PPU 036: The Power of Post-It Notes

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  In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we talk about some ways you can use Post-It notes to power up your productivity. I was inspired to want to talk about this topic because I’ve really been getting into writing things out lately as opposed to keeping my productivity tools completely digital. I […]

PPU 035: How to Power Up Your Body for Productivity

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  We all know how important body language is and how our movements can influence how others perceive us. What we might not think about is how our movements (or lack thereof) can influence us. In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we talk about some ways you can use your body to positively […]

PPU 034: 7 Tips for Productive Meetings

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  Meetings are part of our everyday life. Even if you don’t work for a large corporation, chances are you attend some form of meeting every week. In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast we going share some tips for helping you have successful, productive meetings.   Thanks for tuning in to this episode of […]

PPU 033: Three Things I Learned During My Two-Week Vacation

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  In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, I share three things that I learned (about myself and about ways to maximize downtime) from taking my two-week vacation.   Thanks for tuning in to this episode of the Productivity Power Up Podcast! If you find value in our podcast and listen on iTunes, please consider leaving […]

PPU 032: How to Use the Pomodoro Technique to Increase Productivity

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  In this episode of the Productivity Power Up Podcast, we discuss the Pomodoro technique, a time management tool I use quite a bit. It helps me stay focused and get moving on tasks when I’m struggling to start something. We outline the five simple steps involved in using the technique and then discuss the […]

PPU 031: The Importance of Taking Breaks – Learn Why All Work and No Play Is Bad for Productivity

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  Many people have a misconception that taking a break means you’re being lazy or procrastinating, but did you know that taking breaks can actually make you more productive? In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we talk about the importance of taking breaks regularly when you are working.  We also give you […]

PPU 030: How to Conduct a Year-End Review

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  You often hear us talk about daily and weekly reviews, but in this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we talk about the concept of a year-end review. I have done one on a personal level for several years. Since Larissa and I started our two podcasts together, we’ve now do one as a […]

PPU 029: How to Unplug from the Office and Enjoy Your Vacation

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  It’s not uncommon that when people take vacation time, they spend part of it working, just trying to keep up so they won’t feel swamped when they return to work. In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we share some tips to help you unplug from the office during your vacation time without feeling stressed […]

PPU 028: The Spirituality of Productivity

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  In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast we discuss the ways in which I think productivity has made me more in-tune with myself and my ultimate purpose on earth. To me, this taps into the spiritual side of things (spiritual, not religious!). Listen to our informal chat about the spirituality of productivity and […]

PPU 027: How Siri, Your iPhone’s Personal Assistant, Can Help Increase Your Productivity

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  I just got an iPhone 6 plus and have been really trying to find ways to take advantage of all of its features.  In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast we share some ways you can use Siri, your iPhone’s personal assistant, to make you more productive.   Thanks for tuning in to […]