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How To Keep Productivity High When Motivation Is Low

How To Keep Productivity High When Motivation Is Low

A four-step plan for conquering inevitable lulls.

Are  you a highly motivated individual and often have no problem when it comes to getting work done. However, eventually we all go through periods when our energy is at an all-time-low, we feel disconnected from the work we’re doing and would rather be on vacation, or in bed watching Netflix, than in the office. Here are four pieces of advice on keeping productivity high when motivation is low.

  1. Create to-do lists when energized.

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How to start your Business Online in 7 Steps

How to start your Business Online in 7 Steps

How to start your Business Online in 7 Steps

 

Follow this plan for attracting visitors to your small business’ site and getting them to buy from you.

There is a proven sequence of steps you can follow to guarantee your success when you’re starting a small business online. I’ve seen thousands of people start and grow successful businesses by doing the following:

  • Find a need and fill it.
  • Write copy that sells.
  • Design and build an easy-to-use website.
  • Use search engines to drive traffic to your site.
  • Establish an expert reputation for yourself.
  • Follow up with your customers and subscribers with email.
  • Increase your income through back-end sales and upselling.
  • Anyone, from newbie to seasoned online entrepreneur, can benefit from this process in learning how to start a business online.

Step 1: Start a business that fills a need.

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How to start an online store  in South Africa

How to start an online store in South Africa

Even though ecommerce only makes up one percent of retail sales in South Africa, it’s still a big and booming industry. You may want to start selling your wares online, or have a great idea for a store. Question is, where do you even get started?

Starting an online store is actually quite easy, but maintaining it is another beast altogether. It’s not just about slapping a plug-in onto a WordPress site and going for it. As is the case with any company, there are a few more steps to take into account when making your dream store.

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e-Agriculture – Drones Transforming Africa agriculture

e-Agriculture – Drones Transforming Africa agriculture

The African Union, High Level Panel on Emerging Technologies (APET) and NEPAD have published a report entitled, Drones on the horizon: Transforming Africa’s Agriculture. The report explains how drones are a vital part of precision agriculture and how drones can be used to provide detailed and on-demand data that support decision making by farmers in Africa.

The publication of this report is the second high-level commitment by AU to the use of drones in agriculture across the continent. Earlier this year, the African Union’s Executive Council requested the AU and Member States to harness drones for agriculture. In the widely celebrated decision, the council stated;

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AWS IoT services for industrial, consumer, and commercial solutions

AWS IoT services for industrial, consumer, and commercial solutions

There are billions of devices in homes, factories, oil wells, hospitals, cars, and thousands of other places. With the proliferation of devices, you increasingly need solutions to connect them, and collect, store, and analyze device data. AWS IoT provides broad and deep functionality, spanning the edge to the cloud, so you can build IoT solutions for virtually any use case across a wide range of devices. Since AWS IoT integrates with AI services, you can make devices smarter, even without Internet connectivity. Built on AWS, which is used by industry-leading customers around the world, AWS IoT can easily scale as your device fleet grows and your business requirements evolve. AWS IoT also offers the most comprehensive security features so you can create preventative security policies and respond immediately to potential security issues.
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How to achieve business automation success

How to achieve business automation success

As organizations strive for excellence in both process and operations, it is very important to use the right tools based on business priorities. But, having the right tools is just one layer to the foundation for business automation success and process excellence. It is equally important to have the right partner. Together, the right tools paired with the right partner set the stage for successful digital transformation.
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