Latest productivity Articles

Why I Got Depressed Writing My Latest Book: Your Guide to Getting Through Development Hell

Are you currently working on a project that seems never-ending? Are you on the brink of quitting because the work has turned out to be much more than you anticipated when you signed up for it? If so, welcome to “development hell.” A term that originated in…

 

How to Increase Your Web Browsing Speed By 500%! [Video Tutorial]

Following my tutorial on how to increase your typing speed by 500% (almost 2,000 views so far!!), here’s a tutorial on how to increase your WEB BROWSING speed by… 500% and beyond!! I share with you nine tips to do so in this new video tutorial!…

 

How To Make Your Window *Always* Stay on Top of Other Windows [Video Tutorial]

Have you ever wished there’s a way for some windows to stay on top of others? Wouldn’t that be more productive than just switching back and forth between windows whenever you want to compare data, copy and paste information, or even watch a Youtube video…

 

How To Increase Your Typing Speed by 500%! [Video Tutorial]

Want to increase your typing speed by 100%… 300%… 500%… or even 1000% and beyond? Well, now you can, in a way that’s easier than you may think! :) Learn how to do just that in the video below. Special thanks to Ken for introducing me to Texter two months ago. :)

 

Procrastinating on Studying? 5 Ready Tips To Overcome Procrastination [Student Edition!]

This is a guest post by Daniel Wong of Living Large. How would you answer this question: “When are you going to do your Social Studies assignment that’s due next week?” I’m pretty sure your answer isn’t “right now.” It’s more likely that your answer is…

 

Work-Life Balance: How To Achieve Your Ultimate Balance Between Work and Life

This is a guest post by Cornelius Mota of Poise Catalyst. Is it really feasible to achieve work-life balance nowadays? Or is it just a myth? There were times I used to regularly work 14-hour days. I remember a discussion with a colleague on this topic….

 

3 Simple Tips To Achieve Inbox Zero Using E-mail Filters [Video Tutorial]

Many people often ask me how I manage my e-mails. Even though I receive a fair amount of mail every week, I’m on top of almost every mail that enters my mailbox and respond to priority mail like urgent enquiries, media enquiries and business mail…

 

[Manifesto] The 8 Habits of Highly Productive People

This is the redesign of the old manifesto for The 8 Habits of Highly Productive People, an all-time site classic written in 2010. The tips are timeless and apply no matter when you’re reading it! (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: The 8 Habits…

 

Your One-Stop Guide To Outsourcing: Why You Should Outsource and How To Get Started in the Next 20 Minutes

Recently, I’ve fallen in love with outsourcing. Today, I’m going to share about the process of outsourcing and how you can outsource too. With online portals like Elance and Odesk today, anyone can outsource a job and get good responses in a matter of hours….

 

[Manifesto] 11 Tips To Effective Email Management

Email Management Manifesto

Flooded with emails? Constantly spending time in your inbox? Here’s a manifesto on how to manage your emails (and time) effectively. (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: 11 Simple Tips To Effective Email Management And some articles on time management and productivity…

 

[Manifesto] The Productivity Manifesto

Productivity Manifesto

This one is a must-have manifesto for anyone out there who wants to get the best out of his/her time. Hang it at your work desk now! (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: 50 Effective Ways To Boost Your Productivity Get this as…