Posts tagged ‘Productivity’

What Are You Busy With These Days?

Published: April 5, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 3 Comments

When colleagues ask me what am I busy with these days, I always answer with work stuff. The daily grind of giving money advice and creating financial plans to clients, doing speaking engagements, and managing my businesses. However, my answer becomes a bit different when friends ask me the same question. I normally start with […]

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Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator

Published: November 22, 2017 | Productivity | No Comments

It’s now less than a couple of months before the new year. And for me, this is usually the time when I ask myself how much have I accomplished these past several months. I look back and review my goals and see how many were I able to reach. And for those that I failed […]

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How Much Time Are You Truly Wasting?

Published: October 28, 2017 | Life Lessons, Productivity | 1 Comment

People working in Metro Manila know how terrible the traffic in the city can be. It is frustrating. It is stressful. You want to get home so badly. But you’re stuck on the road, and just inching along for several hours. Why can’t the government solve this problem? You start to think. Every year, traffic […]

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Simple Tips on How to Increase Productivity at Work

Updated: April 30, 2018 | Productivity | No Comments

Most people are busy, but not all of them are productive. Busy could simply mean you’re occupied with trivial matters. On the other hand, being productive means you’re producing results. Have you ever finished a day of work and felt that you did not really accomplish anything? That could mean you were just busy — […]

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If You Want To Be Successful, You Have To Choose Happiness

Updated: April 1, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 10 Comments

Did you know that there is a link between success and happiness? Of course, it is common sense to believe that successful people often lead happy lives. However, there is evidence that show the reverse is also true – that people who are happy, are more likely to succeed in life. In 2005, a team […]

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The Power of Creating a Do-Not-Do List

Updated: February 7, 2018 | Productivity | 9 Comments

Most people create a To-Do List, and there are hundreds of apps and software that allow us to manage them. I’m a bit of a productivity geek, so I always make sure that I write down all the important things that I must do. And this has served me well in getting things done. However, […]

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Research Shows 5 Effective Steps To Achieve Your Goals

Updated: January 19, 2018 | Productivity | No Comments

“Writing a book is one of those things that I hope I could do someday,” shares a friend. “So what’s stopping you?” I asked. “Lack of time mostly,” he confessed. “There are weekends when I do have some free time, but then I find myself just staring on a blank page for hours.” “I guess […]

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6 Simple But Life-Changing Tips That Will Help You Achieve More This Year

Updated: January 16, 2018 | Productivity | 4 Comments

It’s the new year, and I know you’re feeling hopeful and excited for what’s ahead. You’ve written your goals, made your plans, and you’re ready to become a better person and achieve more this year. Hang on to that feeling. Close your eyes and remember it well. Because you’ll need to recall how you feel […]

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7 Enemies of Productivity

Updated: October 6, 2017 | Productivity | 1 Comment

A lot of people struggle on being productive. And it’s not simply because they have too many things to do and there’s too little time. All of us gets 24 hours a day and yet, why do some people manage to produce results one after the other, while the rest fumbles and end the day […]

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The Science of Productivity

Updated: July 2, 2014 | Productivity | 3 Comments

Over the week, I’ve been ruthlessly prioritizing a personal project, which thus explains the absence of new posts here in the past few days. I’ll tell you more about that project in the next post, but for now, I’d like to talk about Productivity, which is among the least read topics here in this blog. […]

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Paralyzed with Problems? Stuck in Life? Here are 10 Ways To Move Forward

Updated: April 7, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 1 Comment

Life can sometimes get us stuck in the middle of nowhere. You keep getting passed over on that promotion at work. You can’t seem to find new clients and projects. Your business has been stagnant for months. When your life goes on paralysis and you feel you’re just going around in circles, then the change […]

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Learn About The Pomodoro Technique And Get More Things Done

Updated: April 18, 2017 | Productivity | 8 Comments

I have a friend who was promoted to brand manager about eight months ago. From working out on the field as a salesman for several years, he now spends most of his days in the office. He analyzes sales reports, plan marketing strategies, and create presentations. He got so used to having a lot of […]

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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 10, 2017 | 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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