time management

Why Executive Time is Essential for Entrepreneurs. Do You Spend Enough Time Learning and Thinking? – Business Article

As I was on the treadmill this morning, I watched the “news” clip from CNN about the time President Trump has on his schedule as executive time. CBS News reports on it here. Setting aside the politics of this, it got me thinking about “executive time”. How much time do YOU spending, thinking, reading, learning? As business owners we can spend so much time in meetings, on the phone and working IN our business that we forget to take the…

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Who’s on #Smallbizchat February 2019 » Succeed As Your Own Boss – Business Article

#Smallbizchat is a weekly conversation where small business owners can get answers to their questions. The focus of #Smallbizchat is to end small business failure by helping participants succeed as your own boss.  Please join us live on Twitter every Wednesday from 8-9 pm ET. Here’s how: follow @SmallBizChat on Twitter and follow the hashtag #Smallbizchat and click here for directions to join the weekly conversation.  In February, we will be covering a lot of topics, including How to Market,…

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How to Keep a Mobile Business Running Smoothly – Women in Business Article

We tend to think of running a business involving renting an office or working from home, but this isn’t always the case. Some business owners make their money from travelling to place to place, either by visiting people in their home for their work, or because the nature of their job demands that they have to be in different places, as in the case of gardeners or home decorators. While a job that involves being on the road has plenty…

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How to Increase Your Productivity Using Boundaries – – Business Article

Blaise Pascal, the 17th century French philosopher, mathematician, scientist, inventor, and theologian once opined; “All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.” This is a powerful statement coming from a man who lived in the 1600’s! This was before any sort of modern technology that we take for granted today. Now we are at a time where it is becoming more and more difficult to disconnect from the constant barrage of emails, text…

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Overcoming Time Management Obstacles in Easy Steps – Women in Business Article

Time management can be the single biggest challenge to working from home and being a successful entrepreneur. Learning to overcome these obstacles can be the key to managing and leading a successful business. What are time management obstacles and what causes them? Many things cause time management obstacles including: 1. Perfectionism – Many people use perfectionism as a crutch; a way to stay busy doing what they know how to do and to let the rest slide. For example, you’re…

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Not looking after yourself? Tips to manage fatigue – Business Article

Time is fast becoming our most precious commodity but is our struggle to maximise productivity undermining one of our most important neurological processes – sleep? Time seems to be an ever limited commodity in the busy, multi-faceted lives of small business owners. As a society, we are more connected than ever via devices which are getting ever smaller and more sophisticated. Clients’ expectations have also changed. They want immediate responses and the 9-5 working day is all but a distant memory…

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