Personal Productivity

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6 Tips to Make Telecommuting Work

By |October 6th, 2015|

Notwithstanding Marissa Mayer’s move to ban telecommuting at Yahoo, telecommuting is on the rise. It is the fastest growing of all workplace benefits according to […]

One Change That Adds Up To 30 Extra Days Of Productivity Each Year

By |September 8th, 2015|

With four children and a business, time is definitely a precious commodity around here. However, I’ve recently adopted a new habit that gives me the […]

Fall Is A Time Of Change And A Great Time To Make Changes To Your Routine

By |September 8th, 2015|

I like to think that when it comes to Fall there are two kinds of people; those who love it and those who hate it. […]

10 Communication Principles Effective Leaders Embrace

By |July 22nd, 2015|

Strong leaders know effective communication fuels their success. It is single-handedly the most critical way to engage people to achieve outstanding results.

Despite its power, effective […]

Unconventional Ways to Boost Productivity

By |June 9th, 2015|

In my home town, just north of Toronto, the hot sunny days are finally here. Life definitely changes as we shed our winter layers and […]

Go For a Pedicure…But Take Your Frog With You

By |May 25th, 2015|

I love being a productivity consultant. I love helping people. I love finding efficiencies. I find getting organized one of the most cathartic experiences available […]

How do you scale back in a busy career?

By |March 25th, 2015|

I just returned from a week away with the family. I’m sure you’ll agree that it is refreshing to get away, reflect and gain more […]

What can Warren Buffet teach us about avoiding overload?

By |March 25th, 2015|

Like many professionals, you may be stretched thin. Warren Buffet, one of the wealthiest people in the world, has some simple advice to manage this. […]

Embracing technology… but not too much

By |January 8th, 2015|

The onslaught of multiple technical communication options in the work place has forced companies to set guidelines to help employees reset communicating expectations. How did […]

Introducing Email-free Fridays at Clear Concept

By |January 8th, 2015|

Many companies have introduced email bans as a means to combat email overload. Some have forbidden emails over the weekend, and others have declared certain […]