Phew! Another week over with, and the weekend to look forward to. I hope you’ve had a good week, mine’s been quite an interesting one as I’ve been fiddling with a new productivity system – a “Personal Kanban” and a new piece of software called HyperPlan. In amongst that I’ve been trawling through the internet to find you some interesting tidbits for you to relax to over the weekend.
How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life – Entrepreneur
All of these people seem to be able to change their morning habits at the drop of a hat – why do I find it so difficult to change? Have any of you out there in the “real world” had any success with this? Please let me know in the comments!
5 Things You’re Doing Wrong Every Morning – Entrepreneur
Sticking with the morning theme, here are 5 things that we should all apparently be doing but aren’t… why are all these articles telling me not to hit the snooze button? I love my snooze button!
Entrepreneurs must be doing something right, and apparently it all starts with their morning routine… urgh! Mornings again!
The article quotes the old saying:
Personally I prefer the saying my Mum used to have on a mug:
Maybe that’s why I have such an issue with mornings? Still there is something that seems to make us feel like we’re being more productive just by getting up a little earlier
No, it’s not hire a cleaner (although that sounds like a good idea!) apparently it’s as simple as making your bed, emptying the dishwasher and a few other minor items. You’ll never have an untidy house again.
With the Easter holidays coming up, and the summer holidays in the not-to-distant future this article is a timely tip on how to not be overwhelmed by your inbox when you return back to the office after some time off. Via Lifehacker.
5 Rules for Successful Meetings – Entrepreneur
Meetings, useful business tool or complete waste of time? If you sign up for my Free e-book you’ll find out my thoughts on the matter and Entrepreneur has 5 simple rules to make sure your meeting run smoothly.
What is it with the number “5” in these articles this week?! Anyway, do you find yourself ignoring your friends because you’re staring at your phone? Or maybe you keep on walking into objects as your head’s down due to your fascination with the little screen in your hand. If this is you, fear not! Mashable can help.
Enjoy your weekend!
If you think there are any more articles that we’d enjoy reading over the weekend, please leave a comment below – see you on Monday!