Tag Archives: New Year

Being Productive During Covid-19

Being productive working from home is not easy in these times of uncertainty. With additional family responsibilities for many the usual tips for Working from Home don’t really apply. If your approach is not working it may be time to try something new. So here are some tips to help you be productive working from […]

Local Enterprise Week 2020

beproductive.ie presented a workshop called Streamline Your Business for Profit as part of the Local Enterprise Week 2020. It was a hugely successful week in Fingal LEO  for Local Enterprise Week in March 2020, with over 1,000 business owners/managers and aspiring entrepreneurs flocking to attend business seminars, enterprise awards, workshops, business clinics, networking and pitching events […]

Productivity and Corporate Wellness

Most employees want to be productive. If people can’t get their work done they can feel stressed.  This causes them to worry. Despite working hard many employees often feel they are not “on top of things”. There is plenty of research to show that “happy” employees are  more productive (1). But the opposite is also […]

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 […]