Productivity Archives - Page 2 of 10 - Take Back My Day

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February 9, 2017

Moving from ‘urgent’ to ‘important’

[Podcast Episode 19] Stop putting out fires and move to a long-term perspective to pursue your goals! Important is seldom urgent, and urgent is seldom important," […]
January 10, 2017

“Your mind isn’t designed to store information”

January 7, 2017

Question: “I haven’t updated my social media in a while, what should I do?”

Here is a question I frequently hear from clients who run their own business and website: “I know I should be updating my blog regularly and […]
October 22, 2016


When it comes to work performance, commitments or productivity, the expectations we set for ourselves can be so high that they become a source of stress […]
August 15, 2016

Making the Best of a Slow Day

"Slow days are my least productive days," a client once told me. "I know I should be handling a dozen things I never have time for, […]
July 20, 2016

Taking the Time to Listen

Is anybody listening? With so much going on around us, it can be hard to move from meaningless small talk to honest conversations, but paying close […]