The bigger picture of getting things done – personal productivity

Posted by: Anne | Posted on: September 13th, 2011 | 0 Comments

When I think of productivity I immediately imagine “getting things done”, constructing my to do list and the wonderful feeling of accomplishment when everything gets ticked off.   What about the bigger picture to our own personal productivity?  Whilst investigating this more, I offer to you six important facets that add to personal productivity.  -         Continuous [...]

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Manage your energy (and see how your time management works out!!)

Posted by: Anne | Posted on: September 8th, 2011 | 0 Comments

What is energy management? According to Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz, authors of “The Power of Full Engagement” (The Free Press, 2003), it calls for balancing both sides of the human energy equation: energy expenditure and energy renewal. What are these energies that we need to draw upon and subsequently replenish in our daily lives?  [...]

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Let a new energy enter your life

Posted by: Anne | Posted on: September 6th, 2011 | 0 Comments

I was talking to a good friend last week on the principles of “Tackle that Thing” in general and yesterday got an email from her saying how inspired she was to go home and get some monkeys off her back.  It started small with a button to be sown on, led to a hem being [...]

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Why Writing Goals Down Is Critical

Posted by: Anne | Posted on: August 30th, 2011 | 0 Comments

Studies have shown that 3% of Harvard MBAs make ten times as much as the other 97% combined.  Why? In the study conducted in 1979, new graduates were asked “Have you set clear, written goals for your future and made plans to accomplish them?” they found that 84% had no specific goals at all 13% [...]

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