Is videoconferencing as productive as in-person meetings?

According to the results of a 2016 Gallup survey, 43 percent of employed Americans said they spent some of their working hours working remotely. Working remotely has its benefits and many companies have adopted a work-from-home policy: workers can choose to work remotely altogether, or alternatively, come into the office several times a week. Some [...]

By |2017-09-06T18:35:46+00:00September 6th, 2017|Business Tips, Management|0 Comments

Nurturing Creativity in the Workplace

Creativity is an essential trait of a productive and innovative work environment. The success of a business often depends on the effectiveness of the development team’s ideas. In today’s economy, creativity in the workforce is more important than ever to keep up with fast-paced innovations. In fact, a study reports that over 60% of polled [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:59:25+00:00May 31st, 2017|Blog, Business Tips, Management, Productivity|0 Comments

Let’s Get Siri-us About A.I. in the Workplace

Having an executive assistant was once reserved for hotshot CEOs and bigwig executives. Not anymore. Today, any average Joe can have access to Siri or Alexa, thanks to a growing cohort of A.I.-enabled digital assistants developed by Amazon, Apple, and other leading tech companies. With a simple voice command, artificially intelligent assistants will answer your [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:59:25+00:00February 27th, 2017|Blog, Business Tips, Management, Productivity|15 Comments

Dave Rocker: 4 Ways to Kick Procrastination to the Curb

Benjamin Franklin once said, “Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.” While this advice sounds simple and obvious in theory, every professional has experienced the crippling effects of procrastination at one point or another. According to Psychology Today, 20 percent of people are chronic procrastinators, avoiding difficult or unpleasant tasks in favor [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:59:26+00:00April 18th, 2016|Blog, Business Tips, Productivity|0 Comments