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.

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, ...

20 Jun

Five ways to sort things

Date: 2017-06-20 18:10 Comments: 0

A central aspect to structure, and perhaps what people associate the word ”structure” with the most, is ...

20 Jun

Leave a loose end consciously

Date: 2017-06-20 18:09 Comments: 0

Sometimes we have tasks that need to get done soon but which we for some reason tend not to prioritize and instead ...

20 Jun

We work better together with the right music

Date: 2017-06-20 18:02 Comments: 0

The fact that our physical environment influences how easy or difficult we perceive our work to be, is well known. One tricky aspect of this ...

20 Jun

Imitate!

Date: 2017-06-20 18:01 Comments: 0

Do you know someone, be it a close friend or an acquaintance, who gives the impression of being tremendously structured? The person always ...

20 Jun

Take shorter aim when things are changing quickly

Date: 2017-06-20 18:00 Comments: 0

Many years ago I was at an orienteering-camp and we did an exercise one morning that was more difficult than I had anticipated, and which was quite ...

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