Employee productivity

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.

· 5 min read

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.

Harry West

· 5 min read

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.

Heather R. Huhman

· 4 min read

7 Crucial Money Tips to Failure-Proof Your New Business

Time is money, and both are especially critical for startups. Practice these skills until they're second nature so your launch doesn't crash and burn instead.

Iman Jalali

· 6 min read

The 5 Secrets of Very Productive People Are Just Common Sense

Boosting productivity is about working smarter, not harder.

Charlie Harary

· 4 min read

The Surprising Lesson Tupac Teaches Struggling Entrepreneurs

The prolific rap artist remains cultural relevant years after his death because of how hard he worked all of his brief life.

Daniel DiPiazza

· 5 min read

5 Things You Can Do to Avoid 'Fake Work'

You've heard of the Pareto Principle. Just exactly what are you doing about it?

Alexander Maasik

· 4 min read

7 Traits That Define Work Productivity Superstars

Superstar status belongs to those who, for starters, focus on completion of a task rather than blind adherence to a work process.

Martin Zwilling

· 4 min read

7 Essentials for Making Your Strategy Succeed

The secret to achieving ambitious goals is getting the team onboard.

Jason Womack

· 5 min read

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

· 2 min read

Larry Alton

· 3 min read

Here is a Simple and Fun Way to Boost Employee Engagement

While it might seem like a lot of work, implementing this strategy is essential if you want to maintain a happy and productive workplace.

Russ Fradin

· 5 min read