Category: Productivity

Reflect, Plan, Relax Start your week off on a great note. Take 60 minutes on Sunday morning reviewing your active and prospective projects. With no interruptions, it’s the perfect time to sit back and reflect. What progress did you make the …

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It’s essential to have a networking plan. Allowing networking efforts to just happen can mean missed opportunities, wasted time and drained personal energy for owners. This is especially true for introverted entrepreneurs, for whom networking can already feel like a …

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This morning when I woke up, there was frost on my car. FROST! Imagine that. We’ve hit that time of year. Another time of year that we’ve hit? The busy season for businesses. Sales are going to start booming and …

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As kids we played red light, green light. A simple game of stop and start, where if you were caught moving as “red light” was called, you were out of the game.  As project, business and sales managers the game …

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Content borrowed from Microsoft Community Connections, with which we are affiliated. For more information on what this means, click here. One of the greatest assets a small business has is the ability to connect with other people in a personal, …

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Be. The answer is to be. No, seriously. This may not be easy to hear, but there is no cut and dry way to manage your business and there is no model that will work for everyone. That means you …

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What does it mean to “Do it yourself”, when it comes to CRM?  You want the ability to choose what you track, manage and control. But you don’t want something that’s complicated. Who does? The simplicity of the W5Templates approach, is …

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Content borrowed from Microsoft Community Connections, with which we are affiliated. For more information on what this means, click here. We all know that we get more work done when we’re feeling good. Productivity is higher and the team works better …

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Get more done As Labor Day approaches it’s a good time to ask the question, how can we labor less and get more out of our work days. The simple answer is “productivity”. The dictionary definition of productivity is “expressed …

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Do you have any daily rituals that help you attack the day in the best way you can? Perhaps a mid-morning Starbucks break or a certain playlist that helps you focus while you work? Never neglect your ‘must-haves’ in your …

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