I get asked about notifications a lot.
So in this post, I’m going to share my thoughts of what notifications you should and should not have enabled on your phone.
How many notifications should you have enabled?
Short answer: as few as possible.
Translation: not all of them!
Notifications are distractions.
Think about how many times your phone dings, bings, swooshes, or vibrates over the course of a day.
Let me ask it another way: what would other people think? If you...
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On this episode, I’m sharing part of a recent presentation I did at the 2019 Texas Bay Area SHRM Conference (the Society of Human Resource Management).
In this part of the presentation, I talk about:
- How to deal with people
- Setting boundaries
- Dealing with the dreaded, “got a minute?”
- The problem with chairs in your office
- Setting boundaries when you work in a cubicle
- Retraining co-workers
- Offices that have glass walls and doors
- Stress and your productivity
- The importance...
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Janine has one philosophy & one common goal that all her work revolves around - relationships. Relationship marketing is the key to high-value long term business relationships.
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He bootstrapped the business from his mum’s house to a £275k company in less than 24 months. He’s since gone on to invest in algorithmic trading, launch 5-figure online courses and continues to grow.
Deepak has been featured in TEDx, SEMrush, BBC, Chelsea FC, Appsumo, Bright Talks & more.
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In this episode, I’m sharing part of a recent presentation I did at the 2019 Texas Bay Area SHRM Conference (the Society of Human Resource Management).
In this part of the presentation, I talk about how to deal with email like a boss.
- How long it takes for you to get your focus back after you’re interrupted
- How to spend LESS time in email
- How to efficiently ask for feedback on something
- How to set up a meeting with someone
- How to deal with the dreaded carbon copy or, ugh, reply...
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On this special episode, I am reading the ebook I released, How to REALLY be More Productive. This was a spur of the moment thing but I feel that there is so much here, I wanted to share it with you.