Are you in control of your business processes? Well, you might find out that you’re probably not so maybe something needs to change so you can take back control.
Bouncing between tools to try and find that magic unicorn feature doesn’t help with anything other than a headache and a loss of momentum. Trust me, I know as I’m guilty of this, but I have an excuse… I think.
Working for yourself is great, but often I find people so stuck to a rigid timetable that makes them miserable. So why bother working for yourself when you don’t have the freedom you wanted?
Finally was able to get access to my MacJunky YouTube channel. Long story, so I won't bore you with the details.
Fixing a bad habit is one of the hardest things you can do. You have first to realise you have a bad habit, then seek a way to, well, fix it. But often humans don’t bother crossing that final line for many reasons.
I’m still baffled as to why people (companies and individuals) yet haven’t grasped the fact that using a simple password, or even worse, using the same password for multiple accounts is a bad thing.
We’ve all been guilty of this, me more than others. But bouncing between tools, apps and services in search of new shiny things, won’t help you focus on what needs to get done.
In recent weeks, I’ve been getting messages asking me what ‘Tech Minimalism’ was, so I thought I’d make today’s episode into a short explanation for you all.
I may sound like a broken record about backing up your data, but it’s so important. So today I’ll bring you a sad story about a client’s data loss after they didn’t implement the advice I gave them three months ago.
Often you need to step back from a situation to be able to fix it properly. This is also true with the way you work. Stepping back isn’t a sign of failure; it’s a sign that you understand the issue and need to tackle it differently.
Automation can be a good thing, but for your email, not so much. It’s fine to automate one or two things, but if you use automation too much, you can get lost in a sea of ‘inboxes’.
Your email app and workflow should be as boring as you can make it. Why? Because having a boring email experience will make you do what you need to do with your email and get out as soon as possible.
It’s always good to listen to experts, but don’t be fooled into being forced into a new workflow if it’s not right for you. But to listen to the advice they give to see what will work within your system.
Losing your MacBook is not fun, but you can replace it. It’s the data that’s more important and something you need to think about more. Here’s a story of one of my clients.
Today will be the last day I use tracking on my email newsletter because I don’t believe anyone needs to know that much information about you or anyone else.
Have you noticed there are a bunch of ‘productivity gurus’ that force you into using their ‘system’ but never talk with you about your current workflow?
I keep talking about Paradox of Choice, and I’ve been hit by it today. So today, I have nothing.
Today's Friday Fury episode we're going to look at HEY (The email service from Basecamp) and go through some of the issues it has with workflow.
Today's episode I look at HEY, the new email service/platform by makers of Basecamp. it's pretty impressive.