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Productivity Tips: Using Technology

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Get tips for minimizing technology-based distractions and leveraging tools and features to make the most of your workday.

Technology can be both a boon to productivity and a major time sink. In this installment of the Productivity Tips series, productive leadership author and speaker Dave Crenshaw helps you get comfortable with technology and explains how to leverage particular tools and features to make the most of your workday. Discover how to use social media more sensibly, clear your mind by incorporating note-taking apps into your workflow, and reduce digital interruptions. Dave also shares tips for avoiding multitasking while on the road, remaining engaged during video meetings, and determining when to invest in updated tech.


  • Leveraging technology for time management
1. Technology Tips
  • Get comfortable with technology
  • Creating your digital-free zone
  • Sensible social media use
  • Make technology investments to gain time
  • Clearing your mind with note-taking apps
  • Productive web browser tips
  • Staying engaged in video meetings
  • Regaining focus with reminders
  • How to stop ignoring recurring reminders
  • Productive passwords
  • Reduce digital interruptions
  • Have a data backup plan
  • Adapt your favorite productivity app
  • Avoid multitasking while driving
  • When to upgrade and update technology
  • Next steps

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