Being focused in the workplace is taking center stage now that we are heading into the end of the year and 2014 is coming to close. However, with the onslaught of news and pings of social media calling your attention, staying focused is becoming more difficult in the workplace. This has resulted in many people learning to multi-task, which surprisingly, is not as productive as many would believe. Being “mentally present” is the key to being focused. According to a “Happiness” study by Mathew Killingsworth and Daniel Gilbert, letting the mind wander to other matters, will deter you from completing the actual task at hand. In this month’s issue, we have compiled a short list of tools that can help you finish this year off strong.
Whether you run a small business, medical practice, or organization, staying on top of your work is key to generating more revenue. Our goal here this summer is to save time because fundamentally, time is money and growth is good. Since your smart phone or tablet is with you at all times, why not embrace them this summer and see how they can save you time and money.