Developing the 7 digital habits: Habit 4 – Don’t get distracted


Distractions, they are all around. Perhaps even reading this blog is a distraction? Back in 2009 I wrote a blog post with the title, “I could spend hours doing this…”, in which I went through all the distractions that were available then — and there were a lot. I revisited that post in 2017 and the list was […]

Sticking to it: How do you manage your to-do list of tasks?

In my first office job, a number of people had tall, thin, black boxes with a clear plastic flip-top on their desks. The boxes were full of pro-forma sheets and dividers. (You can still buy them.) They were the visible result of a time management training course that people had been sent on. You knew who […]