How to react to stock market declines : DO’s & DO NOT’s

It’s safe to say 2020 has started pretty rough. The Coronavirus seems to keep spreading, schools, businesses, and even some factories are shutting down. And on top of that, the stock market saw one of it’s biggest declines of the last decades, followed by extreme volatility.

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How to get things done fast: practical tips

Getting important stuff done quickly is the key to success. Whether you are a busy manager, business owner, entrepreneur or working towards other goals, getting the right things done on time is vital for you in order to succeed.

After reading this article, you will never say to yourself again: “I don’t have the time to do that. ” instead you will say “I give priority to that because …”

“Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.”

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How controlling your habits will push you forward

Nearly half of what we do daily happens on “auto-pilot”. Many routine tasks become habits. Like making coffee in the morning or pulling the handbrake when you park your car. Some habits are good, others are bad. Knowing how to control your habits can help you push forward.

” Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. ” ~ Jim Ryun

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5 great books to become more productive

Don’t we all want to improve our lives? With agenda’s being full and to-do lists getting longer, being able to achieve more in less time is definitely attractive. Luckily there have been many books written about productivity and self-improvement.

But, Before you decide to pick up a book, this might help as well.

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8 tips to achieve your goals

Do you ever wonder what successful people do and how they reach their goals? Would it be possible to figure out what successful people do differently?  And would it be possible to apply those things to our own lives?

Well, let’s find out.

” Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever. ” ~ Lance Armstrong

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5 effective ways to boost your productivity

Have you ever wondered how much more you could get done and how much time you would be able to free up if you could be a little bit more productive?

An increase in productivity could mean that you are 100% dedicated to a task without doing unnecessary things or getting distracted.

By realizing you are not always as productive as you would like to be and trying to improve, you’re already on the right track.

Here are 5 ways to boost your productivity.

“Nothing makes a person more productive than the last minute.”

1. Set short achievable deadlines

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The balance sheet: How to read

Key takeaways:

“The balance sheet is a snapshot of what a given company owns and owes at the time of reporting.”

The balance sheet is divided into two main halves: “assets” and “liabilities and shareholders’ equity”.

The first half will tell us what the company owns and the second half will show us what the company owes to creditors and shareholders. The two halves should always offset each other as every dollar in assets has been financed either by shareholders’ equity or by creditors (liabilities).

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