Schedule Time for Your Most Important Work

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No one likes getting to the end of the day and feeling that, even though you’ve been frantically working for eight hours, you haven’t accomplished anything important. To avoid spending all your time answering emails and texts, try scheduling important tasks in your calendar. Block out an hour or two so that the task doesn’t […] The post Schedule Time for Your Most Important Work appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Three Things You’re Doing That Kill Your Productivity

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There’s always more work to do. To handle it all, it is important that we maximize our productivity. Some of the things that we think are helping are actually holding us back. Here are three things to stop doing: Trying to be perfect: You’re not perfect. No one is. So stop trying to pretend otherwise […] The post Three Things You’re Doing That Kill Your Productivity appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Schedule Your Most Important Work for When You’re Most Focused

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If you’re like most people, you struggle to maintain focus throughout the day. Maybe you’re distracted by your phone buzzing at your desk, or you can’t seem to stay off email and Facebook during meetings. Instead of beating yourself up, take steps to better understand your patterns. For one week, pay attention to when your […] The post Schedule Your Most Important Work for When You’re Most Focused appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Stretch Yourself Too Thin

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You are a superstar. Everyone knows it. You are the one to turn to when something needs to be done. This usually results in an abundance of requests for assistance. You want to help everyone, but saying yes to everyone isn’t helping them. Worst of all it is not only detrimental to the people you’re […] The post Don’t Stretch Yourself Too Thin appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Business Lessons From A Prison Gang

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On an episode of “Lockdown” a prison warden spoke with a member of jailhouse gang. The problem being addressed was that there was a steady stream of contraband coming in and the guards couldn’t figure out how to stop it. Speaking candidly the prisoner stated that they had 24 hours a day to figure out […] The post Business Lessons From A Prison Gang appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Make More Time for Your Top Priorities

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Sometimes, small shifts in how you use your time can make the difference between feeling focused and productive at work and feeling exhausted. Give yourself permission to prioritize what’s most important to you, then align your schedule accordingly. For example, put “must do” activities on your calendar and relegate “would like to do” items to a […] The post Make More Time for Your Top Priorities appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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To Work Less, Rethink How You Spend Your Time

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You want to work less but you can’t imagine how, especially since you feel like you’re already behind. Begin by deciding how much you want to work. Set a target range of hours — for example, 45–50 hours per week — and use that number as a stopping point. If choosing a weekly range is […] The post To Work Less, Rethink How You Spend Your Time appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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