David Masters
David Masters is a professional blogger and ebook writer. You can find his books on Amazon and follow him on Twitter.
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  • Business
    Productivity
    How to Use the Getting Things Done (GTD) Productivity System8 preview gtd productivity system
    Do you ever forget to complete important tasks? Or do you feel like you're drowning in responsibilities? If so, you're not alone. Overwhelm is such a common phenomenon in today's world that productivity experts have developed systems for dealing with it. One of the most popular is Getting Things Done (GTD). Let's take a look at how it works—and how you can implement it in your own life.Read More…
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    Productivity
    How to Stay in Control of Your To-Do List7 preview control your to do list
    If you keep a to-do list you're on the right track, at least from a productivity perspective. So great job! But if your to-do list remains as long as your arm after a hard day's work, that's demoralizing. In this article, I'll show you why it's important to keep a to-do list, and how to manage your to-do list effectively.Read More…
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    Productivity
    The Farmville Guide to Productivity Gamification6 preview dont break the chain productivity
    FarmVille might only be a video game, but it somehow makes people extremely productive. They'll even set alarms in the middle of the night to check their farms and plant new crops. What's FarmVille's secret to making its users so "productive"? Could you use that secret to become more productive?Read More…
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    Productivity
    How Start Every Day with a Productive Mindset5 preview daily productive mindset
    "Start as you intend to continue," the saying goes, and wisely so. Begin your day with a productive mindset, and you'll find your whole day pans out well. That's why how you start your day is so important. In this tutorial, I'll show you how you can set the ball rolling in the right direction.Read More…
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    Productivity
    How to Stop Procrastinating and Start Working4 preview stop procrasting start working
    Do you frequently find yourself doing exactly what you shouldn't be doing during work hours? Have you ever logged onto Facebook "for five minutes," only to find yourself still there two hours later? Or spent an afternoon watching cat videos when you should have been working on a project? Procrastination can eat away at your work day and is a major problem for around 20% of people. So what can you do about it?Read More…
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    Productivity
    How to Be Happy and Get More Done3 preview be happy get more done
    How often have you uttered the phrase "I'll be happy when..."? On a small level, you might tell yourself you'll be happy when your work for the day is done. On a larger scale, you might reassure yourself you'll be happy once you've saved enough to take early retirement, or written a book, or visited Europe. But what if you could be happy right now, and get even more done because you're feeling good?Read More…
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    Productivity
    How to Maintain a Razor Sharp FocusPreview razor sharp focus productivity
    Do you find that you're easily distracted from the work you're meant to be doing? Don't worry - you're not alone. In this article, I'll give you tools to blitz distractions and make your focus razor sharp.Read More…
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    Productivity
    Overwhelming To-Do List? Here's How to Fix It1 preview overwhelming to do list
    "God gave us burdens, also shoulders." So says the Yiddish proverb. But with too many burdens, even the strongest shoulders can find it too much to bear. Having too much on your plate can leave you feeling overwhelmed, and worse, you don't even know where to start. You feel paralyzed. The good news is, you don't need to panic. In this article, I'll show you a way out of the overwhelm.Read More…
  • Business
    Communication
    How to Give Confident and Focused Presentations7 preview confident presentations
    You've probably heard that people are more afraid of speaking in public than they are of dying. Is this really true? Even if it's not true, most people have some level of fear about speaking in front of an audience. How can you give confident presentations when you'd rather not speak in public at all?Read More…
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    Communication
    Writing Speeches That Grab Your Audience from the Opening Sentence6 preview writing speaches to grab your audience
    Writing a presentation is a daunting task. You wonder: Will anybody listen to me? Will anyone remember the ideas I share? Can my presentation really make a difference? The answer to these questions is yes, yes and yes. That is, as long as you've got to grips with basic presentation skills and you give your presentation a solid structure. Let's look at the structure you can use in your presentations to grab attention from your opening line.Read More…
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    Communication
    Deliver Engaging Presentations Like Steve Jobs4 preview present like steve jobs
    Steve Jobs is widely recognized as having been one of the greatest communicators of our time. Millions of people around the world would tune in to see his keynote presentations for Apple. His captivating presence oozed charisma. To a large extent, his engaging style wasn't something Jobs was born with. It was a skill he learned. With that in mind, what can we learn from the way Steve Jobs gave presentations?Read More…
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    Communication
    Jump-Start Guide to Essential Business Presentation Skills1 preview jump start guide presentations
    In this article you'll discover what you must do to feel confident when you've set yourself the challenge of making a business presentation. Get a thorough introduction to the basic skills every effective public speaker uses. Read More…