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Could you get more done with reduced working hours?

Could You Get More Done If You Reduced Your Working Hours?

There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing. ~ Brian Tracy I know what you’re thinking, “what do you mean reduced working hours?! …I don’t have enough time for my workload as it is!” …or do you? You may be familiar with Parkinson’s […]

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How Much Time Do You Really Have

How Much Time Do You Really Have?

How much time do you really have? I’d be willing to wager it’s not as much as you’d like to think. On a Friday I like to review my task management system to assess what I intended to accomplish over the course of the week …versus actual results. Do you do the same? If not, I […]

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10 Essential Productivity Tools For Tech-Savvy Leaders

Guest Post, by Irina Nica from Hubgets  So many productivity tools, so little time! Lucky for us, Irina Nica from Hubgets has done some serious legwork on some of the tools out there to help make your workday a bit more sane and productive. What’s better, she’s compiled a shortlist that I’m delighted to feature […]

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Do You Need To Sort Your Screaming Desk?

Chaos is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence. ~Buddha What’s on tap today? I’m fairly certain you’ve got quite a bit going on so let’s take just a minute or two to assess your workspace. One of the top things we need to perform our best work and get the most from […]

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Could you finish your work by noon?

Could You Finish Your Work By Noon?

Are you up for a productivity challenge today? Excellent, I thought you might be game! Here’s your mission: Complete your day’s work by noon. That’s it! Now, let’s be reasonable, it may not be realistic for you to complete all your work by noon (depending partly when you’re reading this!). However, I’d wager you can […]

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Will You End Your Workday Satisfied?

“Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.” ~Unknown Ahhhhh, is there anything as satisfying as that first cup of coffee (or your favourite morning beverage)? With the exception of the second cuppa, I’d suggest a pretty strong contender is ending the workday satisfied. That fulfilling feeling from having successfully executed those tasks you […]

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The best way to get something done

The Best Way To Get Something Done

Are you experiencing a few pangs of guilt, stress or anxiety over something you’ve yet to do? I don’t know about you, but my stomach does a little flip each time I’m reminded that I still haven’t gotten around to XYZ. When I was a kid, if I was procrastinating on starting my homework or a […]

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Are You Blocking A Successful Outcome?

Do you ever feel like you’re making the effort but not getting the results you expected? Time for a little input-output temperature check! I don’t know about you, but at the end of each quarter I perform a review of where I stand with my business. What is my outcome for the last quarter? What […]

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Could You Reduce Your Working Hours?

It’s easy to let work run rampant with an open-ended schedule.  But have you ever noticed what you accomplish when it’s crunch time? …Usually the most important things, right? If your work day drags with little to show for your efforts, and little time for proper rest and recovery, perhaps you need to reduce your working hours. […]

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