Productivity

Keyboard tricks to save time and make work a little easier

April 28, 2021
Increasing productivity and mastering keyboard shortcuts walk hand in hand. The education company known as Brainscape has even created a formula to reveal how much time people lose while working on the computer without them—64 hours per year! Here are a variety of keyboard tricks that can help you save valuable time.

5 tech tips to boost efficiency (and add a little fun!)

November 4, 2020
The more you know, the more you grow. And all of the tech power at our fingertips today has accelerated growth opportunities exponentially. Whether you’re looking for creative ways to revitalize your communications process, increase your efficiency or improve your Internet safety, these options are sure to impress.

Improve productivity in and out of the office: 5 tips

October 29, 2020
It’s more important than ever to create an environment that engenders engagement and improves productivity for all of your staff. These five tips can help you do just that.

Are you polishing your sneakers?

August 13, 2020
One CEO was known for telling employees, “You’re not going to be able to polish that sneaker,” when he realized that they were spending valuable time on something that’s not worth the effort. Just as an old sneaker can’t be polished back into usefulness or even good appearance, some efforts just won’t get you anywhere.

Control stress (and your sanity!) while working remotely

April 8, 2020
Clearly, the upheaval of COVID-19 imperils our entire well-being. Following are success habits and digital resources we can lean on for motivation and support during this unimaginably difficult time.

3 meeting habits to break now

October 1, 2019
If you want to hold better, more productive meetings, avoid these three mistakes that your employees hate.

What’s wrong with my to-do list?

August 28, 2019
A to-do list is essential for effective time management, but a poorly done one is nothing more than a reminder of what you haven’t done. If your to-do list isn’t working for you, check whether any of these is the problem.

Stop overcommitting and regain time

March 27, 2019
If your plate is full, it’s insanity to take on more obligations. Follow this advice to curb your overcommitment habit.

Prevent technology distractions

February 27, 2019
Follow these tips to ensure technology is aiding your communication—and not distracting you or employees from work.

Adopt a new end-of-day routine

January 23, 2019
Switch off your work brain—while setting yourself up for success tomorrow—with this simple 20-minute routine.