Does the Pomodoro Technique really work?

Today we’ll discuss the Pomodoro technique. Is it for you? I tested it for a week and was surprised with the results. Being someone who loves all things that make us productive, I had been a tad apprehensive about trying this Pomodoro thing out. However after speaking with some free-lance friends that utilize it daily,Continue reading “Does the Pomodoro Technique really work?”

Episode 006: Want to boost your productivity? Write it down!

In this episode, we’ll discuss the the benefits of writing things down and how this simple act can make you more productive and happy. In today’s world of high tech, the thought of writing things down seems archaic. We have all of these great tools available to us, why not take advantage of them? IContinue reading “Episode 006: Want to boost your productivity? Write it down!”

Does an Organized desk equal Productivity? The simple answer is YES!

Most of us spend many hours a day at our desks. Creating a clutter-free and organized workspace is essential in maintaining focus and staying on top of high-priority items. Have you ever misplaced an important document, or struggled to find a note from a previous conversation? Most of us spend many hours a day atContinue reading “Does an Organized desk equal Productivity? The simple answer is YES!”

The Swiss Cheese Method

Think Cheese to defeat Procrastination – The best way to overcome procrastination is to break down larger projects into smaller tasks or time chunks. Stop feeling overwhelmed when a big project presents itself. Think CHEESE, Swiss cheese that is. Tackle those large projects with confidence, learn how to overcome frustration and loss of focus withContinue reading “The Swiss Cheese Method”

4 ways to maximize retail staff productivity

Many factors come into play for helping maximize staff productivity. These 4 tips will go a long way in making your organization successful. Productivity is a metric that every store leader wants to increase. The end goal is to maximize productivity, which will ultimately lead to increased sales and overall store success. In this post,Continue reading “4 ways to maximize retail staff productivity”

Higher Standards will upgrade your life.

It comes down to the personal standards you set for yourself and for your life. I think we have all done this from time to time. You know, not holding your ground or giving in, when deep down you know it is not the right thing to do. I am not talking about anything unethicalContinue reading “Higher Standards will upgrade your life.”

I was Terminated… and I am fine with that!

There is a time when you look in the mirror and realize that you are at peace with your life and how things are working out. To be honest I am in uncharted waters. I had never been terminated from any position over my 40+ years of employment. I consider myself a loyal employee. IContinue reading “I was Terminated… and I am fine with that!”