• How To Figure Out Your Most Productive Time Of Day
    Fast Company - Aug 12
    It’s classic productivity advice: Match your most important work to your most productive hours. If you do that, you’ll get a lot more done. But this advice assumes you know when your most productive hours are. Many... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Should Employers Ban Email After Work Hours?
    HBR - Aug 8
    Like many of you, I often work outside of regular office hours while at home, in the airport, and sometimes on vacation. Mobile technology has created a “new normal” work life for a lot of us: Gallup’s research reveals... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Save Your Next Staff Meeting From Itself
    HBR - Aug 6
    While many leaders see staff meetings as vital to the success of their organization, most employees see them as a painful waste of time. As a result, employees arrive or leave whenever they wish; check their emails; doodle;... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The Psychological Quirk That Causes Leaders To...
    Inc - Aug 1
    You have good intentions, a detailed calendar, an office full of timekeeping devices, and maybe even an ace assistant whose job it is to look after your schedule, and yet you continuously manage to book more stuff into your... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The Odd Work-Break Ratio That’s Great For...
    Mashable - Aug 1
    Everyone has that person in the office. You know, the one who always seems to get way more done than everybody else, but who never seems stressed or frantically trying to finish an assignment. How does he or she get it... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Syncsort CEO: You May Be Smart, But Can You Manage...
    NYT - Jul 25
    Lonne Jaffe, Chief Executive of Syncsort, on the Importance of Setting Priorities. Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 4 Things You Thought Were True About Time Management
    HBR - Jul 23
    I don’t know anyone who doesn’t struggle with how to make the most of their time at work. How do you stay on top of an overflowing inbox? How do you get work done when your day is taken up by meetings? How can you get... Read »
    4 weeks ago
  • You Should Spend This Much Time With Your Employees
    Inc - Jul 22
    Leadership is a balancing act. Plenty of experts and studies note that the best route to empowered, engaged employees is to trust them and leave them alone. But weighed against this minimalist management approach, another... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 70% Of Your Time At Work Is Wasted—How To Change...
    Fast Company - Jul 18
    The average tech CEO works about 300 days a year, 14 hours a day. That’s 4,200 hours a year. The stats for most other tech leaders and startup employees aren’t too far off. It sounds like a lot of time, but for most,... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 3 Simple Ways To Boost Your Productivity
    Forbes - Jul 11
    Productivity can be a major challenge when you’re in business for yourself. This can be especially difficult for people making the transition from employee to entrepreneur. Unlike a job, business owners must set their own... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Get Your Brain Unstuck
    HBR - Jul 9
    It’s 10:20 pm — and you’re still at the office. Any moment now, the cleaning crew will arrive and the vacuuming will start and you’ll have to put on your headphones just to hear yourself think. Your wife calls,... Read »
    1 month ago
  • How To Create More Time In Your Schedule
    Forbes - Jul 3
    Independence Day is a time to honor the many freedoms that we enjoy every day as Americans such as the freedom of speech, freedom to innovate or freedom to opine. What freedom also represents, though, is an opportunity to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • How Flexible Hours Can Harm Employees As Much As It...
    Fast Company - Jun 26
    President Obama, nice boss that he is, wants you to stroll into work whenever you please. All right, that's not entirely true. But at the White House Summit on Working Families this week, Obama did encourage employers to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • When To Schedule Your Most Important Work
    HBR - Jun 25
    If you work with a team, chances are your inbox is often flooded with invitations. Internal meetings, client conference calls, the occasional lunch request. Assuming you have some control over your calendar, how you respond... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Stop Throwing Away Money With Unneeded Meetings
    Fortune - Jun 19
    Employee time is a company’s most undervalued asset. To waste less of it, start by adding up the true cost of meetings. The math isn’t complicated, but the results are startling. Start with a company that has 20,000... Read »
    2 months ago