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Productivity

November 18, 2014 by Katy Whitton

Looking for an early Christmas present from your boss? Ask them for an extra monitor. I’ve read a lot over the years about how a bigger monitor, or multiple monitors, can increase your productivity and it seems that research I’ve been reading recently still agrees with that sentiment. We’re multi-tasking more and more, running office […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 12, 2008 by Katy Whitton

In an article published in the New York times in October (yes, I’m behind with my blogging, okay?!) entitled “Multitasking Can Make You Lose … Um … Focus” the author discusses something we’ve covered here at Flipping Heck before – how multitasking actually make you more unproductive. See my reviews of review of “The Myth […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 11, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I’m famous! Well, sort of. I was asked by the kind folks at Simpleology to write a guest post on running productive meetings which went gone live a couple of days ago over at the Simpleology blog. If you haven’t heard of Simpleology before basically it’s a series of 40 free lessons (with further paid […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 9, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I read an article in The Daily Mail called “Email etiquette: What your response time reveals about your personality”. From the Article by Liz Hull: It’s usually considered polite when a friend or colleague replies to your email promptly. But such a swift response may have a downside – it may mean the sender is […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 8, 2008 by Katy Whitton

If you’re a fan of Getting Things Done then you need to check out the video of him over at Fast Company TV. Whether you’re a new comer to GTD or a black-belt, it’s always great to hear from the master so have a look at David Allen On Getting Things Done today! You might […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 7, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I was interested to read Darren Rowse of Problogger discussing his blog posting techniques and that he batch processes them for maximum productivity. I thought about that for a while and it made complete sense! I had a sort of “Doh!” moment I guess! I already work in a sort of “batch” type of way. […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 7, 2008 by Katy Whitton

Yes, it’s that time of year again when we all jet off to sun ourselves and get away from the daiy grind for a precious few days. I’ve recently gone back to work after a week off and getting back to the office is always a chore – especially when you have an inbox bursting […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 5, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I’ve been toying with the idea recently of going back to use my PDA again for calendar and task management. I know, I know! I’ve long been a staunch supporter of using Moleskine’s for managing my tasks, and my phone for managing my calendar but it’s starting to get a bit too complicated for my […] … Read More »

Productivity

August 5, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I recieved an email recently pointing me in the direction of CollegeDegree.com and an article they’ve recently published on the 57 habits of highly successdul Gmail users. The list is highly comprehensive an covers a wide range of tips and techniques for productive use of Gmail. Here are some of my personal favourites: 1. Use […] … Read More »

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