Mastering Workplace Productivity – NYC – 3 May 2011

Our workplace productivity, how we do what we do, is really made up of our habits, routines and use of the systems/tools we have access to…in life AND at work. Thank you for attending our MPP seminar, and I hope you were able to go back to your desk and implement many of the ideas

Productivity Through Technology

For one of our clients with offices in countries around the world, I travel on-site and present a 3-hour course named: Productivity Through Technology. During these 180 minutes, we focus on HOW you work, HOW you use your technology and HOW you can “free up” 10-30 minutes a day by using your tools differently. I

Mastering Workplace Performance – NYC – 25 April 2011

Thank you, everyone, for attending out MPW seminar today… My intention when I present one of these is to balance the line between (a) actionable and practical information and (b) theories of productivity you can continue thinking about and discussing with your team for weeks (or months!) to come! In “list form” here are some

(PDF) Outlook Dashboard

Welcome! Did you attend one of our seminars? If so, you heard us talk about the Microsoft® Outlook® Dashboard. Please visit the site for much more information to get started… Now, we’re giving away the 2000, 2003 version of that PDF below. If you’d like the more UPDATED one, ya gotta sign in at the

MWP Seminar for the Tuck School of Business 14 April 2011

Thank you everyone, for a great seminar and discussion this afternoon here in Hanover, NH. Simply stepping onto the campus of Dartmouth, and walking toward the Tuck School of Business (wikipedia link here) is quite a powerful experience. Tuck was founded in the year 1900! I planned to start at 5pm, and I had a

Episode 5 – If You Want to Get Better, Record Yourself!

We do what we do…the way we do it. Over months (or years) in our same professional position, we create patterns of productivity and time management that (of course) used to work for us. Are they still working? One way to find out. Record yourself…at work!

Episode 4 – The Only Constant is Change

When you think things “should” be different, it’s time to to make changes. However, you have probably already found that knowing what to do and “doing” what you know you need don’t always come together at the same time. Here’s how you can put action to intention.

Episode 3 – Building up your “team”

If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together! I heard that while working once at the G.E. Crotonville learning campus many years ago. Here are some ideas you can use to build – and build up – your own professional learning and development team.

Episode 2 – Building acknowledgment into your day

Sustained success requires we “celebrate completion” somewhat regularly. Instead of waiting until month-end, pause for a few moments at the end of each day to acknowledge accomplishment. For an added bonus, identify someone on your team who has made progress and let them know you noticed!