Productively Managing Your Day as a Small Business Owner

Productively Managing Your Day as a Small Business Owner

Owning a small business or being a “Solopreneur” is attractive to many people for a number of reasons. But managing your own company comes with a number of unique challenges that employees at a larger business will not experience to the same degree. Learning effective time management skills is a great way to feel more in control of your business and lead it to success.

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Balancing Tasks and Appointments with your Calendar

Balancing Tasks and Appointments with your Calendar

Should you use your calendar for managing appointments,  scheduling tasks, or a bit of both? In this post, we will discuss different approaches for using your calendar and your task list in your business workflow.

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What Email Triage Sessions and Exercise Have in Common

What Email Triage Sessions and Exercise Have in Common

The key to exercising is that because it was something that I scheduled, it happened. The exact same goes for routines that you need to work into your workday, such as your Email triage sessions.

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Customizing the Pomodoro Technique Time Blocks

Customizing the Pomodoro Technique Time Blocks

I’m a big fan of the Pomodoro Technique and recommend it as a way to improve your focus, concentration, and productivity. With some minor adjustments to the default time blocks, you can customize it to suit your personal needs and working styles.

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Announcing Information Overload Awareness Day!

Announcing Information Overload Awareness Day!

I am excited to announce that Information Overload Awareness Day 2015 will be held on Tuesday, October 20th at 11:00 am EST. This year’s event includes a free 60-minute webinar at 11 a.m. EDT, with several great information overload speakers.

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