It's safe to say that at some point we all feel like we're not in change of what's going on in our lives. For some that's a rare occasion but for most it's a far more frequent occurrence. In this "year of growing up" (that's the tagline I've been using for 2019 for reasons I'll … Continue reading Putting yourself in charge
"Does it spark joy?" If you've done anything in the organization or productivity space you've heard this phrase from the popular organizer Marie Kondo. While I haven't gone down the complete rabbit hole yet I have been making a concerted effort to get my physical clutter challenges under control. A few things have started to … Continue reading Managing Physical Clutter
Ever have one of those days where every time you turn around, thinking you have things finally under control, the universe's twisted sense of humor shows up and throws everything sideways? Ever have one of those weeks? Those months? Yea, I'm with you. No matter how much we plan and prepare the world will do … Continue reading One of those years
Interesting piece from CPA Practice Advisor about the value and importance of time tracking.
As a consultant I've tracked my time for the majority of my professional life. When you bill by the hour it's mandatory. But if it's not financially motivated, tracking your time can still be a hugely beneficial activity in your efforts to become more productive.
How you are perceived is as important as what you have done at times. If you're going through the effort to turn around bad productivity practices you'll also want to make sure people know you're not that procrastinating slacker anymore. How to clean up your personal brand
Do the recent changes by Microsoft to the Edge browser foretell a stronger future for Chromebooks as well? Here’s my thoughts on the topic.
How do you move on from a crisis when it becomes your new normal? Can your systems and tools handle this new state of being and the challenges that come along? Let me share with you what happened after my crisis and what I learned for the future.