Productivity Tip: Limit Your Phone Time

Phone calls can be a huge time waster for all of us. It really is amazing how time goes by so quickly while chatting.

Ever been here before?

You get a call from a client of co-worker to take about the project you are working on…
You answer their questions…

Next thing, the conversation take a stage left to talking about the weekend or about the game last night.

You finish up the call and next thing you know its been 30-60 minutes!

We all have someone that sucks up time now and then.

Now I’m not much of a phone person for this exact reason.

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Matthew O'Brien

With over 20 years of experience in the digital media world, Matthew has worked for and with Fortune 500 businesses and has built companies from the start-up stage to exit strategy. He recently helped develop a data insight engine to bridge the gap between search, social, and mobile marketing to maximize the visibility, relevancy, and predictive success of online businesses.

Matthew is the founder of MINT Social, an award-winning digital marketing company that accelerates online marketing results to help businesses get found and thrive online. 

Matthew has developed an educational curriculum for Universities on social media for businesses, is a founding board member of the Arizona Innovation Marketing Association (AZIMA), a board member of HeroZona Foundation and on the advisory board (Vinnies) for St. Vincent de Paul - Phoenix.  Matthew is a mentor with ASU Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group, a speaker on social media and digital marketing, and is a subject matter expert with many online portals.

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