5 Ways to Win with Deadlines

Tweet13Share7Share323 Shares Do you get things done? Let me ask a slightly different question, “Do you get things done on time?” These days it seems that not many people do. The norm is to be late whether it is finishing a project or showing up to a meeting. Our society has conditioned us to ignore […]

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Does your time management system have leaks?

TweetShareShare0 Shares This post is part 1 of 3 in a series. A poor or incomplete time management system can wreck havoc on your personal organization and efficiency.  In fact, a poor time management system can actually make you less productive.  Let’s explore 3 impacts of a poorly implemented solution. They are: Leak, Creep, and […]

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The Power of 1

Tweet57Share27Share73157 Shares One of the main reasons that people fail at time management is… because their system fails. Too often people try to implement systems that are too complex.  This leads to loss of information, overlooked obligations, and general frustration.  (See “Why complex time management systems fail…“)  It is ironic, that the #1 time management book […]

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What Did You Forget to Pack?

TweetShare3Share3 Shares On your last trip, what did you forget to pack? You would be amazed what people will forget: Socks Cell phone charger Workout shoes Maybe even their brain! (Some people have admitted to this…) Traveling can be stressful enough, but when you are disorganized and worrying about packing it only adds to your […]

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Freeze! Nobody move! What is on your desk?

Tweet3ShareShare3 Shares Freeze! Nobody move! This is an inspection. What is on your desk…right now??? Papers. Post-its? highlighters? Binders from last month? Unfinished sodas? Last year’s magazines? How are you working in that mess? I recommend that you start each day by spending 5 minutes cleaning up your workspace.  It will pay off in spades […]

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Shelf Genie Glide-outs

TweetShareShare0 Shares See the full gallery on posterous Yesterday, had Shelf Genie glide-outs installed in a few cabinets and our pantry. Have to say that we are extremely pleased with the quality and design of these organizers.  We now have more than double the usable space in our cabinets. My wife’s favorite in the vertical […]

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