Did You Know that Being Efficient & Effective Is Not The Same Thing?

Peter Drucker Quote

As the author, Peter Drucker wisely describes, there is quite a big difference between working efficiently and effectively. We want and need to be both at any given moment. Let’s explain the difference using HIME Your TIME terms: If working effectively is doing the right things, it means we have to put a good 30-60 […]

WRONG, WRONG, WRONG:
3 Myths About Work that are No Longer True

1.”YOU MUST WORK HARD TO ACHIEVE SUCCESS”. This is a very harmful FIXED MINDSET belief and does not serve in achieving your life’s potential in today’s information era. You should aim to work smart, save your energy to focus on few things, make sure you invest in your relationships, health and mind. Otherwise, you will […]

Is Google’s Tab Groups the Best Way to Handle Multiple Open Tabs?

Is Google’s new Tab Group feature even good for you? I would argue that not so much. Multiple open tabs can become a huge problem in today’s overwhelming information era. The problem is that simply grouping tabs together isn’t going to get you much further when it comes to Optimizing Information. Is your problem really […]

How to Stay in Shape with Minimal Effort and Maximum Impact

“No pain, no gain” is a pretty common catchphrase when it comes to getting and staying in shape. Fortunately, it’s a myth. If you don’t yet have a good sports routine that you’re happy about and you’d like to get into one that is sustainable and easy to maintain – this the post for you! […]

Why Underemployment is Good for You

Morgan Housel, the famous investor, wrote an article titled “The Advantage of Being a Little Underemployed” on the importance of taking time off during work hours, just to think. I’ve shortened his article for you below (approx. 5 minute read – you can spare that, right?). In Housel’s article, he describes how critical it is […]

How to Quickly Email Yourself a Note

I recently discovered a fantastic widget that has been saving me tons of time. The app is IFTTT and one of its applets is called “Quickly email yourself a note” and it enables you to… guess what? Quickly email yourself a note! (IFTTT = If This Then That – is an app that connects between […]

How to Create a Buffer and Have a Life

Ever feel that we talk about work-life balance until it’s coming out our ears… but somehow we’re still unbalanced? It’s true for the vast majority of us. You know why? Imagine a see-saw that two children are trying to balance so it stays level. They’re doing a great job… except a pesky three-year old keeps […]

“Do Less, Imagine More”: The Key to Productivity

“…Leverage your time more by spending a little more time every day imagining and a lot less time every day doing. Do a little more imagining and a little less doing, until eventually most of what’s happening is happening in the cool, calm, anticipatory state. Just imagine yourself into the successes, and watch what happens. […]