Act on It! by Sam Deep and Lyle Sussman has some great information for tough management challenges. They have put together a list of 10 steps that can help you manage your time better. If you’re doing the first 5 steps, you need some help managing your time!Continue Reading
Posts Tagged ‘time management’
by Ann Connor
Working from home is trending in the workforce today. And it’s a tempting trend, no less; one you’ve undoubtedly already toyed with. But it’s easy to see why—the benefits of working from home have been touted far and wide for both employer and employee alike (No commutes! Save money! Higher productivity!). And while these are all very well and good, it might be best to weigh these pros with their often-forgotten cons to see if telecommuting really is best for you or your company.Continue Reading
Managing interruptions is a huge deal for me. Despite thinking that I’m an awesome multi-tasker, I’m probably just a good fast switcher. As we know, multitasking isn’t a thing. And, it’s why I can’t even listen to a podcast all the way through. But, managing interruptions with calendaring is a thing. And it usually works…unless it breaks. Let’s start by talking about what can break it and then we’ll talk about getting back on track.Continue Reading
Is this your scenario?
Developing relationships in this virtual world of email, chat, and conference calls can be challenging. How do you convey the personality of your company and team members when you do not have opportunities for face-to-face contact and sometimes, not even phone contact?Continue Reading
by Carol Williams
Let’s be real. Do you procrastinate?
If “yes” then welcome to Being Human. There is NOTHING wrong with you. (Can I stop reading now?) Procrastination is our way of avoiding something unpleasant. Our bodies and minds are saying, NO! My challenge to you is, why is it unpleasant? This question equals,
“why am I procrastinating?”
- What is your expectation?
- How did you establish said expectation? Did it come from childhood? Teachers? Supervisors?
- What might happen if this expectation did not exist? That you CHANGE it to another one?