Productivity Tips

HOW CAN YOU GET WORK DONE WHEN YOU ARE ALWAYS BEING INTERRUPTED?You sit down to write the proposal you've been putting off for two weeks. As soon as you get started, the phone rings. An interruption. Back to work for 10 minutes; you're finally in ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 15 May 2016
There's been a lot of hype about "inbox zero;" it's as if getting to inbox zero is a badge of honor reserved for those who are uber-organized and completely in control of their work.I've got great news for you - inbox zero is attainable to ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 11 May 2016
EMAIL BEST PRACTICESa. Use a signature to provide your contact information on your computer, phone, and tablet. Do not leave the default, "sent from my...." If you are sending a work email from a location other than your desk, nobody needs ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 8 May 2016
I see people soliciting requests on Facebook for interns for the summer. One business announced they had openings for 24 interns. Really - your business truly needs 24 interns? How is it possibly running now without those billets filled? Do ...
by : Jaynine Howard
On 7 May 2016
If you are one in a creative career field, then you must have experienced a creative block at some point in your journey. To some it comes only once in a while, but to others it can be so frequent that it impedes productivity. So how can you keep ...
by : Nelu Mbingu
On 4 May 2016
While efficiency and effectiveness are similar-sounding and often confused, the two have vastly different meanings when it comes to getting your work done.EFFICIENCYBeing efficient means you are working in a well-organized and competent way. With ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 30 Apr 2016
The Internet is a great place for business these days. There are hundreds of thousands of companies on the Internet, eagerly anticipating your business. With most companies dealing with hundreds and hundreds of customers on a daily basis, some ...
by : Treena Murphy
On 27 Apr 2016
You want to make the right decision. We all do.But every time you get close to making a decision, doubt creeps into your head and you start to look for more information. And then a little more. There is truly no end to the research and ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 24 Apr 2016
Billionaires reject the concept of to-do lists. Successful professionals swear by their to-do lists.CONFUSED?You are not alone. Each day I review the articles that appear on the web related to productivity. For each one that I come across ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger
On 18 Apr 2016
If you're like me, you are always searching for ways to improve work performance and find more time. You have a ton of work. Your task list keeps growing. You're drowning in emails. Yet, the number of hours in a day remains unchanged.These 3 ...
by : Sharon F. Danzger, Control Chaos, LLC
On 10 Apr 2016
If you've just started your online business or decided to get into affiliate marketing, you'll be looking to make money. Making money on the net with your new business can be a little tricky, unless you have an autoresponder. An ...
by : Treena Murphy
On 9 Apr 2016
The nature of the locksmith services vary and depend on the type of locksmith, who is appointed for the work. There are different types of locksmiths like the car locksmith or auto locksmith, residential locksmiths, industrial locksmiths, etc. An ...
by : Jeo Nash
On 31 Mar 2016
Imagine you are on a roll, engrossed in a project, in the "flow." All of a sudden, the phone rings, an e-mail alarm goes off, a colleague is standing in your doorway, a text message is coming through on your smart phone, etc. Ah, interruptions ...
by : Lisa Montanaro
On 10 Mar 2016
"One's greatest challenge is to control oneself" -Kazi ShamsWe've all experienced moments when our self-discipline was challenged. Whether it was not eating that extra cookie or finishing that work project before the deadline. We all know it can ...
by : Nelu Mbingu
On 2 Mar 2016
There are a lot of articles and recommendations on how to attract new clients and raise sales. Most of those articles explain how to optimize your business and website and how to make your offer look more attractive and appealing. In this article ...
by : Hlib Nikk
On 20 Feb 2016
Today, I want to go into more detail about how to set one up that's going to increase your sales and be easy to maintain.Let's get started. 1. Opt In - We'll start with someone subscribing to your list. This is one ...
by : Tracey Osborne
On 10 Feb 2016
"Dream big, Sparkle more, Shine bright"Lately, I've been finding it hard to find time to work on my music, to come up with new stuff and practice songs for gigs. I have even forgotten to spare time to have fun with music and to experiment ...
by : Ascendance
On 25 Jan 2016
I would say that everyone has their own 'lazy times' in life. Well you know those times where you're unproductive and just don't want to move. Well today is one of those days for me. I spent approximately 24 hours doing (by doing I ...
by : Ascendance
On 18 Jan 2016
Shopping online has brought the world of fashion right to the customer's doorstep- bringing both variety and design available at the click of a button. If you've been looking to buy women'sclothing online but have not found the ...
by : mossmanclothing
On 15 Jan 2016
Being an entrepreneur is hard enough already. Add to that the hustle and bustle of the holidays and the end of the year for your small business, and you've got a recipe for stress.Even worse, many of us unconsciously keep work habits that ...
by : Tracey Osborne
On 16 Dec 2015
I don't know about you, but for me thinking about "taking a holiday" from my business used to be an impossible thought.It can feel like the pressure is ON full force. All the time. 24/7.There is always more to be done when it comes to building my ...
by : Margie Beiswanger
On 15 Dec 2015