Category: workload management

Build a stronger working relationship with your boss by jointly setting priorities

For the last couple of posts, I’ve been talking about actions you can take to strengthen your working relationship with your boss.  Earlier this week, it was about building trust through consistency in behaviour and action.  Today I want to

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Stop working on the weekend!

Back in 2011, we conducted a fun informal poll at our website that asked the question: What is your single biggest time waster at work? And the top two answers were Other people and Email. I had that poll in

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Procrastination: why do today what you can put off till tomorrow?

My latest column for is up this morning. Today’s column is part of Productivity Week and is about how leaders (or anybody) can overcome the endless cycle of procrastination. You know … the one where you put off doing

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Help your people get better at managing their workloads

Three positive strategies to help those you lead get a better handle on their workloads. Patricia Katz guests on the Turning Managers Into Leaders blog.

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