93 results for tag: productivity


Tired of Feeling Perpetually Over-scheduled?

Try this 1-minute ritual to avoid over-commitment and stick to boundaries. After a particularly exhausting Friday which consisted of back-to-back meetings, I resentfully looked at the following week only to realize a glaringly obvious problem—it was just ...
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How to Sustain High Levels of Energy and Motivation for Ongoing Success

Technology continues to enable us to get more done in less time with smartphones, GPS, online calendars and apps that help us with everything from organizing your next board meeting to learning how to speak five languages to how best to brush your teeth. I ...
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Time to Give Your To-Do List to Someone Else

If you're reading this, chances are you have a "to-do" list. You know how it gets compiled. Something occurs to you. Onto the bottom of the list it goes. In no particular order, just one of those things that need to get done. The years pass. The list ebbs and ...
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The Three Principles of Enduring Health: A Natural Approach to Sustainable Wellness, Energy and Vitality

Sir Winston Churchill once said, "Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have." Similarly, Dr. Shan Hussain feels that a healthy team is the greatest asset any organization can have. The wealth of a company depends on the health of the ...
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Be Happier, Have More Energy, Clearer Thinking and Higher Quality Output

You have worked very hard to get where you are. But are you happy? It's all too common for those at the executive level to have so many important demands on their time and energy pulling them in multiple directions. It's also common to think that burnout, ...
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The Future of Productivity is Now: Three Tech Tips for Doing More with Less

What would life be like if the electronics revolution of the past 30 years hadn't happened? Among other things, my mission of teaching you how to achieve "Maximum Results in Minimum Time®" might have drowned in a sea of carbon paper, adding machine tape, fax ...
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Working Smarter: The Ultimate Approach

Just two tips cover EVERYTHING! There's an amazing community of Work Smarter authors and "How To" experts across the globe. But we're usually never in the same place at the same time. David Burkus, author of Under New Management, just did something no ...
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Legacy Systems

Organizations imprisoned by legacy systems generally have invested in those systems at a level sufficient to keep them running, but insufficient for supporting strategic growth. Further complicating matters, companies saddled with decades-old systems cannot ...
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The Keys to Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

Maybe it's networking, or interviewing, or delivering a speech, or delivering bad news to someone, whatever is holding you back from breaking through your comfort zone to reach your career goals – you need to be able to step outside your comfort zone and ...
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Stop Stressing So Much about Multitasking

Switching between tasks can open up new approaches to difficult problems. Just three minutes: that's how long the average worker spends on a task before switching to something new, according to a 2008 study led by researchers from the University of ...
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7 Cures for Sagging Productivity Blues: The Summer Slump

As the mercury begins to rise, the American worker's thoughts turn fondly to fun in the sun… and you know what that means. Soon, you'll face one of the great banes of business performance: the dreaded summer slump. With upcoming vacations to serve as ...
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Want More Time in Your Day?

How would you like to have more time in your day...to increase your productivity? Can't imagine anyone turning that down. The thing is, while we all only get 1,440 per day, it's quite possible to make better use of those minutes – and therefore feel like ...
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