Distractions

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5 Antidotes for Chronic Digital Distraction
Distractions

5 Antidotes for Chronic Digital Distraction

Nobody can function in business without a smartphone but most could get more done if they paid it less attention.
Vineet Jain
To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)
Business Meetings

To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)

One mandatory meeting a week, with a reliable structure and distractions like cell phones and laptops forbidden, can be amazingly productive.
Brad Heidemann
Are You Ready to Start Conquering Your Dangerous Addiction to Comfort?
Procrastination

Are You Ready to Start Conquering Your Dangerous Addiction to Comfort?

Defeat procrastination right now, while reading this column.
Jeff Shore
Are You Guilty of These Common Workplace Time Wasters? (Infographic)
Productivity

Are You Guilty of These Common Workplace Time Wasters? (Infographic)

Attention slackers: These are the gnarly timesucks undermining your productivity at work.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Tips for Getting the Most Important Things Done Every Day
Productivity

5 Tips for Getting the Most Important Things Done Every Day

Don't confuse being busy with making progress, and don't mistake your to-do list for goals.
Chris Ruisi
Productivity

5 Plugins to Make You More Productive This Year

To drive more results, use the time you have more effectively with the help of these tools.
Dharmesh Shah
5 Daily Habits That Will Increase Your Productivity Levels
Productivity

5 Daily Habits That Will Increase Your Productivity Levels

Everyone wants to get more done, so try to incorporate some or all of these tips.
Matt Mayberry
The Many Benefits of Doing One Thing at a Time
Efficiency

The Many Benefits of Doing One Thing at a Time

Multitasking is just a fancy word for being unfocused. There are big benefits to paying full attention to what we are doing or who we are with.
Andy Hill
4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace
Morale

4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace

Once the winter holidays are past, it's just winter. That's when your team needs to be rallied.
Matt Straz
When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team
Managing Employees

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
Sherrie Campbell