As of January 1 of this year, a new law went into effect in France giving French workers the right to ignore business emails that arrive after hours. According to the French Ministry of Labor, the ‘right to disconnect’ law is “designed to ensure respect for rest periods and…balance between work and family and personal… Continue reading »
Email & Digital Organization
Are you drowning in email? McKinsey Global Institute found that people spend 28% of each work week managing their inbox. This week’s Peak Productivity video teaches you the ABCs of email management – Access, Batch, Delete, Execute, File – to help you take back control of your inbox.
It is hard to believe that the first quarter of 2014 is over. Most likely, you spent some time at the end of last year and beginning of this year setting some goals or resolutions for 2014. But now you are back into your old routines, life is getting busy, and you are losing focus…. Continue reading »
I have been reading quite a few articles lately, which suggest using your email signature and auto-responder features to help manage the inbox craziness. More on that later. Usually, when I start working with new clients, they are so overwhelmed by their inboxes that they feel like they will never catch up. Typically, they receive… Continue reading »
“I might as well save it… jut in case… I might need it someday.” Physical clutter is the most common reason people look for productivity solutions but how about electronic clutter? Electronic clutter is just as prevalent, however it is much harder to see and easier to ignore. When is the last time you cleaned… Continue reading »
Over the years one thing became apparent to me in my organizational work; until physical clutter was under control, it was rare that anyone was ready to deal with the other issues, such as electronic clutter and time management. The first symptom of time management that people normally notice is the physical clutter. Often, when… Continue reading »