Latest "Productivity for Professionals" Posts

When You’re Just Too Busy – Attention Pays!

We wear busy like a badge of honor. Busy has become a status symbol within our society, which is crazy when you stop to consider how terrible it is to our productivity, personal well-being and relationships. We believe if we aren’t busy, we aren’t productive. Problem is, being too busy …

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Posted in Personal Productivity, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for your Health, Technology Addiction by Neen James.
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Get Others to Pay Attention to Your Thought Leadership

Have you ever heard the term ‘Thought Leadership’ and wondered what it was and who gets to call themselves a ‘Thought Leader?’ True thought leaderships shapes and shifts ideas, perspectives and focus in others.

 

Thought leaders don’t just know something, they are known for something. People often consider themselves …

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Posted in Productivity for Professionals, Thought Leaders in Stilettos by Neen James.
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Maximize Productivity with Join Up Dots Podcast Interview

If you seek ways to educate yourself, improve your business, maximize productivity and learn from leading industry experts on ways to enhance your confidence in business, tune into Join Up Dots. In this episode, I help share my secrets for focusing attention on tasks to achieve maximum productivity. Listen in …

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Posted in AhMaze TV, Personal Productivity, Productivity for Home Based Businesses, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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Pay Attention to Build Trust and Transparency Among Leaders

build trust among leadersIncredible leaders understand developing and keeping work relationships requires one to build trust and transparency for an increase in productivity, engagement and accountability. That’s why I wanted to look at five essential strategies that can nurture that trust, and develop a stronger connection amongst team members which is a win …

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Posted in Attention Pays, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for Professionals, Woman in Business by Neen James.
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Pay Attention: Productivity Strategies for Speakers

productivity strategiesJoin me in this fun, high-energy interview as Theo Androus asks me about productivity strategies for speakers.  This interview is filled with ideas for anyone running their own business.

 

Pay special attention to the way Theo listens to the responses of his guests and creates questions based on their …

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Posted in Attention Pays, Personal Productivity, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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What Paying ATTENTION to Your Millennials Looks Like And How It Pays You Back in Productivity

 

millennial generationI love millennials.  I love their energy. Their insights. Their outside-the-box, or even no-box-at-all eagerness and drive. Recently, I was asked by one of my awesome clients, who is always traveling that cutting edge, if I would help them craft a training program for their millennial team members.

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Posted in Attention Pays, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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Saying No Is Saying Yes to Success – Meetingsnet.com

saying noBusier doesn’t necessarily mean better when it comes to your career.

Saying no is scary.Saying yes is even scarier when we realize what it does to our time, our sanity and our ability to pay attention to what matters most.

I love this quote by Warren Buffet: “The difference between …

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Posted in Attention Pays, How To Articles, Personal Productivity, Productive Relationships, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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ATTENTION to Rules, Regulations and Bureaucracy: When is it Time to Change?

BureaucracyAs a keynote speaker and executive mentor, I am frequently asked for ways to deal with rules and bureaucracy in the workplace. Especially when dealing with some large corporations with employee manuals the size of War and Peace.  Rules, regulations and bureaucracy are part of corporate culture, but, done …

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Posted in Attention Pays, Productivity for Professionals, Productivity for Professionals, Woman in Business by Neen James.
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Transform Your Meetings with 10 Productivity Hacks: Guest Blog on MeetingsNet

 

I’m obsessed with attention and teaching others to utilize their focus to create more significant, productive moments in life. When I came across this article and infographic on meetingsnet.com about using productivity hacks to maximize the output of meetings, I just knew I had to share. Hope you enjoy …

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Posted in Personal Productivity, Productive Meetings, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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