Welcome to The Structure Blog!

At Stiernholm Consulting, we strongly believe that good structure strengthens productivity. This applies to us as individuals as well as for our organizations. Here, David Stiernholm, Struktör, shares his concrete tips on how to visualize, simplify and get more time for what is important.

09 Nov

Don’t have office sleepovers

Date: 2017-11-09 05:57 Comments: 0

We sometimes write notes. Well, most of us do anyway. We are on the phone and agree that we will do something, and to not forget it, we scribble it down on a piece of paper. We are in the middle of ...

26 Oct

Create a ”Go Fish”-corner

Date: 2017-10-26 11:16 Comments: 0

There are some things that we believe we need to do but which seldom get urgent enough for us to ...

11 Oct

Celebrate New Year's more often

Date: 2017-10-11 10:39 Comments: 0

Regardless what you think of New Year's resolutions, they are pretty common. And for good reason too. To many people ...

20 Sep

Choosing the right verb is essential

Date: 2017-09-20 08:04 Comments: 0

When we formulate what we have to do that we will not do immediately, a good way to appropriately ...

12 Sep

Remove the rabbit-hole-apps

Date: 2017-09-12 09:54 Comments: 0

Have you ever suddenly realized that you just spent much longer than you intended browsing the ...

29 Aug

Hit the breaks when the rush is over

Date: 2017-08-29 16:06 Comments: 0

Occasionally we have a deadline before which the workload seems to increase, and our working speed certainly does. For some, this ...

24 Aug

Make a quick voice note with RecUp

Date: 2017-08-24 06:53 Comments: 0

Brilliant ideas can appear at any time - often when we are doing something entirely different from ...

20 Jun

Make it clear what matters most

Date: 2017-06-20 19:46 Comments: 0

If you often have more to do than there is time for, you are letting too many tasks be ...

20 Jun

Silence! Action!

Date: 2017-06-20 19:45 Comments: 0

Let’s say you know something a colleague does not, and you want to teach the colleague how it is done. It does not have to be some complicated expert knowledge, but can ...

20 Jun

Clean up a mess when you stumble upon it anyway

Date: 2017-06-20 19:43 Comments: 0

Our storage spaces and the amount of materials we save there can get out of hand so easily. Suddenly there is more of everything everywhere ...

20 Jun

Save it for now without it becoming forever

Date: 2017-06-20 19:41 Comments: 0

When I a few weeks ago wrote about cleaning up amongst files when we are ”visiting” a folder anyway in one of these newsletters, and asked for readers’ suggestions of how to ...

20 Jun

Good structure can extend your life span

Date: 2017-06-20 19:40 Comments: 0

The most common positive effect of having improved their structure mentioned by my clients is that they now, after having refined their structure, ...

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