And another one bites the dust… week I mean! I’ve been working on a new secret project which I hope to release to you on Monday, that’s why there was no post on Wednesday (I wasn’t ignoring you all, honest!) as it’s turned out to be a bit more involved than I initially thought, but isn’t it always?
Anyway, I hope you’ve had a good week and can look forward to a relaxing weekend. Below is my round up of some interesting articles I hope you’ll enjoy reading.
There are only 1440 seconds in a day, are you using yours wisely or losing them to the “do you have a minute?” brigade?
6 Ways to Be More Productive by Working Less – Entrepreneur
Getting away from the desk and out of the office and socialising are two ways to be more productive without actually “working”.
Avoid toxic co-workers like the plague! Okay, that one’s obvious but what about personal development? It’s an often overlooked aspect of workplace happiness but can really make a difference.
The Most Surprising Way To Increase Employee Wellbeing And Productivity (That Costs Almost Nothing) – Forbes
I don’t want to spoil this for you so I won’t mention what the article states is the best way to increase wellbeing and productivity but put it this way, I’m not sure about it but the figures are impressive!
There’s some simple tips here but a couple – such as combining Gmail and a Google spreadsheet are bordering on genius!
I’ve put this post here as a reminder for me – read these books!
7 Tips for Managing Your Schedule Like a Pro – Entrepreneur
Not all meetings are created equal, so vary your schedule to accommodate different meeting types, group meetings into blocks and using appointment slots are just some of the good ideas in this article to help sort out your schedule.
Don’t Burn Out! 9 Stress-Busting Tips for Entrepreneurs – Business News Daily
Delegate – okay, kind of obvious so how about treating your time like a financial budget? It’s an interesting concept that I think would work well in conjunction with the “1440” method.
Life Hack Posters – Donal O’Conghaile
I was contacted by Donal recently who suggested that you guys may be interested in a Kickstarter he’s running for Life Hack Posters. There are two poster designs available and they look fantastic, so if you’re interested in having a gorgeous poster about how to get to sleep better or use the bathroom more efficiently check out the Kickstarter Campaign.
Have a great weekend
I hope you have a nice and relaxing weekend, if you think there are any more articles we should read please let us know in the comments.