How To Get More Done At Work

No matter the position you have at work you will always need to get more done.  One of the first things that needs to be done is you need to determine your outcome.  What is it that you want? Tasks…

Quotes to Inspire

Martin Luther King: “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and ocntroversy” Gandhi: “We must be the change we wish to see” Confucius: “Our…

5 Ways To Start Taking Control

Taking control does not have to be difficult.  Start small and build on each success.  Here are 5 steps to begin. 1. Take Care of Yourself If you eat well, exercise and get plenty of rest it will be easier…

Do You Keep A Time Log?

Do you keep a time log?  I used to be really good at keeping a time log, the system I set up was so easy it became second nature.  What system?  Are you ready for it…I used a Palm Tungsten…

Surfing The Net Improves Productivity!?

Say What!  The next time your boss busts you on Facebook or YouTube, tell them your not slacking, your actually becoming a better employee.  This is according to an Australian study that shows surfing the Internet for fun during office…

Does Wanting To Improve Myself Make Me Stupid?

Christine Whelan wrote an excellent article for the Huffington Post called Self-Help Isn’t For Dummies. I have run across a few people who actually believe if you are trying to improve yourself you must have something wrong with you. Christine…

Take Advantage Of Tuition Programs

I work with a person who has become very bitter.  They are in their 40’s and feel stuck in their current job.  Guess what, they are right.  They believe because of their experience with the company they should be able…

Time Managment Is Often Missunderstood

Time management is essentially about being focused. The Pareto Principle a.k.a. the ’80:20 Rule’ says that 80% of efforts (that are not time managed or unfocused) returns just 20% of the wanted end product. Yet,  80% of the wanted output…