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Entries from December 2010

5 Steps to Meeting a Tight Deadline

December 21st, 2010 · No Comments

It’s tough to work under the gun, but it’s something we all need to do from time to time, either because we put a project off until the last minute, or because we had a heavy dose of work dumped on our heads. Regardless of the cause, however, developing the time management skill to meet tight […]

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Tags: Planning · Task Management

Avoiding Perfectionism

December 14th, 2010 · No Comments

How perfect is too perfect?  It’s great to want to be the best at everything and do the best job we possibly can, but being a perfectionist will kill your productivity over time. That’s because there simply isn’t enough time to do everything as well as we would like to – sometimes “good enough” just has […]

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Tags: Time Management

Fun & Productive Desktop Icons

December 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Cluttered desktops are visually distracting and unproductive.  You may have originally parked a file on your desktop for quick access, but over time that one file becomes one of a hundred folders.  Instead of saving time you now spend extra minutes reading through the folder labels. If you are one of those who like to use your desktop for […]

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Tags: Computer Productivity