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Effectiveness vs Efficiency: Which One Is More Important for Successful Leaders?

Efficiency vs effectiveness. These two big E’s are popularly used by managers, leaders, and CEOs to charter the course of their organization. The success of a company greatly depends on effective leadership. Every business strives to attain its goals and objectives while maintaining a consistent profit. To achieve that, leaders have to realize that efficiency […]

How to Assign Invoice Numbers

Assigning invoice numbers may seem like a straightforward process. However, things can get complicated, especially when you’re handling multiple clients. Should you create a unique invoice numbering system for every customer? Well, things do not have to be so difficult. In this article, we’ll share some tips on how to assign invoice numbers. Whether you […]

Tips to Set Up a Workplace Wellness Room

If you work in an office with an open space setting, you might have observed a decline in your productivity, coupled with an uptick in anxiety. These are consequences of a loud, distracting work setting. A stressful workplace can affect the health and wellbeing of employees and consequently lower their productivity rate. Having a wellness […]

Top Employee Appreciation Ideas that Your Workers Will Love

It’s impossible for a company to become successful without the help of its employees. To get a business off the ground, you’ll need a team of talented individuals who will work towards your organization’s goals. However, it takes more than good luck to find and retain the right talent. One of the best ways to […]

Top 12 Best Stress Relieving Games: Games That Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Statistics show that the workplace is the number one source of stress for a majority of American adults. People are constantly under a lot of work pressure with 46% claiming workload to be the main cause of stress.  Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Depending on the source of the stress, you can have difficulty sleeping […]

Fix Rounded Shoulders with These Proven Exercises 

If you are like most people, your job requires you to be seated at your desk for countless hours every day, working on your laptop/computer. This habit causes slouching, and over time, you may develop rounded shoulders, which is usually accompanied by neck and back pain.  If you are reading this post on your phone […]

How Much PTO Should You Offer Employees?

Whether you run a large enterprise or a small business, offering your employees a compensation package like paid time off (PTO) makes them feel valued and appreciated. It is one of the best strategies, apart from health insurance, that the human resource department utilizes to attract and retain top talent.  However, how much paid time […]

Change Your Life with These Self Improvement Tips

Everyone wants to be happy. One way to achieve this happiness is through self improvement. You have to be better than you were yesterday. You have to grow to that point in your life where you can look back and say, “I’m proud of how far I’ve come.” Putting in the effort required to improve […]

60 Powerful Productivity Quotes for Work Success

What drives you to wake up every day and go to work? For a lot ofpeople, reading inspirational productivity quotes is all it takes to get them motivated. These quotes on productivity can be powerful, especially, when you’re struggling to focus at work or on a project. Ultimately, we all want to be successful and […]

Why Can’t I Focus? 5 Reasons Why, and What to Do About It

People often complain of difficulty focusing – be it at work, at school, or even in their daily routines. Sometimes, they even find it hard to keep up with the to-do list.  How many times have you picked up your phone to check what’s on your Instagram feed, what’s trending on Twitter, or what’s new […]

Top Tips on How to Jumpstart Your Future with Short-Term Goals

Short-term goals are great, and we’re not just saying that to make you feel better. We all want to plan for the long-term. However, it’s vital to remember that short-term goals are equally as important. We all function differently, and sometimes, it can be frustrating struggling to keep up with long-term commitments. If you’ve found […]

What to Know About Being Exempt from Overtime Rules

If you earn more than the new minimum wage for workers from your current employer, you are likely an exempt employee. However, that’s not always the case. You may still qualify for overtime pay if youdo not meet the exemption conditions authorized by the Federal Labor Standards Act (FLSA). On the flip side, a non-exempt […]

Top Quotes About Time

It’s not an exaggeration to refer to time as the most important asset in life. Look around you. Most people complain that they never have enough time to do all they want. We could agree with them. However, what should we say about other people who are continually achieving everything they desire in life within […]

Make Extra Money: 13 Side Jobs You Can Do from Home Right Now

Are you almost broke and looking for ways to make extra cash during these trying times? You are not alone. According to statistics published by the US Department of Labor, the unemployment rate rose by 10 percent to reach a record high of 14.7 percent in April. This translates to 23.1 million Americans. Economists say […]