Employee productivity

Time Management

What Quantified Self Did for Six-Pack Abs, 'Quantified Business' Can Do for Your Startup

You'll find the extra time you need when you start tracking how you're spending your days.

Why Leaders Should Rethink a Business Culture in Which Everyone Is Always 'Busy'

Instead of focusing on busyness, companies should be focusing on results.

Is a Shorter Workday Actually Better for Businesses?

In a Swedish study, a six-hour workday resulted in a 4.7 percent reduction in total sick days taken and a noticeable reduction in absenteeism.

All Business Is Personal: Employees Need Human Connections at Work

Employee engagement starts with meaningful relationships. Companies that don't support those interactions will see productivity tank as their best talent walks.

Your Employees Aren't Really Doing Their Jobs -- How to Help

When tasks outside employees' normal workloads take up a majority of their work day, tensions can rise.

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