Hitting the Productivity Wall

Kevin Eikenberry

Our question today is about productivity and specifically, what to do when you “hit the wall” and are personally struggling, but others think you are doing better than you really are… I’ve got four suggestions below to help you get your “productivity mojo” back!

How to create product vision

Lead on Purpose

One of the key elements of a successful product management organization is creating the vision for your products—the ‘why’ that drives their purchase and the factors that make them successful in their markets. When you nail the product vision, you’re … Continue reading → Leadership Product Management execution product vision research strategic leadership

Product manager or product maker?

Lead on Purpose

When you think about the title ‘product manager’ … Continue reading → Leadership Product Management Purpose leader product builder product maker titleTitles have a way of morphing over time. In some cases, they improve and become more popular. At times, because of the acts of certain, often high-profile, individuals, titles can lose value.

6 Tips for Staying Productive While Your Business Grows

Chart Your Course

One of the top challenges facing business leaders today is productivity. As your business grows, it can be increasingly hard to keep tabs of the staff’s overall productivity and maximize human resources.

Personal Productivity Secrets

Kevin Eikenberry

I collect big things like antique tractors, I collect fond memories, and among other things, I collect ideas and tips to become more productive. Because of that third item, I am drawn to books on enhancing and growing our productivity.

3 Ways to Be a More Productive Leader

Let's Grow Leaders

To be more productive, embrace the secret of every time management system. You want to be a productive leader, but your to-do list has more tasks, projects, and goals than you can possibly achieve. The post 3 Ways to Be a More Productive Leader appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

Places for Productivity

Kevin Eikenberry

Today I’m talking about productivity and how our physical location is extremely important to our level of productivity. Check out the video below for my Productivity Checklist and start getting more done RIGHT NOW.

Business Politics Impacts – Cost of Employee Productivity Loss

Strategy Driven

Surveys conducted by the Gallup Organization identified an 18 percent difference in productivity between the best and worst performing companies. Buy access to Business Politics Impacts – Cost of Employee Productivity Loss and gain access to it and the accompanying tool for just $2!

Five Unusual Productivity Tips

Kevin Eikenberry

A lot (I mean a l o t) has been written about productivity. The post Five Unusual Productivity Tips appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Personal & Professional Development productivity

The Simplest of Productivity Boosters

Execupundit

The simplest are the best and the incomparable Nicholas Bate has some great productivity boosters. Photo by Miguel Orós at Unsplash

6 Tips for Productivity

Lead Change Blog

What is productivity? That is, unless you rely on the following little-known productivity tips for anyone occupying a leadership position: Drop the 9-to-5. Flexible working has become incredibly popular because it enables us to work when we feel most productive and inspired. Drop your guard; in order to become a truly productive, successful leader, you need to employ people who are better at your job (or, at least, elements of it) than you are.

The Truth About Productivity

Kevin Eikenberry

Productivity is way more than just production. And if you are serious about improving your productivity and effectiveness in any area of your life, you need to focus on one very important thing. From This Episode: Read the Five Unusual Productivity Tips blog post here.

How To Create A Productive Office

Strategy Driven

Of course, you’d always rather be somewhere else than at work, but what you can do is make your working environment more appealing, more fun, and a productive place to be. Clean out your office and strip it back to basics to rebuild an attractive and productive environment.

Focusing on Productivity – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

And in today’s video, I am focusing on just one of those ways, specifically: More Productivity Less Place. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development Podcast Time Management & Productivity

The Ten Greatest Promotional Products of All Time

Strategy Driven

In the 150 years since the modern era of promotional marketing began almost every class of product has been custom branded. But some products have endured better than the rest. Tell us below what would make your list of all-time favourite promo products.

"The Simplest of Productivity Boosters"

Execupundit

Nicholas Bate points to a big booster. I can personally attest that the 20 minute technique makes a huge difference. Photo by Lukas Blazek at Unsplash

Mr. Productivity

Execupundit

It is difficult if not impossible to read Nicholas Bate's points on how to be more productive without gaining insight on improving your work habits.

4 Ways to Promote Productivity

Lead Change Blog

Below are some of the aspects that demonstrate how good leadership can promote productivity in the organization: Goals. A motivated employee is a very productive employee, and this inclusion is one of the ways to boost their morale. According to an article in the Journal of Neuroscience 2011 Edition, a cluttered environment is a significant barrier to productivity and working memory. Embrace the present and always strive for better work environment and productivity.

OLD news about productivity

Jason Womack

I've finally got some GREAT news about productivity from The Chicago Tribune! THEN, at the bottom of this email, a Health and Wellness.Self Assessment. According to the article, THIS will "boost your work performance the next day." This month's. Balance Goal setting The Little Things

Productivity Seminar

Execupundit

The incomparable Nicholas Bate is holding another productivity seminar. I know if I could be there, I would

3 Ways to Safeguard the Wellbeing and Productivity of Your Staff

Strategy Driven

Unscrupulous and demotivated workers can cost you money, and excessive gossip and office politics can sour the entire nature of your business and reduce teamwork and joint productivity. Talent Management business management productivity strategydriven team management

10 Biggest Productivity Myths

Women on Business

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Leadership Productivity Secrets with Maura Thomas

Kevin Eikenberry

The post Leadership Productivity Secrets with Maura Thomas appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Time Management & Productivity Remarkable Leadership Podcast

Launching winning products and services

Lead on Purpose

One of the more difficult tasks for a company is launching new products and initiatives. It’s easier to focus on designing and building products than getting them successfully into the market. Launching your new products and services is critical to … Continue reading → Leadership Product Management #prodmgmt product launch products

Product Manager as CEO

Lead on Purpose

Many product managers have begun their tenure with an up-and-coming company by hearing the phrase, “We want you to be the CEO of the product.” While many have argued the validity of this statement, it is something that every product … Continue reading → Product Management Uncategorized #prodmgmt capital CEO resources success

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5 Tips for Maintaining Your Productivity This Holiday Season

Kevin Eikenberry

The holiday season isn’t typically synonymous with productivity; but they can be if you know what to do. The post 5 Tips for Maintaining Your Productivity This Holiday Season appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

5 Practical Ways to Increase Staff Productivity

Strategy Driven

Every business owner’s dream is to have a team of staff that are highly productive, as this contributes to their success as a business. The reality, however, is that people don’t tend to run on one hundred percent productivity one hundred percent of the time.

Productive People Secrets

Eric Jacobson

magazine, the secrets of the most productive people are that they do these three things : They take breaks. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Productivity Boosters According to entrepreneur and author Margaret Hefferman , as reported recently in Inc.

Product leadership

Lead on Purpose

The position of Product Manager is the single most important individual contributor role at any technology (product-focused) company. The reason I make such a bold statement is this: If the product manager succeeds, the product succeeds. If the product team succeeds, the product line(s) will make money and the company will succeed. The key to success is product leadership. Without leadership, products churn, wring out money and waste a lot time.

Stop Thinking “Productivity” — Start Thinking “Problem Solving”

Lead Change Blog

Whether you’re facing price pressure from domestic competitors, startups, powerful customers, or low-cost overseas providers, you’ve heard the mantra of “productivity” preached again and again. What typically comes to mind when your organization starts talking about increasing productivity?

3 Ways to Pursue Productive Failure

Nathan Magnuson

Ultimately, no failure is productive unless we learn from it. The post 3 Ways to Pursue Productive Failure appeared first on Nathan Magnuson. My new book Ignite Your Leadership Expertise is available for pre-order on Amazon.com.

Improving Project Productivity

Kevin Eikenberry

The post Improving Project Productivity appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. This is a big topic for a short article.

3 Ways to Increase Productivity and Profit

Women on Business

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How to Improve your Productivity

Strategy Driven

Staying motivated and productive can be a major struggle for a lot of people. Here are some of the ways that you could boost your productivity, at home and at work. Distractions are the enemy of productivity, so try to keep your workspace clear of them.

Take a Recess. Be More Productive.

Lead on Purpose

Before long, that tell-tale … Continue reading → Purpose example health productivity recess well-beingGuest post by Dave Crenshaw Think back to when you were a kid in about third grade. You’ve been in the classroom the better part of the day and a draining feeling would start to occur.

8 ways to increase employee productivity

Strategy Driven

They will help you to increase employee productivity at your company, without pushing your team members over the edge. It will be impossible for your employees to reach their maximum levels of productivity if they are struggling to connect.

3 Major Factors Affecting Employee Productivity and Overall Impact

Career Advancement

Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all. Kevin moved immediately to work on the three things that would most affect your employee’s productivity. Soon, Kevin had a firm grasp of those employees who were contributing to productivity.

Highly Effective Habits That Make You More Productive at Work

Strategy Driven

There will be times when you are less productive and can’t seem to focus on the tasks in hand. You will be surprised by how much more productive you can be, even when the day is a difficult one to handle. You can also use the breaks for productive yet relaxing activities.

10 Steps To Accelerate Meetings And Drive Productivity

Tanveer Naseer

A leader with accelerated speed and pace greatly increases the likelihood of a productive meeting. Our research on productivity improvement shows high correlation of improved productivity with the efficiency and effectiveness of meetings.

How to Drive Productivity as a Leader

Lead Change Blog

Productivity is the lifeblood of any successful business, and optimising this is one of the omni-present tasks of leadership. With this in mind, strong and strategic leadership is crucial if you are to maintain a productive and contented workforce with a low turnover of staff.

How cloud is changing product management

Lead on Purpose

Guest post by Mauricio Prinzlau A product manager is generally considered to be leading the product, as if the product were a business by itself. The product manager holds responsibility for various aspects related to product management, including developing roadmaps … Continue reading → Product Management Team Building cloud P&L PaaS pricing requirements SaaS security

Software analytics and Product Management

Lead on Purpose

How have analytics affected your product planning? Here’s an insightful infographic from Nalpeiron that brings an interesting perspective to the value of analytics for Product Management: Product Management / Marketing analytics product

Encourage Employee Vacations to Increase Productivity

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

The post Encourage Employee Vacations to Increase Productivity appeared first on Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership. Guest Post by Dave Crenshaw Do you manage a team of racers galloping at full speed in the chase for success?