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Preparing, Planning, and Saving Time Little by Little

save timeThinking about how you can conserve time?
Aside from controlling things that lead to a misuse of time, there are simpler time management strategies that you can consider if you want to gain more freedom day by day. Start by streamlining your morning routine. Save time during your morning prep by getting things ready the night before.
 
Take a bath before you sleep so that you can just go for a quick shower in the […]

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Doing Away with Multitasking

multitaskingMultitasking does not increase productivity.
There was a time when multitasking was seen as a special skill, one that will make you an asset to any company. It mainly involves having the ability to do more than one thing at once. At work, it could mean juggling meetings and presentations left and right.
 
At home, it can pertain to working on multiple errands or chores simultaneously. It can also refer to the ability to shift from […]

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Steering Clear of Distractions and Procrastination

DistractedDistracted at work?
Proper time management does not only require taking control over your hours.
 
It also calls for a continuous effort to avoid procrastination.
 
There are different reasons as to why people choose to procrastinate.
 
Some consider it as taking a break from what they are doing, taking a breather per se. This is not a bad thing. What makes procrastination bad is if it eats up more time than it should.
 
When you procrastinate, you let distractions […]

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The What, Why, and How of Delegation

Do not be afraid to hand the baton to someone else.
However hard you work, you can only render 24 hours of work in a day given that you spend zero time sleeping – which is close to impossible. Surely your shift at work does not span the entire day and during this shift there are plenty of tasks that you have to complete.
 
In most cases, you are not limited to working by yourself and […]

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The Art of Prioritization

PrioritizationWhat’s on your To-Do list?
When it comes to housework, errands, workplace obligations, and even your weekday plans, it is important that you learn how to prioritize. It can be challenging at first but it is worth investing time and effort in. If you learn how to prioritize, you will be able to make better use of your time and the more control you have over it, the closer you can be to freedom.
 
Prioritization means […]

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Why is Time Management Necessary?

Time ManagementAre you managing your time well?
There is a difference between getting things done and getting them done within a certain span of time. Most people can accomplish tasks within a day but effective and productive people are able to do so in a shorter period of time allowing them to work on multiple tasks per day or open up their schedules to accommodate other, more meaningful, things.
 
In a sense, they gain more freedom […]

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Power Forum Davao

In line with the deficit of 80MW in the Mindanao Grid, Electricity provider Davao Light and Power Company, Inc. (DLPC) is inviting all home-based IT workers in its franchise area to Power Forum, today, March 9, 2016 at the DLPC office in Ponciano Street, Davao City. The said forum will start to commence at 10am.
The weather conditions in the south brought about by the El Niño phenomenon, along with the bombings of transmission towers, has greatly affected the supply for […]

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Upgrade Your Resume and Attract the Right Kind of Attention

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Whatever industry, company, or work position you choose to apply for — home-based or in-office — your resume will always matter. Although there are those who are able to get job interviews through networking, most of us have to go through the process of applying, sending a resume in, and waiting for that much-coveted call from the hiring manager.
A few upgrades is all it takes to rock a resume that will […]

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Understanding Email Etiquette

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Emails are essential in modern day living may it be as a resource for work or a personal necessity. For most people, their days include sifting through hundreds of emails and sending out equally large amounts of electronic mail in the office or at home.
Despite this regular usage, there are still plenty of professionals who have limited knowledge of emailing’s appropriate use. Actually, the volume of emails people deal with on a […]

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Running Effective Meetings is Easy as 1-2-3

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For most professionals, one of the toughest obstacles in their career is learning how to run meetings effectively may it be in the office or from a home-based work station. Work meetings are essential because it allows a team to prepare for different tasks, deadlines, and sort out various concerns. It ensures that everyone is on the same page when it comes to any project and encourages the delivery of timely and […]

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