Productivity tips for solopreneurs and time management for entrepreneurs

  • How To Do More In The Office In The Same Time

    How To Do More In The Office In The Same Time

    Businesses often find it tough to measure employee productivity. Unfortunately, we tend to rely on an inaccurate image of productivity that links back to the Industrial Revolution. Indeed, the Industrial Revolution marks the birth of heavy manufacturing. As such, productivity was directly measured in numbers of produced units. 

    So far, so good. However, you can’t transpose the logic to the modern workplace. Nowadays, productivity refers to the ability of your team to meet business goals. Employees drive the business forward. Consequently, it is essential to give them the tools they need to make it work. Technology investments play a significant role in making the workplace productive and efficient.

    Additionally, motivated employees are more likely to deliver quality work. People don’t achieve goals they don’t identify with. Connecting with the team and recognizing their work can build a positive culture for productivity. 

    How much can a motivated team achieve? The truth is that neither motivation nor work tools can address the most common productivity killer, namely time. Businesses need to address time-costly obstacles that can harm productivity:  (more…)

  • Make Life Easier For Yourself As A Business Owner With These Tips

    Make Life Easier For Yourself As A Business Owner With These Tips

    There are plenty of benefits to owning your own business; being able to set your hours and rules are the main ones. However, for all the benefits, it can also be extremely challenging. It can be lonely and isolating, and on top of that, when you have piles of stuff that all need dealing with at that very moment, it can be overwhelming and stressful. It is important to keep in mind, especially when you are first starting out that even the most successful CEO’s and business owners give themselves a break once in a while, and look for tools and routines to make their jobs, and therefore their lives, a little easier.  Here are just a few ways you can do it.

  • Get more done when you work from home

    Being able to work from home can be a massive benefit to those people that do it, whether that it is something that you create for yourself or through an employer, there are many benefits. The flexibility can be great, as well as the fact that there is no commute; it can help your happiness levels. Plus, with the technology that we have there are plenty of chances where you can check in with teammates online and even join in with meetings. It really is the future for businesses. But because it is something that is still fairly new, it is important to note that there is still work that needs to be done, even though you are at home. There can be drawbacks when you think about splitting your home life and your work life. For instance, you may know you have lots of laundry to do and several errands to run, as well as clean the house. But you do have conference calls and deadlines to meet. Switching off and only being in work mode can be hard when there is a lot of other stuff going on. Which is why having some tips and tools to help you work from home in a much more productive way can be just what you need. Here are some things to help you, if you are a seasoned work-from-homer, or if you are just about to start out on this journey. (more…)
  • Productivity tips for solopreneurs and time management for entrepreneurs

    Productivity tips for solopreneurs

    If you have started a business on your own from home, to start with you will be full of excitement and motivation. If you are not careful though, you can start to stagnate, and your business will suffer if you allow this to happen.

    Productivity and knowledge of time-management are important.

    If it goes well and you get really busy, the stresses can mean that you lose sight of the passion that prompted you to become a solopreneur, and you can become overwhelmed by the many tasks you need to do.