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Time Management’s True Nature

Time management is such a big problem companies make a living solely focused on developing applications and training systems to solve the issue. Over the years I’ve learned: time management is often a symptom of a larger issue. In Time Management: Friend or Foe I asked you to think of time as a valuable resource. Time isn’t something to manage but rather...

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3 Productivity Remedies Using Remember The Milk

Milk – does a body good. Remember The Milk does your productivity good.

If you are productivity focused, you have a to-do list. I’ve had one for decades, but have been using Remember The Milk for over 4 years. I love my cow (the iconic logo), but sometimes she becomes bloated with overdue items. Recently I looked more closely at the causes and possible remedies for her uncomfortable condition.

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What to do with 90 minutes

This past week I was having coffee and an energizing conversation with a friend who is also an anywhere worker. We were sharing our stories of how we could not seem to find a block of time to focus on one thing during the day. Her situation is especially challenging with a 4 year old daughter at home. She laughed and said ‘I wouldn’t even know what to do with 90 minutes in one block. It happens so seldom, what would I focus on?’

This started me to wonder, if you had 90 minutes of uninterrupted time in which you were able to focus on just one thing…what would it be? How is the best way to spend this time as an anywhere worker? Here are my top 3 ideas:

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