Productivity

How to Decrease Employee Procrastination

By | Jun 13, 2016 at 10:15 am

A staggering 64 percent of employees surveyed in a recent study admitted to wasting time at the office on non-work related activities on a daily basis. What’s more surprising is that the average amount of time wasted among this group was 2.09 hours, which…

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Why the 8-Hour Workday Isn’t the Answer

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 4:40 pm

For those invested in modern-day business, it’s crucial to understand how marketplace trends affect how that business is conducted daily. But beyond digital trends and social media etiquette, overall business production habits have a great effect on how that success will affect your business….

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The Data on Staying Focused at Work [Infographic]

By | May 31, 2016 at 5:00 pm

You’re in Writing 101. College or high school, it doesn’t matter. What’s the first icebreaker you pick when you turn the student next to you? If you’re me, it’s a joke about how you wrote the entire essay you’re holding now over the last hour and…

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Productivity Tips To Push You Through the Workday Slump

By | May 20, 2016 at 11:45 am

Let’s be honest – being productive as an employee can be challenging sometimes. Whether you’re more of a morning or a night person, we’re all susceptible to falling into the trap of the midday slump. Thankfully, there are ways to get around that. Here…

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Forget Time Management; Productivity Comes Down to Mind Management

By | May 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm

There are several ways to approach the issue of increasing productivity. With new studies, tactics, and think pieces being published on the topic, it can be hard to decipher what will be most effective for you. In his Medium post, David Kadavy writes that…

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7 Tools to Increase Employee Productivity

By | May 16, 2016 at 6:00 pm

As an employer, you obviously want to see increased productivity in your employees. But, there is so much more to it than just piling more work on them. In fact, giving them more work can actually have the opposite effect, and make them less…

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How Virtual Reality Can Boost Your Productivity at Work

By | May 11, 2016 at 10:22 am

Even though virtual reality is still a budding industry, it’s taken hold of the public imagination in a big way. It’s on major news networks and talk shows, and people are lining up to try the technology out at major retail locations. Most of…

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You Need to Eliminate These 4 Time-Wasting Habits

By | Apr 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm

You have a limited amount of time each day to cross all those pesky items of your seemingly endless to-do list. No matter how inspired you are, working on your project for 12+ hours a day will bring you more harm, rather than greatness….

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5 Simple Yet Effective Ways to Stay Focused

By | Apr 13, 2016 at 6:00 pm

How is your work day really going? Are you meeting your goals and growing your company, or are you consistently wishing that every day had a few more hours in it to meet your schedule demands. We get it – the more responsibility you…

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How to Hack Slack for Your Agile Team

By | Mar 2, 2016 at 3:35 pm

Slack is often called the fastest-growing business app ever. Having launched just two years ago, the cloud-based collaboration tool is already valued at $2.8 billion. It has more than 2.3 million active daily users, with 675,000 of them paying subscriptions for its premium services….

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7 Ways to Start Your Day Like an Entrepreneur

By | Jan 21, 2016 at 9:21 am

We’re seeing entrepreneurs, many of whom are relatively young Millennials, take their ideas and turn them into successful, thriving business, particularly in the technology world. While becoming a successful entrepreneur certainly requires great ideas and dedication, there are some small tweaks you can make…

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Top 5 Tips to Make Yourself More Productive

By | Nov 19, 2015 at 10:00 am

Have you ever felt that the people working around you in your workplace are able to work much more than you do? Do you ever feel like you are unproductive? If your answer is “yes”, you should not be embarrassed about this reality because…

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Productivity – Time to Say Goodbye to Procrastination

By | Nov 17, 2015 at 10:00 pm

You know, it’s easy to lose focus when there are so many other things happening around you that might require your attention. Maybe you get a phone call, a message, or email that pops in. Perhaps your colleagues keep asking you questions? It’s moments…

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Close Your Email and Get Some Work Done

By | Oct 31, 2015 at 8:00 pm

When I watch HBO’s Game of Thrones (which won a record 12 Emmy’s this year) I can’t help but think how much easier and less bloody this world would be if they weren’t relying on pigeon post. Many crises in Westeros could have been…

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Let’s Talk Startup SEO: 8 Ideas to Help You Get Noticed

By | Oct 30, 2015 at 9:00 pm

By now we, as startups, have all become completely obsessed with SEO. But, it definitely is something that can make our websites better, so we continue to follow this obsession until the bitter end. Since the letters SEO were first strung together, there has been…

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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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Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work

By | Oct 27, 2015 at 11:01 am

I recently watched a very informative TED Talk that really changed my outlook on work and productivity. The video features a speaker, John Fried, and his speech is entitled, “Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work”.  He makes some points in his talk that give…