Laura Hess
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a couple of months ago

Time Management is About You

Time Management Has Nothing to do with TimeI was looking through my previous posts for something on time management. Imagine that. In over 20 years of coaching, and with time management being one of the most common topics of conversation, still no writing about it. No matter who I spoke to through those years, though, time […]

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a couple of months ago

Distractions Rob You of Time and Energy

How Many Hours Do You Waste Every Day?How many times during the day do you have to stop what you’re doing because of an interruption? What kind of distractions are there in your office that pull your attention in a direction other than the work in front of you? Who is it who always seems […]

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a couple of months ago

3 More Productivity Tips

You Can Never Have Too Many Tips for Productivity We started this in the last post and Breaks and Productivity. Like you, I’m always looking for more ways I can be more productive in my work. Here are three more tips for you:Don’t Forget Lunch!How many days have you put off eating so you can […]

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a couple of months ago

When is Your Peak Performance Time?

When Are You At Your Best?Each of us has a body rhythm. For some, energy is highest in the morning. For other’s, it’s at night. Few people have consistent energy throughout the day. In fact, I don’t know anybody for whom that’s true.Knowing when you’re at your best, your peak performance time means you can take […]

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a couple of months ago

Increase Productivity by Taking Breaks

Breaks to Increase Productivity? Really? It’s not just taking breaks, but breaks in your day are a huge piece of increasing your productivity. There’s science behind it! What else can you do? Let’s set the scene: You wake up around 6 in the morning ready to take the world by storm. You’ve got a to-do list […]

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a few months ago

Rules for Being a Good Partner

Rules for Being a Good PartnerDo you get a sense that being a good partner is not part of this game? Being a good partner seems like it would be easy. But, as with everything else involving people, it’s not. Personalities, egos, behavioral styles and more all come into play when we look at the […]

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a few months ago

The First 90 Days

The First 90 Days of 2018 Are Almost OverAre You Where You Want to Be?March 31st marks the close of the first 90 days of 2018. Where are you with all the plans you made and goals you set for the year? How many of those goals have you worked on and completed? For most people, […]

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a few months ago

Chopped in My Kitchen – Polenta

Inspired by Chopped on the Food NetworkPolenta? Really?So I’m really excited to start playing Chopped in my kitchen, right? I take my Foodie Dice and roll them for the first time. I have my first set of ingredients:ChickenOnionsKalePolentaCooking Method – BroilSeasoning – RosemaryNow What?I’m going to be honest here – I rolled the dice on […]

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