Empowering Entrepreneurs

This month, I’ve rounded up 4 of my top picks of articles to empower entrepreneurs.

This month’s articles are on the topic of working smarter to improve our productivity.

The Importance of Taking Time Off in Your Business: 3 Ways to Make It Happen

Everybody needs downtime to succeed. When you schedule time off for yourself, you feel rested and have so much more energy to devote to your business. It’s also an amazing opportunity to do some BIG planning, learning, thinking, and dreaming of the future of your business. So, how can you make it happen?

Read More from Fabienne Frederickson on Forbes

8 Ways to Work Smarter and Improve Productivity

We all have the same amount of time in a day, and there is no way to get more of it. It doesn’t matter how successful or wealthy one is — we are all capped at 24 hours per day. We have to subtract some for sleeping, eating, commuting and just living day-to-day lives — the time left for entrepreneurial tasks is rarely enough. But, there is a way to maximize that time, and it involves working smarter — not harder.

Read more on Entrepreneur

How to Make the Most of Your Workday

All workers and workdays are unique. With fewer companies and employees adhering to a traditional 9-to-5 day, the differences in our workdays are becoming more pronounced. But putting those differences aside, three overarching ideas apply to all our productivity tips:

  1. Trust the small increments
  2. Be accountable
  3. Forgive yourself

Read more by Phylis Korski on the New York Times

How to Be More Productive Without Burning Out

To be productive in the different areas of our lives means being able to maximize all of our resources – time, money, energy, etc. – and produce a significant amount and quality of work from it.  It’s all about how fast we can get something done, and how much work actually gets done, our hectic schedule notwithstanding.


Learn more on Thrive Global

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