Chris is the travel blogger and podcaster at Amateur Traveler. He is an award-winning travel journalist including being named the "Best Independent Travel Journalist" by Travel & Leisure Magazine in their annual SMITTY Awards. When he is not blogging or podcasting Chris is a "Silicon Valley nerd".
In this episode with Chris Christensen: traveling is usually safer than staying home (in most cases), tips on how to travel, a big tip to make the most of your trip.
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Dino has built his brand across LinkedIn to over 36K followers by using his own personalised practical strategies and now wants to help others do the same through his Brand Accountability Coaching business.
He is the founder of the National Finance Brokers Day, established in 2015 to build awareness of the brokering industry throughout Australia and help educate consumers on the advantages of dealing with a broker along with the full service proposition that these professionals bring to the...
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.
Andy Kaufman is a recognized expert on leadership and project management, helping organizations around the world improve their ability to lead and deliver. Andy works with leaders at the United Nations and other global clients to improve their ability to deliver on their initiatives. Before becoming an internationally sought-after speaker, Andy started as a software developer and was promoted into management for all the wrong reasons! He is the author of three books and host of the acclaimed...
Mark Green, the author of Activators: A CEO’s Guide to Clearer Thinking and Getting Things Done, is a speaker, strategic advisor, and coach to CEOs and executive teams worldwide. He helps his clients escape the Growth Trap by implementing a proven, easy-to-use framework to run and grow the business faster and more profitably, while expending less effort and less time.
In this episode with Mark Green: the accumulation of knowledge is never good enough, hidden growth killers for...
Procrastination is an enemy to your productivity. I would even say it is an epidemic in our world.
But all hope is not lost.
It is possible to stop procrastinating.
Just as in life, when it comes to learning how to conquer procrastination, there’s a lot to be said about simplicity.
The easier it is to understand a concept or strategy, the more likely are you to implement it.
In 1978, 5% of people admitted to chronic procrastination. Today that number exceeds 25%
Mark Steel is an international speaker, coach, podcast host, as well as an avid rock climber. Prior to starting his own business, Mark was a sales leader for Microsoft, focused on enterprise productivity. Through his speaking, coaching, and podcast, Mark inspires professionals to “Climb Every Day” to achieve a life of confidence, growth, success, and gratitude.
On this episode with Mark Steel: why it's important to climb every day, why people resist getting out...
Louise is an entrepreneur, coach and podcaster helping women desiring high performance AND happiness in all areas of their lives; women who are striving for excellence AND fulfillment. Looking at life and work goals through a holistic lens, Louise uses science and soul to help clients dream it, design it and do it - whatever phase of life they are at.
On this episode with Louise Reid: practical and easy-to-implement strategies on how to stress less and live more, we're on our own...
There are so many things that affect your productivity. In this post, I'm going to discuss five of the most common and give you suggestions on how to deal with each.
The people you hang around
Everyone is being influenced by people. Most of the time this happens on a subconscious level.
Take an inventory of who you hang around and ask yourself, are they:
- moving you toward your goals and dreams with positive encouragement and mentoring or
- pulling you away from them by encouraging you to...
Greg Corey is the founder and principal of Porchlight, an Atlanta-based design agency rooted in retail. He has over 25 years of experience in the creative industry, particularly in the retail sector, and has worked with an impressive array of clients, including The Home Depot, Newell-Rubbermaid, Yamaha, Husky, Genie, RIDGID, NASCAR, and the Olympics.
In this episode with Greg Corey: the importance of having a WRITTEN process for production (and everywhere else), what a traffic manager...
Lousin Mehrabi is a certified professional negotiator, executive coach, and trainer. She delivers training on complex negotiations, emotional intelligence, and leadership, worldwide. For 12 years Lousin has worked on the trading floors of some of the world’s leading financial institutions. As a member of the Senior Management team she prepared and negotiated the group strategy, an IPO, and Mergers & Acquisitions. She is a graduate of 4 international Business Schools, holds 4...
Being productive at work can be challenging (because you're working with other humans) but it is possible to overcome these challenges and be productive at work.
In this post, I will share how to deal with the "got 5 minutes" question plus give you four barriers you can use to create a productive work environment.
Before we get started
What you're about to learn will involve you setting boundaries and perhaps retraining your co-workers. While this may seem strange, it...