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Are Remote Workers Happier Than Office Employees?

When the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, government units around the world required people to stay at home. Of course, lockdowns have forced companies to move their non-essential operations to their houses. Businesses had to find ways to adapt to the situation. For many, especially those who hate the commute to their office, […]

Here Is Why We Shouldn’t Get Back to the Office When the COVID-19 Pandemic Is Over

The global pandemic forced millions of workers around the world to experiment with the work-from-home concept, and employers had no option but to quickly find ways to adapt to this seismic shift. The Coronavirus has reshaped society, and some things are never going back to the way they were. Top on this list is the traditional office setting.  Now, […]

What Is the Connection Between Remote Work and Sleep Habits?

This may come as a surprise to many, but working from home can actually cause trouble sleeping. Therefore, you might ask, “Is there a connection between working from home and sleep quality?” Numerous studies trying to establish the connection between remote work and sleep habits link the lack of sleep to various stressors associated with working from home. […]

How Often Should You Use the “Urgent” Card on Your Employees?

There are plenty of phrases that can drive your employees insane. One of them is the age-old threat, “This is urgent.” Don’t get us wrong. There are plenty of valid scenarios where that phrase is reasonably acceptable. However, if you keep on using the “urgent” card on your employees, they may end up flipping their […]

How to Improve Self-Discipline When Working Remotely

For most people, working from home depicts lots of free time, binge-watching favorite TV shows, eating ice cream on the couch or patio, and playing video games. Unfortunately, that’s far from the truth. While working remotely has its benefits – like greater flexibility, more independence, and less stress – what you may not know is that it requires a lot of […]

Remote Work Is More Effective Than Office-Based Work, And Here’s Why

There’s no denying the fact that remote working is a rapidly growing trend. While organizations and businesses had already started to embrace this new style of work before the COVID-19 pandemic, the abrupt surge in remote work has largely been due to the current global health crisis. If you run a business, you must be wondering: […]

Best Tools for Freelancers In 2021

Freelancing is growing daily, with more people turning to it since the Covid-19 pandemic started. Many employees lost their jobs during the crisis, but luckily, they could apply for freelancing gigs online and continue working remotely. According to an Upwork study, 36% of the U.S. workforce has been freelancing amid the pandemic. However, freelancing isn’t […]

The Best Invoice Templates That You Can Get for Free [2020]

Operating a business and managing a remote team at the same time can be challenging. Several responsibilities come with it, including the excruciating process of generating, processing, and sending out invoices. Unfortunately, the task is indispensable in any business. According to a survey conducted by Ardent Partners, 55% of businesses consider the accounts payable process […]

Easy but Useful Tips for Managing Remote Employees [2021]

Even before the quarantine of 2020, remote work had been a growing trend in the U.S. Now that the business sector has shifted to the work-from-home model due to the pandemic, more changes can be expected. For instance, 97.6% of the workforce expressed their desire to work remotely, as revealed by Buffer’s 2021 State of […]

The Comprehensive Guide to Using Trello for Project Management [2020]

Some people consider themselves Excel rock stars who can power through formulae and pivot tables on spreadsheets. However, there are project managers who do not like using the all-too-complicated program to organize their tasks. This is also the reason why the visually appealing, Trello project management platform is quite popular among so many individuals, with over […]

15 Content Marketing Trends of 2020 [Infographic]

Content marketing has always been an ever-evolving landscape. Every year there are exciting developments shaping the content marketing industry. 2019 was no different — Google’s BERT update, the rise of TikTok as a major social media platform, the death of Google+ — it certainly was a lively year. To give you a brief summary, in […]

Top 5 Employee Monitoring Apps with GPS Tracking [2020]

It’s undeniable how great the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is to millions of people around the world. It has changed the way we shop and how we socialize with other people, and above all, it has transformed how we work. Because of the threat of the virus, a lot of companies across the globe […]

How time tracker Traqq helps to protect EU workers’ rights [Work time directive]

If you run a business, company or organisation in the European Union (EU) and employ staff — and you don’t want to be end up in court or be sued any time soon — then you have no choice but to track the time your employees work, courtesy of the Working Time Directive. The Directive […]

The Comprehensive Guide to Legal and Ethical Employee Monitoring [2021]

You may think that staff monitoring apps are relatively new in the industry, but the truth is, the practice has been around since the late 19th century. These days, businesses of all sizes use employment tracking for determining weak areas in productivity. This practice ensures that workers are pulling their weight and are compliant with […]