To Be Productive Blog Makes Best of the Web List

In November 2009, the To Be Productive blog ( was honored with their addition to Best of the Web Blog List under the category for business management.

On November 21, 2009, the administrator for the To Be Productive blog was notified the blog at was added to the Best of the Web Blog List under the category for business management. The To Be Productive blog contains information on team-building, meeting management, problem solving, customer service, goal setting, time management, employee recognition, and much more.

This blog was started in April 2008 by Shirley Fine Lee, author of "R.A!R.A! A Meeting Wizard's Approach", along with three other North Texas consultants who offer coaching and training. These four blog contributors have written books and are recognized management coaches and consultants. Besides Ms. Lee, other regular blog contributors include Deborah Arvin (author of "The Management Map: Navigation Tools for the New Manager"), George Hendley (a contributor to the book "Meditations for the Road Warrior") and Carl Youngberg (author of "Make Yourself Matter: Become Your Own Best Asset") . Each week, one of these consultants post something related to productivity or leadership issues and encourage comments and additional tips from readers. Other well-known consultants and authors also guest write for this blog.

For the remainder of 2009, the To Be Productive blog is running a comments contest to encourage readers to help others who want to become more effective and productive both personally and professionally by providing their own tips. Contest rules and information about prizes are provided through a link in the upper right corner of the blog. The blog also has a 2bproductive Twitter account so readers can choose to find out about new posts by following the blog there.

The To Be Productive blog has postings related to leadership, attitude, economy, communication, productivity, motivation, environment, change, stress, quality, training and other issues facing business professionals. The many contributors of To Be Productive are pleased that the blog meets the standards set for a business management listing on Best of the Web.