The end of the year is a great time to do a bit of a small business housekeeping, have a digital tidy up and get your house in order. These housekeeping tasks shouldn’t take long but this is the perfect time to set systems into place and start habits that will make a big difference to your business over the coming year. (more…)
If you’re a PC owner then you’ve probably found that the longer you’ve had your computer, the slower it is. Well there are actually a few different things you can do to make it run faster. They don’t take long and you can even schedule them to run automatically. (more…)
When I use a clients computer I often shudder at how cluttered their desktops are. They look like the image above which is actually the type of thing that’ll give a minimalist like myself nightmares. Most of the icons don’t need to be there at all and, when I’ve asked them why they have so many, they didn’t even know they weren’t vital to the running of their PC. (more…)
If you’re one of the millions of people who use the same password all over the Internet then you have to stop doing it right this minute! It’s extremely bad practice and one day you will get hacked, compromised or something else equally painful.
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Take a look around your desk, what does it look like? Is it a minimalists dream or does it look like a bomb’s hit it?
If it’s the latter then you may be interested in hearing about the Japanese 5S System – which is a ‘lean’ way of sorting things.
This system applies to your actual working area rather than the way you run your business, but is just as important: (more…)
My last post advised you how to manage your emails better, but you’ll find them much easier to manage if you make sure you’re only having to organise emails that you actually want. (more…)