Why You Need to Back Up Your Phone Everyday

Make Sure You Protect the Valuable Information on your Phone

We carry everything in our phones these days. And we take those little devices everywhere.

You could say our entire lives are contained in these little gadgets. Your communication, your photos, your contacts, your todos, and more.

What would happen if you lost, broke, or had your phone stolen?

Would it be a big deal and what would you lose? And more importantly, what would you be able to get back again?

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The 4 Key Tools to a Successful Time Management System

One Todo List. One Calendar. One Notebook. And One Address Book.

This article is part 1 of “TMN’s Getting Started with Time Management” Series.

A common productivity question I get asked is, “How do I get started with time management?”

It seems that almost everyone wants to better manage their time. Whether it is to get ahead in their work or to have more time for their personal life, the goal is the same. They want to accomplish more, with less effort, and more organization.

Where to begin?

One of best places to begin to ensure that you have the right tools for the job.

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5 Benefits of Going Offline for a Week

Unplug to Get Recharged

This is a guest post by Kate Thora, a Senior Content Specialist for Uphours, an online resource with information about businesses worldwide.

We all want to be a little more productive in our day-to-day activities.

Whether it’s getting more done at work, or finally completing that project that has been on your to-do list forever, increasing productivity is a seemingly endless struggle.

It can be tough to be more productive, and online distractions can be your biggest time waster. Try unplugging for a week. The benefits you will gain from going offline will make you think differently.

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Apple AirPods: 9 Things I Like and 4 That I Don’t

The Best Apple Product I Have Bought Recently

While everyone is waiting for the next iPhone, there is another great Apple product that many people have overlooked. I am referring to Apple’s wireless earphones, that they call AirPods.

AirPods were released last December, after a short delay. They have been hard to obtain ever since, and are still on a 6-week backorder. A recent survey ranked customers satisfaction at 98% for AirPods. (Truly amazing!)

I have been very happy with my AirPods for the past several months. Today, I want to share what I like about them, and a few things I would like to see improved.

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10 Tips to Make Your Presentations More Productive

How to Stop Wasting People's Time with PowerPoint

Powerpoint.

Even the word, makes many people cringe.

If you have ever been in an endless PowerPoint presentation, you know exactly what I am talking about.

PowerPoint is supposed to be a great way to present your ideas. Yet, most people are not effective when they use it.

Today, I have 10 tips to help your presentations be more productive.

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12 Top Features for the Perfect Todo App

Is your time management app actually saving you time?

Paper todo lists are still great.

However, these days, many of us use apps on our phones to manage our tasks. It makes sense since our phones are with us all-of-the-time. (Many people even sleep with their phones.)

Yet, many of the popular todo apps leave much to be desired. They are often too complex, while at the same time lacking even basic time management functions.

What features do you wish your todo list app could do?

Today, I run down 12 features that I think the ideal todo app should have.

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5 Times You Should Make a Phone Call to Get Things Done

The Productivity Task You Keep Avoiding with Your Cell Phone

Our phones are magical devices.

They allow us to do things that could only be dreamed of a few years ago.

You can work on the go, from practically anywhere on the planet. You can communicate with anyone instantly. You can look up information on almost anything from the palm of your hand.

Yet, one of the productive tasks that you can do from your phone is the one that many people avoid… making calls.

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7 Tips to Stop Your Phone from Interrupting Your Life

Why You Should Stop Answering Your Phone

The phone rings.

Like Pavlov’s dog, you answer it. It’s a habit that most of us can’t resist.

Yet, if you want to get more work done, you need to remember that your phone is a tool that is meant to help you, not constantly interrupt your day.

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