Archives for Time Management

Why Multitasking is Addicting?

Its 8:00 am you’ve just dialed into a conference call. As you wait for the other participants to come on you open up e-mail.

As the call begins you turn your attention to the call for maybe five minutes before you turn back to e-mail and finish up the reply you were working on before.

Message sent – back to the conference call.

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Do you suffer from brain fatigue?

The answer to that question is yes, we all suffer from brain fatigue.

In the morning, after a good night’s rest and a healthy breakfast your brain power is at its peak level for the day; from there on its nothing but downhill.

Our brains are amazing supercomputers; helping us to plan, make decisions, remember and solve complex problems.  It also gets tired very easily and we don’t give it a lot of help in that department.

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How to Get Over a Brain Freeze with these 3 Easy Steps

You’re sitting in your office and you have a big proposal you need to present that afternoon.

There’s a lot that needs to be done:  research, build spreadsheets, create charts and package this all together in a cohesive report that lands your company the job.

You’ve got five hours to get it done.

But instead of getting to work on it, you’re sitting there frozen, not sure where to begin.

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