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4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace

Once the winter holidays are past, it's just winter. That's when your team needs to be rallied.

Matt Straz

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.

Productivity Lessons From a Dance Teacher Who Taught Discipline

A business coach recalls how a teacher taught her years ago to keep striving for improvement.

Marley Majcher

How to Keep Employees On-Task When They're Online

The three E's will help limit goofing off online at work.

Reclaim the Hour and a Half You're Forfeiting to Distractions at Work (Infographic)

A full 43 percent of employees are distracted for a sizeable chunk of the workday. Here's what's getting in the way of getting work done.

Kate Taylor

The Many Reasons Why Tech-Savvy Millennials Need to Get Reality Savvy

The internet and social media promise you are always connected but not if you don't lift your eyes from the screen to see who's in the room with you.

Katherine Halek

With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage

People and technology will always tug at your attention. Dealing with it constructively is far more productive than wishing nothing competed for your focus.

Matt Straz

This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life

By removing a critical majority of his iPhone apps, the designer Jake Knapp says he lengthened his attention span and relearned how to 'enjoy (or at least be okay with) moments of boredom.'

Geoff Weiss

Turn the Distraction of Fantasy Sports Into an Engagement Opportunity

Research has shown that employees are spending time managing their teams instead of working, which cost companies big.

John Brubaker