Category: Information Management

Is Work From Home Invading Your Living From Home?

Balancing the benefits and drawbacks of working from home is tricky. One drawback is the clutter of work is still visible once you’ve ‘left the office’. Clearing your office situation at the end of each workday is an important action in switching work off.

But where do you put the documents generated throughout the day? The solution to clearing work clutter does not necessarily require an elaborate filing system that mimics the one in the office. It is enough to have just one folder.

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Working From Home, With Kids

We have all been launched into a new way of living, but it means something different for each one of us. In a way, it has exacerbated each of our individual situations. Some are bored and restless; others are busier than ever.

And for many of us, this means working from home in the same space as their family. I have spent the better part of the last 6 years trying to figure this out and have learned a lot along the way. Here are my lessons:

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Turn Your Dust Collecting Strategic Plan Into An Info-graphic

For most organizations, strategic planning is an annual event. It is an excellent way to review and reflect on the past year, to be reminded of your mission and vision, and to plan for the year ahead.

We spend at least one full day at the end of each year conducting a strategic planning exercise, I always find them so valuable. This year, however, when I opened up 2019’s plan, I realized it was the first time the document had been opened all year. 2019 was a great year, but I didn’t attend to all of the priorities that had been set out.

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