How to Manage Electronic Files at Work

Most workplaces have reduced the reliance on paper-based information and files in normal business processes. Those that haven’t are likely working to do so. While there are many benefits to paper-light workplaces, the transition to primarily electronic filing tools is...

On Electronic Calendars

Despite the assumptions typically made of productivity coaches, I am quite a fan of paper. I read paper novels, jot notes on a pad of paper as I go through my workday, and take lots of handwritten notes during meetings. I use paper when it works best for me and my...

Working with Distractible People

A previous blog post offered tips for distractible adults, with or without ADHD, to be more focused and effective at work. But what happens when the distractible adult is not you, but rather someone with whom you work closely? Adults with ADD can be some of the most...