Archive for the ‘Pocket Change’ Category

Pocket Change – Samsung Note — Looks really cool

February 10th, 2012 by Gallagher John No Comments

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I have to admit this looks really cool.  Looks like AT&T first, though in the US.  I would just go ahead and buy spare stylus’ right off the bat!!!  I am looking to reduce # of tools I carry.  Would still need to carry my iPod with this, though.

What do you think?  Would you buy one? 

Pocket change – Cool Gadget for iPad

December 31st, 2011 by Gallagher John 1 Comment

Now, if I only had an iPad!!  On my list for 2012…

 

How to get back 3 billion hours of productivity in America

January 26th, 2011 by Gallagher John 4 Comments

“The standard 1040 form now comes with an instruction booklet that is 172 pages long. Each year, Americans spend 6.1 billion hours preparing their taxes. That is the equivalent of 3 million people working full time. By simplifying the code, we can free people to work on more productive pursuits — growing the economy, generating income and helping to close the deficit”  – USA Today 1/26/11

If we apply Lean principles and cut out half the waste (definitely achievable), we would cut 3 billion hours of waste out of Americans’ time, giving us more time to spend with families, and be more productive on value-added activities.

How many hours do YOU spend preparing your taxes?

Embedding a YouTube video into a WordPress post

October 8th, 2010 by Gallagher John No Comments

This was a helpful post recently when I was attempting to embed my video blog post recently.

How to embed a YouTube video into a WordPress post

If you don't plan your time, someone else will – Time Blocking

March 20th, 2010 by Gallagher John No Comments

Priority Management is critical. Time Blocking is a great tool taught to me by Building Champions. This article in Fast Company simply reinforces the use of that tool.

“If you don’t manage your priorities and time, everyone and everything else will!”Coach Raymond Gleason