Productivity

News and Articles About Productivity

How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life
Mornings

How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life

I used to say, "I'm not a morning person," but a simple change has freed me from dreading the clock.
Brandon Turner
What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done
Productivity

What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done

A podcast interview with David Allen, who developed one of the most popular and successful productivity methods out there.
Lewis Howes
How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)
Productivity

How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)

From the cubicle to the meeting room and beyond, here's how employers can harness the power of color to increase employee output and spark creativity.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Things You're Doing Wrong Every Morning
Mornings

5 Things You're Doing Wrong Every Morning

The morning sets a tone for how the rest of the day is going to go, and even a handful of small hiccups can take its toll on your productivity.
Jayson DeMers
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
Determining What Productivity Advice to Use
Productivity

Determining What Productivity Advice to Use

Productivity tools are not a one size fits all. Choose what works best for you, your life and personality.
Katherine Keller
4 Apps That Help You Relax, Focus and Sweat
Apps

4 Apps That Help You Relax, Focus and Sweat

Utilize these programs to maximize your daily productivity.
Matthew Toren
Use This Half-Day Productivity Hack to Knock Out Your Priority Projects
Productivity

Use This Half-Day Productivity Hack to Knock Out Your Priority Projects

What if you could replicate that experience of the day before a vacation, when you plow through tasks?
Jeff Shore
20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)
Infographics

20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)

Feeling like a failure? Gain some perspective with help from these famous quotes.
Catherine Clifford
The Best Places to Work Aren't In the Office
Workplaces

The Best Places to Work Aren't In the Office

Unusual working environments often boost productivity. Give them a try.
Lisa Evans
How to Get a Better Night's Sleep (Infographic)
Sleep

How to Get a Better Night's Sleep (Infographic)

Here are some tips to help make your bedroom more sleep-friendly. (Hint: that light emanating from your smartphone isn't helping.)
Nina Zipkin
A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email
Productivity

A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email

The founder of a startup accelerator's process to get through hundreds of emails per day.
Alex Iskold
How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business
Focus

How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business

The world's most successful people are those who have streamlined their lives to a seamless flow of productivity and focus.
Neil Patel
Here's a Reminder: Laughter Makes Meetings Better
Productivity

Here's a Reminder: Laughter Makes Meetings Better

Group rapport and camaraderie translates to innovation, creativity and new solutions.
Nina Zipkin