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San Francisco

How to Improve the Outcome of Your Enterprise Project

By | Jun 20, 2017 at 8:30 am

Working on an enterprise project requires careful planning and execution to achieve the desired result. Enterprise Project Management (EPM) is a specialized field that includes thinking, communicating and performing in a specific way. The goal is to facilitate the organization of an enterprise’s resources…

Wearables

Study: Wearables Can Increase Productivity at Work

By | Jun 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Productivity hacks have become the lifeblood of the startup world. Whether it’s open office settings or ergonomic desk chairs, founders and entrepreneurs are always hungry for a way to get work done more efficiently. After all, being productive means more money in the bank,…

Culture

How to Build a Flexible Remote Culture for Your Startup

By | Jun 7, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Startups make the headlines not only for their innovative ideas but also for their culture. They receive awards on top of having achieved key performance indicators: happy and productive employees, a collaborative environment, and fluid communication. On the flip side, companies can get a lot…

Productivity

Los Angeles

Why Open Offices May Be Bad for Your Tech Startup [Infographic]

By | Jun 7, 2017 at 8:30 am

Moving to a physical venue signals exciting times for a technology startup. You, the leader, think of the possibilities for greater collaboration and productivity once the team is all together. Chances are you’ve considered the open-office concept. With no need for walls and cubicles,…

Lifestyle

2 in 3 Employees Work While on Vacation, Which Is Terrible

By | Jun 2, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Have you ever sat down to think over what the concept of taking a vacation means? Apparently, two out of every three employees have not, since that’s the number that opt to continue working while on vacation. The stat comes from job search site…

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Productivity

6 Ways Founders Can Streamline Productivity at Work

By | May 31, 2017 at 9:15 am

Each day, your day is filled with administrative tasks that can turn out to be a huge time suck. If you have any chance of maintaining your productivity throughout the day, you have to figure out ways to streamline these necessary duties. We asked…

Productivity

15 Things Your Business Needs to Automate and Save Time

By | May 26, 2017 at 8:30 pm

The idea that automation – programming machines and software to operate automatically based on a set of inputs and conditions  – would play a major role in everyday business functions was unfathomable a decade ago. Today, everything from marketing campaigns to employee onboarding can…

Tips & How To’s

Here Are the 5 Groups All Modern Freelancers Can Be Broken Into

By | May 24, 2017 at 4:30 pm

U.S. modern-day freelancers earned an estimated $1 trillion in 2016. Between 43 percent and 50 percent of the U.S. economy could be freelancers by 2020, according to a variety of reports. The numbers are unavoidable, which is why it’s important for employers and business…

HR and Recruiting

What I’ve Learned About Giving Up Control and Trusting My Team

By | May 16, 2017 at 10:45 am

At some point cofounders will hire people to help build their company, and that means giving up some control and trusting that the people will work together towards the company mission-something I had to learn as the founder and CEO of NomNom. There are a…

Tips & How To’s

5 Tools to Help You Find a Cool Office Space

By | May 5, 2017 at 10:30 am

Today, plenty of startups operate in a remote office to reduce their overhead expenses and lessen the time it takes to get things going. Most, if not all, of them use online collaboration platforms to overcome the distance barrier – allowing employees to work…

Entrepreneur

5 Ways to Create a ‘FunTasktic’ Work Culture

By | Apr 25, 2017 at 5:50 pm

What makes Google, CISCO, Dell, and Starbucks some of the best places to work for? Certainly, they pay their employees well, but it’s not the only reason why young people around the world dream of working with these companies. These organizations have flourished principally for…

Productivity

4 Things to Consider Before Renting an Office for Your Startup

By | Apr 11, 2017 at 8:30 pm

Moving your startup operations to a physical office can be exciting. After all, it’s an important milestone that will enable you to attract foot traffic, escape the distractions at home, and get closer with your team. But without a strategic approach, it may lead…

Healthy Entrepreneur

3 Types of Workspaces That Nurture Productivity

By | Apr 6, 2017 at 9:15 am

Whether it’s at home or at work, your office should be a place where you can collaborate and reflect. For founders  they are always at work, even when we’re not, and creating spaces where they can continue to work through the daily tasks. As the CEO…

Healthy Entrepreneur

How Sleep Deprivation Can Crush Your Career

By | Mar 16, 2017 at 12:50 pm

We’ve all been through it: you’re up late at night, you’ve got work in the morning, and you’re not going to get the sleep you need. At first, you think you can make up for it by inhaling some coffee after you wobble out…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Study: Daytime Stress Is Crushing Your Quality of Sleep

By | Feb 22, 2017 at 2:20 pm

We all know that sleep is important for a healthy lifestyle, but it might be making the difference between a day of crossfire with your friends and family and a day of social harmony. Researchers in the Department of Biobehavioral Health at Penn State…

Healthy Entrepreneur

4 Ways to Empower Yourself in Work and Life

By | Feb 10, 2017 at 9:15 am

Success doesn’t happen by chance. It happens by choice. If you’re eager to achieve success in your life and business, it’s important to know the strategies, mindsets, and habits that pave the way to making your dreams a reality. As many know, this is easier…

Happiness

6 Ways to Identify Burnout Before It Seriously Impacts Your Business

By | Dec 21, 2016 at 2:20 pm

Entrepreneur burnout can be detrimental to your business, so learn the signs in order to fix the problem before it’s too late. If you’re feeling discouraged, you’re not alone. I definitely feel discouraged from time to time. I’ve been in business for over a decade,…