How to get everything completed in a 4-day working week

4-day working week

For many of my readers we are approach Easter. We can look forward to a 4-day working week, and not just one but two!  Whilst most of us will welcome our first Bank Holiday since Christmas and New Year, some of us will no doubt be worrying about how we’re going to get everything accomplished […]

Spring Clean your Time Wasters

Spring Clean your Time Wasters

We’re just about to head into March, which signals lighter mornings and evenings. This extra daylight boost should lead to an increase in energy and productivity. However, if we don’t address the time wasters in our lives, it’s unlikely that we’ll be as productive as we could be. Certain activities are so disruptive to our […]

How to Deal with Some Common Time Stealers

How to Deal with Some Common Time Stealers

Time stealers are the biggest reason that the words “I just don’t have the time” are heard all over the world. Uttered by millions of people who struggle to fit everything they want to do into 24 hours.  Whilst we can’t extend our days, we can eliminate some of the time stealers that take up […]

How to Manage Your Time Whilst Dealing With Clients

How to Manage Your Time Whilst Dealing With Clients

If you work with clients, you will know it can be a challenge trying to balance the need for responsiveness with the need to manage your time effectively and efficiently. You will have some clients who are a dream to work with, others can be extremely hard work; stealing both your time and energy. You […]

How to Stop Wasting Time Online

Discover eight tips that will help

How to Stop Wasting Time

I talk to many people who find themselves wasting time online. It’s usually a self-imposed distraction, sometimes we’re consciously wasting time online as a form of procrastination. Other times we’re doing it unconsciously. The thing is it’s easy to get away with. To the outside onlooker, you’re working hard on your laptop, tablet or phone. […]

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 […]