The holidays are just around the corner! Here is my helpful list of professional gifts for you or your loved ones. These gifts are not only great for the Bullet Journal or notebook obsessed but anyone looking to increase their productivity. Help get 2018 off to a productive start!!
I was recently asked why notebook page numbers are important. It then occurred to me that people don’t know this simple productivity hack. How many of you have spent time wondering if you are leaving enough space for meeting notes? Do you use separate notebooks for work or different subjects just so your notes are organized? Have you rethought your paper notes in lieu of electronic notes that you can search? Page numbers can help you be more organized in your business notebook and more productive at work. Here’s why.
Future planning with a bullet journal can be tough. Anyone with a hectic job is juggling today’s to-do’s and trying to remember what they were supposed to follow up on from last week. My last job was super crazy. I had a large number of requests, tasks, actions, and follow-ups that I was managing. At … Read more
Do you know what you need to do when you get into work on Monday morning? Take 15-30 minutes to think about your top weekly priorities. This will help you feel less overwhelmed and more focused. When you know what your goals are for the week, you can act deliberately. I recommend making a list of the Top 3 focus items for week. It’s easy to get pulled into email when you first come into the office on Monday. Stay focused on those Top 3 and be sure to move the needle every day.
It’s that time of year! Most people are excited about fall for the festive decor, pumpkin everything, and cooler weather. I’m excited for “planner season”. We’ve passed the school supply rush that happens at the end of the summer. We are now entering the time of new yearly planners. While I personally have found an organization system that does not rely on a planner, I figured I would begin to share my knowledge of planners to help those of you still deciding what tool to use. I’ll start with the Moleskine planner. I have used two different planners by this brand, the Moleskine weekly planner and the Moleskine daily planner, over the years. Many people are familiar with Moleskine and these are widely available.