Why You Shouldn’t Check Email in the Morning And What To Do Instead

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that according to Statista , 49% of workers in the US check their work emails at home every few hours? On the flipside, 52% of US workers check personal emails at work every few hours? On top of that, our email consumption is projected to increase further. Whether those definitions hold true for the average knowledge worker, which can still be the subject of debate, one thing is for sure: we check email 24/7.

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10 Tips to Manage Your Time Effectively Under Pressure

Dumb Little Man

For example, if most of your time is utilized in unproductive meetings and low-priority tasks, try to reschedule your agenda. In addition to this, share the meeting agenda with your colleagues and subordinates. Keep your inbox organized at all times because, with everything classified, you will be able to find the right email without wasting any time.

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10 Tips for a Successful Meeting With The Boss

Dumb Little Man

Here are 10 tips to help you do that: Ask for an agenda prior to the meeting. Either by email, mail or with a telephone call, let your boss know you appreciate the time they spent with you. Maybe you work one-on-one with the head honcho every day or perhaps you only get a face-to-face on very rare occasions. Whenever you get the chance to sit down and have a meeting with the big guns, it’s best to make it as productive as possible.

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7 Mistakes People Make Under the Umbrella of Productivity

Dumb Little Man

You schedule a one-on-one meeting with yourself to address your priorities and then your agenda gets hijacked. The year is 2019 and it wasn’t a time in human history that would reward multitasking in a way that our current environment does: ringing phones, text messages, reminders, popups, social media, email?you Everybody wants to be successful, sexy, and productive. However, in order to be productive, you should experience some painful mistakes.

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How To Increase Your Productivity By Harnessing Dead Time

Dumb Little Man

You start writing an email to a client. The text is in your head since you’ve already drafted such emails a lot of times. Get a text expansion app that enables you to use “snippets” or chunks of words that will unfold into a complex text like email, phone number, link, or whatever you want. You save your emails, frequently used email addresses, and links to your text expansion app and label each with a snippet that hopefully, you can memorize.

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5 Top Tips to Managing a Remote Team

Jen Lawrence

Again, work with your team to discuss preferred working styles, communication preferences (email, phone, chat, text, video), barriers to trust, performance agreements (turnaround times, work formats, meeting lengths), and conflict resolution processes. A weekly email summarizing performance and priorities to the teams is helpful (top-down report). Intentional And for everyone’s sanity, create agendas so team members know how to prepare and that their time is being well-used.

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5 Top Tips to Managing a Remote Team

Jen Lawrence

Again, work with your team to discuss preferred working styles, communication preferences (email, phone, chat, text, video), barriers to trust, performance agreements (turnaround times, work formats, meeting lengths), and conflict resolution processes. A weekly email summarizing performance and priorities to the teams is helpful (top-down report). Intentional And for everyone’s sanity, create agendas so team members know how to prepare and that their time is being well-used.

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