Productivity

5 Easy Steps to Boost Remote Team Productivity

By | Aug 5, 2016 at 10:15 am

It was inevitable. As digital communication became easier and more sophisticated, elements of the workforce began to work remotely. By the end of the last decade, about 34 million entrepreneurs and employees worked from home. This year, according to Forester Research, that number will…

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Stop Feeling Overwhelmed with This One Productivity Hack

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 1:24 pm

As you build your companies, your careers, your families, your communities, and yourselves, you will at one point or another find yourself overwhelmed. We see it in the startup world often, but the advice is usually to hustle more, put in more hours, or…

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Manage Your Freelance Business Better with These Tools

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 9:21 pm

Let’s admit it – we often want to be taken more seriously as freelancers. While telecommuting and remote jobs are on the steady rise, some folks still think of freelancers as a more affordable, less professional substitution to hiring an agency. Let’s break that…

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8 Work Productivity Tips That You Can Actually Use

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Whether you’re an employer or employee, productivity should be at the forefront of your mind when at work. As an employee, the feeling of productivity can be extremely rewarding. As an employer, you’re probably aware of the damage that a lack of productivity can…

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10 Sites to Help Students to Write Better Essays

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 11:00 pm

Summer is underway but the fall school semester is peaking over the horizon. Or, if you’re one of those unlucky students attending summer school, you’re right in the thick of it. Either way, there’s a good chance you have to write an essay. And…

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How the 5-Hour Rule Can Positively Impact Your Career

By | Jul 14, 2016 at 10:15 am

When it comes to career advancement, seeing what makes a difference in your career development can make or break your professional success. Adaptability and your reliable productivity boosts all play a role in helping you continue advancing in your career, but what else can…

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Here’s What You Really Need to Do to Tackle Big Projects

By | Jul 11, 2016 at 11:00 am

Tackling large projects can make or break your work productivity. If you want to truly be productive and be able to tackle your most challenging projects at work, here’s the one skill that you truly need to master. Forget Productivity – Boost the Psychology…

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These Chrome Extensions Will Make You More Productive

By | Jun 24, 2016 at 6:00 pm

The most popular browser available on both desktop and smartphone is Google Chrome – and for good reason. Research shows that Chrome has more than 65 percent active users of the total amount of desktop browser users, improving and adding new features to help increase the…

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Study: Social Media Both Helps and Hurts the Workplace

By | Jun 23, 2016 at 3:54 pm

Social media has impacted almost every facet of our daily lives. From getting our news and current events to improving mental health and interacting almost instantly with others, no matter the distance – social media has an important impact on how we view communication…

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Is Slack Killing Work Productivity?

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Work productivity is often a hot topic for those looking to have a more productive day. From having the right work environment, to having solid work habits to start your day off on the right foot, having the right tools in place can help…

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7 Calendar Tips for Startups

By | May 31, 2016 at 11:00 am

I once had the pleasure of hearing Lou Gerstner, former CEO of IBM, speak. Something he said stuck in my head: “Never let anyone own your schedule.” It’s simple, it’s obvious, yet it’s genius. Over the years, whenever I didn’t follow this advice, I was stressed and…

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Eliminate ‘Half-Work’ and Other Time Management Tips

By | May 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm

While all of us have just 24-hours a day and need at least 7-8 hours of sleep to stay healthy and stove off stress, some entrepreneurs seem to advance more rapidly with their business. Their secret – efficient time management.  It’s an incredibly vital…

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Here’s How To Improve Productivity On-the-Go

By | May 11, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Entrepreneurs and employees alike are increasingly moving towards mobile working. Gone are the days when we’re confined to an office and a desktop computer – much of today’s business is conducted on-the-go with the help of apps and devices. However, being constantly on-the-go can…

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5 Productivity Hacks to Manage Your Finances

By | May 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm

As an entrepreneur, dealing with finances is a big part of the job. As money is a huge focus in business, it can make it difficult to squeeze every ounce of productivity out of each day, especially when you are faced with frustrating time wasters and distractions….

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What RescueTime Taught This Company About Productivity

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 4:09 pm

Despite it being part of the business culture for as long as we can remember, productivity is still a relevant hot-button topic. There’s a number of studies and articles on the market about how to boost and increase your own productivity for work, but…

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Study: The Key to Productivity Is Change and Experimentation

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Everyone has hit the wall at work before. Whether it’s struggling to finish a project or just finding the motivation to sit down at your desk, productivity is an elusive mistress. But one researcher may have found the key to getting off your butt and…

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7 Free Tools to Increase Productivity

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 8:00 pm

In the world of startups, time off can be quite elusive. Working all the time has become the norm and maximizing each minute has become a necessity. And if you are tired of struggling through a never-ending list of tasks, the use productivity tools could be your saving grace. Whether…