Webinar 5: Improve Your Personal Productivity – Save 8 Hours In Every Week

Delivered by: Russell Cummings – Strategic Business Development – www.sbdbusiness.com.au
Date delivered: 31 October 2013 – 4:30pm EST
Duration: 30 minutes
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In this short 30 minute webinar, Russell will cover proven, simple tools, techniques and concepts that you can directly apply to become more productive in your day.

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Stop Doing Matrix Slide: click to download the file

Trellowww.trello.com – Trello is the fastest, easiest way to organize anything, from your day-to-day work, to a favorite side project, to your greatest life plans.

Kanbanflowwww.kanbanflow.com – a useful Task management tool. Web-based so it works on all desktop   and mobile   devices. Has a really smart Task Timer (Pomodoro Timer). Free and Premium versions.

Documents to Gohttp://www.dataviz.com/dtg_home.html – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, & PDF® files on your smartphone or tablet. View, edit, and create Microsoft® Office files and view Adobe PDF® files on your smartphone or tablet with the original and #1 selling mobile Office suite of all time. Documents To Go, now in its 14th year, is currently preloaded on millions of devices around the world.

Dropboxwww.dropbox.com – Put your stuff in Dropbox and get to it from your computers, phones, or tablets. Edit docs, automatically add photos, and show off videos from anywhere.

Skypewww.skype.com – Make free internet calls, send instant messages to friends and even catch up with video chat. Add a little Skype Credit and make cheap calls to phones and mobiles, get online at public WiFi hotspots and send texts (SMS) at great rates. Get even more with a Premium account – discover group video calls and make unlimited calls to a country/region of your choice.

VSeewww.vsee.com – Video Conference + Screen Share Simple and Secure

GotoMeetingwww.gotomeeting.com.au – Easy web conferencing and online meeting tools. Work with anyone, anywhere.

Google Hangoutshttp://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/ – Bring your conversations to life with photos, emoji, and even group video calls for free.

Basecampwww.basecamphq.com – a cloud based Project Management tool that allows collaboration, task management, file   sharing. Prices start from $20 per month. Free 60 day trial.

Zohowww.zoho.com – Zoho.com offers a comprehensive suite of award-winning online business, productivity & collaboration applications. Customers use Zoho Applications to run their business processes, manage their information and be more productive while at the office or on the go, without having to worry about expensive or outdated hardware or software.

LivescribeSmartpenwww.livescribe.com

Evernotewww.evernote.com

Penultimatehttp://evernote.com/penultimate/ – Penultimate is the original and easiest-to-use handwriting app for iPad that combines the natural experience of pen and paper with the flexibility and syncing of Evernote. Lose the paper, keep the handwriting, and remember everything.

GoodNoteshttp://www.goodnotesapp.com -GoodNotes is for students, business people, teachers, and people who need the power of handwriting.

Tripitwww.tripit.com – The All-in-One Travel Organizer

Reading

sleepGo to Sleep by Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D

Since we were toddlers, old enough to stamp our feet and say “No,” most of us have resisted bedtime. The invention of the light bulb gave us a well-lit world 24 hours a day and with it a host of nighttime seductions: a chance to catch up on reading, work or late-night television. The temptations to stall calling it a day have multiplied in the 21st century: the Internet, 24-hour online shopping possibilities, Words with Friends and social networking, to name a few.

 

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, author Stephen R. Covey presents a holistic, integrated, principle-centered approach for solving personal and professional problems.

With penetrating insights and pointed anecdotes, Covey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with fairness, integrity, service, and human dignity–principles that give us the security to adapt to change and the wisdom and power to take advantage of the opportunities that change creates.

 

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free ProductivityGetting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

In today’s world, yesterday’s methods just don’t work. In Getting Things Done, veteran coach and management consultant David Allen shares the breakthrough methods for stress-free performance that he has introduced to tens of thousands of people across the country.

Allen’s premise is simple: our productivity is directly proportional to our ability to relax.

 

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