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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.

22 Sep

Take a break early during the day


Datum: 2021-09-22 15:56

You cannot just work, work, work, work all the time. You need breaks as well to rest and recover. The question is ...

20 Sep

The real advantage of the next step


Datum: 2021-09-20 18:38

In order to progress in a project or with a more extensive task, we make sure to always have a next step clearly defined. It might sound obvious. But do we always adhere to this simple rule? This is particularly useful ...

16 Sep

Write the email now and have it sent when it suits you


Datum: 2021-09-16 12:45

Have you ever had to work very late one night and right after finally sending those last emails that have been hanging over your head a few hours past midnight the thing you least expected happens - someone responds straight away?

Use this function to ...

15 Sep

No more unnecessary waiting


Datum: 2021-09-15 13:00

If you are an ”eager beaver” such as myself, then you do not like being ...

13 Sep

Why you need a physical inbox


Datum: 2021-09-13 14:08

If you never ever handle physical papers in your work, you can stop reading this structure tip now. You can also consider yourself lucky to be ...

08 Sep

How do you distract yourself?


Datum: 2021-09-08 12:17

As most of you know, one way to easily get distracted at work is to do many things simultaneously or to switch tasks often. The phenomena is commonly referred to as ...

23 Aug

Ms Zeigarnik and the loose ends


Datum: 2021-08-23 14:24

When we are speaking of having ”too much going on right now”, we are most often actually referring to all the loose ends we still have to tie up. These are half-finished projects, half-done improvement initiatives and ideas we have not yet fully implemented or realized. We have the feeling of ...

31 May

They settle it in Fight Club


Datum: 2021-05-31 13:41

Annette had multiple managers that gave her tasks to perform. They all wanted her to ...

10 May

How available is available enough?


Datum: 2021-05-10 14:20

If you are in some kind of managing or leading position it might feel important to be as available to those you manage or ...

12 Apr

A model for delegating which includes a waiting reward


Datum: 2021-04-12 16:01

When I held a course in structure in Trollhättan, Sweden, not too long ago, one of the participants shared a trick which I thought was quite ingenious, different and fun. I am therefore glad to pass it on and share it with you today ...

22 Mar

One place for every thing


Datum: 2021-03-22 12:52

We need more than our computer, phone and papers to do our work. Other tools are important too, such as ...

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