Tag Archive | "productivity"

Resolving Ego Issues in the Workplace

Tuesday, November 27, 2012


Work isn’t always as easy or efficient as it could or should be, and sometimes when you’re in charge of running a workplace, you can find yourself dealing with some pretty serious ego issues that can really stand in the way of you getting that good, quality productivity that you so desperately need. One would […]

Reasons to Promote a Fit and Healthy Workforce

Monday, October 8, 2012


This is an awfully difficult time to run a business. While being an entrepreneur is still the best way to build residual income and save yourself from the trap of living paycheck to paycheck, the cost of doing business continues to rise while poor consumer confidence has led to less purchasing and an unwillingness to […]

How Green Office Practices Lead to Higher Productivity

Friday, September 14, 2012


Since “going green” is about preserving resources while striving to create methods to do things in a more productive way, it’s probably not that much of a shocker that green offices lead to higher productivity. However, what you may not know is that this is not just an assumption; that there is actually solid data […]

How to Improve Employee Productivity With Ergonomic Office Design

Thursday, August 2, 2012


Employees are the heart of your company. Together they perform all the functions vital to making the business thrive. There are many reasons why an ergonomically designed office is beneficial to your company, one being increased employee productivity. It is also true that the desks where they spend all their time at work could be […]

How Businesses Can Save Money With Open Source Software

Tuesday, July 24, 2012


For any business to survive in today’s economy, it has to carefully manage costs. The smart start-up or small business entrepreneur will hunt down any way to mitigate expenses that doesn’t impact his ability to get the job done. In the information age, computer and software expenses are generally a huge line item in the […]

Getting Your Employees to Meet Deadlines

Wednesday, June 6, 2012


When it comes to the workplace atmosphere, and more specifically the employer/employee dynamic, there a lot of people who want to be the boss without really realizing all of the responsibilities that come with it. For instance, business owners and supervisors oftentimes work later hours than everyone else and they tend to have many more […]

Why Keeping Employees Healthy and Happy Will Improve the Bottom Line

Friday, June 1, 2012


Some companies do not judge the relative health and happiness of their employees to have any bearing on the bottom line. This is a mistake. When employees are in peak physical and mental form and their morale is high, they are likely to perform every task more efficiently, thus improving the bottom line. If, however, […]

How to Stay Productive During Your Morning Commute

Monday, April 23, 2012


Unfortunately there’s not much you can do when you’re behind the wheel to make your commute less frustrating or feel like you’ve accomplished something useful during your time spent in gridlock. While some people use their time in the car to apply makeup, catch up on phone calls, or even check their Facebook wall, none […]

Eco-Friendly Office Design Tips for Increased Productivity

Thursday, March 1, 2012


Americans spend more time at work than they do at home, and the office environment is utterly tied to worker efficiency and productivity. But with today’s environmentally-conscious design and construction environments, it’s not enough to simply build an office the cheapest or easiest way possible. It’s also important to think ‘green’, focusing on the footprint […]

Office Design Tips for Increased Productivity

Thursday, March 1, 2012


There probably aren’t a lot of people who think of their office as a “home away from home”. When it comes to being productive at the work place, there may be some pros to that. After all, when you’re on the job, that’s not the time to lay out on your desk while checking out […]