Do not mistake being being busy with being productive Just because you show up at work every day doesn’t mean you are getting anything done. I can go to work or return emails and go to meetings but these activities don’t lead to accomplishing anything. Are you a busy bee? Busy people say yes to everything – Productive people think about the repercussions of saying … Continue reading Being busy or productive?
Now we’re not here to talk about the health benefits because we should all know that right? We’re here to say, drink more, get more done. When we’re doing our mental sweats at work, just like when we’re at the gym we need to keep hydrated. Your brain needs water to function, and according to Human Kinetics, even 1% dehydration reduces your productivity of by … Continue reading Drink more water
Inbox Zero is a rigorous approach to email management aimed at keeping your inbox empty – or almost empty – at all times. Inbox Zero was developed by productivity expert Merlin Mann and requires you to change your mind set when you look at your inbox think delete, delegate, respond, defer and do. As a young professional, especially those who have just started out, its easy to treat each email the same however not … Continue reading Inbox zero
Trello This priority management app will make categorising your tasks with ease into manageable parts. I use mine for both my personal to do list and work tasks. Forrest I have a lot of time for this app. It’s based on the Pomodoro technique but allows you to set a time from 10mins to two hours and within that time it totally cuts you off … Continue reading 5 Shit hot apps
“Eat a live frog every morning, and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.” -Mark Twain Makes no fucking sense yet does it? I didn’t to me to begin with but, “eat the frog” basically means do your shitist, most bullshit but must do task at the start of the day. The frog is that one thing you have on your … Continue reading What the f@ck is “Eat that frog”