Welcoming the Workplace Cloud
John ArenasView Article
The promise of technology always seems to be greater efficiency and more convenience. So how come our workdays are longer and we’re assumed to be available for work any time of the day or night? Turns out some of those basic time management tips are worth revisiting – along with some not-so-obvious new ideas – to bring a bit of much-needed balance to the workday.
How about those 5 minutes or so before and after meetings? Optimizing those small increments can yield free space where it counts.
Just five minutes before and after each meeting – say, once a day — can amount to more than 20 hours of work time wasted per year. While five minutes may seem too short to start a new task, there are plenty of quick tasks you can check off of your list using that time. Here are some tips: