Advice for Productive Meetings from Jill Duffy

Jill Duffy is a journalist focusing on topics around productivity. She has contributed with her insights in our Productivity Book and recently answered three quick questions on my own productivity blog. Here she focuses on her favourite topic being productive meetings. In this video she explains a few tipps on how to prepare for a productive … Continue reading Advice for Productive Meetings from Jill Duffy

The financial Power of Carnival in Brazil

When looking at the business power of carnival we must be amazed: a McKinsey study in Germany many years ago calculated the financial impact of carnival for the city of Cologne alone to be several billion Euro annually, the figures in nearby Düsseldorf and Mainz will not be much smaller. A look into South American Brazil shows … Continue reading The financial Power of Carnival in Brazil

SEO Specialist Mandy McEwen on Digital Marketing

I have had the pleasure to speak to Mandy McEwen, SEO entrepreneur from California. She is a Digital Marketing Consultant and Founder of Mod Girl Marketing and she answered me Three Quick Questions on productivity topics: With the new year just started, could you share with us any New Year Resolutions with us you have … Continue reading SEO Specialist Mandy McEwen on Digital Marketing

The Power of Organisation by Você S/A magazine in Brazil

It is a real pleasure to announce that I was interviewed by the Brazilian Você S/A magazine. The main topic of their January edition is productivity. They asked a small number of Brazilian celebrities (executives, entrepreneurs, a singer, a TV chef…) how they aim to be productive and how they keep their busy schedules – the questions all … Continue reading The Power of Organisation by Você S/A magazine in Brazil

Quote of the Day from Tim Besser São Paulo

Asked about his stance on productivity Tim Besser answered: “For me, productivity is predominantly deciding on the right priorities at all times and having a streamlined and efficient way of organising things. I try to avoid going back and forth with lots of emails as there are other options that can be much quicker, for example … Continue reading Quote of the Day from Tim Besser São Paulo