Productivity

News and Articles About Productivity

Feeling Unproductive? Blame Your Co-Workers.
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Feeling Unproductive? Blame Your Co-Workers.

A new study illustrates the contagious nature of unproductivity.
Laura Entis
Your Poor Eating Habits Are Hurting Business
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Your Poor Eating Habits Are Hurting Business

Going full force into work and eating poorly or skipping meals won't do you any good as an entrepreneur.
Adam Callinan
How Workplace Happiness Affects Your Paycheck
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How Workplace Happiness Affects Your Paycheck

Productivity and performance aren't the only drivers of success.
Ken Sundheim
Check Out These 15 High-Design Products
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Check Out These 15 High-Design Products

They'll help increase your productivity, improve your image or just put a smile on your face.
This New App Wants to Optimize Your Schedule by Running It Through an Algorithm
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This New App Wants to Optimize Your Schedule by Running It Through an Algorithm

Timeful, a mobile app, applies big data, machine learning and behavioral science to optimize your time and boost your productivity.
Laura Entis
How to Get Them to Email You Back
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How to Get Them to Email You Back

Productivity expert Jason Womack explains why limiting your emails to one topic will result in faster responses.
Entrepreneur Staff
Why Your Company Needs an Up-to-Date Marijuana Policy
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Why Your Company Needs an Up-to-Date Marijuana Policy

With the landscape rapidly changing for regulation of pot in various states, employers must be sure their guidelines keep pace.
Heather R. Huhman
Distracted and Overwhelmed Employees Are Costing You Big. Try These 3 Fixes.
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Distracted and Overwhelmed Employees Are Costing You Big. Try These 3 Fixes.

Workers are checking their phones a staggering amount each day, according to a recent survey.
Terri Egan and Suzanne Lahl
See It Through: 5 Steps to Finishing What You Start
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See It Through: 5 Steps to Finishing What You Start

If you're plagued by a half-finished to-do list, and partially completed projects are taking over your life, here's a plan.
Adam Toren
How to Stay Productive Working From Home
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How to Stay Productive Working From Home

Distractions are plentiful when you are home, and often it's only the most disciplined who can remain productive and efficient.
Why Are You Working So Hard?
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Why Are You Working So Hard?

The latest technological advances promise increased efficiency and productivity but have prompted even more labor. Here's one entrepreneur's solution.
Boland Jones
How Music Affects Your Productivity
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How Music Affects Your Productivity

With so much of our work now being done at computers, music has become an important way to 'optimize the boring.' Here's how to do it right.
Gregory Ciotti
Stop Asking, Who Knows Where the Time Goes? An Entrepreneur's Guide to Focus.
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Stop Asking, Who Knows Where the Time Goes? An Entrepreneur's Guide to Focus.

Tolerating interruptions is not the hallmark of a successful business leader.
Edward G. Brown
One of the World's Richest Men Wants a Three-Day Workweek
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One of the World's Richest Men Wants a Three-Day Workweek

Speaking at a business conference in Paraguay, Mexican telecommunications billionaire Carlos Slim called for a 'radical overhaul' of the traditional workweek paradigm.
Geoff Weiss