Every manager, entrepreneur, and office employee knows this:
Time is of the essence. And as long as there is such a thing as a deadline, it is going to stay that way.
Think about this:
Most people readily admit that they can’t manage their time properly. This is hardly surprising, given the amount of stress we have to deal with on a daily basis and the increasing tempo of our everyday lives. As a result of poor organizational skills, productivity drops and a huge chunk of work time is wasted.
According to a Microsoft study, most people use no more than 60% of their working hours productively.
Now, this finding doesn’t indicate that most people are lazy and fail to take their direct responsibilities seriously. The reason many people see their productivity plummet is that they don’t approach their work in the most efficient way possible. Read more…
It seems smooth when things go according to the plan.
However, in the long-term, you may have to face challenges that you didn’t even anticipate.
Why does it happen?
Probably, because you lose too much time in resolving the situation.
Or, in the worst case-scenarios, your mind gets so cluttered that you fail to implement your creativity.
Sounds critical, isn’t it?
Financial success actually relies on the ability to manage your time effectively.
Wow! Another year has come and gone. Can’t believe it. I think my aunt warned me about this when I was a kid. She said when you get older, the years start flying by. And she was right. Oh well…
Since 2016 is upon us, I thought it would be fun to find out what my most popular blog posts were this year. If you happened to miss any of them — shame on you! — Just Kidding! In all seriousness, if you did miss one, just click the link below and check the article out.
The top ten included several articles from 2014. That goes to show you why a blog is better than Facebook when it comes to connecting with prospects. A status update on Facebook has a lifespan of a few minutes. But blog articles live on for years! 🙂 Read more…
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One of the big problems small business owners have with social media is finding the time to manage it!
In this podcast episode, I share some social media time management tips to help you better fit social media marketing into your busy schedule.
You can listen to today’s episode above, or on iTunes or Stitcher (where I’d LOVE to get your reviews when you have a moment.)
Further reading relevant to this episode:
The One Social Media Management Tool Every Busy Entrepreneur Needs
Facebook Rolls Out New Features for Insights, Page Management
The 30 Minute Plan for Getting More Clients
Many small business owners and entrepreneurs struggle with social media. They don’t know what to post. They don’t know how much time to spend on it. And they don’t know how to deal with negative comments.
Here’s some good news! Website Magazine recently published an infographic with tips on how you can overcome social media anxiety. Some of the tips include how to manage your time, what content to share, and what social “blunders” to avoid.
You can view the entire infographic here: Read more…