Evolving to Dvorak

I have never learned to touch type. As much as Ma Henry tried, she just couldn’t get me to spend enough time with Mavis Beacon. Over the years, as my hunt-and-peck style morphed into a jumble of half-memorized keystroke combinations, I began to regret this. Several weeks ago I began to mull over the idea [...]

Standing meetings

Think about your last staff or team meeting. How long was it? Was everything captured that needed to be? Did it stay on task? Chances are it could have gone smoother, faster, and been more productive. One way to make recurring meetings more efficient and productive is by reviewing the structure which guides the meeting.

Perception and Getting Things Done

A few months ago, Keith Robinson wrote about reclaiming “Broken Days”. These are days which are punctuated by too many meetings or other interruptions that may keep you from Getting Things Done. What really caught my eye in this post was the sentence near the end of the post – “The biggest hurdle is one [...]