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Entries from September 2010

Super Admins Stretch Company Dollars

September 28th, 2010 · No Comments

As we all try to accomplish more with less time, it is vital to maximize the resources we have at hand.  One way is to recognize and develop the skills of administrative assistants.  Whether you are fortunate to have this assistance, or you are the administrative professional, or you do not have extra help but are doing […]

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Tags: Office Productivity · Team Productivity

Did Vacation Time Leave You Recharged?

September 21st, 2010 · No Comments

Now that we are well past the summer months, associated with breaks and vacations, are you feeling more energized and motivated to tackle those workplace projects? A result of vacation breaks is supposed to be a reduction in stress, improved focus and greater productivity.  Yet the actual results may be more in line with’s […]

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Tags: Office Productivity

Monitoring Tech Social Time at Work

September 15th, 2010 · No Comments

We may be sitting at our desks, avidly working at our computers, but that does not always equate with productivity. The temptation to shift over for a quick look at news, weather, a sporting event, or a Facebook update is always present. How does your company handle this issue? When I present my time management […]

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Tags: Interruptions · Multitasking · Office Productivity

Prioritizing Skills to Jump-Start Productivity

September 8th, 2010 · No Comments

The first step to getting organized is learning to prioritize. It may seem self-explanatory, but while it’s true that much of prioritization is common sense, there are some specific ways to maximize the efficacy of your hierarchical choices. Often, the workplace can be overwhelming with its constant flow of demands and responsibilities, but each has […]

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Tags: Goal Setting · Office Productivity

Productivity Tips for Job Seekers

September 1st, 2010 · No Comments

If you are one of the many who are seeking a new job at this time, you can easily become frustrated and find days slipping by without much to show.  No matter what your current employment status, there are many proactive approaches that you can take to have a productive day. It is interesting that the best strategies are […]

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Tags: Changing Times · Personal Productivity