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Focus on the Process, Not the Results

Which are your short-term and long-term goals? Maybe you want to be promoted, or perhaps you want to win some sports tournament. These are the things that drive us forward and keep us motivated. However, as paradoxical as it may seem, focusing only on these goals does...

A 100-Year-Old Productivity Secret

In the 19th and 20th century, there lived a North American publicity and public relations expert called Ivy Ledbetter Lee. In 1912, he was considered one of the first public relations people to reach an executive position. Afterward, he proceeded to found his own...

Use Time Blocking For Extra Productivity

In an effort to improve their productivity, a lot of people have implemented to-do lists as part of their daily routine. Yet having a list of tasks that need to be done seems to not be enough. Sometimes, even if you have such a list, you may be wandering around...

4 Everyday Tips to Be More Productive

Nowadays, it feels like work is all about productivity. Workers are judged based on it and they may receive rewards for having top productivity levels. Not surprisingly, everyone wants to be productive. So many people just rush through an entire day, running around...

The E-mail Conundrum: 3 Tips

Today, we're going to talk about e-mails. This means of communication is not going anywhere anytime soon, especially now that all of us are constantly linked to our e-mail accounts through our smartphones. Sometimes it seems that there can be no end to the number of...

3 Tips to Stop Procrastinating

We've all been there. We're about to get started on that new project or important task, but suddenly a much more interesting activity comes up. It's OK if we postpone work to go have some fun, right? After all, the deadline is still a long way away. This situation...

2 Ways to Make the Most Out of Mondays

For most of us, Mondays are probably our least favorite day of the week. After a weekend of relaxing and taking a rest from work, and just when you're almost getting used to a slower pace, the new workweek slaps you right in the face again. Some people even feel some...

2 Great Tips to Enter a Flow State

If you've ever been in a mental state of flow, or in the zone, as it is also called, you know it is quite a unique feeling. You'd probably describe it as being completely focused and oblivious to everything other than the activity you were doing. Time itself seemed to...

2 Tips to Be a Better Team Leader

Taking on a new role as a team leader can be an exciting, but at the same time daunting prospect. If it is your first time doing it, you're probably not used to the extra responsibility that the post entails. It's different simply having to answer to someone than...

BubblesPlanner Is Now Available on the App Store

Do you struggle with managing your time, or that of your team? Perhaps you have a ton of tasks that you need to get through, and don’t know where to start when it comes to scheduling and prioritizing. If that sounds familiar, BubblesPlanner may be the perfect app for...

3 Benefits of Having a To-do List

Some of us use lists to keep track of daily activities, and others not so much. While we may dismiss the to-do list as a gimmick that gives us the illusion of getting more work done, this is actually not true. It can have positive benefits in our productivity, like...

3 Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Nowadays, businesses are so focused on productivity that many of us are working more hours than ever. However, working harder does not mean you are getting more work done. We think these 3 tips can help you work smarter and even find more time for your personal life....