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Social Media Time-Saving Tips: How to Find More Time

Social Media Time-Saving Tips: How to Find More Time
There are days when I spend loads of enjoyable time writing new blogposts, creating images to share, and checking analytics, and then when I’m just nearly ready to close the laptop and sign off, I remember: I need to schedule social media posts for the next day. Or, I need to follow-up with mentions. Or, I need to curate some content. Or, I need to do one of the myriad tasks of a social media manager, and wouldn’t you know it I’m just about out of time. Saving time on social media is a big goal of ours at Buffer. We want to make it as simple as possible to share content and engage with your followers and fans. Are saving time and finding time the same thing? You can get a lot out of social media in as little as 30 minutes per day. 3 Ways to Create More Time Is it possible to create more time in your day? We often work to maximize the time that we do have. Instead of maximizing the way we spend our time, is it possible to create more time to spend? The 15 time-saving tools we use at Buffer 1.

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#Productivity: 6 Best Apps To Stay On Track And Achieve Success; 4 Of Them Are Free! We all know the importance of setting goals – they hold you accountable, tell you what you truly want and help propel you forward. Whether you strive to get started on that new project, spend more time at home, launch a new product, or want to lose weight, many of us simply state our goals but fail to set deadlines and track our progress towards achieving our goals. Integrating your goals into your digital life is an easy way to keep your goals top of mind and help keep you motivated. Some apps even allow you to make your goals public, helping to hold you accountable and garner support from friends and family.

Being Mindful About Mindfulness  Can we be more mindful about mindfulness? Practicing mindfulness can sharpen attention, improve health and increase productivity. However, as mindfulness spreads into more and more areas of modern life, some advocates of the practice are concerned that it is being separated from ethics. Eight ways to radically increase your productivity Beginnings are the most exciting and energizing times in life. If things have been in a slump for you, make some changes. Lasting success comes from making pointed shifts in your behavior on a daily basis. Success is rarely the result of the major decisions you have to make due to the long and short term consequences that ensue.

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61 Ways To Increase Productivity And How To Achieve Goals In Life I originally read this article on but as that website appears to have disappeared I decided to republish it here. I can’t vouch for how scientific some of the tips are but nonetheless there are some great tips on the list! 1. Eye Of The Tiger The Secret to Smart Groups Isn't Smart People—It's Women The concept of "general intelligence"—the idea that people who are good at one mental task tend to be good at many others—was considered radical in 1904, when Charles Spearman proposed the theory of a "g factor." Today, however, it is among the most replicated findings in psychology. But whereas in 1904 the U.S. economy was a network of farms, mills, and artisans, today's economy is an office-based affair, where the most important g for many companies doesn't stand for general intelligence, but, rather, groups.

10-management-and-business-skills-everyone-should-learn-more-productive Business leaders measure productivity by the quality and quantity of output over input. Management seems to have a big part in a business. They decide, implement actions, and take the control. The professional skills and roles of managers are important to be adapted and put into practice not only by business people but all people who want to do and be more everyday. 1. 25 Tips To Reduce Teacher Burnout 25 Tips To Reduce Teacher Burnout by Lisa Chesser There’s a reason why teachers receive a sad, knowing nod from others at a dinner party or when meeting new people.