Don’t be a fucking slob and have 2 day old coffee mugs, old receipts or last month’s pay slip on your desk because you need to take pride in your workspace. Heres why: Increase Productivity – Doing something as simple as keeping your desk clean and tidy can increase productivity significantly, helping to ensure your business moves in the right direction. An untidy desk can … Continue reading Clean desk, clean mind.
Timeboxing is a time management tool but encourages you to focus on time instead of tasks and yeah, it is a type of Pomodoro. Usually I like to use my time management to focus on tasks as it gives me that sense of completion at the end however there are times I timeboxing: Are you a perfectionist? I’m a perfectionist and sometimes I spend way … Continue reading What the f@ck is time boxing
Prioritise your work life & personal life mother fuckers. t’s simple, you need to prioritise otherwise your running around like a headless chicken not making the best use of your time. This does take a bit of a mental sweat as it requires you to think and evaluate although the level of which you prioritise can vary as it does for me week on week. … Continue reading Prioritise Motherf@ckers
This runs the risk of being cheesy and cliche, so I’ll do my best to avoid that while still delivering the message. Go the fuck out for a burger, have a couple of drinks and enjoy your mates company – preferably all at the same time. Your time is as important (if not more important!) as getting a slide deck’s format correct for a bid. … Continue reading Make time for you.
Evernote, Onenote, Sticky-notes, whatever is your normal piece of digital scrap is great. But nothing beats just writing shit down. Maybe I’m archaic, living in the past, but I don’t think so. There’s loads of reasons I prefer paper and a pen for getting organised. The only reason I might stretch to giving you Evernote, is because it interacts with physical documents as well. Yes, Gantt … Continue reading Go Old School