interruption management

Specify A Time To Return and Make Phone Calls

Specify A Time To Return and Make Phone Calls

Constant phone interruptions can break up even the most dedicated workflow. However, you can solve this by setting aside a specific time each day to return and make your calls. Productivity blogger John Cox has more: Folks will leave you messages. Return those messages at a set time. Try to…

Make Your Vacuum Cleaner Last Longer

Make Your Vacuum Cleaner Last Longer

Your vacuum cleaner doesn’t need much to keep it going, but if you want to keep it around for as long as humanly possible, you’ll want to read wikiHow’s detailed list of tips for maintenance. Keeping the various removable parts clean as well as replacing parts before they break is…

Do You Sign The Back Of Your Credit Cards?

Do You Sign The Back Of Your Credit Cards?

One of the most common ways to guard yourself against credit card misuse is to sign the back of your card, so that merchants can check the signature on your card with that on your ID. Right? Well, maybe not. According to financial blog The Tao of Making Money, the…