Set Aside 30 Minutes Daily to Get S&^t Done

Between our smartphones, laptops, and tablets, we have more than enough distractions at our fingertips at any given moment. When you enter the workplace and add the interruptions of your co-workers, vendors, and managers, your ability to complete tasks is seriously diminished. A study at the University of California Irvine found that each time a…

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4 Ideas to Create a More Productive Workspace

Like it or not, these days your work space is in your home. It is imperative that you carve out a space that is just for work. Read below for 4 quick tips to create a more productive work space: 1. Invest in a quality desk chair According to a study by the British Psychological Society,…

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Set Up an Uninterruptible Period of Time Each Day

Between our smartphones, laptops, and tablets, we have more than enough distractions at our fingertips at any given moment. When you enter the workplace and add the interruptions of your co-workers, vendors, and managers, your ability to complete tasks is seriously diminished. A study at the University of California Irvine found that each time a worker was…

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How to Drop a Few Nonproductive Tasks

Use this flowchart to think through your habits and consider dropping a few nonproductive practices. As you complete each of the seven steps on the chart, simply check them off as complete. Here’s a PDF version to download and use. Patrick LeddinPatrick Leddin, PhD is a sought after writer, speaker, and global leadership consultant. Patrick…

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Use this Proven ‘Secret’ to Tap into Your Team’s Productivity

Contemplate the energy, vitality, and optimism of people who are deeply engaged, particularly in this era when our technology leaves us breathless. We are at the edge of the greatest of times. California Gubernatorial Candidate Gavin Newsom has this insight: “The reality is, people will build cool things for the sake of building cool things. They…

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The Secret to Producitivity

Do you want to increase the productivity of the team? Technology certainly helps, as does process improvement. However, someone has to use the technology. People need to embrace new processes. The secret to productivity is to ignite the passions of your team. Patrick LeddinPatrick Leddin, PhD is a sought after writer, speaker, and global leadership…

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