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Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?
Productivity

Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?

Hip startup employees have been known to enjoy digital entertainment at work, but does it actually have a positive effect on employees?
Ken Lin
Rampant Bullying Found Across Workplaces
Managing Employees

Rampant Bullying Found Across Workplaces

Physical or emotional harassment persists when no one speaks up or sets boundaries.
David Maxfield
Infographics

Working Endless Hours Does Not Make You a Hero (Infographic)

Comparing hours worked with output across countries shows that putting in more time does not necessarily equate to more revenue.
Catherine Clifford
8 Ways to Break Bad Smartphone Habits
Lifestyle

8 Ways to Break Bad Smartphone Habits

If we're going to be on our phones all the time, it's time to ditch 'cell yell' and other annoying habits.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You
Lifestyle

Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You

Create a mental meal and exercise plan to reach your goals and get in better shape, and see a boost in productivity.
Stephen J. Bronner
False Assumptions That Perpetuate the Overtime Epidemic in Startups
Work-Life Balance

False Assumptions That Perpetuate the Overtime Epidemic in Startups

Founders have a tendency to overextend themselves, and when they model this behavior for employees, they create a perfect storm of stress and burnout for their team.
Zeynep Ilgaz
The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees
Managing Employees

The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees

Figuring out what will get your team in tip-top performance mode isn't rocket science. Here's how to do it.
Tom Borg
Why Your 'To Do' List Is Failing You
Productivity

Why Your 'To Do' List Is Failing You

Instead of listing to-do's, try keeping a "done" list.
Lisa Evans
4 Ways to Beat the Summer Slump
Productivity

4 Ways to Beat the Summer Slump

Between summer vacations and the wanna-be-outside blues, summertime can be a productivity drag. Here are four ways to keep the summer slump at bay.
Gwen Moran
3 Steps to Creating an Inspiring Workplace
Inspiration

3 Steps to Creating an Inspiring Workplace

Inspiration is not random nor just good luck. It can be nurtured every day, once you identify the loftier purpose of your company.
S. Chris Edmonds
The Magic Word That Can Boost Your Business and Your Health
Lifestyle

The Magic Word That Can Boost Your Business and Your Health

Too many of us wear ourselves down in the name of never missing an opportunity. We need to stop.
Lauren Covello
15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day
Productivity

15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

The most effective entrepreneurs know they need to invest in themselves if they want to grow their business. Here are some habits to embrace.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively
Managing Teams

The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively

A look inside Jeff Bezos' two pizza rule and what you can learn from it.
3 Surprisingly Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Build Better Habits
Habits

3 Surprisingly Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Build Better Habits

Simple steps to help you make progress with most of the goals you have for your health, your work and your life.
James Clear