Archive for the ‘Timesaver’ Category

It has been a while since I wrote about my productivity tools. The last time I wrote about them was in 2010. Things have changed since then, so I think it’s a good time to write about them again. One major change I have made since 2010 is that now I use Mac while at  [ Read More ]

Note: This post is written by Jane Dizon Waking up is the hardest task of the day. The thought of work, school, or chores, sucks out all your energy. You’re already exhausted just by the thought of it. The idea of procrastinating is likely, and when at home, that’s a formula for those days-when-nothings-gets-done. Fortunately, procrastinating  [ Read More ]

Categories: Timesaver, Working

Email is essential for most of us. While there are other means of communication (such as instant messaging), email still plays an important role. That’s why you should learn to manage your emails well if you want to be effective. Here I’d like to share with you how I manage my emails. I don’t claim  [ Read More ]

Categories: Timesaver, Tools, Working

Note: This is a guest post from Rachael  of Eating is a necessity, but cooking doesn’t have to be these days. It’s simple to swing by a drive thru after work to pick up dinner and never really think much about what you’re putting in your body. The truth is that this lifestyle choice  [ Read More ]

Categories: Health, Timesaver

Do you have tasks that you need to do again and again? If you do, how do you make sure that you do them correctly every time? One good solution, as it has been proven in many fields, is to use checklists. The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande is full of stories that show how  [ Read More ]

Categories: Timesaver, Working

8 Reasons to Ditch Your TV

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Note: This is a guest post from Noah Arobo of As a child I was both a bookworm and a TV junkie. I remember the last thing my fourth grade teacher said to me, “Try to leave some books in the library for the other kids.” I had earned my reputation by reading more  [ Read More ]

Categories: Time management, Timesaver