Systematization – Good or Evil?

Most business gurus preach “Systemization” as a way to boost productivity. It does make sense that if you build a system to leverage your efforts and consistently refine said system your efficiency will improve. For this to happen with regularity, the elders preach the importance of “Manualizing” everything that everyone within the system does such […]

Forms can be ACCELERATORS of your Business

I think it’s safe to say that most people loathe the notion of having to use FORMS and CHECKLISTS. What a BORE! Don’t they just slow you down and keep you from hitting a fast pace to completion? Maybe yes on the “slow you down” part, but that’s not all bad. After all . . […]

It may seem clunky to you, but it works GREAT for me.

When I’m working in the office, I always have 2 computers in front of me – My netbook and an old, clunky Desktop. I can get an AMAZING amount of work done with these 2 machines – hopping back and forth like the pilot of a jet fighter. When the system is humming, “the list” […]

A PAIN in the neck!

When’s the last time you popped something in your neck that resulted in IMMEDIATE pain and the sinking realization that it was going to result in days of painful recovery? The frightening part about it is that we can seldom identify the cause. It usually doesn’t happen because of some definable reason or action we […]

So you say you’re a multi-tasker . . .

I know lots of people who pride themselves on their multi-tasking abilities. Don’t judge me, but . . . I hear more of this bragging from women than Men. and . . . I DO believe that most women are better at multi-tasking than most men. Women just seem to be more “wired” to tackle […]