Personal Productivity, Energizing Habits & Lifestyle Design Hacks For Business Leaders
Carl-Henrik Söderstrom, Business Leader
Productivity Insights From A Real Business Leader
Hello, my name is Carl and this is my notepad for personal productivity improvement insights. Over the years, I have taken on several simultaneous job roles and achieved substantial productivity improvement not just for myself, but also for my business of over 200 people. I read a lot of business books and have tested and tried most personal productivity hacks and tools.
My aim is to provide you, busy knowledge work person or business leader, with reality checked tools and advice on how to improve your personal productivity. I hope you enjoy my insights on how to:
- Master Distractions
- Achieve Big Goals
- Get Energized
He’s a productivity expert, a management guru who’s worked for the largest logistics firm in the world, a former member of an elite commando task unit, and a Swedish rock star.Tony Stubblebine
Most Recent Productivity Hack
- Effective habits and how to guides.
- Research and real life stories.
- Tips, tools and helpful resources.
I am currently reading a great book on goal setting by Matthew Michalewicz called Life in half a second. The book is a step by step instruction on goal setting and I am currently ticking off all of the action items proposed in the book one by one.read more
I just tried the concept of a mini-retirement, meaning that you take out part of your retirement before you are actually retired. It was essentially a paternity leave I had with my son for three months, but where my whole family took the car through Europe down to the “Costa del sol” (sun coast) in southern Spain.
The trip was like being newborn again and here are some of the “hard” outcomes:read more
In my day job as a business leader and P&L owner with accountability of over 200 people, I get A LOT of emails from customers, direct reports, suppliers and managers every hour. I am essentially right in the middle of the email communication hub between all these parties. I have read about, tried and tested most email management methods out there. A lot of the advice propose systems with lists and folders that complicates my work more than it helps. Here are my insights on how to best deal with email.read more
There are only so many hours in the day and in order to make progress that matter on the important project(s), you have to learn to say no faster and with grace. Make sure you really understand what you have to give up if you say yes.read more
If your days are successful and your life is made up of days, your life should also be successful as a result, right. I believe that just as the take-off and landing are the most critical parts of flying, the rituals you install going to bed and waking up can be the difference between an enjoyable journey or a crash and burn.read more