10 Productivity Hacks For Spring

Published at Nov 18, 2015
Productivity is in short supply for everyone as we grind through work and life. Use these productivity hacks (aka productivity tips, but sounds better!) to help you check everything off your to-do list!

PRESENTATION OUTLINE

10 PRODUCTIVITY HACKS

FOR SPRING CLEANING YOUR WORK-LIFE

SIMPLE BUT POWERFUL TIPS & TRICKS

FROM THE PRODUCTIVITY EXPERTS AT BLOG.PGi.COM.

1. SKIP THE OFFICE

ELIMINATE WATER COOLER CHIT CHAT FOR SOME PEACE AND QUIET.
Photo by peterned

2. HEADPHONES ON

USE MUSIC TO GET YOU FOCUSED AND IN THE ZONE.
Photo by Thomas Hawk

3. FAKE A MEETING

SCHEDULE BLANK "BUSY" TIME IN YOUR CALENDAR.
Photo by garryknight

4. PICK UP THE PHONE

SKIP EMAIL AND TEXTING TO AVOID TIME-WASTING BACK AND FORTH.
Photo by Great Beyond

MINDLESS 15

5. TAKE 15 MINUTES TO DO SOMETHING NOT WORK-RELATED.
Photo by Benson Kua

6. CONSOLIDATE

USE APPS AND TECH THAT PUT EVERYTHING IN ONE PLACE.

7. PAY FOR SPEED

DON'T SCRIMP ON INTERNET SPEED. FASTER MEANS YOU WORK SMARTER.
Photo by mikebaird

8. TIME IS TICKING

USE A TIMER TO REGULATE TIME SPENT ON EACH TASK.
Photo by itonys

FLUFF-FREE MEETINGS

9. SCHEDULE SHORT, ONE-TOPIC MEETINGS TO REDUCE CALENDAR WASTE.
Photo by tanakawho

10. SAY NO

DON'T ADD ANYTHING TO YOUR LIST UNTIL YOUR SLATE IS BLISSFULLY CLEAN.

THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING.

MORE SPRING PRODUCTIVITY HACKS AT PGI.COM/LEARN