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Time Management

Home Office Distractions: 4 Tips to Overcome Them

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I was having a conversation with a teacher the other day, and she asked me about what I do. When we got to the part where I told her I worked from home, she mentioned that she was not the type who could work from home. She then explained how the laundry, cleaning and other […]

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Tools + Attitude = What You Need To Work From Home

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This guest post is by Kathy Condon. Through my coaching years, I have heard repeatedly – “I can’t work at home, I get too distracted”.  That statement has become so prevalent employers are using that as an excuse not to allow their employees to work from home. As gas prices skyrocketed, employers decided the four-day […]

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Be On Time or Pay: A Time Management Strategy

Time Management

Do you struggle with time management?  Always trying to get one more thing done? Tried everything to get places on time, but need a motivator?  How about using a consequence? I had a meeting today, and one of the members of the group shared a strategy he uses to make sure he is on time: […]

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Home Office & Productivity Link Roundup

Home Office Technology

Yep, it’s time for another link roundup. Here’s the latest in home office and productivity around the Net. Enjoy! “Getting To Done”: The Ultimate Home Office 10 Hacks to Improve Your Home Office Productivity: Lifehack serves up another great article on improving productivity, this time about home offices. 8 Ways To Be Ruthless With Your […]

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Your Inbox is NOT a Task List: 5 Tips

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I’ve made the switch to using Google Apps as my email client.  I’ve been pretty happy, I must admit.  It’s nice to have access anywhere and not have to deal with nursing my other application.  However, I was making one mistake that dawned on me the other day. The inbox is NOT a task list. […]

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The Planner Challenge

Home Office Technology

Ok, so I was tagged by Megan Spears to show my planner. So, here it is, in all it’s glory. I used Franklin Covey paper planner systems before I switched to my Palm III back in the day. I have been a Palm user for well over a decade, and I love it! (My only […]

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Getting Fit in the New Year

Time Management

New Year Resolution #2: Get Fit… and back into the skinny jeans This series is all about the top New Year Resolutions. One of those is “Get Organized”. Have you ever made this resolution? How did it go? Did you do a “crash & burn” weekend on Jan. 2nd and everything was back to the […]

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Reduce Stress

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New Year Resolution #4: Reduce Stress This series is all about the top New Year Resolutions. One of those is “Get Organized”. Have you ever made this resolution? How did it go? Did you do a “crash & burn” weekend on Jan. 2nd and everything was back to the way it was by Jan. 10th? […]

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Quote of the Week: Get control of the email

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On Thursdays I share a quote that I hope will inspire, make you think or just make you smile. Here is this week’s quote.  Merlin Mann of 43 Folders gives a talk at Google about managing email (and suggests some great options they could explore).  Enjoy!

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Home Office & Productivity Link Roundup

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Today I thought it would be fun to take a look around at some great posts I’ve come across. So, here’s my link roundup. Enjoy! Improve Your Home & Office Productivity: Jennifer on declutterit.com gives some pointers on using a timer and a clock to get stuff done. 10 Misconceptions of Working From Home: Working […]

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