Tools of the Trade

Time Management Simplified

Time Management Simplified

Time management is something we all struggle with daily, and if you are a small business owner this could be your single biggest frustration. Getting Things Done (GTD) is a time management method devised by David Allen during the 1980’s and made popular following the publication of his first book in 2001. At first glance the method can appear complex, but can be easily customized to your own specific needs, retaining the general idea of GTD, but simplifying the system and elements to fit within your structure.

Calendar Planning Tips

Calendar Planning Tips

Google Calendar and Microsoft Outlook have a lot of similar features, and the preference of one over the other ultimately comes down to your own needs. The following 7 steps are aimed at current users of Google Calendar, and those thinking of switching soon. They examine ways in which you can use Google Calendar to improve your scheduling and give you a clearer view of what events and deadlines are coming up.