Photo by Charlz Gutierrez de Pineres
Or maybe it’s not knock, knock but ring, ring. The sound of your cell phone going off constantly.
Distractions are all around us. They’re keeping us from doing our best work.
Does anyone else ever feel this is their daily journey? You walk into the office. You take a seat behind your desk. And then someone interrupts your day.
You help your team member take care of the issue. Problem solved. Then the next “knock, knock” happens. And there’s another issue presented to you.
Or, maybe, you’re on track and then you notice the latest season of Stranger Things has dropped on Netflix. It’s time for a binge!
You’re distracted. You’re off track… Read more...
You’re dripping wet, on the phone, with your “to do” list in your hand. It is only after you hang up the phone and start to towel off that you realize that you still haven’t rinsed the shampoo out of your hair.
Consider this a wake-up call.
Productivity does not mean doing a million things at once. It doesn’t mean that the job stays half done all week and it certainly requires your hair to be completely washed.
Productivity means that any given job gets done in a reasonable amount of time because you are focused and organized.
The good news is that there are many ways to increase your productivity without making your life more complicated or noisy. In fact, a few simple and daily changes can help you grow in productivity while decreasing your stress. Read more...