Latest "Holiday Productivity" Posts

Make Time to Pay Attention to What Matters Most During the Holidays

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Holidays have you feeling stressed for time and attention? Do you feel pushed, pulled and pressured to participate in every request for your time?

I know. It may be the most magical time of year for some but for many in today’s 24/7 world there’s a whole lot of stress …

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Aussie Hugs and Champagne Kisses

champagne kissesRegardless of the holiday you celebrate, it can be a busy (and stressful). This holiday let’s choose the following:

Give the gift of your undivided attention – turn off technology, look people in the eyes and have a great conversation with someone you value this holiday season.

Donate your time 

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Decking the Halls and Dealing with Deadlines

How to Keep Your Productivity High and STILL Enjoy the Season

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Holidays have you decking the halls while simultaneously trying to slide in under deadlines? Feeling less ho-ho-ho and more ho-hum because time seems to be ticking faster than a New Year’s Eve ball-dropping countdown? I know. It may be …

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This Holiday Season, Pay Attention to What Matters Most

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The excitement of the holidays is here, which often leaves us feeling as if we have more on our ‘to do’ list than there are hours in the day!

A common area of stress for many is finding the time to get ready for holidays in order to experience the …

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Be Kind – Pay Attention to those in Support Roles

be kind Any thoughtful leader knows the professionals in support roles are the backbone to a successful organization. Early in my corporate career I learned THE most important roles in any company include the Executive Assistants, Security Guard, IT team, and the catering and cleaning team. I made it a point to …

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How Thanking Veterans Can Become a Great Tradition – Guest Blog by Mark Scharenbroich

You have seen us promote the brilliant book Nice Bike by Mark Scharenbroich and when I read this blog about thanking veterans, it provided a wonderful example of taking time to give someone the gift of your attention and be thankful. Enjoy this heart warming story of strangers showing their …

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Happy Holidays and big Aussie love

Regardless of which holiday you celebrate, it can be a busy (and stressful). This holiday let’s choose the following:

Give the gift of undivided attention – turn off technology, look people in the eyes and have a great conversation with someone you value this holiday season.

Donate your time – …

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Posted in Holiday Productivity by Neen James.

10 Ways to Save Time This Holiday Season

Holiday Season Family Save TimeI love the holiday season – it’s my fave time of year and here are 10 strategies to help you get more done and create more significant moments that matter:

  1. Cancel unnecessary meetings.
  2. Set ‘out of office’ message on your email.
  3. Complete holiday shopping online.
  4. Schedule a catch up with

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Get Productive: Make Time for what matters

Neens backyard toAs I write snow is falling outside, I’m sipping coffee and my flight has been cancelled.

Normally flight cancellations are not welcomed…however I find myself grateful.

Grateful business allows me to travel to exquisite parts of the world, speaking to thousands of people and mentoring some of the coolest leaders …

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Thank you for your wonderful business this year! Happy Holidays

From our team to yours… happy holidays and thank you for everything – click to watch video here:

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