“Do what you do best and outsource the rest” – the original outsourcing tagline coined by Peter Drucker in the 1990’s. Since then outsourcing has become more and more popular and is set to continue at a rate of rapid growth…
“Procrastination: the action of delaying or postponing something.”
Let’s face it, we are all guilty! Sometimes, we have super productive mornings where that task list is full of ticks and the kettle is left to go cold because we’re just so focused on what we’re doing. And sometimes we faff about, wasting time, pretending to work but not really achieving anything but not relaxing either. This is inefficient and we shall try our best to stop it!
I’ve put together a few tips and tricks that can help us understand why we procrastinate so much, and how we can avoid wasting time in the future.
What is it that we want from our email accounts? As an integral part of our home and working lives, we all depend heavily on our emails and use them daily. For some, it’s the first thing they check in the morning and the last thing at night, so high quality user experience is a big deal – and Google knows it! New changes brought out yesterday add extra tools and features as well as increased security settings, with a fancy updated interface. Google also promise that they have only added fabulous new shiny things, not taken any of our old favourites away…
“So, what is it that you do?”
Have any of us got the perfect one-liner response yet?!
At first, explaining my new role to my nearest and dearest meant a loud and proud announcement, “I’m a VA!”. They’d ask, “What’s a VA?”, I’d tell them a Virtual Assistant, and they would look at me completely blankly. As if I’d just told them I was a magical hologram that follows very important people around like a helpful ghost.