How To Know If Your Project Is Broken And 3 Ways To Fix It

When faced with a workload, there are basically 3 ways to address it. You can slash tasks and agree to get less done. You can increase your capacity to do the tasks, which may mean hiring people and taking on overhead costs. You can automate and streamline processes to make work with existing resources get […]

Multitasking Is Bad, Here’s How You Should Do It

I’ve heard a lot of people say that they are good at multitasking. In fact, some people insist on hiring employees based on this trait. Let’s be really clear about what multitasking means: Multitasking does NOT mean doing two things at once. Multitasking DOES mean managing multiple projects. Multitasking DOES NOT mean juggling rubber balls, […]

How To Actually Do Less Stuff And Get More Done

Productivity is not about doing more work. It’s not about turning gears faster in a gearbox. And it’s not about the hours you put in. In fact, it’s just the opposite. It’s about figuring out how to do less work. It’s about shifting gears to apply better leverage. It’s about reducing the time and resources […]