It’s absolutely possible, twenty minutes quiet time alone can stop a racing mind and bring on a welcomed calming and reduce anxiety in your life.
Take a moment and think about how you spend your time during the day. Having spent years as a productivity consultant, I know that people who reflect on what they need to get done and make time for what’s important, are able to get more done. So many people start their day reaching over for the alarm on their smartphone, check their social media, their emails, and are off to the shower to get … Read More>>
As a business consultant here in the Phoenix metropolitan area, I find that businesses can learn from each other. Having an open mind and interacting with other business owners can give you some great insight to efficient systems that work well across all industries. Let’s take a look at contact management systems using the case study of a call center.
Have you ever stopped and asked yourself how you can benefit from being organized? While some benefits, such as freeing up some space, might be obvious, there are lots of other reasons to begin getting rid of clutter and better managing your time.
I have a client here in Scottsdale and while I was consulting with him, I came up with a story that ended up being an effective analogy of why working with a business coach regularly makes perfect sense.
When I arrived at his house, I noticed his lovely pool area. I was thinking to myself as I approached his entry just how well-maintained it had been and it looked very welcoming. I wonder what it’ll be like inside the house.
We’re spending more time working — at the office, at home, at night, and on weekends. According to the Bureau of Labor statistics, that means we’re putting in about forty-nine hours a week on the job — three hundred fifty hours a year more than most Europeans, and seventy hours more than the Japanese. Since the 1970s, leisure time has declined by 37 percent. Our workweek has increased a full day.
What’s going on here? Seems like we’re running twice as fast, just to stay in place. If working longer isn’t the answer, what is? Let’s get organized with these