Be Productive End 2019 on a High

Who can believe we are in the 2nd last month of 2019?  If you want to end 2019 on a productive high it’s time to focus on what you can achieve. What are the key things you planned to do this year? Why have you not started them? Which should you prioritise for the next […]

5 Ways to Stop Procrastination

There are lots of things that prevent us being productive in today’s workplace. Some of the things we can control and some we can’t. It is important to focus on the things you can change. Procrastination affects most people at various times. And this is something we can change. Here are 5 Ways to Stop Procrastination. […]

Be Productive in an Open Plan Office

Most organisations have moved away from individual offices to create open plan working spaces. These spaces minimise boundaries between people and promote collaboration and teamwork. Teams can stay in touch easily and deal with issues informally as they arise. This helps to people be productive in an open plan office and can increase work throughput. But […]

September is a Time to Reset Your Goals

September is a great time to reset your goals. Consider the goals you set at the start of the year. There may be some goals you haven’t started yet. Or maybe some new goals that emerged as the year progressed. Now is the time to re-evaluate your priorities so you can focus on the most […]

Be Productive Save Time by Delegating

Most business owners are stretched for time and would love some extra time to get more done each day. Staying on top of the day-to-day work can be all-consuming. The owner or manager of the business needs to step back occasionally and consider things from a high level so that strategic decisions can be made. Be […]

Be Productive with Labels in Gmail

Too much valuable time can be spent sorting through Inboxes. Would you like to be productive and reduce this time? Using the automated tools in your Email provider is a way to manage your time. In Outlook the Rules functionality gives you great power for automatically Moving, Deleting or Sorting emails. Read our tips on How To Use […]

The Sunshine Can Help You Be Productive

We are experiencing some fantastic weather this week in Ireland.  This is a photo I took earlier at my local beach. The weather forecasters promise it’s going to last for a few days but in Ireland we are always a bit reluctant to believe them. For those of you reading from overseas, I must explain […]

Balance Work & Parenting This Summer

The days are getting longer, and the schools will soon be closing for the summer holidays. Your kids are getting excited about the long, lazy days ahead. But you find yourself getting increasingly anxious. How will you keep your kids busy? How will you balance work and parenting this summer? Where will you find extra […]

Manage Time Working From Home

Lots of people are working from home these days. As employers offer more flexibility some employees stay home to avoid their daily commute. Many self-employed people work at home to keep their business costs down. Without the distractions of the regular office environment people have a chance to think and get things done if they […]

De Clutter Your Phone & De Stress Your Life

Smart phones are super productive tools that help us manage our business and personal lives. They give us freedom and flexibility and control as we can access important information anytime and anywhere. Yet increasingly people feel like their smartphone is taking over their lives. How can you de clutter your phone. manage your time and […]