The Right Ingredients

We know you’re juggling so many things in your life. You have to plan and think about work and keep track of your home! So how do you do it all? You do it with AT-A-GLANCE.

When you’re a baker, you’re always testing delicious, savory recipes while whipping up some new customer favorites. Your tools of the trade are in the kitchen. But you don’t just bake, you run a business. Continue reading The Right Ingredients

Combine Digital and Paper Planning Tools for the Best of Both Worlds

Planner and iPhone by koalazymonkey

Your paper and digital planning tools can combine to create a powerful hybrid planning system. The key to successfully using them is to capitalize on the strengths of each tool.

Digital tools offer a mechanical advantage. They simplify the management of planning data by making storage, collaboration and organization all easy, push-button processes. On the other hand, paper provides a more human experience, which compliments the personalized nature of planning. Paper and pen inspire creativity and emotionalism  perfect for defining and pursuing your dreams and goals.

Your reasons will differ for using a paper and digital planning system. Some do it by necessity—their business uses Microsoft Outlook but they still enjoy using a paper day planner. Others are evolutionary types who enjoy digital technology such as the iPhone, yet find planning more effective on paper.

Planning is never a one-size-fits-all process, so you must find which tools work best for your individual needs. Continue reading Combine Digital and Paper Planning Tools for the Best of Both Worlds

Creating a Home Office that Works for You

Home Office by Matthew Oliphant

By Lissa Cupp, vice president, e-Commerce & Consumer Marketing, ACCO Brands

Are you ready to start your dream business right from your own home? Or have you been given the flexibility to work remotely for your job? Whichever the case, the establishment of a functional home office is needed. Following are several things to consider in making sure your home office works for you: Continue reading Creating a Home Office that Works for You