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20 Desktop Monitoring Software and Apps in 2022

Did you know that your company is at risk of wasting $400 billion a year due to lost productivity?  After all, the American Payroll Association discovered that 75% of U.S. businesses are affected by employee …

10 Best Resume Builders to Jumpstart Your Career

Get this. On average, each corporate job vacancy attracts 250 resumes. Of these candidates, four to six will get invited for an interview, and only one will be lucky enough to get the job. If …

15 Cost Optimization Tactics to Maximize Efficiency in Your Business

Even before the pandemic, cost optimization has been a top priority for businesses. However, these unpredictable times have forced organizations to find strategies that will help them survive financially. Indeed, it’s high time businesses ditched …

Top 15 Best Books on Time Management to Boost Productivity

Have you ever found yourself wondering how time flies when working on your projects? We’ve all been there. It begins with a feeling that you have all the time in the world, and then suddenly, …

The Importance of Time in Our Lives

Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back. Harvey …

What Is Cyberslacking and How Does It Affect Workplace Productivity?

If there is one thing clear in today’s remote work environment, it’s that the success of the setup can be attributed to internet connectivity. Many companies can continue their work operations online because the proper …

Boomerang Employees and Why You Should (not) Hire Them

In today’s tough job market, companies struggling to fill open roles are considering boomerang employees who left during the pandemic. If you can recall, the Great Resignation saw almost 43 million employees quit their jobs …

Make The Perfect Employee Compensation Plan

According to research from PayScale, the majority of U.S. workers do not know if they’re being paid fairly. The study revealed that 49.7% of employees who think they’re underpaid are likely to switch jobs within …

How to Become a Freelancer in 7 Easy Steps

During the height of the pandemic in 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 31.3 million Americans either suffered a pay cut or lost their jobs. Two years into the COVID-19 crisis, many businesses …

How to Build an Amazing Work Schedule for Your Company

Are you tasked with establishing a work schedule for your team? Then you are one of the most important people in your company. “Why?” you might ask. You directly impact employee productivity and efficiency. This …

Build Your Referent Power and Become a Better Leader

Employees are the foundation of any successful business. However, it takes great leadership to ensure that they remain productive, healthy, and engaged.  According to DDI’s Frontline Leader Project, 57% of workers leave their job because …

Improve Work Efficiency in 11 Easy Steps

How many days a week do you walk away from work whistling, knowing that you managed to accomplish your daily targets? Not only that but that you were able to do your tasks efficiently? Research …

Operational Efficiency: Your Ultimate Guide

Any company that wants to remain competitive in the business world must strive to improve its operational efficiency. In a recent study published by PWC, CEOs were asked which activities they were planning in the …

20 Business Etiquette Rules for Professionals

Etiquette goes beyond knowing which fork to use for the salad or sending ‘thank you’ notes. When it comes to business etiquette rules, there’s a set of behaviors that shows your level of professionalism. A …