Category: Productivity

3 Steps To Best Communicate With Your 3-Year Old (using coaching moments on the floor)

A few weeks ago I caught myself asking my 3-year old these three questions: “Are you supposed to be doing that?”, “Are you being a good boy?”, “What are you supposed to be doing right now?”. Perhaps it was my gentle tone of voice (after sternly telling him to sit down on the floor) and the lack of frustration I… Read more →

Get A Free WiFi Pass On Your Next Flight!

Unless you’ve been living in the dark for the past 5-years, you’ve probably noticed the Wifi sign on more and more flights. If you’re like me, you’ve probably tried to convince yourself of how much more productive you’d be if you were “connected”—and perhaps that ~10 dollar price tag was the deterrent (like it was for me). What if you could try it out on your… Read more →

Why I Avoid Working From Starbucks and Choose McDonalds Instead

If you work from home on a regular basis, you’ve likely ventured into a coffee shop or two along the way to break away from your regular routine. Over the years I’ve known many very successful entrepreneurs who have laid claim to regular “office space” in their local Starbucks and there can be some great perks of doing just this. I’ve found… Read more →

Why You Should Try a Pen and Paper To-Do List Today

In todays always-connected digital world, we are surrounded by constant distractions. We carry phones that connect us to every part of our busy lives and have tablets, laptops, and desktops to supplement them. We have apps that help us run everything from our personal lives to our businesses and when push comes to shove, we’d feel better about losing our wallet’s than our… Read more →

Why You Need To Separate Business and Personal Email Today

For most entrepreneurs, separating business and personal is difficult—especially when you run the company. In the information age where email is our primary form of communication one thing is certain, separating your business email from your personal email is a critical step towards both productivity and general work/life balance. Here are three reasons why you need to stop giving your business email… Read more →