Time Management

5 ways to procrastinate wisely

October 5, 2017 Categorized in: Time Management

So you don’t feel like opening that onerous spreadsheet. That’s OK. Try these idle activities.
These days it can feel like you never catch up at work. The Washington Post’s career coach, Joyce E.A. Russell, offers tips to help you get caught up once and for all.
Here are three tips from some experts on reducing pre-vacation stress.

Can you put an end to busywork?

May 3, 2017 Categorized in: Time Management

You’ve probably said “I’m so busy” more than a few times in your life. Consider whether you’re busy doing things that move your career forward vs. doing busywork that drains your energy.
If you’re in the club of those who seem to be at least 15 minutes late for everything, you know how embarrassing and stressful it can be. But there’s hope for you to change your ways.

Take back stolen time

February 22, 2017 Categorized in: Time Management

In the workplace, when being a team player is valued, if not expected, how do you deal with the people who abuse your time?

5 tactics to help stop procrastination

December 10, 2016 Categorized in: Time Management

People who procrastinate often promise they won’t do it again, but they often go right back to putting things off, writes Jamie Rosenstein at Lifehack. Sound like you?

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.
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.
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

5 ways to minimize distractions at work

February 19, 2016 Categorized in: Time Management

Research continually tells us multitasking decreases productivity rather than increasing it. By dividing your focus, you’re increasing your stress levels and decreasing your performance abilities.