Creating an Ideal Office at Home

Productivity Bits

Working from home has its own share of pros and cons. While it is a more feasible option for many, there are people who would choose to work in a proper professional setup without even a hint of homely feeling to it. The choice varies from person to person but recently there is a growing trend of home-office setups. People give their homes the touch of an office ambiance. There’s some good news for exhausted home workers.

2015 109

Does Office Design Really Affect Productivity?

Productivity Bits

As an active employee, you spend a significant part of your day at the office. However, what you are unaware of (most of the time) is how your office affects the way you work. The best office concept relies on employee freedom, allowing the employee to choose their work environment.

2016 233

5 Reasons Your Business Idea Is Rubbish

Dumb Little Man

I explained that he’d broken one of the basic rules of goal-setting. My loner in his home office might manage that, but chances are he won’t. Setting up your own bookkeeping firm might be a realistic goal. Reason 3: Poor goal-setting.

2017 153

The 3 Fundamental Principles Of Productivity

Productivity Bits

T here are ways to establish or improve the culture of productivity in your workplace or home-office. Isn’t more output in lesser time the primary goal of why we are in the pursuit of productivity? But how to bring about the culture of productivity in your workplace or home-office ? Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

2010 146

Open Loops 2/22/2013: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

From Lifehacker’s “Clean a Dry Erase Board with Baby Wipes” I think these tips, aimed at those who work from home, also apply to those that don’t. From Daytimer’s “4 Essential Goal-Setting Tips for Successful Home Office or Small Businesses” Photo by dresdnhope. Fridays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog. Guilt is a powerful motivator. Lifehacker shares some apps that guilt you into doing the stuff you need to do.

2013 100

Manage Your Time. Schedule Your Workflow. Save Your Sanity.

Step It Up VA Coaching

Our goal, after all, is to work smarter, not harder, right? The same can be done with email responses, and almost any other routine client tasks, and even those out-of-office errands or meetings. by Donna Toothaker.

2013 130

Creative Uses for 3M Post It Notes

Productive & Organized

  Today, 19 of my experts share their favorite and most creative use of the office supply gems. In my Power Office! I use them to label paper piles during small business, home office or residential file system creation. Goals. I have lots of goals).

2011 205

12 Quotes that Get Them to Take Action

Productive & Organized

I have this quote displayed prominently in my office as a reminder when I too get caught up in the stress of the job. But it is critical to keep your own goals and your own ethics front and center. One day is MORE than enough to achieve your goals.

2012 176

How to Increase Your Productivity, Starting in the Garage

Productivity Bits

It’s sitting right next to your home already: the garage! The Home Office. By emptying the whole garage or even just a corner, you can create a home office in a snap. Garages are practically designed to be home gyms! Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits.

2011 130

Why I Broke the Number One Blogging Rule

Tips From T. Marie

Maybe I spread myself too thin, writing here, at Girly Girl Geek , Blog for Profit , Home Office Warrior , My Boomer Community and assorted guest posts. But starting and running my business made me feel like everything I read had to somehow contribute to my business goals.

2010 164

Featured Soloist Burton Kelso: “Putting Yourself First Is the First Secret”"

The Solopreneur Life

Type of business: On-Site Technology Repair and Support for Home and Businesses. I’ve always had a passion for helping people achieve their goals and I knew I could help people develop a warm and fuzzy relationship with the technology they deal with in their personal and professional lives.

2011 141

Manage Your Time. Schedule Your Workflow. Save Your Sanity.

Step It Up VA Coaching

Our goal, after all, is to work smarter, not harder, right? The same can be done with email responses, and almost any other routine client tasks, and even those out-of-office errands or meetings. It’s hard when you spend most of your time at your home office, so it’s easy to get wrapped up in some of that. I heard an old expression the other day, “the harder I work, the behinder I get!” Do you ever feel like they’re talking about you?

2012 122

Build Your Own Organizing System

Clutter Coach

I asked her to share it with my blog readers, so here’s her description: When I quit the day job to run two businesses from home, it took me a while to get organized in a new way. Originally posted 2009-04-14 11:06:01.

2013 130

Spring Clean Your Business

Step It Up VA Coaching

Time to make a clean sweep of your office, your business systems, and even your mind! As a Virtual Assistant, you likely work from a home office. Chances are, your clients are all over the country (or the globe), and will never come to your office for a meeting. You may be one of the many who feel you never really set up your office properly in the first place. Put old client files into storage and only keep active files in your immediate office area.

2011 126

7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! » 7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business Home based businesses are more than a passing fade.  Home-based businesses account for 53% of all small businesses. Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2010 173

How to Define a Bulletproof Work-at-Home Mindset

Dumb Little Man

Working from home isn't all it's cracked up to be. All these things make you disappointed and frustrated, sometimes even angry, because working from home was completely different than what you thought it would be. What things make your working from home successful?

2012 207

55 Bulletproof Productivity Hacks – Do You Know Them All?

Dumb Little Man

Identify three things: a daily mantra, your short-term goal, and your long-term goal. Rewarding yourself whenever you hit your short-term goals is no rocket science. Make sure you have the right temperature in your work or home office.

2017 236

Start Taking Action: 12 Steps to Beat Procrastination and Finish What You Started

Productivityist

Timo is a blogger , author, and speaker who helps work-at-home professionals get stuff done fast so that they have time for living. The reward could also be a very concrete one and happen sooner, like finishing your work early so that you can get back home and spend time with your family.

2015 82

On the needles October 2008

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs On the needles October 2008 Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 10:04 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Knitting Frenetic.

2008 130

Effective Time Management

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Effective Time Management Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on September 15, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Related articles by Zemanta Time Management Strategies for the Home Office (brighthub.com) Time Management.

Announcing.The Paper Tiger Online!

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Work With Stephanie « No Space for a Home Office?   We've helped slews of clients implement the software along with other productivity systems as they claimed their Office Miracle ™ !

2010 130

2011 Survey Results: Solopreneurs Are Optimistic About 2012, Despite Challenges

The Solopreneur Life

said they work in a home office; 5.2 said an office outside the home; 2.6 said they are sharing office space outside the home. Analysis: If the singular goal for solopreneurs is to make a fortune, then these are bad numbers. Analysis: Different people enter solopreneurship with different goals; at one extreme, solopreneurship represents a “business on the side,” for others it’s their entire life.

2012 120

Get Organized!: Get Organized: How to Select the BEST Planner for.

Get Organized!

I'm keeping all these tips in mind as I'm now going into my home office to clean up and put up my yearly wall planner--just for an overview of '11. sheila At Saturday, November 27, 2010 , Get Clear Goals with Lynn Moore said.

2010 52

Why You Aren’t Born Great – And Why That’s Okay

Men With Pens

The idea that I was really the one to blame for my own failures didn’t sink until I was working at a friends’ office one day. If you try to just improve your writing overall, you’ll feel frustrated because every rejection is an indication you failed at that goal. Nobody is born great.

2012 60

Reducing Overheads Can Save A Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Concentrate on your business, not your office. For all your IT supply needs in your home and in your office. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! WinWeb TV Free Small & Home Business Videos for you.

2010 158

Being A Digital Nomad

Brilliantly Better

Doesn’t have an office and most of the time doesn’t have business cards either (the new dial tone being twitter , of course). For a digital nomad the world is the office. In the beginning, I worked from home. Back Yard I switched the office room for my backyard.

2010 83

Teamwork for Small Business Is Way To Success | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

The Small Business Blog

Concentrate on your business, not your office. For all your IT supply needs in your home and in your office. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! WinWeb TV Free Small & Home Business Videos for you.

2007 130

What to Do When You’re a Quiet Marketer

Men With Pens

Many of you have physical offices and brick-and-mortar businesses, from legal practices to restaurants to massage therapies to maple syrup farms. It’s been amazing to see the difference just an hour can make – they’ve taken some serious action towards reaching their goals! You’re probably tired of hard sells, big launches and links to all sorts of promotions. I don’t blame you. I get tired of it too sometimes.

2010 40

The 7 Links Challenge

Brilliantly Better

Choosing A Printer For Your Home Office Use Reply 15 Ramblings of a Woman July 25, 2010 at 11:45 pm I decided to blog about this, and then turn it into a meme for encouraging links this week.

2010 60

Work-Life Balance 2.0 and Small Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Concentrate on your business, not your office. For all your IT supply needs in your home and in your office. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! WinWeb TV Free Small & Home Business Videos for you.

2007 139

Outsourcing Options For Small Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Concentrate on your business, not your office. For all your IT supply needs in your home and in your office. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! WinWeb TV Free Small & Home Business Videos for you.

2007 132

Project Managment Planning Time | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I could throw the text book definition of project management at you… Project management is the discipline of planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives. … My goal setting has improved dramatically since I discovered the SMART system. It’s time to set more goals for the New Year! People can look over the walls of your office or walk right in.