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All Blog Posts Tagged 'Productivity' (5)

Cardflow for iPad- Think of the Possibilities!

I recently became aware of an iOS app called Cardflow. I grew up using index cards for all sorts of tasks. The cards would be taped to walls as reminders or mind-maps/flow charts. Cards would be stuffed into pages of books as forms of annotations, and stacks of cards were created as flashcards. I was especially excited when stores stocked different colors, sizes, plain/lined/graphed, and containers to hold and sort them. These cards offered additional learning style supports when considering…

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Added by Erika J. Kluge on August 16, 2018 at 11:31am — 3 Comments

Essential Ability

              If you’re like me, productivity is often on your mind. As people with disabilities, I think that many of us struggle with this concept and think of true productivity as inaccessible to us. I know that this is something that has certainly crossed my mind numerous times, particularly when I was beginning my professional career. I believed that my disability got in the way of accomplishing many of the tasks I needed to complete on a daily basis and that this lack of productivity…

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Added by Joel on March 27, 2018 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

Desktop 101: Understanding How to Keep Your Web Browser Clutter Free and More Productive

I’m almost certain you all know what it is like to look at all the open tabs on your web browser and feel overwhelmed about clicking on the one you need currently, then finding the previous one you were looking at, or attempting to find another. Are you afraid to close some tabs because you won’t remember how to find the sites again?

Luckily, you are not alone if you have ever felt overwhelmed. Software developers have created some great features to de-clutter the tabs and…

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Added by Erika J. Kluge on March 15, 2018 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Slack- Replacing Email?

Slack is the “it” tool within the business industry for many organizations and individuals who have been plagued by the email conundrum. Deemed by some as the team communication tool for the 21st century, Slack is a collaboration and communication tool available on any device.

 

Calls:

Start a voice or video call in any Channel or Direct Message. Make one-on-one or group calls without needing to open another app or share invite…

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Added by Erika J. Kluge on May 15, 2017 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

The Email Conundrum: Does Email Increase or Decrease Productivity? Learn How to Make Email a More Efficient System-Part Two.

This is part two of a series of blog posts dedicated to addressing some of the challenges email can present in the work setting. The first in the series addressed the basic system and how to create more efficient methods. The second in the series will identify etiquette and proficiency in reading, replying to, and creating new messages. The last of the series will address how to “start over” with your current system if you are overwhelmed.

 

Email can be an efficient…

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Added by Erika J. Kluge on July 15, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

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