Christopher Lewis's Posts

Five Ways to Make Your Workload Less Stressful

Your email inbox is overflowing, you’ve got a day full of meetings, you didn’t finish that research yesterday, and you’ve got that presentation due in two days. Sound familiar? I’ve had a few of these days, so set about finding ways to manage my workload better. The overarching approach to how I manage my workload is to trust in my decisions and create positive habits. 

Here are the top five ways I made my workload more manageable and less stressful; And I became more productive as a result!

1. Gmail is your best friend!

I appreciate you may not be using Gmail, so here’s my first tip; if you can, switch now.

A cluttered inbox always leads me to distraction, but having a well-managed inbox helps reduce stress and frees up headspace.

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How to be positive at work and make your life easier

This isn’t the typical type of post you might find on Distilled’s blog. I’ve always been a glass half full person but the honest answer is that my positive attitude is a result of listening, learning, testing and being open to the world. I’m going to give you my approach to being positive at work.

It didn’t happen overnight; it took time and practice. You’ve got to want to be positive!

The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.

Roy T. Bennett

I’m going to tell you the things I do, hopefully, you’ll want to try a few!


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