The Assistant’s Year-end Sprint

Office Dynamics

There are also 4th quarter “finish line sprints” for assistants to handle: last minute travel itineraries, final year-end planning and execution of financial purchases, turnover of files and projects, and employee transfers to be handled. Through many experiences I have learned: Do not take anyone for granted. The Gift of Life; the Gift of Love. The holidays are supposed to be the happiest days of the year. Friends, family, trusted colleagues, what could be better than that?

Sprint 109

The Assistant’s Year-end Sprint

Office Dynamics

There are also 4th quarter “finish line sprints” for assistants to handle: last minute travel itineraries, final year-end planning and execution of financial purchases, turnover of files and projects, and employee transfers to be handled. Through many experiences I have learned: Do not take anyone for granted. The Gift of Life; the Gift of Love. The holidays are supposed to be the happiest days of the year. Friends, family, trusted colleagues, what could be better than that?

Sprint 100

7 Creative Ways To Use Drones For Kids’ Learning

Dumb Little Man

These ideas will definitely compel you to look for the best drones for kids and add them to their learning years. You can enroll your kids in a program where they can learn how to design and make their own aerial robots, code them to perform some tasks and put their creations to the test. They can help your kids explore a whole new domain and learn lots of new things about it. Social Learning.

2017 145

Want to Be Successful at Work? Watch More Soccer

Dumb Little Man

There is a good reason that Daniel Neal, a former college player, says that “not a single day goes by in my work life as an entrepreneur that I don’t use skills I learned playing soccer.”

2018 257

5 Things to Do When You Loathe Your New Job

On The Job

What will another employer say when learning you’ve had the job for less time than Kim Kardashian’s last marriage? If that happens, then you need to think about what you’re going to do about your new dilemma before sprinting for the door, screaming “I quit!” Go on.

2012 196

New job, new culture, new language

Laughing all the Way to Work

You have to learn a whole new way of doing things, from how to log onto the computer to filling out a purchase order form. He cautioned that I was running a marathon, not a sprint and I should give myself time to learn and not be too hard on myself if I didn't know everything right away. Once you learn a new task, write it down This has been a real help to me in the initial first days on the job. It is amazing how much you can learn by what I call 'going fishing'.

2015 122

5 Ways to Make the Most of Failure

Dumb Little Man

Learning to deal with failure in a positive way may sound difficult, but once you’ve mastered it, you’ll be on the road to success – and that goes for blogging too. Success takes time and dedication among a heap of other things, so remember – life is a marathon, not a sprint.

2017 194

How To Stop Falling Off The Wagon

Dumb Little Man

You hit the ground running and sprint to embrace it, only to find that the old comfort is no longer present - you just don’t feel the same. Yes, it will take a lot longer to get where you are going, but you’ll also learn and adapt along the way. Wagons come in all shapes and sizes.

2013 285

Concurrent Sessions – Thursday

Office Dynamics

Savings Strategies: Consider your finances as a marathon, not a sprint. College students who worked 20 hours weekly go higher grades and also learned time management skills as a career preparation tool. But they are not incapable of learning life skills. To learn life skills with money: Learn the value of $. On Thursday afternoon, we had 3 workshops: Get Control of E-mail with Mike Song.

2013 109

An apology.and how not to appear foolish to your readers!

Virtual Moxie

I groaned out loud, sprinted out of bed, and ran to my office which is where I am now. What I Learned AKA What I Knew But Didn't Occur To Me At The Time. We don't always get to choose our learning opportunities. But I also know I'm going to learn and grow from this experience, and hopefully will have something valuable later to share with all of you as a result of that learning.

2011 109

5 Ways To Work Smarter | PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement

www.pickthebrain.com

Life after all is a marathon, not a sprint. learning. PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement. Articles. Suggested Reading. 30 Days. 90 days. Archives. About. 5 Ways To Work Smarter. Written by Brett Hagberg - 14 Comments. Categories: productivity tips , self improvement.

2011 84

The Daily CT Scan: The Best Way To Start Your Day

Productivityist

Weekly Sprints. If you want to learn more about Horizontal Theming, check out The Productivityist Playbook.). You can learn more about the program and claim one of the few spots available here. A scan is defined by Merriam-Webster as “…to examine by point-by-point observation or checking.” However, the definition goes deeper into that: – to investigate thoroughly by checking point by point and often repeatedly.

2017 79

5 Ways To Work Smarter | PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement

www.pickthebrain.com

Life after all is a marathon, not a sprint.

2010 84

The Productivityist Podcast: Alignment and Automation with Mridu Parikh

Productivityist

A big fan of simplicity, we talked about introducing and learning productivity processes and systems, the methods she employs to make sure that these become habits, and how doing these alleviate stress and results in clarity and growth for individuals and teams. Here are just a few of the things you’ll learn about in this episode: How she reveres simplicity as the easiest way to introduce a process, and the importance of writing things down (2:19).

2017 46

4 Simple Steps for Creating Your Strategic Marketing Action Plan (MAP)

Office Organization Success

As my financial adviser reminded me just last week, you’re running a marathon not a sprint, and the same is true for your business also. Learn how YOU can create an efficient and organized office in 7 EASY steps, and receive free how-to articles at [link].

2010 126

Productivity as a Process

Productivityist

I use its Three Important Things for today, this week, this month, along with its Monthly Sprints to help me focus. Biggest lesson learned: It is a process, its about doing the right things, the effective things. This is a guest post by David Wyndham.

2013 87

Neglecting Self Care: The Biggest Mistake I Made (And How You Can Avoid It)

Dumb Little Man

But, long story short, business is a marathon, not a sprint. There’s plenty of different ways to do this, but out of all the reading and things I’ve tried, I’ve learned that the best way is systems.

2017 207

The Top 100 Secrets Of High-Achievers

Dumb Little Man

It’s only failure if you’re not learning from the experience. High achievers learn from everything. Following a role model is a surefire way to learn from someone else’s strengths… and weaknesses. Self-monitoring allows them to pivot when necessary and learn from mistakes.

2013 286

How To Conquer The Four Horsemen of Productivity Apocalypse

Dumb Little Man

We get our oil changed so we don’t have to learn how to ourselves. A decade later, you might have a baby and suddenly, the fitness horseman slows down a bit while your family horseman starts sprinting.

2016 181

Hacking Corporate: How to Create the Work Environment You Want

Productivityist

Corporate hacking is a marathon, not a sprint. Learn which activities or projects are perceived as unnecessary overhead to the higher-ups. The following is a guest post by Nick Snapp (who’s also been a guest on The Productivityist Podcast. Nick is an Engineer-turned-Productivity Strategist and the host of The Make it Snappy Productivity Show podcast.

How To Play The Game Of Blogging

Brilliantly Better

The main point of this article is to share what I’ve learned by playing the game of blogging. That was one of the lessons I had to learn the hard way: if you blog in English, keeping your blog under a localized domain name is not ok.

2010 90