Productivity

Before you join that ‘cool’ project

July 25, 2018
You may be excited for the opportunity to do something new—and showcase your talents—but just make sure that it doesn’t end up being a big waste of your time and energy. Follow these tips.

Spruce up your digital files

June 27, 2018
To keep your electronic files organized, you have to be ruthless and decisive. Use these quick tips.

4 Google Doc time savers

June 27, 2018
Work smarter when you use Google Docs. Here are some hacks that can save you time and frustration.

Boost meeting participation

May 23, 2018
If you’re fed up with doing all the talking during team meetings, here’s how you can encourage others to participate.

Don’t be the cause of bottlenecks

May 23, 2018
Communication bottlenecks can bring your team’s progress to a screeching halt. Make sure that you aren’t responsible for slowing things down because of poor communication habits. Follow these tips.

3 ways to gain more time

April 25, 2018
Read all the books and download all the apps you want, but if you really want to be productive, it boils down to three things.

Manage 3 big sources of stress

April 18, 2018
Most of us experience some stress from time to time. However, when stress is constant, it hurts your productivity and mental and emotional health. Take a proactive approach to minimize your stress at work, starting with these three big culprits.

Make your to-do list even better

March 29, 2018
You may think that a to-do list is a to-do list and there is absolutely nothing you can do to make it more useful. You might be wrong.

4 Gmail extensions you must try

March 29, 2018
If you are a user of Gmail, try these extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades, to improve your electronic communication.

Prompt people to act

January 17, 2018

Do you desperately need your co-workers—or even your boss—to move a little faster and deliver on a request? Use these subtle, polite phrases to encourage them to step it up.