How Managers Can Help Stressed Out Employees

Dumb Little Man

Stress management for employees is important as it allows them to give their best at work. A stressed-out employee will never be able to perform well. Therefore, managers should always aim to provide a relaxed environment for their employees to work in. Stress Workplace

2019 189

Email Management: 5 Top Tips for Managing Your Emails

Office Organization Success

I’m in email overload.” ” When I asked my subscribers recently what their biggest office headache is, email is right up there with the rest of them! Comments such as: “Emails – yikes!” Does your email play distracting alerts i.e. a sound?

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Tips for Email Management

Jen Lawrence

Unsurprisingly, email tends to be most workers’ biggest headache. Whether it’s a burning desire to document everything or senders just like the ease of email, we are inundated with messages at all hours of the day. How do we manage the chaos?

2019 56

Stress Management Techniques

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Stress Management Techniques Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on August 23, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Stress related symptoms can be broken down into four major categories.

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Scary Email Scams: They Have My Password!

Tips From T. Marie

I’ve written about email scams here before , but just like everything online, scams have changed over the years. From phishing emails pretending to be trusted companies you do business with to shady characters demanding money to save your reputation, identifying email scams can be tricky.

2019 163

Stress free annual leave

Practically Perfect PA

10 tips for stress free annual leave - Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires. Although I do travel quite a bit, for work and for pleasure, I always find the build up to my trip quite stressful. Here are my top tips for stress free annual leave.

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6 Secrets of Stress Management

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap 6 Secrets of Stress Management Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on May 31, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. As I’m sitting here, enjoying a coffee and taking it easy, I’m thinking about stress.

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Email Triage: What it is and how it can help you

ProAssisting Blog

Now I’ll detail how I use email triage with the hope that you see a use for this technique in your dealings with both work and personal emails to “maximize email success in the shortest time period&#. Lastly, I familiarize myself with which emails deserve priority.

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6 Email Principles To Boost Productivity And Reduce Stress


David Ly Khim is a growth marketer for Sidekick by HubSpot where he writes about email productivity. Email is a strange beast. These email principles will help you take control of your inbox and reduce the stress that comes with using time and energy effectively.

2015 113

Research: Twitter Reveals Workplace Stress

On The Job

Chances are, your stress level has gone up simply because it's Monday. A new study by Dr. Wei Wang at the University of Central Florida finds that tweets mentioning work stress were highest on Mondays, and start to slowly decline throughout the week.

8 Excellent Ways To Reduce Stress At Work

Dumb Little Man

These days, there aren’t many jobs around that don’t involve at least some stress. We all expect an element of stress at work. However, too much stress can interfere with your performance and productivity. What are your stress triggers? Better time management is key.

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How to Reduce Stress Through Better Time Management

Small Business CEO

Your daily routine involves clocking in 10 hours at the office, going home to wolf down a quick dinner and then getting right back on your laptop to fire off a few more emails. But feeling stressed, tired and running yourself ragged 24-hours a day isn’t a longterm strategy for success.…

5 Tips to Ensure Your Emails Get Opened (and Read)

Office Organization Success

It’s getting harder and harder to get your subscribers to open your emails… Let alone read and act on them! As a result, business owners are seeing plummeting open rates for their email newsletters (ezines) … some email open rates are being reported as low as 8.6%.

2015 206

Best tips on working with multiple managers

Practically Perfect PA

Last month I asked everyone on the Practically Perfect PA social media platforms to give me their best tips on working with multiple managers. Here are my best tips on working with multiple managers. Just be polite when working with multiple managers.

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Mindful Minutes: A Simple, Effective Way to Manage Stress at Work (or Anywhere)

Eat Your Career

Having written an entire workbook teaching people how to reduce the “frazzle” of life , it always surprises me when I stumble on a new stress management technique that actually works. How would that impact our stress throughout the workday? Email this to a friend?

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10 Tips to Manage Your Time Effectively Under Pressure

Dumb Little Man

Time management is one of the most important skills that you need to develop in life. With effective time management, you enable yourself to become more productive at achieving the goals and objectives assigned to you at work. The key to a stress-less mind is a balanced life.

2019 271

3 Simple Sign-up Strategies to Grow Your Email List!

Office Organization Success

Having a sign-up box on your website detailing your ‘free taste’ in exchange for your visitor’s name and email address is one way that you can do this, but deciding WHERE to place your all-important sign-up box for maximum impact is also just as important.

2015 257

19 Tips for Managing Your Email Even When You Don't Want To.

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Goes Audio in 3 Different Ways » 19 Tips for Managing Your Email Even When You Dont Want To E-mail, it is the form of communication that we love to hate and love to love.  Send emails to others that you would like to receive back.

2011 274

Are Eu-Stressing or Dis-Stressing?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Are Eu-Stressing or Dis-Stressing? Do you feel tired and stressed throughout each work day? Unfortunately, stress is always going to be a part of our lives. The only people that are not stressed are the ones that arent alive. There are actually two different types of stress - distress and eustress. Eustress is the type of stress that makes you feel good.

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10 Time Management Tips

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap 10 Time Management Tips Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on September 29, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Don’t let the stresses of life control you. Take a 10 minute nap or a short walk to relieve stress.

2010 244

5 Ways To Combat Stress At Work

Productivity Bits

A survey says that 40% of American workers report that their job are very or extremely stressful. Stress is a factor that we need to manage. There is no job that is stress-proof. It is a fact that, as office-workers, we go through some stressful situations in the many aspects of our office life. Here are some ways to keep stress at bay. Your desk might be one of the biggest sources of your stress. How do you combat your stress at work?

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Take the “Jingle” out of Holiday Stress

The Office Professionals Place

Wednesday, December 9, 2009 Take the “Jingle&# out of Holiday Stress Are you planning the holiday party in your office? Or are you stressed just thinking about the holidays? So that means refrain from checking email, or other tasks that are work related, it the holidays.enjoy!

How To Handle Hundreds Of Emails In Just One Hour


As a result, my email went from around 30 a day to well over 150. I already knew the theories of inbox zero, yet here I was, drowning in email. A few of the stupid things I tried to manage the e-mail: * Folders. This made finding a specific email very time consuming. Then I brainstormed how I was going to deal with hundreds of emails a day. This method is tested with over 150 emails a day right down to 30. I review email twice a day now.

2016 63

You Can Steal Time Back From Email - Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized

Work With Stephanie « Productivity in Bite Sized Pieces - Weekly #Cinch Audiocast Review | Main | Caffeine-Free Ways to Increase Focus & Attention » You Can Steal Time Back From Email A few days ago I received an email from a reader.  I set up four email accounts.

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Top tip guide to managing global ground transport

Practically Perfect PA

Understanding the local area and customs can help make a stressful journey that little bit better. Knowing this information will allow you to manage your travellers’ expectations – that way, when they get a Hyundai instead of a Mercedes S-Class, they’ll understand why! It sounds simple.

2014 232

Study Finds the 3 Actions Taken by the Most Productive Managers

On The Job

It's a familiar complaint among managers: They aren't as productive as they would like to be because they're constantly interrupted by the demands of others. They develop techniques that are the most effective in managing a great deal of information and tasks.

2019 130

STRESS - 22 Ideas on How to Identify it and Eradicate It!

Productive & Organized

Do you know when you are stressed?    Do you know what you can do to eliminate your stress?    Small doses of stress can help you perform well under pressure and even motivate you to do your best.  Best De-stress. De-Stress Dreaming.

2011 277

Managing Risk During a Career Change

Eat Your Career

In 1967, two psychiatrists named Thomas Holmes and Richard Rahe performed a rigorous study to better understand the correlation between stress and illness. Ultimately, they created the Homes and Rahe Stress Scale, a comprehensive list that ranks the 43 most stressful life events. (

2011 158

Sweet - SarcMark: A punctuation mark for sarcasm!

ProAssisting Blog

Office Managers E-Learning Modules Outline E-Learning Modules: Part 1 Contact Us Enrollment Login All Posts, Interpersonal Skills, (1) Comments Sweet - SarcMark: A punctuation mark for sarcasm! Digg Email Facebook Google Reddit StumbleUpon Technorati TwitThis Comments #1.

2010 816

Terrible Time Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them (Free Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of “10 Terrible Time Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”. It’s stressful. Better time management isn’t something you can improve overnight, especially if you have some deeply ingrained bad habits.

2019 130

Personal Time Management

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Personal Time Management Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on July 21, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. A Key to a Better Life Personal time management is about focus. Time management involves everything you do.

Career Management: Defining the Process and Purpose

Eat Your Career

Workbooks Stress Management Workbook Time Management Magic Reinvent Your Career Workbook More Tasty Goodness Career Management Consulting Job Interview Coaching Resume Revision Group Training & Public Speaking Eat My WHAT?!

2010 200

Reduce Holidays And Get Your Stress Down (Editing Life Series.

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to receive updates in your email, click on the envelope in the upper right corner, or use the "Subscribe" link below the blog title. All of the activities are manageable from a logistics standpoint.

Celebrate My Mom's Birthday with a FREE Copy of My Stress.

Eat Your Career

Workbooks Stress Management Workbook Time Management Magic Reinvent Your Career Workbook More Tasty Goodness Career Management Consulting Job Interview Coaching Resume Revision Group Training & Public Speaking Eat My WHAT?! Because my mother is the queen of NO STRESS.

2010 182

Time Management 101

Simple Productivity Blog

Managing time is the basis for all productivity systems, yet the systems assume people already know how to manage time. Here is a crash course in Time Management as it works in SPB-land. In order to manage your time, you are going to have to know what time you have to work with.

2010 239

3 Tips for Successfully Managing Your Day-to-Day Workload

Office Organization Success

They are also a great tool to help you manage your time effectively. Effective time management is crucial for developing and growing your business, as well as income generating activities. Below are my top 3 tips for effective time management using spreadsheets.

2013 257

Six Simple Steps to Better Time Management

Dumb Little Man

Being able to manage your own time is a crucial skill in the workplace. If you work for yourself, it’s even more important – poor time management could spell the end of your business, or at least make you less successful than you’d hoped. Try checking email a bit less frequently.

2012 285

3 Ways to Stay Connected to Hiring Managers

On The Job

One trend I've noticed with more and more hiring managers is that they have an ongoing list of potential candidates for a variety of jobs. Follow the hiring manager on Twitter, connect via Facebook and send a LinkedIn request.

2018 141

How to Manage Time

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap How to Manage Time Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on May 12, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Three rules for effective time management : 1) Don’t Create Impossible Situations.

2010 139

Four Ways to Reduce SEO Stress and Work Less Frequently

Andrea Kalli

What is remarkable, especially for business owners accustomed to working ten-plus hours daily, is that it is very possible to minimize your workload, cut down on stress, and enjoy more free time. Structure your SEO efforts not around difficulty or intensity, but around manageability.

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7 Tips for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

There is always a fire to be put out, there is the juggling of 9,000 different tasks, and sometimes you are an assistant to more than one executive or manager. I’ve found that when I write things down I’m not being distracted by emails popping up or different notifications.

2018 264

5 Ways to Effectively Manage Your Business for Successful Business Growth

Office Organization Success

Let me share a secret with you that many successful online solopreneurs already know — you have to learn how to “manage” your business before you can “market” your business. Are you continually searching around looking for an email address?

2016 201

Top 5 Time Management Hacks To Get You Ahead

Dumb Little Man

Are you needing effective time management hacks ? Peter Drucker quoted, “Time is the scarcest resource, and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.” But, the reality is that there is always room for improvement when it comes to managing time.

2016 207