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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
Productivity

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
Sherrie Campbell
5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate
Distractions

5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate

Sometimes, the killer productivity app is the off switch.
Larry Alton
Productivity Lessons From a Dance Teacher Who Taught Discipline
Productivity

Productivity Lessons From a Dance Teacher Who Taught Discipline

A business coach recalls how a teacher taught her years ago to keep striving for improvement.
Marley Majcher
How to Keep Employees On-Task When They're Online
Productivity

How to Keep Employees On-Task When They're Online

The three E's will help limit goofing off online at work.
Christopher Hann
Reclaim the Hour and a Half You're Forfeiting to Distractions at Work (Infographic)
Productivity

Reclaim the Hour and a Half You're Forfeiting to Distractions at Work (Infographic)

A full 43 percent of employees are distracted for a sizeable chunk of the workday. Here's what's getting in the way of getting work done.
Kate Taylor
The Many Reasons Why Tech-Savvy Millennials Need to Get Reality Savvy
Millennials

The Many Reasons Why Tech-Savvy Millennials Need to Get Reality Savvy

The Internet and social media promise you are always connected but not if you don't lift your eyes from the screen to see who's in the room with you.
Katherine Halek
With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage
Productivity

With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage

People and technology will always tug at your attention. Dealing with it constructively is far more productive than wishing nothing competed for your focus.
Matt Straz