Ever see the notification when you email box is empty? In Outlook it says “We didn’t find anything to show here.” There are no inbox numbers ticking up into the thousands. And no stress.
One of the most popular questions I receive in trainings is “What can I do about my email inbox? It’s overwhelming. There are too many emails. It’s a stress and it’s a mess." To help with that, here are five actions you can take and a bonus tip at the end.
Perfectionism and procrastination go hand in hand. When you procrastinate you may say:
“I need time to think this through before I get started”
“I’m not in the mood”
“I need to get organized before I start”
“I have other things to do first”
“Let me check off some easy things on my to do list before I do that big project”
“It’s better when I work under pressure”
Except when you don't. Then the overwhelm of procrastination and perfectionism begin to take over and you crack under pressure. Here are tips in breaking through procrastination and getting things done.
It’s the end of Productivity Week!
Friday marks the end of Productivity Week. Did you know it was even happening? It’s not a ticker tape, confetti and balloons celebration. Monday may have started with the daily grind. So as Productivity Week comes to a close consider these tips to try to make next week even better.