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New Productivity Measures

Sharon Eakes | Posted 02.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Sharon Eakes

I'm not suggesting you stop getting things done or moving projects forward. Rather this is an invitation to view productivity with a wider lens, to be gentle and appreciative of yourself, even on days when you don't check off a single item on your to-do list.

Beating Procrastination: 72 Successful People Reveal their Most Powerful Tips

Peter Banerjea | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business
Peter Banerjea

Why do today what you can put off till tomorrow? "This isn't important right now, I will get to it later." "This is too difficult, let's keep it fo...

The Only Productivity Tips You'll Need to Achieve Your Goals in 2016

Stephanie Fiteni | Posted 01.14.2016 | Business
Stephanie Fiteni

If like me you've tried many systems and productivity hacks you already know there is no holy grail of productivity and that you have to find your way...

How Work from Home Entrepreneurs Can Actually Increase Their Productivity

Neil Patel | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business
Neil Patel

Home is a place where lazy just happens for all of the reasons I just mentioned. You've got your bed, your favorite chair, a place to chill, snacks in the pantry. If you feel a bit worn down, stressed out, or just need to relax, it's all right there.

5 Lifestyle Tweaks For A More Productive Life

Jimmy Burgess | Posted 11.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Jimmy Burgess

Despite all the distractions, there are proven ways to increase your productivity that are not as hard as you think. Thankfully, it is in little changes that we have the ability to see dramatic gains. The following are five ways to dramatically increase your productivity.

Managing Capacity: Walking the Talk About Overwork

Teresa Hopke | Posted 10.07.2015 | Business
Teresa Hopke

After tackling the recession, economic uncertainty and (now) labor shortages, most companies haven't returned to pre-recession hiring levels. We are running our people into the ground.

6 More Productivity Tools You Have Never Heard of

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 09.23.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

With so many great options available to enable you to get more out of each day, why would anyone be content to remain unproductive for 35 percent of the work week?

Here's How To Maximize Your Workday Breaks

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.11.2015 | Science

Do you count walking to the office bathroom as taking a break? What about keeping one eye on your email while checking the News feed on your cell pho...

6 Apps You Didn't Know Could Help Increase Your Productivity

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 10.01.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

With an estimated 1.6 million apps available for Apple products alone, it is easy to end up getting sucked in by time-wasters that do not actually provide any real value. Fortunately, it is still possible to find extremely helpful apps that can help you boost your productivity.

How to Stay Productive Around Kids

Lisa Froelings | Posted 08.26.2015 | Parents
Lisa Froelings

For several years, I would juggle between my business and raising my kids. With being a single mom, it's not easy and I'd have to say hats off to all the parents who take on the challenge and stay sane. I'd like to share with you some of the tricks that worked for me.

The Road Between Employment and Entrepreneurship: How to Exponentially Increase your Productivity

Erica Noelle Duncan | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Erica Noelle Duncan

You're in your budding days as an entrepreneur. You wake up and stare at the blank slate of a day that lies before you. When you think about all that you have to do, the blank slate becomes a tangle of items that you don't know how to prioritize.

8 Ways to Achieve More by Working Less

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

Strategic slacking has enabled me to dramatically increase both the quality of my work and the amount I get done in a given day. It increases productivity because we don't think or work or create at the same rate throughout the day.

Why You Should Listen To Nature Sounds At The Office

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.26.2015 | Science

Listening to the sound of crashing waves or a babbling brook isn't just useful for helping you fall asleep -- it may also help you to focus at work. ...

How To Actually Be More Productive, By The Guy Who Designed Facebook's Productivity Tool

Justin Rosenstein | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living

On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?" The most popular...

6 Top Productivity Trends for Business Owners

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 05.16.2015 | Small Business
Jonha Revesencio

If you're a business owner, you know that productivity is one of the keys to making your business grow. If you're not running a productive business, chances are you're running your business into the ground.

This Mother's Day, Reclaim Your Power

Carson Tate | Posted 05.04.2015 | Women
Carson Tate

Here are my go-to favorite strategies to shift from a place where you're always reacting to a place where you respond and are in greater control of your day. Because the more you feel in control the more time and space you clear for fun, inspiration and joy.

5 Tips to Help You Stay Productive at Work

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.10.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Almost every individual who works for a living has experienced, or has been experiencing, productivity issues in the workplace. These people are probably familiar with the struggles of staying on track at work and finishing tasks on time

Don't Just Sit Less -- Sit Better

Katherine Krug | Posted 06.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Katherine Krug

Sitting is unavoidable. You can't pace up and down the aisle of an airplane during your flight, or in a theatre during the movie. In most culture's it's impolite to jog in place while eating a burrito. The solution is not simply sitting less; it's sitting better.

Don't Be That Person: Your Guide to Printing Etiquette in the Office

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

This is part of the Increased Productivity series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools t...

Finding Time in Unexpected Places: 11 Tips on Productivity

Simon Tam | Posted 05.08.2015 | Small Business
Simon Tam

By managing your time as you would a small business, you can cut the excess and focus on what you really find most rewarding.

To Increase Productivity: Work Less, Get Happy

Beth Kuhel | Posted 04.11.2015 | Business
Beth Kuhel

Focusing on happiness rather than on 'working harder' could give employers the advantage they need to become more engaged and productive at work. It's a science that seems intuitive yet not one that's traditionally considered a concern for management.

This Is The Ultimate Routine For A Perfect Work Day

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.10.2015 | Business

You might think the perfect workday includes a promotion or a raise, or perhaps your evil boss getting fired. Sadly, such monumental events don't happ...

23 Productivity Hacks To Keep You On Track In 2015

| Larry Kim | Posted 02.26.2015 | Small Business

These productivity techniques will keep you on track and happy all year long. Get ready to dominate in 2015 with these helpful hacks! 1. Turn Off A...

Worker Productivity Can Jump 30 Percent When It's For A Good Cause: Study

Phys.org | Posted 01.07.2015 | Impact

Working to benefit a good cause increases productivity by up to 30 per cent, according to the findings of a new study from the University of Southampt...

How to Be Less Manic and More Productive: An Effective Executive's Surprising Workday Routine

Danny Iny | Posted 11.09.2014 | Business
Danny Iny

Changes don't have to be drastic to be effective. So rather than flipping your entire work schedule upside down, it's easier to start small; block off 60 minutes at the start of your peak work times for whatever your day's priority might happen to be, and start there.