My Productivity Systems 2020

How do you go from struggling to a highly productive professional? The answer is fairly simple–use productivity tools on a daily basis. These tools have helped me immensely in organizing and jotting down ideas for my business and in my private life, too. Let me share some tools that I know and personally recommend. Remember, […]

Creative Research: Connecting the Dots using Mind Maps

Research is a big part of life. Even if it isn’t a part of your job, you will still have times in life where collecting information on a topic can give you an advantage in making decisions or preparing for your next move. In my own life, I research new tools, work concepts, topics for […]

Single Source of Truth: What it is, and why your business needs one

When a business is small or just starting out, the employees can get away with working in isolation with different productivity and planning tools, and even different ways of looking at conditions of the business. Although these situations aren’t ideal, the downsides don’t show as much until the organization grows or becomes more complex.

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1500 vs. Raven Scanner – A Worthy Competitor?

Raven vs ix1500

The new Fujitsu Scansnap iX1500 scanner is the successor to the long-time favorite ix500, which has had little competition until now. That is until recently when a company from Houston, Texas reached out to me to review their new Raven Scanner. Is this scanner a worthy competitor?