5 tips to boost your productivity and achieve more in your small business

Have you ever got to the end of your week and thought, ‘Wow that went fast…but what did I actually achieve?’

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We all have 24 hours in a day, but some people seem to achieve a lot more than others! Here’s what I’ve noticed most successful business people do…

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What does being ‘in flow’ mean, and how to achieve it?

Finally… the post about ‘flow’ that I have promised to a few of you for a number of weeks now…

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I was trying to work out why this was such a hard post to write… I think it’s because I was trying too hard to make it ‘factual’ and based on research I’d done instead of my own experience and understanding of flow.

I came across a great post this morning, which reminded me to simply write what I am passionate about instead of what I think I should be writing.

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Why I keep a business gratitude journal

Do you keep a gratitude journal? Do you love them or not see the point at all?

I definitely fall into the former category, so today I thought I’d share why I find writing in a business gratitude journal helpful for my business and my own well being.

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5 simple ways to stop feeling overwhelmed

In the past week or so, I’ve had a few of my clients tell me how completely overwhelmed they are feeling.

   Work is manic.

   The business is taking off.

   I’m trying to juggle multiple jobs as well as a family.

   It’s even started affecting my sleep!

Coincidentally, I’ve been reminded recently of a number of methods I use to help reduce feelings of anxiety and overwhelm when everything feels like it’s getting on top of me.

 

Top 5 tips to stop feeling so overwhelmed:

In no particular order, here are my top five suggestions to immediately reduce feelings of anxiety, worry and stress.

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Set goals, write them down and beware the dream-takers

This year I’ve been focusing on the importance of having systems in place and creating healthy (business) habits. I even went as far as thinking that these two things were more important than having goals.

Well today I’m telling you to have goals! And write them down.

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How to choose a memorable name for your brand

If you’ve ever started your own business, or blog, I’m sure you’ll understand the stress and anxiety involved with choosing the ‘right’ name.

Although I consider myself a creative type, I fear that my logical, problem solving left brain often overpowers my insightful intuitive side. I have a tendency to overcomplicate things!

Today I share where the name Zest e-Biz came from and seven tips on how to choose a memorable name for your brand.

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