The Artificial Why | Entrepreneur Perspectives Guest Blog

The Artificial Why

Eric has talked about the importance of finding your why, and even discussed how to motivate yourself by triggering your why. And he’s right—staying focused on the reason you’re working so hard is absolutely crucial. But what do you do when your why isn’t enough? I’m not talking about whys that are themselves weak. Like,…

Slow? Speed Up! Efficiency Wins | Entrepreneur Perspectives | Charlotte, NC

Slow? Speed Up!

Something slowing you down? Do all you can to change it and speed it up! Because Efficiency Wins. I’m waiting for the website to load. It’s taking too long. Not the normal two-second delay, but a many-second delay. It’s annoying. It’s not ruining my day or anything, but it’s becoming a distraction. And distractions are…

What To Do | Entrepreneur Perspectives Blog Productivity

What To Do

I have this list of things to do. And that list. Oh and here’s another list. And I just remembered a few more things I have to take care of. I love productivity, but this, this I hate, ‘cause it’s not productive—at all. What to do: 1. Realize I will not accomplish all on this…

3 Ways to Get Out of a Rut

3 Ways to Get Out of a Rut

Do you ever feel like it’s “Groundhog Day”? The days are running together and you feel bored and uninspired? It may be time to spark a renewed focus and get out of that rut! Here are 3 ways to get out of a rut: 1) Do a task in your business you don’t normally do…

Respect Other Peoples Time

Respect Other Peoples Time

It seems so obvious. Yet many people only respect their own time. They ask you to do something only to not really want it. They call you when it works for them and expect all your time and attention. Imagine if they respected your time—what they would get. You would be more willing to give.…

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What Has You Excited?

Excitement drives success. Getting excited is no guarantee, of course, but when was the last time you met a bored, unengaged, and successful person? And why would you want to succeed at something boring, anyway? What are you excited about? You should be able to name your special thing in just one or two words—maybe…

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Scan Documents with Scannable

Many crave a paperless office, but few obtain it. Paperless does not mean you can’t have any paper, it just means you use much less. Define a specific (and ambitious!) goal and work towards it. But how? How do you actually change the amount of paper your office uses? Scannable, that’s how. The Scannable app…