Getting Things Done (GTD) Is A Popular Productivity System that gained popularity in the mid to late 2000s. Using it can be challenging, however. What Is GTD, and Where Did It Come From David Allen, like myself, has had an eclectic career history. He created GTD as an offshoot of… Read More »Why Can’t I Get Things Done with GTD
Information overload, infobesity, infoxication, or information anxiety happens almost without you knowing until you find yourself wasting hours each week. What matters in your work and personal lives and your critical roles in others’ lives diminish. What is Information Overload, and How Much Information Comes to Us Daily? If you’ve… Read More »It’s Alarming How Much Wasted Time Happens with Information Overload.
The short answer is no; they’re not like folders, and here is the difference. Characteristics of Folders I will focus on Microsoft Outlook compared with Gmail Labels for this post. Outlook has a vast user base and is one of the most popular email clients and is a great comparison… Read More »Are Gmail Labels and Email Folders The Same Thing?
What is Inbox Zero, Really? I’ll get one thing out of the way right away. If you follow my process, your inbox will be zero until the following message arrives. Stated another way, Inbox zero is a point achieved several times throughout the day.So, how is this possible? My process… Read More »Inbox Zero? If You’re Reading This, You Need to Read This!
Learning about the different cloud file systems and the pros and cons of each can be overwhelming. After all, not all cloud file systems are created equal. So which one is right for you or your business? Below, you’ll find a comprehensive review of some of the top cloud storage… Read More »Cloud File Systems: Which is Right for Your Business
Running a small business can be very stressful, especially when you are multitasking and obligated to check your inbox. Does reading emails ever seem like an endless task? Luckily, there is an easy system to follow so that you don’t get bogged down scrolling through Gmail or Outlook. Breaking down an… Read More »Three Simple Steps To Stay On Top Of Your Inbox
Email is fast approaching its 50th anniversary. Almost since its inception, email has been a mixed blessing. While email is instantaneous and paper-free, as compared with what we now call snail mail, it’s also associated with some problematic behaviors. So here are the 5 main email mistakes and how to… Read More »5 Email Mistakes to Stop Making Now
Is your unending list of emails driving you crazy? You’re not alone. Email is extraordinarily time-consuming for most of us. When we could be engaging in more productive work, email is always there, threatening to derail us. Pop-up notifications make email even harder to ignore. Read more to learn how… Read More »Three ideas to master Your Email
Zoom Fatigue Is Real… It’s time to ditch Zoom to find a better way to communicate with your team to take steps to combat zoom fatigue It’s coming up on a year since the state and local governments enacted the first Coronavirus lockdowns across most of our country. Companies were… Read More »Are You Tired of Zoom Yet? Here’s the Answer!
It’s still not too late to take these steps to get your business organized. With just a few weeks left in this year and many of us looking forward to a fresh start. Improve your business before the end of the year and boost your team’s effectiveness and your company’s… Read More »7 Steps to Take Before the End of 2020 to Get Your Business Organized