Plan Your Day to be more productive
Is this a typical end to your work day?
You stay back for a few minutes to try and complete an important task before you leave work for the day. An hour later, you realise it is getting late and...
Are you working extremely long hours while others around you seem to cruise along?
Do you find yourself constantly picking up work that you had delegated to someone else, but somehow you seem to be finishing it off?
According to William Oncken and Donald Wass, you may...
Using Follow Up Flags in MS Outlook effectively
Is your Inbox full of emails that require some form of action by you? Do you find yourself constantly scanning your Inbox to check up on emails you have not yet responded properly to? For many busy people,...
Block out time for ALL your known commitments
Are you guilty of over committing yourself constantly?
Do you know the full extent of your known commitments?
When you look at your Calendar or Diary, does it include all the things you have to do?
Quite often I find people will only put scheduled...
Improve your focus - Don't Multitask
Do you struggle to maintain a clear focus on what you have to do?
Do you find yourself constantly switching tasks rather than sticking to what you had planned?
Or perhaps you find your mind wandering constantly.
If so, the following tips for...
Use the 5D's to manage your Email Inbox
Similar to the way we were encouraged to handle pieces of paper only once; the same is true of the way we handle emails. When dealing with large numbers of emails, think of it firstly as more of...