For many of us, the eight hour workday and five day work week are facts of life. But are they actually the best way to work, or just an outdated custom?
Last year, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) estimated that employers spent $1.25 trillion on business travel. Though the allure of a jet-setting lifestyle may appeal to some, the reality can be quite awful.
“Why do humans working in modern institutions collectively act in ways that sometimes seem stupid?” That’s the motivating question behind Gillian Tett’s The Silo Effect: The Peril of Expertise and the Promise of Breaking Down Barriers.
Email: we love it, we hate it, we love to hate it. The constant hurricane of inbox distraction can effectively knock 10 points off your IQ
Happy work. Does that sound like an oxymoron? It shouldn’t, says Claire Burge, CEO of This is Productivity
“When we continually talk about work-life balance, we set ourselves up to be disappointed,” says University of Texas associate professor Dawna Ballard.
Everyone’s got a hack that involves saving precious minutes during the daily grind. They say it’s good for your health. They say it’s better for your eyes. Mostly, they say it boosts your productivity. Probably every one of those things is true.
Professionals everywhere struggle with efficient time management. Prone to procrastination, they wait until the last hour to get things done. I, similarly, find myself working late hours not because I’m overburdened with work but because I fail to keep my priorities in check.
Collabosphere is always the collaboration event of the year—and 2015 was our best year yet. We’re pleased to share some of our highest-rated sessions with you, from inspirational talks on company culture to nitty-gritty product advice on getting more out of iMeet® Central.
As your company grows, customers will demand more and more from your products and services. While most entrepreneurs generally will do nearly anything to please and retain customers, and while smart businesses are always keeping ears to the ground for new customer insights, wise managers know that they will have to make tough choices about […]