For business development intros make sure that the person is in the relevant role. Find a few people who could be right, and check their relationship on LinkedIn.
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Do not refresh or check for new messages, or have email opened all the time. It will kill your productivity. Establish specific hours for doing emails of different types.
Create and manage your schedule in a calendar. Use time blocks for different types of calls, meetings, heads-down work and even email, family time and workouts.
Never add new tasks in front of the queue, add them to the bottom. Complete what you are doing first.
Prioritize and only do what matters. Avoid busy work and going in all directions. Say no to stuff that won’t move the needle.