How I Got 164 Unfinished Tasks Under Control And Won My Energy Back! (Case Study)

Do you have more than 10 unfinished tasks? Do you feel how the more unfinished tasks you have the more your productivity drops? In March 2015, I had no less than 164 tails. And yes, in case you are wondering, I am human (at least I look like one). The “tail” in this case is what Russians call… [Read Entire Story]

7 Tips To Seriously Consider Before Hiring A Private Investigator

If you are thinking of hiring a private investigator, your matter most likely has already come to a worse situation. However, hiring a PI to take care of things for you still doesn’t ensure solutions of all your problems. In fact, it may add even more trouble and worsen the already awkward situation, if you aren’t prudent enough… [Read Entire Story]

3 Unexpected Insights for Overcoming Procrastination From Tim Ferriss

What if you could become world-class in anything in just 6 months, overcoming procrastination almost effortlessly? For many people this sounds like a rhetorical question, something that is nice to think of when you are about to fall asleep. But there is a small group of people like Tim Ferriss, Leo Babauta, Tony Robbins and Stephen Covey, who take these questions seriously and turn them into a personal challenge. As a result they write best-seller books, build multi-million dollar companies, set Guinness records at dancing tango and do a whole bunch of other things … [Read Entire Story]

A Man’s Guide to Choosing the Best Gold Chain

Gold chains are among the most popular jewellery for men. With so many types and styles to choose from, what is best approach to take when choosing a gold chain? What does the terminology mean and how to do you choose a gold chain that matches your style and budget? Most Common Gold Chain Types Let’s first start with the most common styles of gold chains for men. Cable Gold Chains Cable Gold Chains Perhaps the simplest and oldest type of chain. Single links are connected together forming a chain that can be wear alone, or can be used to hold a small medallion or pendant. Curb Gold Chains Curb Gold Chains A … [Read Entire Story]

Which Is Better, Granite Or Quartz For Your Kitchen Countertops

If you are thinking of remodelling your kitchen but are stuck between quartz countertops and granite countertops, then, you know quite well, choosing one could be quite a daunting task. While the perspectives are bound to vary as per an individual, I will try to give you a complete idea and all the things and facts about these countertops, so you can have opinions of your own. (However, I will make my choice clear at the end of the discussions.) Here below is a comparison between granite and quartz countertops. Manufacturing … [Read Entire Story]

Conquer All Your Unfinished Tasks Using the “Drop the Tails” Method

Do you have more than 10 unfinished tasks? Do you feel how the more unfinished tasks you have the more your productivity drops? In March 2015, I had no less than 164 tails. And yes, in case you are wondering, I am human (at least I look like one). The “tail” in this case is what Russians call any unfinished task, postponed business or delayed project. In my college days, the “tail” meant that you had a past-due paper or a project to complete. “How many tails do you have?” was a very … [Read Entire Story]

10 Bad Habits That Kill Your Productivity Infographic

You might be practicing some habits that are counterproductive without even realizing it. Little awareness and some quick action can help you built success at workplace. To make things easier here is a list of bad habits that you should avoid doing and also solutions to become more productive. Facts to tweet: By giving the illusion of hard work, multitasking tricks countless people into producing sub-par, incomplete results on a daily basis. The worst offenders to good productivity are definitely fun websites and social media/texting. When you have unrealistic work standards you work on… [Read Entire Story]

52 Experts Reveal Their Pre-Work Ritual To Skyrocket Productivity

I would have never guessed it… When I started this project a month ago, it seemed simple and straightforward. It was just an article that I didn’t even have to write – just ask the experts one simple question and publish their answers. But it turned out to be more than a project. It was an ultimate … [Read Entire Story]

Full Presence Stomps Multitasking

In life is full presence in the moment better than multitasking? My greatest happiness and best accomplishments have emerged from all those times when I have been fully present. The gap between the knowing and the doing is what brings me here to share my thoughts with you. Is it even possible to be completely in the moment in this madly changing and swiftly moving world? The explosion of information age is anything but slowing down and we naturally want to partake on this exciting journey, on all of it and at the same time. Consuming as much as possible, doing as many things as possible, and being… [Read Entire Story]

The 5 Choices: The Path to Extraordinary Productivity

The time management experts at FranklinCovey share their five critical techniques for avoiding distractions and paying focused attention to our most important goals and tasks in our daily lives.INCLUDES DIGITAL TOOLS ON PDF! Every day brings us a crushing wave of demands: a barrage of texts, emails, interruptions, meetings, phone calls, tweets, blogs—not to mention [More About This Book]

Work Simply: Embracing the Power of Your Personal Productivity Style

Make work simple by using the tools and tactics that are right for you Your time is under attack. You just can’t get enough done. You find yourself wondering where the hours go. You’ve tried every time-management system you can get your hands on—and they’ve only succeeded in making your work more complicated. Sound familiar? [More About This Book]

15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management: The Productivity Habits of 7 Billionaires, 13 Olympic Athletes, 29 Straight-A Students, and 239 Entrepreneurs

Double Your Productivity Without Feeling Overworked and Overwhelmed. What if a few new habits could dramatically increase your productivity, and even 5x or 10x it in key areas? What if you could get an an hour a day to read, exercise, or to spend with your family. New York Times bestselling author, Kevin Kruse, presents [More About This Book]

The Productivity Project: Accomplishing More by Managing Your Time, Attention, and Energy

A fresh, personal, and entertaining exploration of a topic that concerns all of us: how to be more productive at work and in every facet of our lives.   Chris Bailey turned down lucrative job offers to pursue a lifelong dream—to spend a year performing a deep dive experiment into the pursuit of productivity, a [More About This Book]

Time, Money, Productivity, and Life

Do you feel guilty when you’re not doing something productive? In this age of time management we can easily adopt the idea that if we are not focused on productivity then we are wasting time. So we try to get super organized in an effort to boost our productivity. We could claim our attempts to cram as much as possible into each day is based on the fact that life is short and we want to accomplish all we can. I’m sorry, but that argument just doesn’t hold water. Why? For one thing, it’s our natural tendency to seek … [Read Entire Story]

How do I get more readers for my blog?

There are many ways to get more readers for your blog, what I will explain below are the most popular methods you can use today to increase your readership and get more exposure. Creating and maintaining a blog requires a lot of hard work and patience but the even most difficult part is to increase… [Read Entire Story]

20 Practical Time Management Tips

Time seems to be an issue for almost everyone. We all have a lot of things that we need to get done, but many of them have absolutely nothing to do with what is truly important in our lives. With so many demands on our time these days it’s easy to feel like we are losing control. Do you ever feel as if you are going through life without really… [Read Entire Story]

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

A completely revised and updated edition of the blockbuster bestseller from “the personal productivity guru” (Fast Company) Since it was first published almost fifteen years ago, David Allen’s Getting Things Done has become one of the most influential business books of its era, and the ultimate book on personal organization. “GTD” is now shorthand for [More About This Book]

Are You Creating What You Don’t Want?

All of us are very busy creating our personal reality. Creating is actually a full-time job and we are all quite good at it. Problem is, most of the time we do this unconsciously. That means that there’s a strong likelihood we are busy creating things we don’t really want … [Read Entire Story]

Can Productivity Lead to Increased Happiness?

Has technology given you more free time or less? Are you feeling overwhelmed by too much multitasking, information overload and an overcrowded schedule? Do you feel guilty when you’re not doing something productive? It seems like most of us live our lives based on the clock. We wake up at a certain time, work on a schedule and scrutinize our performance on how long it takes us to accomplish things. If we get more done in less time, our productivity feels like a source of happiness. But when… [Read Entire Story]

Can Productivity be a Trap?

Productivity is a good thing, right? The sense of accomplishment can certainly be a genuine source of joy and satisfaction. Sometimes though, we forget why we are striving to be more productive. Isn’t greater happiness the reason behind increased productivity? Don’t we convince ourselves that getting more done will finally give us the time for things we truly enjoy? Our pursuit of increased productivity, should result in increased happiness right? The trap we need to be aware of … [Read Entire Story]

How to fight fatigue

Fatigue is simply a symptom of an underlying condition, so fighting it can depend upon many things. But one of the most common causes of fatigue is simply a busy life!  Everyone, these days, seems to be stretched thin, and that can take a toll on the body. Whether it is a poor diet, a lack of sleep, or stress that is causing your fatigue, below you will find some good, overall pieces of advice that can fight the physical… [Read Entire Story]

How to find more time in your day

Looking to find more time in your day?  Our constant, busy lives can really make us feel overwhelmed and stressed, but just a few extra minutes in a day could alleviate this stress and allow for more ‘me’ time. While finding that extra time may not seem easy, it can be done.  Making simple changes in your day to day life and learning how to manage your time better, can really open up so much more time in your day, and make your life much less stressful. Email Detox Start with an email detox.  We spend so much time reading, composing and … [Read Entire Story]

Is Productivity the Key to Happiness?

Productivity is a good thing, right? That wonderful sense of accomplishment we get from getting more done in less time can be a genuine source of joy and satisfaction. I think most of us are on the lookout for ways to ramp up our productivity. At the same time, it’s easy to get so caught up in the push that we forget why we are striving to be more productive. Have you ever wondered&#… [Read Entire Story]

6 ways to boost your willpower!

Willpower, according Wikipedia, is the self-discipline required for personal improvement. It is the driving force behind your willingness to make things happen. Fortunately there are ways to improve your willpower and this is what will be discussing below.  1. Baby steps Start with small and easily attainable goals rather than too optimistic targets. For example do not just say: “I will never smoke again” because if you fail to do so you will be disappointment which is not what you want especially at this stage. A good first step, in this case, is to reduce the number of cigarettes you smoke on a… [Read Entire Story]