Productivity Archives - Page 8 of 10 - Take Back My Day

a blog with tips about increasing productivity

June 3, 2015

Saying No Means Saying Yes

"Time management is a myth," posted a Facebook acquaintance recently. "All we can hope to manage is ourselves." I completely agree. Time marches on, no matter […]
May 25, 2015

Death by Powerpoint

Haven't we all been there? A darkened room, and a PowerPoint presentation with too much text (yellow font on a dark blue background, anyone?). The speaker […]
May 11, 2015

Dealing with a Technical Emergency

Technical malfunctions can send those of us who are not mechanically inclined into a state of sheer panic. Computer problems such as the dreaded "blue screen" […]
April 17, 2015

Time For That Big Project?

Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words. - Mark Twain You have talked about writing an e-book for years. […]
March 17, 2015

Time To Address Your Eating Habits

Do the contents of your fridge tell the story of the past weeks? There are the vegetables you bought to finally start eating a healthier diet, […]
March 8, 2015

Three of Our Biggest Time Wasters

It's almost noon? That can't be! Where did the morning just go? And more importantly, what do you have to show for it? If unproductive "time […]