Productivity

are you running your business or is it running you?

Are You Running Your Business Or Is It Running You?

By Rachel Miley / November 2, 2020 / 0 Comments

Your initial reaction may be “of course I’m running my business, it’s all I do!” In which case I would argue that you actually fall in the latter category. As business owners and managers, work is often intimately connected to all areas of life. You dedicate your time, thought, finances, passion and emotional energy to […]

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The Art of Troubleshooting

On The Art of Troubleshooting: A Better Way to Solve Problems

By Shelby Thomas / October 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

Throughout my career, the most helpful skill I have learned to develop is troubleshooting, or put more generally, problem-solving. The reason this is so important is that it keeps the project, and your team, moving, therefore limiting and breaks in momentum. Losing momentum and staying stuck can be a huge driver of low morale. People […]

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boost your energy

5 Ways to Increase Your Energy

By Mollie Thompson / June 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

Whether you’ve started going back to work in your office, or you’re continuing to work from home, there are going to be points in your day that you need an energy boost. The need to take a mid-day snooze can take over the urge to finish a simple task. So how do you get your […]

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Being Stuck is Okay

Why Being Stuck is Okay

By Shelby Thomas / May 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

About a year ago while working on a large, mentally-straining project, I had a personal revelation: being stuck is okay. Even good. Creatives may refer to this ‘stuckness’ as “creative block”, “mental block“, etc. Whatever the word is for it, we all understand it’s a stressful place to be in. You can’t move forward on […]

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Learning from Experience

By Sue Miley / April 14, 2020 / 1 Comment

I want to share first where my learning comes from.   I remember driving to my commute job in New Orleans when we heard the news of the 9-11 terrorist plane crashes.  By the time we got to the restaurant I was managing, we had visual of the second plane crash. Everything seemed to freeze in […]

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Tools to Help You and Your Team Work From Home

By Ashley Tuminello / March 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

As quarantines increase and rumors of lockdowns circulate, it seems likely all of America will be working from home for a period in the near future.  Thankfully in this day & age, that doesn’t mean business has to come to a halt. Here’s the rundown on tools to help you and your team continue your […]

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The Simplest Tip for Productivity: Set a Timer

By Rachel Miley / February 12, 2020 / 1 Comment

There is a never-ending list of tools, tips and tricks out there for increasing your productivity. Instead of helping you accomplish more, keeping up with the different tools can be overwhelming, add to your load and become a whole other set of responsibilities!  So before we get started, know this is not another platform you […]

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