A recent article on MSNs Business on Main talks about how to increase your productivity by managing your time better. We all know we should do this but for some reason it just never happens. In the article, Chris Brogan goes over some of the ways he manages his time each day. Like anything, it takes setting goals and sticking to them. You can’t just go through your day and expect to accomplish things without a plan in place. Home-based business owners can benefit the most from these tips as you are not held accountable by anyone but yourself. His tips include:

Zero-tolerance list

The rule of thirds

5 people to thank

Put it in writing

30 minutes of media

10 replies a day

See the full article here.