Productivity

If you’re still using the standard clipboard that comes with your computer, you’re missing out big time! I haven’t used that anemic version of a clipboard in many years and I can’t imagine going back. Wouldn’t you like to be able to copy multiple items – including rich items […]

Recapping from last week… I was just about to order a journal to become my Bullet Journal when I saw that some people who liked the philosophy of the Bullet Journal said they used the ideas with an online tool called Workflowy. While I’d used or looked at least […]

In my poking around the productivity area in January, I ran across several paper goal and to-do list systems. It may seem strange that this techie girl was considering such a low tech solution. But what I had found was that no matter what online system I used, I […]

At the beginning of a new year, many of us take the opportunity to “reset” and get clear on our goals for the year and what systems we will use to work toward those goals. I’m one of those people. In this spirit, this week’s articles are all about […]

Adding some plugins to Gmail can transform it from an ordinary email program into a productivity powerhouse. Today, I’m going to show you one of my favorites. I’ll share more with you in future posts. Boomerang for Gmail lets you take control of when you send and receive email […]

I have breaking news for you: You don’t have to do everything in your business yourself! Now, you may be thinking, “That’s not news. I know that.” Yet I see business owners – often ones just starting out, sometimes ones who have a stable business – who are trying […]

Do you ever find yourself with a zillion things to do, but you’re so overwhelmed by it all that you don’t seem to be accomplishing much? Even with so much to do, the feeling of overwhelm can sometimes paralyze us so that paradoxically, we don’t get anything done. I […]

In the last post, I shared some tools I use to help me generate blog posts. This time, we’re going to discuss techniques and habits you may want to consider to help you create blog posts on a regular basis. Many people are concerned that they won’t be able […]

OK, I know what you’re thinking. How can knowing too much about marketing be bad? Well, in my case, it’s because I know so many strategies and techniques that I have trouble focusing on any one of them long enough to be successful with it. I have a tendency […]

In my New Year’s post, I wrote about my business intentions for the coming year and I referred to reflecting on what we want to be/do/have in the next year. The way I expressed my intentions was in terms of “doing”. I think that’s quite typical, that most people […]