Productive Password Management

If you haven’t experienced the misery of having one (or more) of your online accounts infiltrated by hackers, consider yourself lucky.   Unfortunately, my family is not in that lucky group. A few months ago, my husband and I spent an uncounted number of hours...

Do we even need voicemail anymore?

Fewer and fewer professionals are struggling with voicemail as a productivity problem.  Many people don’t get any voicemails.   In this video, Dr. Melissa Gratias asks for your input on the state of voicemail.  Is it still a useful business tool?  ...

A Love Letter to Outlook Tasks

Dear Outlook Tasks,   We first met in the early 2000s.  I came from a Lotus Notes world, and you were there to welcome me to civilization. You sat in the lower left-hand corner of my screen. You beckoned me with promises of productivity, but I ignored you.  ...

Podcasts: Productivity in your Earbuds

Guest Post by Shannon Martin, Director of Communications for Podbean Do you have a growing stack of unread books? Are there topics you’d love to learn more about but wonder where you’ll find time? Enter….Podcasts! The Serial podcast brought podcasting further into the...