I really didn’t want to write about COVID-19 this week. It’s all anyone is talking about and I don't really want to add to the noise. Then again, it’s hard to write about anything else because everyone is pretty distracted right now. The best I can do is to share my thoughts on the best ways to respond to this crisis. So here goes…
As the COVID-19 pandemic intensifies around the world, more and more companies are asking their employees to work remotely to slow the spread of the virus. While the Coronavirus is causing events to be cancelled and stock markets to decline there is an opportunity here for companies to trial remote work and actually come out the other end better off.
It's not uncommon for a team to use a variety of software tools to collaborate and manage their workload. Even within the same organisation, you may have different departments operating on different platforms. For example, your development team may be using Jira for task management while the marketing team uses Asana. This makes it a lot harder to keep everyone in sync about the status of their work and projects.
Most of us have pretty consistent routines. We wake up at a similar time each day, eat the same thing for breakfast, go to work, answer email and follow a similar pattern each day. And this a good thing. Routine helps us to be more efficient and build productive habits. But every now and then, it’s important to break out of your routine. Here’s why…
In this video, learn how you can set up products in Pipedrive to add more detail to your deals and reports. Products don't just have to be physical products, you could also use products for the services that you sell.
Email has become a pretty big beast to try and tame. The volume of email we receive on a daily basis is only getting worse and it’s not uncommon for me to work with a client and see that their inbox is overrun with hundreds (or even thousands) of unread emails.
When you’re met with a big goal, it’s easy to feel intimidated by the gap between where you are now and where you’re trying to get. Whether your goal is to lose weight or grow your business, overcoming this mental barrier is crucial to making progress and achieving your goals.
Take a moment and think about the last two weeks of your life. How much of your time and attention has been focused on things that truly matter to you? Most people’s honest answer is, “Not enough.” This book will get you to decide that today is the day you stop waiting and start finishing.