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Managing Your Time

We all know there is only 24 hours in the day, 7 days in the week. How can you improve your efficiency, get things done and manage your time the way you've always wished you could?
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The Dangers Of Compulsive Multi-tasking

By Michael Licenblat

Leaders today are getting smashed with work. There is more to do than time available, everyone wants a piece of you, and time seems to evaporate into thin air. The temptation to try and keep up with speed results in overload and burnout. The solution lies in breaking the 'always busy' addiction.

Eight Ways To Be A Better Employee

By Kevin Eikenberry

If you work, you are an employee. Many articles are about leadership and how to be more effective in helping others choose to follow in the pursuit of desirable outcomes. But every leader is a member of the team too. Even the CEO, even the owner.

Seven Tips for Maintaining Your Productivity This Holiday Season

By Kevin Eikenberry

The holiday season isn't typically synonymous with productivity, but it can be if you know what to do.

Why Monotasking Is The New Black

By Dr. Jenny Brockis

Surviving in the crazy busy, modern workplace has resulted in our adoption of some new strategies designed to save us time. The problem is no one appears to have done the necessary checks to ensure that these actually work. The one strategy most widely adopted has turned out to be the worst performance-enhancing strategy ever, because it requires us to use our brain in the way it wasn't designed for.

Managing Competing Priorities

By Aubrey Warren

Most of us who are committed to ongoing development and improvement - our own and others' - find ourselves challenged at some point by the apparently obvious fact that we can't do everything. And we certainly can't do everything well. In fact, trying to do so actually stops us from achieving excellence.

Get Rid Of Brain Clutter

By Gayle Lantz

Many people express concern about being able to manage their time well. But better time management isn't the only solution to feeling overwhelmed. You may have a case of 'brain clutter'.

Time Is Limited - How To Use It Wisely

By Sue Hirst

Time management often crops up as an issue for business people. People often say "I just don't have enough time to get everything done". They complain of trying to do everything and getting staff to help. If time is limited, what we have to work on, is the tasks we need to get done in that time. It's about having a clear understanding of what those tasks are, or should be, and prioritising objectives and actions.

Can't Get It All Done?

By Gayle Lantz

If you feel like you're racing through your day trying to 'get it all done' - be careful. You might be doing more harm than good.

Too Many Interruptions? It's Your Own Fault

By Gihan Perera

After you read every people management, time management, and leadership book available, one of the most useful pieces of advice is to avoid interruptions, while still being available to your team when they need you. In brief, you use some sort of signal that you don't want to be interrupted - closing your office door, putting an object on top of your monitor, or turning your chair at a certain angle.

Time Management Strategies That Pay Off

by Dr. Alan Zimmerman

If you had two $100 bills and ninety-eight $1 bills in your hand and a sudden gust of wind blew them out of your hand and down the street, what strategy would you use to pick them up? If you start with the bills closest to you and work your way to the others, you are probably efficiency-minded. If you go directly to where the $100 bills are and get those first, you are effectiveness-minded.

The Price Of Procrastination

by Dr. Vesna Grubacevic and Kim Radok

When was the last time you put off doing something that you said you would do? Do you drag your feet when it comes to taking certain action or completing some tasks such as following up phone calls or chasing late payments by customers? How much is this procrastination costing you and your business?

Get Others To Do Your Dirty Work

By Gihan Perera

As an expert and thought leader, you should do three things: Think, Sell and Deliver. Are you giving yourself enough time to do these things? Or are you wasting time doing other tasks in your business... tasks that should really be done by somebody else?

Are You Overcomplicating?

By Gayle Lantz

Chances are there's something you're working on now that seems overwhelming. You may have lots of moving pieces on a never-ending project. Or you've got too many people involved in making important decisions.

Information Overload: Cutting Through The Deluge

by Gihan Perera

The world is changing faster than ever, and your clients and audiences expect you to be current in your area of expertise. They expect you to solve their information overload problem by taking in large volumes of information, sifting through it and sharing with them what's relevant.

7 Time Management Mistakes

by Donna Stone

When asked by his son "Dad, what do you do all day?" one business owner realised the truthful answer was that he spent most of his day answering emails. Sound familiar? Time mastery challenges are scarily similar for anyone in a top level role. Avoid these common time management mistakes.

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