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Do you remember growing up, parents wouldn’t tolerate interruptions, often saying: “Don’t interrupt when grownups are talking?”
Ever had your parents say “Pay attention to what you are doing?”
Now we ARE the grownups and somehow, we’ve forgotten those very basic rules of engagement.
We cannot …
…and pay attention to what matters most!
How would you define your relationship with technology? Are you able to put it down and walk away from it when someone or something that matters demands your attention? Or, are you denying your technology addiction as you sneak glances at your device …
“The project is 10 months behind, you need to deliver it in two months and raise $10 million dollars. Can you do it?” That’s the questions my boss Phil asked me. This was totally outside the scope of my existing role in the oil industry, but I had developed a …
Could you accelerate daily productivity with tips to manage email distractions? According to a report by McKinsey, 28% of a person’s workday is spent checking email. Sound familiar? That’s over one quarter of your entire business day is allocated just to manage emails. It’s a wonder any of us get …
Distractions. They’re everywhere. And for a lot of employers – they are killing productivity. A study done recently by CareerBuilder shared the top productivity roadblocks in the workplace.
- The Internet
- Social media
- Co-workers dropping by
- Smoke breaks/snack breaks
- Noisy co-workers
- Sitting in a
Why is it every year many of us experience a summer slowdown? Business slows down, networks stop meeting, work attendance decreases, business development activities grind to a halt and yet… we still have budgets, goals and targets to achieve? How do you handle the ‘unproductive’ attitude summer brings for you …
Not long ago, I had the opportunity to work with a large media organization who wanted to shift their company culture in ways that would drive bottom line results, but also produce an environment where employees and team members WANTED to come to work each day and give it their …
Usually when people are planning for the new year, they are resolving to SUBTRACT things from their lives with such as extra weight, bad habits, tightening the “belt” on their budgets, etc. Less is more-right? I get it, I do – but hear me out. What if this year, in …
How to Keep Your Productivity High and STILL Enjoy the Season
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 …
An Inside Scoop on the Power of Productive People
Abundance. It’s the concept of more, of enough, and even more than enough and it translates to every aspect of our lives. Business. Relationships. Friendships. Time. Love. Money. Success. It’s counterpart? Is scarcity. Which is the feeling or fear that there …