, Sex and Sleep

Cutting calories is nobody’s idea of a fun time. But the perks of fasting go far beyond a leaner body, finds a new study published in <i>JAMA Internal</i> …

Holistic Medicine

Think Twice Before You Show Your Data On Pie Charts

Data visualization tools give businesses the opportunity to display data using various visually appealing graphics rather than traditional rows of …

9 Time Management Apps to Organize Your Life and Keep You on Track

Do you need more time?No matter who you are, you probably don’t have enough of it.Time is a limited resource and it’s constantly running on empty. …

Apps

5 Life Hacks People Tell Me Have Changed Their Lives Or The Way They Work

Curating the C_NCENTRATE newsletter every week used to take about two hours but now, thanks to the smart group of people it attracts (and a slew of other smarter cookies that regularly send me great things to read), it takes about 30 minutes. Some of the most popular links are the ones regarding …

Self-improvement

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day For a Month. Here’s What Happened

Turns out, a loose muscle is a strong muscle<p>Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could cram in more lifting?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip doing a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p>I …

Workouts

How to Master Microsoft Office OneNote

Microsoft OneNote has been one of our favorite note-taking apps for years, and it keeps getting better. The app is completely free to install on your …

Software

The 15 best exercises to target your love handles

Want to be able to confidently shed your shirt in the bedroom to flaunt washboard abs without fear of excess flab hanging over your boxer briefs? …

It’s Time to Retire Your Trusty Day Planner

Evernote is a 21st century day planner. In Part 4 of his productivity series for school leaders, organization consultant and former principal Frank …

Evernote

6 Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Awful Wi-Fi Network

Dropped connections, an ever-spinning update wheel, slow-loading webpages—these fist-clenching symptoms of shoddy Wi-Fi connections make wireless …

Wi-Fi

Use This Formula To Overhaul Your Totally Worthless To-Do List

You’re sorting your tasks all wrong. Here’s a better way to do it.<p>The good, old-fashioned to-do list might be more old-fashioned than good. There’s no shortage of productivity experts decrying its usefulness–and they have a point. One of the many troubles with to-do lists is that they don’t help …

Time Management

This Googler Explains How To Design Your Time Rather Than Manage It

Breaking all your tasks into quadrants can help you become more strategic about how you work.<p>For many of us, work can feel like a never-ending cycle of long meetings, overflowing inboxes, and urgent demands. No matter how fast we go or how hard we work, there’s far more to do every day than there …

Time Management

4 Thoughts to Stop Procrastinating Instantly

"Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today."- Benjamin FranklinProcrastination delays life. It's a major reason for shame and …

Procrastination

The To-Do List Game Plan

Make today the day you finish everything. Here are seven solid tips to up your productivity.

Time Management

Prioritization: Time Management Advice to Empower Your Success

<i>Cary J. Green, PhD</i><p>Countless books have been written on prioritization and time management, yet my experience is that most people often spend time doing things that are not a high priority. You may think you are making progress simply because you are busy. Nothing could be further from the truth. In …

Overwhelmed? 10 ways to feel less busy

You can’t do it all, so try Oliver Burkeman’s tips to reclaim your time and your sanity<p>Secret office diaries<p>Inside the UK’s wackiest offices<p>People with stressful jobs track their heart rates<p>Meet the man with 20 jobs<p>Tim Dowling’s office buzzword quiz<p>Work isn’t working; that much seems clear. If …

Time Management

To Anyone Who Thinks They're Falling Behind

You don't need more motivation. You don't need to be inspired to action. You don't need to read any more lists and posts about how you're not doing …

65 Top Tips to Sharpen Your Time-Management Skills | Inc.com

Every day, each of us has 24 hours to spend. Some of us make better use of that resource than others. Learning to manage time and spend it wisely is among the most significant things you can do to build personal and professional success.<p>Here are 65 of the best ways to manage your time:<p><b>1. Know</b> …

Time Management

Building Your Dream Container Home

Why choose a container home?<p>When containers are on the back of trucks, it is hard to imagine that they can make a good home. The truth of the matter …

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

15 Secrets Successful People Know About Productivity

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including 7 billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, "What is your number one secret to productivity?" After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

How to Stop Being Lazy and Get More Done: 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

Time Management