Deb Lee

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Try This Instead: 7 Ways You’ve Been Killing Your Productivity

Pexels / Pixabay<p>Do you feel like you aren’t as productive and focused as you should be? Have you been killing your productivity? Instead of searching …

Productivity

3 Types of Procrastinators: Which One Are You?

Like forms of procrastination—binge-watching "GLOW," shopping for dog raincoats online, or stalking your middle school friends on social …

Procrastination

Digital Productivity: How to Level Up and Get More Done (and 50+ Digital Tools to Help You Do It!)

Almost everything we do in the workplace these days requires an app or tech tool to help us complete tasks and projects. Digital productivity is no …

Project Management

Stop Breathe & Think Co-Founder Julie Campistron Shares Her No. 1 Tip For Uninterrupted Productivity

Julie Campistron knows how challenging it can be to balance work, family and her own self-care on a daily basis: She's a mom of two, CEO and …

Productivity

Why you need a much more chill to-do list

You know you'll be interrupted at work, so learn to plan for it.<p>I love an old-school to-do list. It's a piece of scrap paper that I keep right next …

Time Management

Nutritionists on what you should never, ever do during the day

Plenty of factors contribute to how you perform from the moment you log in until you bid buh-bye to the receptionist. You know if you agree to …

High Fiber

How to Find Free iOS and Android Apps

Even when the paid version of an app only costs a few pounds up front, there’s something about paying up for a service you’ve been using for free …

Want to Have a Great Day? Develop a Morning Routine.

Does your current morning routine consist of hitting the snooze button four times and walking out the door five minutes later as you put on your …

Time Management

The top 5 things that will significantly improve your productivity today

In today’s distracted world — filled with overflowing emails, mobile phone and social media notifications — it’s harder than ever to focus on our …

Having a fruitful day is all about learning the art of self-control

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn.</i> <i>Follow the author</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What …

Self Control

How to achieve work-life balance in 5 steps

Achieving work-life balance can look impossible. And, frankly, it seems like it’s getting harder.<p>In the ten years from 1986 to 1996 work-life balance …

Work-life Balance

25 Little Email Marketing Experiments That Deliver BIG Results

Learn about the email marketing experiments and A/B tests you can run to improve CTR and lead generation.

Marketing

3 Essential Systems For Becoming Massively Productive

Whether you’re working in a large company or running your own business, systems are your best friend.<p>They will help you accomplish more, even when you feel like spending your mornings gazing into the fridge or refreshing your Instagram feed.<p>Systems (not software) will prevent you from …

Outsourcing

8 Blogging Productivity Tips

Dear friend,<p>I think I am currently one of the most productive bloggers on the internet (and the world). I want to share how I do it– and perhaps a …

Productivity

A Study Shows the Best Times of Day to Post to Social Media

U.S. companies are expected to spend more than $37 billion dollars on social media promotion annually each year by 2020, representing 24% of the economy’s total digital advertising spend. It’s an astounding number, given that the vast majority of social media managers charged with getting customers …

Social Media

How to Stay Productive This Fall According to Design Experts

What is it about the beginning of fall that always brings out the back-to-school spirit in us?<p>It doesn't matter how long it's been since you …

Time Management

The Psychology of Flipd, the Digital Detox App

Every night, an hour before bed, I stash my phone inside a drawer in my living room. Most days I retrieve it the following morning, when I'm heading …

Apps

9 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Maximize Their Time Every Day

JESHOOTScom / Pixabay<p>The path of an entrepreneur is anything but straightforward. It’s without a doubt one of the toughest careers you can choose. …

Entrepreneurship

How to Make More Time for Yourself, in 3 Simple Steps

Organize your schedule―and claim carefree minutes for yourself―in three steps.<p>Prioritizing time to do the things for yourself will not only make you …

Time Management

The most effective to-do lists account for interruptions

Write it down. Schedule everything. Assign blocks of time and color coding, sprinkle with magic dust, then hold your breath and hope there aren’t any interruptions. That’s the downside of traditional time-management planning: It’s only effective when things go…as planned.<p>Which, in today’s dynamic …

Time Management

How to improve productivity and build positive relationships

Weren’t expecting a piece combining productivity AND having that correlate with the importance of relationship-building, were you? Here’s the thing — …

Self-improvement

5 Ways a Calendar Tool Helps You Set Realistic Expectations for Your Day

We all have expectations in life. And, this includes those daily expectations, such as completing a specific task or personal goal like exercising.<p>But, sometimes reality bites and those expectations aren’t met. For example, it took you longer to write that blog post, now you’re late for dinner. As …

Time Management

101 time management hacks to get more done in your day

For most of us, time management and staying productive is a daily struggle. Sometimes that's not the end of the world. But, if you don't address this sooner then later, the things you were supposed to do today get pushed to tomorrow, then the next day. Eventually, you could end-up several weeks …

Time Management

The to-do list method for people with crazy lives and short attention spans

Productivity science is generally unkind to standard to-do lists. We’re told that they feed the impulses of our faulty brains in all the wrong ways.<p>They call our attention to tasks that are easy to quantify and thus easy to “complete.” They can allow small chores to feel more pressing and important …

10 Great Ideas to Improve Your Productivity when You Work From Home

I love working from home. I love the fact that I can crawl out of bed 5 minutes before work and still be on time. It thrills me that there’s no dress …

Interaction Design

Distracted? Work Harder!

When it comes to focusing at work, there is no shortage of scapegoats to blame for our wandering minds. Social media, the ever-churning news cycle, chats with colleagues — these distractions can lead to a working state of mind that is far from focused. But there’s one possible cause of frequent …

4 Things Successful People Do in the Last 15 Minutes of Their Workday

For many of us, the last 15 minutes of the workday are difficult. After a long, busy day, it can be tempting to take it easy during the final …

Success

4 Proven Tips for Investing in Instagram Marketing

Over the years, there has been a considerable fast growth in the total number of registered users on Instagram. Between 2014 and 2018 Instagram’s …

Social Media

Fall’s around the corner: How seasonal shifts impacts productivity (and how to cope)

While seasonal affective disorder is commonly discussed when the temperature drops below freezing, any shift in weather can cause you to feel off …

Wellness

How You Can Delegate Without Micromanaging

Are you delegating, or just micromanaging?<p>Dr. Julian Birkinshaw is a professor of strategy and entrepreneurship as well as the deputy dean for executive education at the London Business School. He’s the author of 15 books. He’s ranked in the thinkers 50 list of the world’s most influential …

Leadership