Productivity Tuesday: Creating Schedules for Children

As I was thinking about better ways to be productive, I didn't envision throwing Little Man into the mix, but my son's productivity reflects highly on my productivity these days. And while he's home with me for the remainder of this school year, I'm finding that a child's schedule is in order. I guess I … Continue reading Productivity Tuesday: Creating Schedules for Children

Productivity Tuesday: The Homebody’s Guide to Activities

With the Coronavirus outbreak, many people are being very careful and deliberate with where they go and what they do. And as more and more places are temporarily closing up shop for non-essential activities or forcing different ways to manage work-related processes, such as the professional sports venues ending their seasons, schools going to online … Continue reading Productivity Tuesday: The Homebody’s Guide to Activities

Productivity Tuesday: Purposeful Snacking

One day last week, I totally blasted through lunch -- meaning . . . I missed lunch because I was so engrossed in other activities that completely took over my morning and early afternoon. This state of affairs happens sometimes, especially when I'm working on tasks around the house that need a little TLC. You … Continue reading Productivity Tuesday: Purposeful Snacking

The Art of People Business – Technology in the Workplace

I was an HR professional for 10+ years; and in that timespan, there was one aspect of work that was a constant. That constant was change. I saw processes come and go, people come and go, and companies come and go. And, I witnessed first-hand how technology played a role in everything of significance that … Continue reading The Art of People Business – Technology in the Workplace

Productivity Tuesday: Adding Sound to Your Work Routine

I've noticed that I'm becoming more and more of a sound girl the older I get. My theory is that this tendency has become more prominent with age, because the body, obviously, slows down with age. And, some of those activities that were effortless back in my youth take a little more work to accomplish … Continue reading Productivity Tuesday: Adding Sound to Your Work Routine

Reblog – Top 5 Tips to Help Content Creators Manage an Overwhelming Workload

It's amazing to go back through past blog posts and see some of the earlier wisdom that I imparted here (at Degrees of Maternity). Some of that wisdom is going to surface in just a minute and will come in the form of a blog post, originally debuting on August 21, 2019. But make no … Continue reading Reblog – Top 5 Tips to Help Content Creators Manage an Overwhelming Workload

Productivity Tuesday: Mismatch Pairs that Get the Job Done

If you've read any of my past thoughts about procrastination, then you know that I don't view this form of inactivity in a positive light. I mean . . . productivity is about GETTING THINGS DONE, not putting things off. And, I personally struggle with procrastination on a daily basis, which is why this productivity … Continue reading Productivity Tuesday: Mismatch Pairs that Get the Job Done