Digital Survival 101: A Clean Desktop

Digital Survival 101: A Clean Desktop

I've been traveling with Tim for work and play recently, which means we've been working side by side in all sorts of cool spaces.

This nomadic work experience made me realise something. While you would usually be pretty familiar with your partner's level of home tidiness, you don't often witness their work habits. And this is how I discovered that my darling husband and I were on polar opposites on one crucial point.

My Top Five Friday Songs to plan a Kick-Ass Week

My Top Five Friday Songs to plan a Kick-Ass Week

You've probably read or at least heard of High Fidelity, which was subsequently turned into a movie, in which record shop owner Rob and his co-workers, perfect the art of making mix tapes, and desert-island top five lists of anything. 

How about I start weekly top five lists of anything, tying back to business or life advice in some way or another, but with a musical element to make the whole process a bit more rock 'n roll?

So here I go, over twenty years later and in the spirit of keeping the tradition alive, with my very own Top Five Songs to Listen To on a Friday to reflect, wind down but also plan a totally kick ass week to come!

5 Common Inbox Mistakes that Cripple Your Productivity (And How to Fix Them)

5 Common Inbox Mistakes that Cripple Your Productivity (And How to Fix Them)

In average, people spend up to 6 hours a day dealing (more or less successfully) with emails. Let this sink in a little bit. Six. Freakin’. Hours. You realise how crazy that is, right? 

By nipping bad habits in the bud and starting new ones, you’ll free up so much time you’ll feel like your days are a few hours longer. So here are some oh so common inbox mistakes I'd like you to stop doing right now, and how to fix them.