Productivity

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How to Be More Productive in 2018

Tips to simplify the way you work, get more done and find greater fulfillment in life.<p>Holding her laptop, journal and pen, and paper calendar, Janice (not her real name) stopped long enough to field a question from one of her teammates. With an eye on the clock and her body positioned to get away …

Productivity

Productivity Tips And Tricks: The Community Shares Its Piece Of Advice

Once I know what needs doing, I pick out my top three tasks for the day. These are the most important things that I need to get done. There are often …

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How to Be More Productive Without Burning Out

Like many of my classmates, shortly after college, I joined the ranks of a top strategy and management consulting firm. I knew I was signing up for long hours, but the reality of that didn’t really sink until a few months in, when I asked for a vacation day to go to a friend’s wedding. My request …

The Workplace

Work Smarter Not Harder: Hack Your Way to a More Productive Day

• <b>Eat the Frog.</b><p><i>“If your job is to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And if your job is to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the</i> …

Combining and Splitting Data in Spreadsheets

Google Afternoon Googlers, <br>Today I want to give you a tip on how to manage data in a spreadsheet. This is a question I often receive and here are a …

11 things organized and productive people do every day

We often confuse being productive with working as fast as we can, every second of the day. We fear that slowing down to get organized will kill our …

Productivity

Feeling Uninspired? 10 Office Tweaks to Renew Your Productivity

Productivity and motivation go hand in hand. When you’re inspired, work flows out of you like water out of a spring; when you’re uninspired, it’s …

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9 bad habits you must break to be more productive

Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don’t even notice the damage …

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4 Underrated Email Productivity Hacks

The average person spends 28 percent of their work week reading and responding to emails. Imagine what you could achieve with just a few of those …

6 Smart Things Super Productive People Do to Get More Things Done Every Day

These science-backed techniques will drastically improve your ability to get more done.<p>Ever wish you had more than 24 hours in a day to get more things done? I'm with you. In the struggle to be more productive amid so many distractions, we need tools and techniques that work to our advantage …

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Your To-Do List Has a Major Flaw (And Actions You Can Take Now to Make it More Effective)

To-do lists are popular and effective, but there’s a good chance you’re making yourself less productive.<p>To-do list is a time-honored system. It’s …

Time Management

How to Spend the First 30 Minutes of Your Day to Maximize Productivity

How you spend your morning makes or breaks your day.<p>As entrepreneurs, we often work late into the night, only to roll out of bed the next morning, picking up where we left off. One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing and searching for new and novel ways …

Productivity

Introducing Shared Channels: Where you can work with anyone in Slack

Say goodbye to email for work with external vendors, partners, clients, and moreWhether you work at a 10-person firm or a company that’s 10,000 …

Collaboration

3 Ways Your Business Unknowingly Kills Worker Happiness And Productivity

Surfing the web, social media, water cooler chats. These are just some of the usual culprits that distract workers from being productive. While that may be true, there’s also something else at play – something that the employers themselves are responsible for.<p>Endless distraction from working in an …

The Workplace

6 Ways Well Organized People Get More Done Every Day

There is a strong correlation between productivity and always knowing where you left your keys.<p>Disorganization is costly. Whether you're at home or in the office, it's stressful to be always looking for something. Organized people don't have that stress.<p>Studies have found that reducing clutter …

15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More

Nobody cares how busy your are or how work you late, they just care what you get done.<p>Whether you're working a traditional 9-to-5 gig or running your own business, we all struggle with productivity. For many this is a daily struggle. The good news? That struggle will be a thing of the past if you …

Why Success in the Morning Starts the Night Before

A successful day begins with a purposeful morning.<p>A lot has been written about the power of your morning routine to set your day on a positive …

Productivity

Time Management, Success and Management

Productivity<p>Low on Motivation? 7 Psychological Hacks to Get Going<p>Studies show that the 'average' optimal time for a work-break split entails working …

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Seven reasons why home working is the future

Commuters using South West Trains this morning faced major delays following a loss of all signalling in south-west London.<p>Train services are expected to be cancelled, revised or delayed by up to 90 minutes, until at least 2pm this afternoon. The firm has subsequently urged passengers not to travel …

The Workplace

Six ways to work less but get more done

Everyone shares the same 24 hours in a day and yet some entrepreneurs simply get more done than others. Is it just a case of some people work harder than others?<p>We've all heard the saying, "work smarter, not harder," but many successful entrepreneurs have come to realize that productivity is part …

Time Management

7 Great Apps to Help You With Your Side Hustle

If you’re getting ready to start a side hustle, your phones and tablets are about to be put to good use for way more than texting your bestie, checking in with your parents, and making your pet Instagram famous. You’ll need to support your freshly minted entrepreneurial pursuits with social media …

Entrepreneurship

Are You Taking the Time to Truly Be a Leader

When it comes to leading yourself and others, are you? Your solution may be just a breath away.<p>I had a call with a client last week. We'd had a gap in time together due to travel and business, and well... life... and we'd set up a deep dive to bring us back together, reground some of our work, and …

Leadership

The Perfect Notebook Designed To Replace Those Productivity Apps (video)

If you feel overwhelmed by the amount of productivity applications you have on your smartphone and need a little clarity and focus you may be …

Several People Are Typing — The Official Slack Blog

Making work tools feel more human, so people can thrive<p>Slack<p>Jan 3<p>The year in communication and collaboration at work<p>The year in communication and …

Collaboration

Take better smartphone photos with these simple tips and tricks

Lights, smartphone camera, action<p>By now we're all familiar with the basics of smartphone photography: You pull out your phone and push a button. But if you really plan to preserve those memories for posterity, then you'll want your phone snaps to look their best. So up your phone photo game with …

iPhoneography

How To Boost Your Personal Productivity: A Complete Guide

Learn the methodology behind true productivity as well as tried and true methods for increasing your productivity today in this free guide from …

Methodology

This Simple Productivity Hack Will Double Your Output

These days, we’re all striving for optimal productivity. We want to work, in the words of Daft Punk, “harder, better, faster, stronger.” But how? …

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