When the Holiday Is Over It’s Time for Change

Return to work and start as you mean to go on

When the Holiday Is Over It's Time for Change

September is here, so for Teachers, pupils, students and many more of us, the holiday is nearly over. For many people, the transition period from holiday to work can seem hard, there really is something satisfying about not having to set the alarm clock. However, time away from work often gives us opportunity to assess […]

Join the Anti-Social Media Movement and Discover More ‘Me’ Time

Social Media

We’re a nation pushed to the limit when it comes to time and having enough of it, and a recent survey has shown that the average Brit is going to extreme measures to combat their time-poor life. Research conducted last month by webuyanycar.com revealed over half of the population said they are constantly rushing around, […]

How Social Media Distracts You

Common Everyday Distractions

How Social Media Distracts You

So far in this series about common everyday distractions, we’ve looked at disractions caused by mobile phones and email. The next big offender when it comes to constant distraction is social media. Be honest. How often do you log into your favorite social media platforms? How many of them do you have on your phone […]

How to Stop Email Distracting You

Common Everyday Distractions

How to Stop Email Distracting You

In the first part of this series, in which i explore some of the most common everyday distractions, we talked about how our mobile phone can distract us. If you missed it you can read it here. Today were going to explore another big common every day distraction for a lot of people, Email. Stop […]

Stop letting your phone Distract You

Common Everyday Distractions

Stop letting your phone Distract You

Over the course of the next five days i’m going to post about some of the more common everyday distractions that kill your productivity. Let’s start by looking at one of the worst offenders – your mobile phone. Notifications, Notifications, Notifications The constant alerts from text messages, emails, and app alerts, along with the rare […]

Top 10 Time Management Articles 2016

Most read blogs according to Google

Top Time management articles 3d

Well its fair to say that 2016 was a year that is going to live long in the memory. I remember thinking as the year started that having suffered two heart attacks, following hip replacement surgery, that the worst was behind me. Little did I know that heart attack number 3 and a subsequent stroke […]

Make Time for Your Family, They Really Miss You

You need to learn how to balance work and family life.

Make Time for Your Family, They Really Miss You

Business owners, Make time for your family, they really miss you. Are you one of the many business owners in the world striving to make your business successful? Of course you are, and you may well think that is a really daft question, but at what expense are you pushing to bet get success? When […]

The Time Doctor Hits 300 Not Out

Helping business owners to balance business and family commitments

The Time Doctor 300 Not Out

The idea of The Time Doctor had been around for many years, however it all came to fruition in a bar in October 2012. After a networking event, i was talking to my great freind Ian Prowse and somehow the conversation turned to what 2013 was going to look like and what we really wanted […]

How to use the Pareto Principle to create the life you desire

A powerful concept that can change your life

The Pareto Principle

If you have been reading this blog for any length of time you will know that I’m a great fan of the Pareto Principle or as it is more commonly known the 80/20 rule. The Pareto Principle is the idea that 80% of your results come from 20% of your actions. You wear 20% of […]

Too much to do? 6 Productivity Apps That Will Help You

Too much to do_ 6 Productivity Apps That Will Help You

Everyone I come across these days is busy. There are so many different tasks, appointments, and things to keep track of day in and day out. It’s no wonder that we need a little help to make sure we stay on task and stay productive throughout the day. In this blog I’d like to share […]