Productivity

10 Online Tools that Help Your Business Succeed

By | Sep 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Every day, someone is coming up with an idea for a business and hoping that they can turn it into one of the biggest successes in the country. Almost every successful big business was at one time a small business. The small business did things…

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How Mammoth Helped me Clean out my Evernote Junk Drawer

By | Aug 14, 2015 at 9:00 am

I started years ago using Evernote as a tool to keep things in mind, to have a kind of an extended brain, things you want to collect and have access to them if you need them. As Evernote started it was simple and easy…

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Important Startup Tools for Communication, Documentation, and CRM

By | Aug 5, 2015 at 11:00 am

The more tools you can find to use, the easier it is going to be to launch your startup and make it a successful one. When it comes to startup tools, some of the most important involve communication, CRM (Customer Relations Management), and documentation….

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Play to Work: Boosting Productivity through Gamification and Gameplay

By | Jun 12, 2015 at 10:00 am

When most people think of the words “play” and “games,” it brings images of children playing together, or adult gamers lazily sitting in front of a computer or TV screen. Few are likely to consider gaming in the business world, but the reality is,…

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Chicago

Charlie, Your New Meeting Assistant, Launches on iOS

By | Jun 4, 2015 at 10:00 pm

With the busy lives people live nowadays, at some point it can be hard to keep track of everything. This is especially true for someone with a daily life that includes many professional meetings: at some point it can be hard not only to…

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San Francisco

Complete Makes Big Push Forward on Community ‘To-Do’ App

By | May 29, 2015 at 8:00 pm

In mid-January Complete launched their flagship iOS app with some help from Hollywood stars Mark Ruffalo and Channing Tatum. It was a big launch for the team, and it was instrumental in building towards their inevitable web platform launch which they announced on May…

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United Kingdom

Veeqo Gets $1 Million for UK to US Expansion

By | May 21, 2015 at 9:00 am

Veeqo today announced that they have officially raised $1 million in funding to fuel the reach of their expansion efforts into the US from the UK. It’s a great outcome for the company, which was only looking to raise $400,000 via the Seedrs platform. “We already have…

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NYC

New College Grads: Levo Wants to Help you Find a Career

By | May 20, 2015 at 9:00 am

If you hadn’t noticed, it’s graduation season (shout out to my little sister who just got her degree). For a lot of grads, though, the job market is more daunting than any final paper, test, or project. That’s why Levo today launched a suite…

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7 Tools You Need for Productive Online Meetings

By | May 13, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Working with a remote team, or collaborating digitally with colleagues and clients, is stressful. Being limited to digital interactions introduces a number of problems you don’t typically experience when working face-to-face. Simple tasks – like scheduling meetings — can be overwhelming and time-consuming because…

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The Negative Backlash of Working in an Open-Plan Office [Infographic]

By | May 8, 2015 at 9:00 am

Working at an open-plan office has many benefits, and it’s perceived as cool for startups. But they are not as great as they claim to be when it comes to keeping your employees productive. It’s just not a setup that works for all companies…

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5 Must-Have Apps to Boost Team Productivity

By | May 5, 2015 at 12:30 pm

To maximize productivity your team should rely on apps designed to improve communication, manage document storage, and promote information sharing. When I buy a new iPhone, I have a routine. I start by following the usual setup steps and then I download a set of…

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daPulse Increases Productivity and Transparency in Project Management

By | Apr 28, 2015 at 11:00 am

Here at Tech.Co we’re big fans of productivity, whether it be improving our own, or helping others with theirs. We’re always looking out for the best apps, tools, tips, and platforms to make us a more productive and efficient team, as well as more productive individuals. So,…

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6 Signs a Potential Employee Will Drain Your Team of Creativity

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Can you pick a bad apple from the bunch? Every company comes across negative people. They’re not always easy to recognize, but if they stay around for a long time, they can damage overall morale. Sometimes the negative employee is good at his or her…

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Stanford Study: Letting Employees Work from Home Raises Productivity

By | Apr 14, 2015 at 12:45 pm

This morning, we published a piece that looked at 76 companies that allow you to work remotely and it’s already making the rounds on the Internet. The reason behind the popularity of remote work isn’t new or uniquely startup-y: in recent years, this idea…

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Poland

DynaDo to the Rescue: Our Inboxes Need Saving

By | Apr 9, 2015 at 10:00 am

I don’t know about you, but sometimes going through my email inbox makes me want to pull my hair out. Imagine, though, if it’s that rough for an individual user like me what it must be like for businesses. According to DynaDo, conversations get…

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Glass Planner is a Solid Alternative to iOS Calendar

By | Mar 24, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Let’s be honest here. Big name calender apps like Google Calendar and iOS calendars do a fine job for 90% of us out there. We just need it for simple reminders, such as dinner arrangements and dentist appointments, and that’s it. Add that to the…

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San Francisco

You Can’t Achieve a Goal You Don’t Know About

By | Mar 10, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The folks over at Workboard know that managing a team can be harder than it needs to be. It’s why they recently introduced a new component into their leadership and management productivity platform; the team rolled out a goals and metrics app that lets managers…