Productivity

Stop overcommitting and regain time

March 27, 2019
If your plate is full, it’s insanity to take on more obligations. Follow this advice to curb your overcommitment habit.

Prevent technology distractions

February 27, 2019
Follow these tips to ensure technology is aiding your communication—and not distracting you or employees from work.

Adopt a new end-of-day routine

January 23, 2019
Switch off your work brain—while setting yourself up for success tomorrow—with this simple 20-minute routine.

5 time-wasting meeting mistakes

January 23, 2019
Most meetings don’t accomplish much, and they usually pull people away from more important work. You can’t abandon meetings altogether, but you can avoid these mistakes to ensure they’re worth the time you spend in them.

Be productive, not busy

January 23, 2019
“Busy” doesn’t mean productive. Follow these tips to lighten your busywork so you can focus on the tasks that matter.

7 bad excuses to put things off

December 21, 2018
Are you dealing with a too-heavy workload? Or is your chronic procrastination to blame for your stress?

4 keys to getting more done

December 21, 2018
Stop procrastinating and use these tips to focus and knock more off your to-do list.

Hold meetings people won’t hate

November 29, 2018
Meetings don’t need to be a waste of time. Use these tips.

Stop being so busy

November 29, 2018
Being “busy” isn’t the same as being “productive.” Lauren Berger, founder of CareerQueen.com and author of Get It Together: Ditch the Chaos, Do the Work and Design Your Success, shares her tricks for staying on top of everything

6 terrible ways to start your day

October 24, 2018
How you spend the first 10 minutes of your workday can make or break your productivity the entire day. Here’s what you should avoid.