How is it possible to get more done in the new year (without working day and night)?
Today’s blog article is a guest post courtesy of Jacqueline Franklin, Founder of Coach2Growth. Coach2Growth helps executives, corporate leaders and business leaders grow by capitalizing on their strengths and innate abilities to lead and partner. Jacqueline is a valued member of my inner circle of trusted colleagues.
1. Just say “yes, and….” Accept new projects and meeting requests with boundaries and alternatives. When someone asks you to take on a project or attend a meeting, respond with phrasing like, “Gee, Ryan, I’d love to help, and because I couldn’t possibly give this project its due attention right now, let’s talk about how to structure it over time to ensure the greatest likelihood of success.”