Time management

Is Working Overtime an Opportunity or a Form of Abuse?

About a couple of months ago, managers would rather gouge their eyes out than let their employees work from their homes. However, we can all agree that the world has changed between then and now. Probably one of the few positive things that came out of the COVID-19 pandemic is the remote workforce phenomenon. The […]

Strong Organizational Skills to Help You Make it to the Top

If you’re the kind of employee who gets things done in the most efficient ways, your company values you! It’s a core skill that recruiters look for the most in potential candidates during the hiring process. Employees who demonstrate better organizational skills are highly sought after. They are regarded as valuable assets that can drive […]

Remote Work: Defeating the Most Common Task Management and Tech Challenges

In an interview with VOA, Global Workplace Analytics president Kate Lister mentioned that by 2025, about 70% of the US workforce will work remotely. She added that employees will continue to do so at least five days a month. Because of the pandemic, working from home has become more common than it used to be. […]

12 Effective Time Management Techniques to Boost Productivity

Time waits for no one. These wise words by poet Geoffrey Chaucer dating hundreds of years back, still resonate with our way of life today. Indeed, time is a scarce commodity, and you can’t change it. So, it’s essential to learn how to manage your activities to fit within the limited time of 24 hours […]

The Most Efficient Ways to Prioritize and Manage Tasks at Work

If you are a project manager, the success of your project and your team’s efficiency depend on how well you prioritize tasks. Whether you’re working on small or more complex projects, you need to understand the importance and urgency of each item on your to-do list. However, it’s not as easy as it seems. No […]

Understanding the 4 Phases of the Project Management Life Cycle

Project management is more than just organizing meetings, assigning a few tasks, and reminding the team about the deadline. It takes a lot of work to successfully complete a project. Naturally, the entire process can seem overwhelming.  To make the work more manageable, project managers use a tried and tested four-step framework, known as the […]

19 Areas for Employees to Improve Themselves

As young career-driven individuals, one question we ask often is, “What areas of improvement should we consider?” While looking for ways to progress in our chosen careers and paths, we continuously seek new skills to learn. This is because we want to become better individuals capable of competing successfully in any important field in which […]

How to Avoid Feeling Lonely When Working Remotely

Do you usually feel extra lonely when working from home? You are not alone. Buffer’s 2020 State of Remote Work revealed that 20% of online workers struggle with loneliness. So, if you were used to working from the office before the pandemic, you are more likely to feel melancholic when forced to shift to your […]

Attention to Detail: Why It Matters at work

A slight mistake can cost businesses millions of dollars in losses. That’s why attention to detail is a highly sought after trait in any job interview. Detail-oriented employees are more likely to spot an error and prevent it from causing colossal damages. No wonder employers prefer to work with teams that will make as few […]

Remote Mentoring Best Practices: How to Make It Work in a Virtual Workspace

The coronavirus pandemic changed our way of life and how we work. Social distancing regulations kept us apart and companies were forced to embrace remote work. While companies like Google have slowly started to reopen their offices, others are allowing employees to continue working from home for the time being. However, with more businesses adapting to […]

Practical and Realistic Goals to Set for 2021

We’re in the final stretch of 2020—a year marked by frustrations, losses, and even a pandemic. Even so, it doesn’t mean that we should give up on our dreams. As we are approaching a new year, we can check in on the goals we set for ourselves last January. Were you able to accomplish everything […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]