The gist: Learn why batching tasks isn’t a productivity cure-all and why without energy management, bad batching leads to bad burnout. Batching tasks is to productivity experts what Windex is to the dad in My Big Fat Greek Wedding. You remember that movie, right? In the movie, the dad believes Windex is a cure-all for
The gist: Learn why time management and calendar blocking don’t make you feel more productive, and how to use energy management to get back on track. When most people talk about productivity, they talk about things like: Time management To-do lists Time blocking Task batching Workflow automation But if that’s all you’re working on…if those
The gist: a lot of business advice out there isn’t as relevant when you have mental illness. Today, I’m talking about why “leaping outside of your comfort zone” isn’t the best tactic when you have anxiety. Ever since season 1 of Girls, we’ve been haunted by Instagram memes telling us that life begins at the
The gist: Planners don’t get much love compared to digital planning tools like project management apps and to-do lists, but here’s why I still use paper planners in my daily productivity routines (and why it’s NOT an either/or situation) If the business name Work Brighter didn’t give it away, I love color. I love brightness.
The gist: As an entrepreneur who’s as lazy as she is smart, I’ve always loved automation to slim down my to-do list. Out of all automation apps, Zapier’s always been my fave. So today I’m walking you through how to use Zapier to automate your online business! 🙌 Download The Solopreneur’s 2-Minute Guide to Zapier cheat