How to Make Time to Improve Your Business

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On June 23, 2017
As a business owner, your day can easily be spent serving the needs of clients, customers, vendors, contractors and employees. But when do you work on what YOU need? If you need to spend more time improving your business, here are 7 things you can do to get started. Plan Every Day This is a […]
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How to Make a Planner Your Business BFF

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On January 19, 2016
So, you’ve found your perfect planner. Now what? Having a planner isn’t very helpful if you aren’t putting it to use. Those blank pages can’t make miracles happen. Not everyone loves planners the way I do – I get that. But if you’re reading this, it is very likely that you do or that you […]
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How To Be Productive

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On February 23, 2015
Business and workplace experts extol the benefits of productivity on a regular basis. I agree with them – being productive is key to starting, running, and growing a successful business. But how can you be productive? If you’re taking things as they come and feeling like you’re stuck on a hamster wheel, try the following […]
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Work-At-Home Productivity: What To Do When No One Is Looking Over Your Shoulder

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On February 12, 2015
The concept of “working at home” is nothing new. People have been working at home since the dawn of time. The ever changing world of work and business has seen an increasing number of people working from home, and there are no signs of that changing any time soon. Writers, independent sales reps, freelancers, small […]
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Creating and Maintaining A Smart Schedule

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On February 2, 2015
1. Always strive for your personal version of balance: Take your energy and productivity levels into account when creating your schedule. Avoid leaving your schedule empty or too loose if there are important things you need to get done. Avoid adding so many to-do’s, events, and meetings to your calendar that you feel exhausted at […]
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Tiny To-Do List Tweaks That Help Improve Your Productivity

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On January 15, 2015
To-do list got you down? If your list is a mile long and nothing seems to be getting done, here are a few tweaks you can make to feel more accomplished: Break it down – make your tasks specific AND action oriented. Start each task with an action word like “email,” “call,” “research,” etc. That […]
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Tips For Starting A Business: What To Do With Time

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On December 3, 2013
Is time money? Of course not! Time is what allows you to create relationships, gain wisdom, and appreciate the beauty of this ever changing world; money buys stuff. But there are some important correlations between time and money where your business is concerned, both directly and indirectly. What are they? Well, a large part of […]
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Nobody Takes Your Work-At-Home Productivity Seriously

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On November 20, 2013
You  know that your work-at-home productivity is just as important as anything done in a corporate office. If anything, it’s harder because you don’t have the support of colleagues, a clerical and accounting staff that can take care of administrative and financial details, or fancy office equipment like a dedicated copier with sorting capabilities.
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The Perfect Sounds for Work – Coffitivity

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On June 25, 2013
Great Internet Find Alert! If you work from home (mostly), like I do, at some point or another you’ve struggled with staying on course. From working on your website and handling your marketing, to writing an ebook or creating stunning graphics – sometimes it can be hard to focus! I’ve tried a variety of things […]
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