Productivity

5 CEO Resolutions for the New Year

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This year, I'm making less work for myself, so that I can get more done

Is This the Future of Office I.D. Cards?

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It might seem creepy, but transdermal microchips could eliminate tedious workplace routines

Why You Should Hygge Your Office for the Winter Season

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Feel like hibernating? Everyone else does, too. Time to up the coziness of your cube farm

How to Prepare for the Perfect Workday

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A little self-affirmation on your morning commute can leave you feeling happier all day long, which is great for your productivity. A four-step guide to personal pep talks

Why You Can’t Trust a Happy Coder

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A recent study suggests software developers exhibit this potentially business-damaging behaviour when they're in a good mood

How After-Work Drinks Could Make Your Team More Productive

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Colleagues who go out to unwind together over a cocktail do better work, and get paid more, too. But leaders need to do more than just add booze and stir

Should Staff Have to Check Email After Hours?

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The French government is clamping down on how much companies can ask employees to do outside the workday. Here's why that won't actually help people find balance

How to Actually Get to Inbox Zero

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Email overload is a persistent problem for bosses and business owners. A four-step plan to eliminate your mass of unaddressed messages

The Future of Going to Meetings

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Holographic technology is finally entering the workplace, and it may save you hours in planes, trains and automobiles

Why You SHOULD Sleep at Your Desk

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Not into sleep pods or scheduled nap times? Embrace stigma-free snoozing in your cabin or cubicle