Category Archives: Productivity

The 90-1 Process for Productivity

Admit it! Despite your best intentions, you were nowhere near as productive yesterday as you intended (or as you could have been). Today is probably going the same way. You were distracted multiple times and you didn’t get your stuff … Continue reading

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Other People’s Deadlines

How many times does a super-urgent task land on your pile? Try this response (rather than going into meltdown). Dear task setter, Thank you for your email. I’m sure that this has been on your plate for some time, but … Continue reading

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Three Questions to Ask

Three really useful questions to ask – of yourself or maybe of someone in your team. What Worked? Focus on what went well (in your customer meeting, presentation, demonstration, etc.). Get the positives out first. What didn’t work? OK, so … Continue reading

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How to make your meeting meaningful

There are many techniques for chairing meetings, setting agendas, writing minutes, etc. Perhaps the most important thing you can do in a meeting is ask these questions. What is the purpose of this meeting? What are the outcomes we want … Continue reading

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