Posts under Productivity

On Webinars, Event Posters and Getting Things Done

Published: October 11, 2013 | Announcements, Productivity | 2 Comments

I’ve been working with two personal finance advocacy groups since early this year – they are OFW Usapang Piso and Angat Pilipinas Coalition for Financial Literacy. Both groups have been very active in promoting entrepreneurship and personal finance to overseas Filipino workers and their families through seminars, local events and webinars. I just finished giving […]

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Do Not Let The Urgent Get In The Way of The Important

Updated: September 13, 2018 | Productivity | 3 Comments

Every day, we are faced with a list of things we need to do. They can be as simple as walking our pet dog, or as complex as balancing our checkbook. It can be as easy as greeting a friend on his birthday, or as challenging as finishing that report for work. When it comes […]

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Infographic: 7 Productive Things To Do on a Rainy Day

Updated: August 30, 2018 | Productivity | 2 Comments

What do you do when you’re stuck at home on a rainy day? For most of us, sleeping would be the answer. I won’t argue the benefits of sleep, especially if our overworked bodies are craving for the much-needed rest. But after a day of just lying in bed, one should try to be more […]

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David Pogue: 10 Top Time-Saving Tech Tips

Published: July 27, 2013 | Productivity | No Comments

I’m a productivity geek. I think I owe it to my engineering background to always try to be efficient. So if there’s a way to do things faster and easier, without affecting the results, then I’m all for it. And for today, I’m sharing with you a short, less-than-6-minutes, TED Talk by David Pogue about […]

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Five Productive Things You Can Do This Long Weekend

Updated: March 28, 2018 | Productivity | 7 Comments

It’s Holy Week and people would either be going out of town, or staying home. If you’re part of the latter who decided on doing a “staycation” (like me) – then below are five activities you might want to consider doing. They’re all simple and easy, and won’t take up much of your time – […]

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Ready, Fire, Aim: Another Reason Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Fail

Updated: February 27, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 10 Comments

In school, we were taught that making a mistake is bad. If you fail an exam, there’s no second try. Your teacher might give you a chance to make up for it. He or she can give you some project for extra credits, or allow you to retake the exam. This would of course, be […]

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How To Solve Life’s Problems

Updated: August 27, 2016 | Life Lessons, Mindsetting, Productivity | 2 Comments

Problems are part of life and come in many forms. They can be small and trivial such as not knowing what movie to watch this weekend (yes, that’s a problem); or big and serious such as losing your job. Aside from its impact, problems can come as one giant wave, like a sudden romantic relationship […]

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The Things I Do To Stop And Overcome Procrastination Part 2

Updated: May 24, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 2 Comments

This is the last part of this article, to read the first part, click here: The Things I Do To Stop And Overcome Procrastination Part 1 The first part of this article showed ways on how to overcome the most common excuses that procrastinators say. This second part will give you more tips on how […]

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The Things I Do To Stop And Overcome Procrastination Part 1

Updated: May 24, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 9 Comments

The thing about work, and life in general, is that there will always be something that you need to do. Finish one task, errand or project; and a new one pops over the horizon. Every day is a constant, personal battle between productivity and procrastination. And if you’re a freelancer or an entrepreneur who works […]

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Five Signs That Your Goals Are Bound For Failure

Updated: January 15, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 22 Comments

What are your goals for this year? What are the things you want to achieve in your career? in your finances? in your personal relationships? I surveyed my friends and most of them want to save more money, lose some weight and start a small business. A few did good by writing down their goals […]

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How To Accomplish More in 2012

Published: January 2, 2012 | Productivity | 7 Comments

The first week of 2012 has officially begun. Some have already started working on their new year’s resolutions and making changes in their daily routine… while many others, just started working and went back to their usual daily tasks. Whichever type of person you are, it always help to have a plan on how to […]

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The Best Time To Work On Your New Year Resolutions

Updated: December 22, 2016 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 6 Comments

I’m a big fan of New Year resolutions because it’s a positive reinforcement that allows us to become a better person. Most people start thinking and doing their New Year resolutions by January. However, I’ve learned from experience that committing to change is best done during December. Everyone’s in a good mood and messages of […]

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Getting Things Done Better With Energy Management

Updated: May 22, 2018 | Productivity | 5 Comments

I’m a big fan of To-Do lists. In fact, I even have “Make your To-Do list” on my To-Do list. How funny is that? But seriously, when it comes increasing one’s productivity, having a To-Do list is important. Not only does it makes sure you don’t forget anything, it also gives you a bird’s eye […]

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Five Simple Tasks That Will Help You Save and Make Money In The End

Updated: January 4, 2011 | Income Opps, Money Saving Tips, Productivity | 12 Comments

First of all, I would like to greet everyone a Happy New Year! I hope you all had a great vacation and is now ready for the challenges that 2011 will bring. So did you make New Year resolutions for 2011? Is one of them to save more money this year? If so, then I’d […]

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