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By Howie Jones  /  July 18, 2020

What to Eat for Optimal Productivity

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Business Tips, Productivity

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

What to Eat for Optimal Productivity

It’s 11 a.m. The conference call has been droning on for 40 minutes, and you’re starting to nod off. Your mind wanders. Possibly you didn’t get a good night’s sleep last night, and you didn’t eat a good breakfast this morning. You realize that you are not paying attention to the meeting — did you […]

Do Pets in the Office Help or Hurt Productivity?

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Startup

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Do Pets in the Office Help or Hurt Productivity?

Tech companies have long used office perks like flexible time, lavish catering, and on-site massage therapy to attract top talent. One of the latest new-age benefits? Office pets. From Nestle Purina to Uber, more pups are showing up in offices. Amazon is particularly famous for its pet friendliness, boasting an on-campus dog park, complimentary poop […]

Productivity Doesn’t Just Happen — Make a Plan

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Productivity

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Productivity Doesn’t Just Happen — Make a Plan

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just wake-up and have a productive day without having a plan? It sounds liberating. But that’s just not how it works. I mean, it’s like building a house. You need a plan to determine the necessary materials if the foundation is sound, and the steps required to assemble […]

5 Ways to Boost Productivity With Psychological Safety

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Productivity

Friday, February 14th, 2020

5 Ways to Boost Productivity With Psychological Safety

Take risks or stay safe? On paper, they’re opposites. But on a productive, high-performing team, the two concepts have to coexist. Productivity and high-performance exist together in a sweet spot that has a name: psychological safety. Here are five ways to boost productivity with psychological safety. Harvard Business School professor Amy Edmonson defines psychological safety […]

Calendar Yourself Out of Debt this Year

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Calendar

Friday, January 24th, 2020

Calendar Yourself Out of Debt this Year

If you live in America, you’re probably swimming in debt. That’s not an overstatement either. According to one set of data, 80.9% of Baby Boomers, 79.9% of Gen Xers, and 81.5% of Millennials are in debt. But, that’s not the only debt crisis we’re facing. There’s also the crushing time management debt that a lot […]

How Do You Prioritize Yourself?

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Productivity

Monday, January 13th, 2020

How Do You Prioritize Yourself?

Years ago I was having dinner with my parents. The phone rang. It was a friend in a panic. She was driving home and her car died. We later found out that her car had an oil leak. And, because she hadn’t put oil in it, the car obviously overheated and shut down. But how […]

What Are Your Top 3 Priorities in Life?

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Time Management

Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

What Are Your Top 3 Priorities in Life?

I usually don’t get swept up in social media trends. But, I thought that 2019’s ‘10 Year Challenge’ was fun. I also thought it was a great way to reflect on your life’s journey. When I looked at a picture from ten years ago, it took me back to a different place. I wasn’t settled […]

13 Best Calendar Apps for Business Owners

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Thursday, December 12th, 2019

13 Best Calendar Apps for Business Owners

As a small business owner, you should know how vital your calendar is for productivity. Without your Calendar, you’ll have a difficult time remembering your appointments, meetings, events, deadlines, and employee schedules. While there is no shortage of fabulous online calendars out there, not all of them are suited for small businesses. That’s when you […]

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