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News and Articles About Productivity
Study: Office Plants Can Boost Productivity and Morale
While minimally-appointed office spaces are typically thought to be the most productive, a new study suggests that ornamentation -- via greenery -- can enhance efficiency.
How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of the Day (Infographic)
The heads of some of America's biggest companies divulge their personal and work habits.
Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback
To improve employee engagement and make positive changes in the workplace, leaders should be asking employees for their honest opinion about what is working -- or not working -- in the organization.
5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Sick Days
Even entrepreneurs can get run down and get sick but for many, they can't afford to take time off. Here's how you can harness the power of sick days to get ahead in business.
6 Battle-Tested Tips to End Email Overload
Email is making us slower, less productive and even dumber. Here's how you can manage your overflowing inbox.
Basecamp's Rebel Recipe for Success: 5 Ways the Software Maverick Made Millions by Being Different
Here are the surprising, unorthodox strategies that helped the early software as a service pioneer rise to -- and stay at the top of -- the crowded online project management space.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
For More Productive Meetings, Throw Out Your Conference Table
Virtual meetings, a necessity for dispersed teams, offer many advantages, if structured correctly.
People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows
A recent study from MIT took a look at the efficiency of robot/human team work.
Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation
If you are on the fence about taking a vacation (or think that your team cannot survive without you), here are three questions to ask yourself.
3 Eastern Practices to Tame 'Monkey Mind'
If you found yourself distracted and unable to pursue the path of entrepreneurship, these mental training options could provide clarity and a productivity boost.
Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?
The way your office is set up not only plays a role in company culture but also how employees function. Choose carefully.
8 Essentials to Get the Most Out of Working From Home
If you focus on creating structure, you'll be amazed how much you can accomplish.
How to Stop Making the Same Mistakes Over and Over Again
One way to combat falling into terrible habits is to focus on thinking outside of the box.
6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic)
Increase employees' productivity and protect your company's data with these tips for building a safe 'bring your own device' plan.
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