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Tag: Productivity
Improve employee morale with this simple tip.
December 11, 2018

Improve employee morale and reduce network problems with this simple tip.

Small Business Software Tips
May 19, 2017

Learn about the software ACS uses to run its business!

GTD & Goal Setting for the New Year
December 23, 2013

I have been knee-deep in setting goals for this year.   Let's be honest, they aren't lofty goals -- I have 3 under 6 years old including a baby. Without well-written goals that have an end and get me closer to what I want out of life, I won't get anywhere-- I'll just be treading water. 

GTD-Q App
October 23, 2013

In my most recent newsletter from David Allen at Getting Things Done, I noticed that they releas

Getting Back to Getting Things Done (GTD)
September 25, 2013

So you've been on vacation. Or maternity leave (ahem). Or maybe just out sick for a few days without notice. You've been accustomed to having a mind like water and now that you are back to work, you are in over your head -- pun intended. So how do you get back to getting things done?  

4 Ways to Set Up GTD
August 29, 2013

There are several different ways to set up a GTD system that works for you.  Since the whole premise behind GTD is that its a very fluid and very personal system, there are almost infinaite possibilities.

Opening A New Office - Software in the Cloud
July 16, 2013

When opening a new office, it seems obvious that you need software.  But, do you really?   Do you really need to go to Staples and buy a bunch of CD's to install on your machine?   How will you keep track of all th0se CD's and license codes?   And what if you are not at the office? 

GTD for Evernote {Book Review}
June 6, 2013

While researching different ways to Get(ting) Things Done (GTD), I stumbled across a book that struck my interest since we are big fans & users of Evernote:  Evernote: The Unofficial Guide to Capturing Everything and Getting Things Done.   I emailed Mr. Gold who was gracious enough to send a copy so that I could review it and share it with you.

Cross Platform GTD App - DoIt.im
May 14, 2013

Last month, I shared with you a view of my favorite personal productivity book - Getting Things Done.    Prior to sharing that book with you, I had decided to get back on the full GTD bandwagon -- reviews and all.   I just had TOO MUCH to do and keep track of and things were falling through the cracks.  I tend to work everywhere and anywhere I find a few spare moments, leaving me with quite the problem. 

IFTTT - The King of Social Media Automation
April 18, 2013

I took a blogging course a year or so ago and someone shared this awesome little web app with me -- IFTTT.   IFTTT stands for IF This Then That.    It utilizes 60 different channels -- or online applications -- and allows you to automate things between them.

Easy Web Productivity Tip - Open Multiple Tabs on Startup in Google Chrome
March 12, 2013

Recently, I was set up with a new computer to do my work on.  Since I do all my work on the cloud, each time I go into my office to get ready to work for the day, I have to open up at least 5 different tabs on my web browser just to get started. 

 

Getting Things Done - Business Classics Book Review
March 7, 2013

I'm not sure if you know this, but Albert & I are both business majors.   Our passions are business and technology and helping making your business better through the use of technology.