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Sweden's Six-Hour Workday Experiment Officially Kicks Off Tomorrow

Sweden's Six-Hour Workday Experiment Officially Kicks Off Tomorrow

The year-long initiative seeks to determine whether reducing hours leads to increased productivity and fewer sick days.
6 Reasons User-Friendly Technology Can Rock Your Business

6 Reasons User-Friendly Technology Can Rock Your Business

Many employees want to do their jobs using the same easy-to-use software and apps they enjoy using at home. See how this could work.
Powerful Ways to Overcome Creative Block

Powerful Ways to Overcome Creative Block

Whether we’re designing, writing or brainstorming the next big idea, we've all experienced creative block. Here's how you can overcome it.
5 Ways to Boost Employees' Memories

5 Ways to Boost Employees' Memories

Don't waste time and money going over things. Use these strategies to improve retention.
5 Unusual Ways to Start Working Smarter, Not Harder

5 Unusual Ways to Start Working Smarter, Not Harder

Working harder can be an easy habit to slip into. These methods can help you reverse that course and be more productive.
The Psychology of Getting More Done (In Less Time)

The Psychology of Getting More Done (In Less Time)

While it can be easy to find motivation, it's usually not so easy to stay disciplined. Here are some tips.
Arrive Late to a Big Meeting? How to Recover.

Arrive Late to a Big Meeting? How to Recover.

Like Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, we've all had the experience of being late to events, or missing them altogether. Here's how to save face -- and make sure it doesn't happen again.
Eliminate These 8 Distractions That Are Killing Your Productivity

Eliminate These 8 Distractions That Are Killing Your Productivity

We all want more time in the day, so don't lose precious minutes or hours to these time wasters.
Ward Off Interruptions That Kill Team Dynamics

Ward Off Interruptions That Kill Team Dynamics

Are companies endangering corporate culture even while investing so much to build it?
How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance

How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance

What drives success? Getting dirty and overcoming obstacles. Here are some tips from an endurance racer.
5 Ways Creativity Leads to Productivity

5 Ways Creativity Leads to Productivity

If the workplace environment is developed and nurtured in a certain way, the two can peacefully co-exist.
How Much Is the Noise in Your Open Office Costing You?

How Much Is the Noise in Your Open Office Costing You?

The popular design trend may project a certain cool factor but the lack of privacy can be hard on employees trying to get work done, research suggests.
5 Things To Do Before Bed That Will Jump Start Tomorrow

5 Things To Do Before Bed That Will Jump Start Tomorrow

Here are five essential and easy things that will make help transform your waking hours into super productivity.
The Wisdom Behind Making Workplace Apps Easy to Use

The Wisdom Behind Making Workplace Apps Easy to Use

Staff-friendly mobile applications allow employees to collaborate. Engagement levels may rise, along with productivity and revenue.
A 2-Step Solution to Tame the Email Beast

A 2-Step Solution to Tame the Email Beast

Avoid the 'shivers' that come from thinking about your overstuffed inbox and reclaim lost work time.
This Person Improved Every Tiny Thing by 1 Percent and Here's What Happened

This Person Improved Every Tiny Thing by 1 Percent and Here's What Happened

There is power in small wins and slow gains. Where are the small improvements in your life and work?
Hustling on a Side Business? How to Find the Time.

Hustling on a Side Business? How to Find the Time.

These time management strategies can help you carve out the time you need.
Smarten Your Employees' Work Styles -- 5 Ways to Coax Productivity

Smarten Your Employees' Work Styles -- 5 Ways to Coax Productivity

By creating a goal-oriented culture and focusing more on quality work, managers can help their staff save time while bettering the results.
4 Ways to De-Stress While Getting Your Entrepreneur Hustle On

4 Ways to De-Stress While Getting Your Entrepreneur Hustle On

Moving non-stop, business owners can easily get frazzled and stressed out. Here are ways you can stay cool despite all there is to do.
Let It Flow: Unleash Hidden Streams of Productivity

Let It Flow: Unleash Hidden Streams of Productivity

By tapping into employees sweet spot of challenge and reward, they'll feel more motivated to get things done.
When to Spend Your Time Versus When to Spend Your Money

When to Spend Your Time Versus When to Spend Your Money

Work-life balance is about managing the way you use both.
Relax! Come Back Stronger by Taking a True Day Off.

Relax! Come Back Stronger by Taking a True Day Off.

Want to work harder and better than before? Relax and don't think about work for 24 hours. Really.
Being Consistent Is Not the Same as Being Perfect

Being Consistent Is Not the Same as Being Perfect

The danger with trying to be consistent is falling into an all-or-nothing mindset. Here, we explain.
Running a Home Business? With a Spouse? How to Cope.

Running a Home Business? With a Spouse? How to Cope.

Working from home can get complicated when your better half is there with you. We share tips on how to cope.
7 Secrets of the Most Productive Meetings

7 Secrets of the Most Productive Meetings

Convening the right crew for a well-defined planning session can result in an efficient exchange, providing you stick to these rules.
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