• Multitasking at work ruins productivity.
    Business,  Content and Copywriting,  Office tips

    Forget Multitasking! Increase Productivity with These 5 Tips

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinMultitasking fails us, big time. It decreases our productivity, lowers our IQs, and shrinks our brains, according to acclaimed researchers and neuroscientists around the world. The solution? A simple yet revolutionary concept: singletasking. Multitasking is Out We are a stressed-out culture of multitaskers. With too much to do in too little time, we fruitlessly attempt to accomplish more by doing several things at once. Here’s a good NPR story about how multitasking is doing us wrong. What would happen if we tried something different? The Alternative to Multitasking Devora Zack, CEO of Only Connect Consulting, Inc., has a book called, “Singletasking: Get More Done — One Thing at a Time”…

  • home office
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    Are You As Productive As You Could Be At Home?

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinDo you work from home? If so, are you as productive as you could be? If you have an office or a studio at home, here are tips and tricks to help you get more out of your working day. Problems with your workspace When you work at an office, you have a dedicated area. You sit at your desk, switch your computer on, and you’re ready and raring to. If you’re having a meeting, you can pop into a spare room, which is equipped with everything you need. When you’re at home, the setup may be a little different. If you’ve only just started working from home, you…

  • Planning for 2016
    Business,  Office tips

    What are Your Goals for 2016?

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinHave you thought about your goals for 2016? All month I’ve been contemplating my goals, which is hard because 2015 has been wildly successful. It’s hard to make new goals when you’ve already met so many. Here are some things I accomplished in 2016: Articles I have written have gotten thousands of shares One of my articles has garnered over 400,000 page views in one month I helped one of my clients get over 1 million page views in one month I worked with several new high-profile clients this year, including CNET and MTV My new goals focus on boosting creativity in new ways. I’m going to get away from the office…