Productivity

How do productive people get it done?

December 1, 2016 Categorized in: Time Management

Learn to maximize your time by following these productivity tips.

Do you own email, or does it own you?

December 1, 2016 Categorized in: Time Management

Email has a way of barging in, and it can hurt productivity by taking your focus away from other tasks.

7 tips for a successful holiday party

November 27, 2016 Categorized in: Project Management

Kathy Posey, office administrator at Strategy­­Wise, has advice for you based on her experience planning more than 20 such parties over the years.

Get past anger in the workplace

October 6, 2016 Categorized in: Problem Solving

Gossip and jealousy cause resentment and anger in the office. Here are some tips to get past it and return to making thoughtful workplace decisions.

Apps to make working on the road easier

September 26, 2016 Categorized in: Organizing

Josh Nicholas, writing at Lifehacker, suggests some apps to give you access to notes, emails and other forms of communication to stay on top of things back at the office.

How to make Gmail even better

August 11, 2016 Categorized in: Organizing

Nathan McAlone, writing at Business Insider Australia, suggests apps and other additions to make Google’s Gmail even easier to use and more helpful.
We often feel like we are running out of time and constantly working, so we never seem to have enough time to do the things we want. But Jason Womack, writing at Entrepreneur, argues that we aren’t factoring in our lack of focus, discipline or support. Use his tips to create time and get work done.
Marie Boker is the director of first impressions at Phelps, an integrated marketing communications agency in Playa Vista, Calif. She was downsized from another agency almost 20 years ago, but when that company was acquired by Phelps soon after, she got a boost.
There are a million distractions around us every day, and it can be hard to stay focused. Here are some tips that can make you more productive and eliminate distractions from your workday.
Time management; constructive criticism; comma placement; and clean email
With so many distractions in both the workplace and at home, it’s difficult to focus on important tasks and stay productive.
Being able to handle time, stress and financial situations is the key to getting ahead.

3 resources to help in a crisis

April 6, 2016 Categorized in: Problem Solving

You might not have thought about it before, but you need to be operating with a disaster recovery plan.