Monthly Archives: September 2017

Is the Key to Productivity to do Nothing?

September 20, 2017 | 50 views

Is the Key to Productivity to do Nothing?

Is the Key to Productivity to do Nothing?

The illusive 4-hour work week looks tempting, but how is it possible? How can a person achieve grandiose things without producing? You work hard to achieve inbox zero, but it requires just that – work. How can you be a success without grinding away for hours every day?

 

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Scheduling Tips to Help You Maintain Your Sanity in Business

September 13, 2017 | 89 views

Scheduling Tips to Help You Maintain Your Sanity in Business

Scheduling Tips to Help You Maintain Your Sanity in Business

Managing a business is enough to make even the most grounded person feel frantic with pressure. There are deadlines, projects, people to manage, constant changes, and more.

 

If you’re feeling overwhelmed in your business, here are a few scheduling tips that can get you back to center and help you maintain (or reclaim) your sanity.

 

Buffer in Before and After Time

Every meeting, every appointment, and every task requires you to gear up before you can fully begin to engage. That requires about 15-minutes of mental refocus time before and after each task you work on throughout the day, or each conversation you have.

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What Clorox Can Teach You About Leading a Non-Profit

September 6, 2017 | 136 views

What Clorox Can Teach You About Leading a Non-Profit

What Clorox Can Teach You About Leading a Non-Profit

What does Clorox have to do with your leadership style? Maybe not a lot yet. But when you consider that the CEO of this company was rated in the top 100 by Glassdoor, you might want to take a closer look at what they’re doing to win their employee’s hearts.

 

The Backstory of the Clorox Company

Benno Dorer oversees the Clorox Company, which sells Kingsford Charcoal, Brita water filters, and Hidden Valley salad dressing, among the many other cleaning products it’s well-known for. Although none of these products are quite as eye-catching and attractive as brands, such as Tesla and Apple, have, it’s hard to argue with the success of the company.

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