www.dyanwilliams.com
(612) 323-1859
dyan@dyanwilliams.com
FOCUS & FLOW
accomplishing more by
decluttering and single-taski...
FLOWFOCUS
Enjoy Process
Excel in Output
Copyright © 2013 Dyan Williams. All Rights Reserved.
Busyness + Multitasking
=
Blurred FOCUS
+
Reduced FLOW
Busyness
cramming
every task
into your day
to get it all
done
What causes
busyness?
too much to do
too much to avoid
What is the alternative
to busyness?
Decluttering
completing
key tasks in
your day to
get the right
things done
What are the basic steps
to decluttering?
Define
top
priorities
Make
deliberate
choices
DO list
v.
DON’T list
Take small,
specific
steps toward
big,
important/
creative
goals
Multitasking
Doing 2 or
more things
(that require
attention) at
one time
What causes
multitasking?
information
over(load/consumption)
interruptions &
distractions
What is the alternative
to multitasking?
Single-tasking
Doing 1 thing
(that requires
your attention)
at one time
What are the basic steps
to single-tasking?
Keep
your eye
on the
present
(& the
prize)
Unplug
from
technology
Plug in
with
purpose
Schedule
time
blocks
FOCUS & FLOW
accomplishing more by
decluttering and single-tasking
www.dyanwilliams.com
(612) 323-1859
dyan@dyanwilliams.c...
www.dyanwilliams.com
(612) 323-1859
dyan@dyanwilliams.com
Photo Credits
Slide 4: photo by Daniel Morris
http://www.flickr....
www.dyanwilliams.com
(612) 323-1859
dyan@dyanwilliams.com
Photo Credits
Slide 14: photo by forever digital
http://www.flic...
Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
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Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking

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Features basic steps to move from busyness to decluttering and from multitasking to single-tasking.

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Focus and flow: accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking

  1. 1. www.dyanwilliams.com (612) 323-1859 dyan@dyanwilliams.com FOCUS & FLOW accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking
  2. 2. FLOWFOCUS Enjoy Process Excel in Output Copyright © 2013 Dyan Williams. All Rights Reserved.
  3. 3. Busyness + Multitasking = Blurred FOCUS + Reduced FLOW
  4. 4. Busyness cramming every task into your day to get it all done
  5. 5. What causes busyness?
  6. 6. too much to do
  7. 7. too much to avoid
  8. 8. What is the alternative to busyness?
  9. 9. Decluttering completing key tasks in your day to get the right things done
  10. 10. What are the basic steps to decluttering?
  11. 11. Define top priorities
  12. 12. Make deliberate choices DO list v. DON’T list
  13. 13. Take small, specific steps toward big, important/ creative goals
  14. 14. Multitasking Doing 2 or more things (that require attention) at one time
  15. 15. What causes multitasking?
  16. 16. information over(load/consumption)
  17. 17. interruptions & distractions
  18. 18. What is the alternative to multitasking?
  19. 19. Single-tasking Doing 1 thing (that requires your attention) at one time
  20. 20. What are the basic steps to single-tasking?
  21. 21. Keep your eye on the present (& the prize)
  22. 22. Unplug from technology Plug in with purpose
  23. 23. Schedule time blocks
  24. 24. FOCUS & FLOW accomplishing more by decluttering and single-tasking www.dyanwilliams.com (612) 323-1859 dyan@dyanwilliams.com
  25. 25. www.dyanwilliams.com (612) 323-1859 dyan@dyanwilliams.com Photo Credits Slide 4: photo by Daniel Morris http://www.flickr.com/photos/danielmorris/275434941/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 6: photo by TJ Gehling http://www.flickr.com/photos/tjgehling/8799668811/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 7: photo by vilsekogen http://www.flickr.com/photos/vilseskogen/8256994215/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 9: photo by by USDA.gov http://www.flickr.com/photos/usdagov/5908589011/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 11: photo by Robert S Donovan http://www.flickr.com/photos/booleansplit/8335233141/sizes/n/in/photostream/ Slide 12: photo by dno1967b http://www.flickr.com/photos/dno1967b/8347363864/sizes/m/in/photostream Slide 13: photo by asmo23 http://www.flickr.com/photos/asmo23/3933402591/sizes/m/in/photostream/
  26. 26. www.dyanwilliams.com (612) 323-1859 dyan@dyanwilliams.com Photo Credits Slide 14: photo by forever digital http://www.flickr.com/photos/foreverdigital/2240673803/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 16: photo by zipckr http://www.flickr.com/photos/zipckr/3925513417/sizes/z/in/photostream/ Slide 17: photo by drinks machine http://www.flickr.com/photos/drinksmachine/8775465040/sizes/z/in/photostream/ Slide 19: photo by romainguy http://www.flickr.com/photos/romainguy/230416692/sizes/n/in/photostream/ Slide 21: photo by matt drobnick http://www.flickr.com/photos/drobnikm/523579259/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 22: photo by Gabriel Rocha http://www.flickr.com/photos/gabriel_rocha/3966728489/sizes/m/in/photostream/ Slide 23: photo by herbstkind http://www.flickr.com/photos/herbstkind/8790528338/sizes/m/in/photostream/

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