Year for Productivity; Session 6: Calendars – As Old as Time, as New as Tomorrow

Now that we are past the Mayan Calendar scare of 2012, we can talk about the use of calendars in productivity without looking at the date and wondering when the world will end. The problem is that writers on productivity … Continue reading

Six Thinking Hats Off for the Week

Here at Kennesaw State, we in the Sturgis Library have just started a professional development reading group.  Our first book was on neither librarianship nor education, nor even on leadership.  It wasn’t one of the year’s hot new books, either. … Continue reading

Year for Productivity: Session 5: It’s all about the P’s: Paper, Productivity and Pomodoro

Paper as a productivity tool?  Really?  In this day and age of super connected mobility with online resources? Believe it or not, paper still has a great deal to offer to our productivity toolbox. Kevin Purdy, in a LifeHacker Top … Continue reading