Welcome to part two of our 5 part series focused on leaning out your business so you can create the space needed to level up. After you have spent time leaning out your physical workspace, the second step is to lean out your digital workspace. The digital workspace often gets forgotten about, but now that we're quarantining at home, this is the perfect time to get organized and set yourself up for success.
Anything you can simplify in your business is a form of eliminating waste, and as we know, time = money! So, let's look at how to apply lean concepts to your digital workspace.
When you get on your device(s), is it easy or difficult to:
Is your workspace set up for maximum productivity or maximum distraction?
How does your digital workspace make you feel?
The little things that slow us down are not only a time waster, but they're a productivity and motivation killer. With so much going on, it's easier to get distracted. So, taking the time to eliminate anything stopping you from achieving your goals will make a huge impact on your business.
In our last post, we introduced the concept of 5S, a workplace organization method. Although originally intended for physical workspaces, primarily in the manufacturing space, we love to apply the concepts to your digital workspace as well.
Start with solving for your biggest pain points and the things you and your team use the most often. After that, delete anything you no longer need , and simplify, organize, and systematize the rest.
External – Your Digital Footprint
We'd love to celebrate your progress with you - share your experience leaning out your digital workspace with us in the Lean Out Circle Facebook group!
Keep the positive momentum going and move from physical and digital to the systems you have in place. Stay tuned for part 3 in the series where we walk you through how to lean out your systems.
As always, you can catch the replay of our live video reviewing your digital workspace right here in the Lean Out Circle Facebook group.
Known as the "Business Optimizer", Crista has the ability to quickly cut through the noise and focus on optimizing the core things that will make the biggest impact RIGHT NOW to grow and scale your business. As a lean business consultant, she specializes in helping businesses gain clarity and focus through strategy, planning, and lean practices. She is the creator of the Lean Out Method and the 90-Day Lean Out Planner, and is also the founder of the global accessories brand Criscara Jewelry.
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