Whenever I used to read some books or articles about productivity and how the most successful authors/managers/CEOs/ athletes (… etc) manage their time… They all seem to emphasize the power of Meditation and Mindfulness (One Way or the other). Whether you meditate professionally or are simply trying it out, getting into the state of calmness brings a lot of very good benefits to your body … Continue reading Use Mindfulness as a productivity tool
Guarding your time is a skill that you should master and looking back to find out that a month have passed since you thought of doing something or even a year can strike you by surprise. At the end of 2010, I published a video called 11 minutes, to highlight that 2011 would be the most productive year of my life, by concentrating 11 minutes … Continue reading It only takes a minute…
In one of my books, I spoke about the importance of timing, especially in taking decisions. How much does it cost us, NOT to take a decision or taking a decision too soon or too late; Each one of us experienced the following statement at least few times: You take 1 hour to take a decision to do something that actually take 10 minutes to execute… … Continue reading Don’t just stand there… Start Acting or Reacting!
Whatever you are doing right now, step out of it, sit down and read this… You will need it! After a long time researching personal and corporate productivity, on what would be the right process to make things right, what are the tools and the tips to have a both effective & efficient use of time and resources to accomplish your tasks, I have came … Continue reading That one Important Step that Kills your Productivity…
When I started delivering workshops on Time Management, I’ve almost always started with this example… The Example of How Heavy the glass of water is. (or a bottle, depending how it would work out) How heavy is a glass of water? A lecturer when explaining stress management to an audience, raised a glass of water and asked,”How heavy is this glass of water?” Answers called out ranged … Continue reading You will know how heavy a burden was, when you let it go
Whether you’re a morning person, or an evening person, this post is irrelevantly yours 🙂 I’d like you to picture yourself in the following scenario: You’re back from work / school, after a long day filled with activities and your brain power’s status is “battery low”, and you still have this project / report or whatever that you need to deliver the second day… (Let’s … Continue reading Wake up and smell the coffee, then finish your tasks!
Did you know that the amount of energy directly impacting your productivity that is fleeing your system because of worrying about the future is beyond enormous??!!! Worrying is one of the main causes of Stress, and of course, almost all the bad health issues can be easily attributed to stress. Last night (or pretty much early this morning), I woke up around 4 AM, checked out my … Continue reading You’ll cross that bridge when you get there!
How many times have you been in the situation where you still have a task to finish, but you keep delaying it because simply you don’t LIKE to do it, or because you’re “waiting for the right mood”. So you procrastinate hoping that one of 2 things happen: either the task will magically disappear or you will get the inspiration and the mood will suddenly appear.. Well to be honest … Continue reading Don’t wait the right mood to do the task… Just do it!
One of the first things you will learn when you’re an entrepreneur is that the notion of office hours doesn’t apply to you; you could be staying up late, waking up late working on a weekend… Working from your living room or from a Café… Things just don’t follow a specific rule. As workplaces evolved, we’re seeing that the trend of working from home or let’s say … Continue reading Take the time to rest… Don’t be at the office when you’re at home
I’ve published this post on Tuesday intentionally 🙂 … To prove this point. So many times, we get delayed for one reason or the other in submitting a proposal, fulfilling a task, finishing a job and so on… We reach to a certain point where we cross the original deadline or let’s say appropriate time. And that point would leave us with 2 choices: 1) … Continue reading Better Late than Never
Ok, I’m going to tell you a Time Management Secret! it’s one of the trade secrets that highly productive individuals use; and as much Cliché it may sound… It’s True! Successful & Highly productive individuals’ Time Management Trade Secret is: “They Perform Their Tasks at the Right Time” Now it’s a fact that we all have different levels of energy throughout the day (and night); did you ever … Continue reading When is the Right time to do a task?
“The best things in life are free. The second best things are very, very expensive.” ~ Coco Chanel Everyday, and almost everywhere, no matter how well off or modest you are, the word “FREE” always gets your attention with its special sound, as your mind will automatically linking it to a specific happiness. Well Free isn’t necessarily Free, 🙂 , you see Free means that something / someone … Continue reading Time Management Tip: Make your Free Time Pay Off! (Including a Bonus Audio Feature)
Most people look at Time Management as being a hard-to-learn discipline that is optionally added to their personal life or required to their professional life as they grow, rather than being a skill that would help them benefit the most out of their life (whether personal or professional). In this week’s tip, you will learn a simple trick on how to change the way you … Continue reading Increase your productivity in 30 seconds!