One of the biggest time drains out there is doing things that don’t actually need to be done. We all have a tendency to overcomplicate - both in our personal lives and our professional lives. Similar to prioritizing your Daily Six, identifying what doesn’t actually need to be … [Read more...] about Do you really need to do that?
Are you ever surprised that it's not easier to get faster customer service? I don’t know about you, but I have a knack for remembering that I need to book appointments or take care of some nagging customer service issue at approximately 10pm and 5am all.the.time. Or at 5:05pm … [Read more...] about How to get faster customer service
These nine books from experts on time management and productivity are favorites that I reference often. Getting Things Done by Brian Allen. The GTD methodology has a near cult-like following. While I've incorporated many of the ideas from GTD, I have never been successful at … [Read more...] about 9 life-changing time management books
How many times do you have to submit a lost password request when trying to log into a website or app? Or consult a convoluted list of passwords? Or have your list of passwords somewhere entirely insecure? Certain relatives of mine have a tattered small spiral notebook … [Read more...] about The number one timesaving app that also saves sanity and security
I have a deep love of coffee. Typically, I grind fresh beans and then use the espresso machine to make an awesome Americanos or a latte. I also have children who are extremely light sleepers in the morning. Getting up early specifically for extra work/quiet time and then … [Read more...] about Save time, keep the kids asleep and still drink gourmet coffee