As the research in my previous blog Small Business Go Green For Profits shows, going green can be very profitable for your business. But most people get hung up on big concepts like solar panels, energy saving appliances, and fancy “green” gadgets that cost money upfront for the investment with the promise of being profitable in the future. Instead of getting caught up on big green initiatives, why not start small? Have each member of the office contribute one small task to your green initiative and start seeing the money flow in.
Have you ever found yourself repeatedly checking your phone, email, or facebook even though you know nothing new has happened in the 5 minutes since you last checked it? Many people can relate. If you’re nodding your head in agreement, maybe its time to unplug yourself from the daily shuffle and bustle of the online world and refocus on the present; non-digital world –you know, the one called reality.
Have you ever been offered something and agreed to do it, knowing that you weren’t fully committed? Between the time in which that “something” was offered and your acceptance of it, there was a brief hesitation in your voice, correct? You knew it was a good opportunity, but something in your gut said, “WAIT.” You bypassed the waiting part and agreed because you just couldn’t pass it up.
A looming deadline and a task you’ve been dreading for weeks can kill office productivity. Instead of letting procrastination dictate your work outcome, follow these few tips to ward off distractions, focus clearly on the task, and get through your day –and the task at hand –without a nervous breakdown.
Have you ever considered exercise as a productivity booster? Sitting stagnant in a chair all day can put strain on your back, wrists, ankles, neck, etc., not to mention your brain! Try these simple tips to keep you feeling fresh all day long.
What does it take to be that likeable, better leader who will drive success?
You can only be great if you love what you do. Passion is the foundation of your success and the main pillar to your organization as it is highly contagious. Increasing the passion will amazingly boost productivity and profits.
It is imperative to have clarity of your target audience. Timing might be affected by the geography of your audience. Savvy entrepreneurs will test their campaigns to optimize timing and frequency of such strategies; as a result will increase the return on their investment.
People love OfficeTime. We get rave reviews. We’ve got a bit of a cult following. Just by using the app, people increase their billable. It’s time tracking for people who hate time tracking. (I hate time tracking.) You get to work on something that makes a difference to people
Each morning, every day of your life from birth to death, your personal Time banker hands you a new account, all to your name with 86,400 seconds. Amazingly enough, your personal Time banker will not discuss with you any previous day’s time losses, he is very forgiving. He does not require any restitution either; the rule is that the account must be spent to zero balance within a 24 hour period. The 86,400 seconds can not be hoarded, or stored, or saved, not offered to someone else as a loan. You must use all of them. The next day your balance will be zero.