Project Productivity

Optimal Project Productivity in 8 Simple Steps

When I talk about productivity I am not just talking about doing as much as possible, or automating wherever you can. Productivity comes in many forms, and so can be enhanced in many ways. Some people equate productivity to yield, return, output, value or speed – they think of it in terms of quantity. Others may take a different view Read the whole post…

RSS

RSS Feeds : You Can Teach An Old Dog New Tricks

I have an admission to make: until recently, although I knew what an RSS feed was, I really didn’t understand how they worked or why I might need them. But then I got more heavily involved with process automation… You see, RSS feeds have been around since, like, forever in terms of the internet, and we all know that what Read the whole post…

Productivity Tech

Productivity Tech : These 5 Key Attributes Are Essential

People like me write a lot about productivity, and we also write a lot about technology and automation in the pursuit of productivity. But why? When you are looking to milk the most out of your precious work hours you want good, concrete advice backed up with clear processes you can follow, easily explained and more importantly easy to implement. Read the whole post…

Automation

Rise of the Machines : When Automation Goes Too Far

With tools for automating workflows like IFTTT and Zapier, are we at risk of taking things too far? What is too far? And why does it matter? My work at WorkFlowPro is aimed at increasing productivity – and part of this is to make use of process automations. I help others to work smarter and faster rather than harder or Read the whole post…

Productive

Here’s What’s Really Stopping You Being Productive.

It is often the case that before we take steps to improve our productivity we need to stop doing the things that are making us unproductive in the first place. You know where I’m coming from … we all do it, there are certain behaviours or circumstances we need to put right before we can then move forward and improve. Read the whole post…