It's not easy being a project manager. You need to carefully manage systems, schedules, budgets and most importantly, people. And then there's inevitable problems that you'll need to overcome. All told, it's a job that requires serious discipline, patience and above all, perseverance. Seeing a project through, particularly a complex one, is rarely easy. Costs overrun, delays happen and mistakes are made. However, there are...
Ways to make the most of remote working Last week we gave you three very useful tips on how to make the most of remote work. This week we look at three more ways to overcome the challenges of working remotely. Keep in contact One of the big downsides (or upsides, depending on your personality) of remote work is that you're not face-to-face with your...
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Aug
How to make the most of remote working More and more of us work remotely. For some, remote working is their dream come true. They don't want to wake up at six just so they can get a seat on the train. They'd rather roll out of bed at nine and get straight to work while in their Spiderman pyjamas. For others, it's a tricky...
3 Foods to make you more productive We all know healthy foods are great for our physical well-being. However, some of these foods benefit our mental well-being too, helping you to stay calm, positive and best of all, productive. Here are three foods that will help you get over that midday funk, and have you feeling and working better in no time at all. Avocados...
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How to work faster and be more productive Now that you've read parts one and two on ways to work faster, you'll have noticed that you're getting through work faster than ever before. But don't rest on your laurels just yet. Strive for more, and try these three 'practical' methods to help you work faster, and maximise productivity: Create Templates Let's be frank here! Life...
How to work faster and be more productive Still want to work faster? In the first of our three series on how to do so, we talked about how important it is to have a plan, set deadlines and do the hardest task first. In this second part, we look at three more ways in which you can work even faster and be more productive...