4 Habits of Productive People

By | May 9th, 2017|Categories: Productivity|

For many of us, being productive all day at work is simply something that doesn’t come naturally. After all, being entertained by social media, cute cat videos and other distractions is much more fun than filling out expense reports. But, as a manager or business owner, if you aren’t productive, there’s a good chance your employees [...]

How Jamming Out Affects Productivity

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Productivity|

We’ve all been there: Employees decide to take a break and converse, just when you’re at the crux of an issue. Or, the office next to yours realizes they have bare walls, and spend the entire hammering and hanging up pictures. Whatever the reason, you need to isolate yourself from the noise, and decide to turn [...]

Put Down the Cash: Here’s How to Motivate Your Employees

By | May 4th, 2017|Categories: Productivity|

In the world of small business, employees are often in charge of about 20 different tasks that weren’t listed on the original job description.  But, because you recruited well, you found employees who are okay with the extra workload, as long as they get to be a part of the success of your company. At least, [...]

3 Ways to Manage Your Time and Boost Productivity

By | April 27th, 2017|Categories: Productivity|

Business today is built on the idea of getting a high quality product or service to the customer or client as quickly as possible. Often, this means working long hours, and “requesting” that your employees do the same. Without speed and focus, your small business falls behind your competitors, and in the end, you go under. Time wasted [...]

4 Apps to Boost Productivity

By | April 24th, 2017|Categories: Productivity|

A defining trait in humans is our use of complex tools. If we can find a way to make our work easier, we use it.  Now that we have a powerful computer in the form of a smartphone with us wherever we go, apps are used more often than just about any other tool we have [...]

Six Ways Increasing Your Productivity Makes You Happier

By | May 1st, 2016|Categories: Productivity|Tags: |

It’s true that productivity can make us happier people. There are characteristics and attitudes built through being productive that overflow into other areas of our lives and cause a boost in our mood. Nobody can be happy all the time, but when you feel good about what you’re accomplishing it shows inside and out. What makes us [...]