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Entries from January 2007

Time Management and Media Consumption

January 27th, 2007 · No Comments

You are pulled in so many directions by commitments to work, family, and community. Now the media has also become an increasingly large consumer of your time. According to Nielson, Americans will consume media 9.5 hours per day in 2007. The key is to determine

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Tags: Changing Times

How to Prioritize Your Tasks for Increased Productivity

January 25th, 2007 · 2 Comments

It is often difficult to prioritize tasks as you react to the crisis of the moment multiple times a day. How often do you spend the bulk of your day on seemingly urgent tasks that require immediate action versus the ones that will actually make a big difference? So many times the “important” activities are […]

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Tags: Paper Management · Time Management

What Is Accountability and How Can Your Business Achieve It?

January 20th, 2007 · No Comments

“Don’t touch my piles! I know where everything is.” Do you have someone in your business who is accountable to you and who says that? If you do, you should be concerned. Chances are good this person is not nearly as productive as her or she could be because the piles have to keep shifting […]

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Tags: File Management · Organizing Tips · Paper Management · Team Productivity · Time Management

Organizing: In with the New… but What about the Old?

January 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Along with that New Year’s resolution to “Get Organized,” have you set up a plan to clear out unused items that clutter your life? Chances are you received some pretty neat gifts for Christmas…along with some that might not be the best fit for your lifestyle. If your spaces are already brimming with too many […]

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Tags: Organizing Tips