Business

How Small Businesses Can Improve Their Communication System

By | Oct 1, 2016 at 10:30 am

Strong communication, both internal and external, is the key to an organization’s success. A study by McKinsey Global Institute reveals that the productivity of an organization with connected employees can improve by 20 to 25 percent. This means the organizations can potentially increase their revenues…

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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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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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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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12 Bite-Sized Tips to Increase Your Team’s Productivity

By | Nov 5, 2015 at 10:00 pm

You at a crossroads – you seem to be doing all right as a manager, but your team is not on top of the performance scale. The pressure mounts as the deadlines approach, but the pile of work doesn’t seem to reduce. You might be facing a…

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Tips for Maximizing Productivity and Knocking Out Your To-Do Lists

By | Nov 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm

To-do lists are supposed to be helpful, but if you’re doing all you can to keep your startup operating in a more sustainable way, the mere act of creating those aforementioned lists may seem like too much of a hassle. Fortunately, there are several…

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5 Essential Productivity Tools for Freelancers

By | Nov 4, 2015 at 5:00 pm

As a freelancer, your time is your most valuable asset. How much work you do, how many clients have, and your overall output depend on how you use and manage your time. This is why being productive and making the most of every minute…

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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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4 Strategies for Maximizing Your Daily Productivity

By | Nov 1, 2015 at 10:56 am

Time is a very precious commodity. All we want to do is to make sure that we do the best work in the least amount of time. Time for most people is money. Wasting time for them is like wasting an opportunity to make…

Productivity

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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Workplace Communications is Evolving…Where will the conversation take you?

By | Oct 27, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Most of us still work in environments where email is king, but several workplace shifts are driving a transformation in business collaboration as we know it—including the rise of today’s remote workforce. This phenomenon is increasing the need for team communication tools that fit the unique workstyles…

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The Best Tools for Improving Employee Engagement

By | Oct 24, 2015 at 10:00 pm

To run an efficient business, companies must have employees that do more than simply complete tasks. Any digital system can ensure that objectives are reached according to specifications, but human involvement creates results that are unique, passionate, and engaging to consumers. In order to…

Productivity

How To Operate Your Business More Efficiently With Technology

By | Oct 12, 2015 at 4:10 pm

Smart decisions about technology can help you operate your business more efficiently and reduce costs. But before you make decisions about using technology, you need a clear understanding of how your business operates. Every company should document all of the tasks they perform to…

Productivity

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…