1. Creating a Focused Environment

    Creating a Focused Environment When we sit down to get things done, one of the largest struggles that we face is that of staying on task. In particular, modern life has so many tools for taking our attention away from our work. However, being aware of the things which will be distractions, and removing or compensating for them can allow us to achieve in spite of them. We will not be able to contro…Read More

  2. The Myth of Multitasking

    The Myth of Multitasking Sometimes when we are overloaded, it can be tempting to multitask. We may feel that we are good multitaskers, and that we can be more productive if we are doing several things at once. However, most research shows fairly clearly that not only is this an illusion, but that true multitasking is impossible. So why is this? First, let’s look at the way that our brain process…Read More

  3. Take a Break! (Part 2)

    In the second part of this feature on breaks we will talk about tips for taking a break. Making sure you use your break effectively is essential for managing your time effectively. Breaks are meant to be a certain amount of time but that amount of time is dictated by you. You need to plan accordingly to make sure you leave yourself enough time to complete your task. Here are some common tips for w…Read More

  4. Take a Break! (Part 1)

    One of the most common misconceptions about time management is that you should jut work continuously until the task is done. This is not true and can actually be detrimental to your goals. Taking breaks helps you to complete a task in them most effective manner possible. In fact people who take breaks are often more productive and get things done more often than people who try to cram everything i…Read More

  5. Time Management and Stress

    Time management skills are something that everyone can benefit from. People often strive to be the best at completing tasks. This is a good mind set to have if you want to be efficient in what you do. Trying to balance a lot of things at once does comes with its negatives as well. Stress cause by overwhelming tasks is apparent but if you do not know how to manage time efficiently you may find your…Read More

  6. Benefits of Having Happy Employees

    A business can only provide service that matches the quality of the employee who provides it. As a business owner, it’s important to create an environment where your employees will have the tools they need to be effective and happy. One of the most common forms of employee frustration is when they perceive their boss as impeding their ability to do their job. This obviously will not only create …Read More

  7. Ease of Use and Accessibility of Records

    Ease of use and Accessibility of Records Sometimes, the quality of service that you provide isn’t enough to move the volume you require in terms of customers and clientele. While one barrier is price, a huge and often overlooked barrier to the success of your business is ease of use. How often do people start things, but give up not because they no longer want it, but because it isn’t worth th…Read More

  8. Tips for Planning

    Planning your next big project or meeting takes time. You need to split the work up so that you can accomplish your goals. Planning for a specific goal is something you should always do. You want the task to drive the completion of the projects and the projects to drive completion of your bigger goals. Not prioritizing things correctly can be the downfall of any good plan. Trying to do everything …Read More

  9. Doctor Appointments

    Personal health is important for everyone. Part of staying healthy involves visiting the doctor for regular checkups. When you go to the doctor for things other than checkups it can be a little uncomfortable. Having a good relationship with your doctor can make all the difference. Being able to talk with your doctor about issues you are having with your health is very important. Your health care p…Read More

  10. Getting your Small Business Started Online

    Starting a small business online comes with a lot of hurtles but things like marketing and appointment planning third parties will help you along the way. Search engine optimization is something that is recommended for small businesses especially ones that are starting out. SEO helps with your presence online which is very important in this day and age. SEO can provide a lot of benefits to busines…Read More