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No Going Back On Electricity Tariff Hike, Says Government, NERC

No Going Back On Electricity Tariff Hike, Says Government, NERC

The Federal Government and the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday dashed the hope of many Nigerians as they said there is no going back on the 45 per cent increase in electricity tariff. Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola and the Acting Chairman, NERC, Dr. Anthony Akah, disclosed this yesterday during […]

10 Habits That Can Only Improve Your Day

10 Habits That Can Only Improve Your Day

Successful people make specific choices that enhance their day, making them more capable and productive. Not all of these choices are universal: Some successful people walk to work in order to think clearly, while many of us must commute miles to the office out of necessity. Yet, many successful people’s habits can be appropriated by […]

How Millennials Are Redefining The Workplace

How Millennials Are Redefining The Workplace

Despite some strides in achieving workplace equality, only 21 women helm the world’s largest corporations today, according to a survey released by the Rockefeller Foundation. Judith Rodin, president of the Rockefeller Foundation, announced a campaign to change that today at the Forbes Women’s Summit. “null ,” said Rodin. She acknowledged there’s a lot of work to be done […]

How to Free Yourself from the Tyranny of Email

How to Free Yourself from the Tyranny of Email

Email is a fantastically useful tool. How else could we so easily communicate with people across time zones and all around the world? What else enables such prompt communication and increases the amount of instantaneous information and updates available to us at any given moment? But since email has become so central to the professional […]

How to Stop Multitasking and Start Speed Dating Your Tasks Instead

How to Stop Multitasking and Start Speed Dating Your Tasks Instead

We all have a dozen things that need to get done at once, so we multitask. But research is pretty much unanimous: Multitasking is less productive than singletasking, and it actually degrades your cognitive functions across the board. The first thing to go? Your ability to assess whether or not you’re actually being productive. But […]

11 Ways to Beat Procrastination

11 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Procrastination strikes everyone, and once it gets ahold of you, it can be very difficult to shake it off. When you imagine a highly productive person, you likely think of someone who focuses effortlessly on the job and never succumbs to procrastination. You know, the type who can sit on the ground in a subway […]

5 Ways to Stop Being Busy and Start Being Effective

5 Ways to Stop Being Busy and Start Being Effective

We all are too busy. There is no doubt about that. Thanks to internet and smart phones, everybody is available all the time. However, did you ever notice that the people who constantly mention that they are very busy are in fact the least effective ones? Being very busy is not an indicator of being […]

Being Smart Won’t Make You a Top Producer

Being Smart Won’t Make You a Top Producer

I don’t need smart people around me. The banks failed and they are filled with smart people. Who I need are people that take action. How can you be a person that takes action? You don’t need a Ph.D. from MIT. You don’t need to have a lot of money. You don’t even need to […]

16 Bad Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity

16 Bad Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity

Being more productive is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day. While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you’re not sabotaging yourself with bad habits. Following are 16 things you should stop doing right now to become more […]

8 Ways Successful People Beat Procrastination

8 Ways Successful People Beat Procrastination

Everyone procrastinates. Even the most successful people struggle with it every day. But successful people do something that most of us don’t — they push past it. They don’t make excuses or allow it to affect their output. They come up with smart, actionable strategies to break past mental barriers and stay productive. Here are […]

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