Category Archives for "Productivity"

Dashlane Just Makes Life Easier

Dashlane Makes Life Online A Whole Lot Easier

Have you ever used a password manager? If not, you don’t know what you are missing. Seriously. Password managers help you keep track of all your online passwords in one place. They automatically log you into a website, and they let you know if your passwords are not strong or are duplicated on more than […]

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Did You Eat That Frog?

Did You Eat That Frog?

I recently skimmed a book called Eat That Frog, by Brian Tracy.  The book overall didn’t do much for me, but there was one concept that I found quite powerful.  That concept is the name of the book, Eat That Frog! Tracy lifted this idea from a quote from Mark Twain.  Here are a couple of […]

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What Gets Measured, Gets Managed

What Gets Measured Gets Managed

Have you ever heard the phrase, “what gets measured gets managed?”  Well, it’s true.  Measure your progress towards specific goals, and watch how it makes a difference. Want to lose weight?  Step on that scale, every day. Want to get more exercise in your life?  Wear a pedometer and track your steps. Eager to start […]

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Quick Tip: Learn The Keyboard Shortcuts

You will likely spend most of your working life on a computer.  Learn the basic quick keys now.  Consistently use them, and you will save days over the course of your life. Here’s a start:Control A (highlights all the text)Control C (copies the highlighted text)Control V (pastes the copied text)Control X (cuts the highlighted text)Control P (prints […]

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A Bite-Sized Reading Hack

A Little Reading Hack

I keep my kindle out next to my computer while I work.  When I have a moment of downtime, like say I have to reboot my computer because the VPN froze, I just read the page I’m on for a minute or two. It’s a nice, refreshing casual way to read that works best with […]

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