Many companies take their staff on team-building retreats or engage in other activities. These activities are designed to bring staff closer together and create a cohesive environment. Business leaders should know that teams don’t just happen. They require work to become a functioning unit. Here are a few reasons team why building activities should play a central role in your business.Continue reading “5 Reasons why Team Building Activities are Important”
Working remotely has some serious perks, but it’s not without its drawbacks, as well. While it can be nice to work when and where you want without any set hours, it can also sap you of your productivity if you’re prone to distraction.
Success lies in learning and moving on from mistakes and problems smarter. But as we can all attest: getting over a slump is as hard as waking up when your work is no longer satisfying. Incidentally, hitting a slump is responsible for “not feeling like it anymore,” sounds familiar, right? It happens to the best of us. We go through moments when we lose our mojo. We no longer feel fired up. Our performance slows down, and we become inefficient and ineffective. It is natural, our comfort and safe zones turn into painful ruts, and even that secure job may become boring.Continue reading “Winning Over Slumps and Getting Back on Track”
We all know that you can end up fighting clutter at your home. It just naturally comes with the territory. You buy new things faster than you can get rid of old things. And within the family framework, it’s not that big a deal. However, that can become a problem if you gather too many things or too much stuff at your business location.
You have this excellent company, and everything typically runs smooth. You know your business better than anyone, though, and you know it could be better. Sometimes projects get hung up a few days longer. Sometimes meetings lose focus.
Most people like to live and work within a clean environment. A clean workplace is extremely important for many different reasons. The information below will explore why having a clean work space is necessary and why it is a benefit for most people. Continue reading “Why It Is Important to Have Clean Workplace?”
Working in an office forty hours per week may do a decent job at paying the bills, but it is not so great for your physical welfare. Sitting in an uncomfortable (and even a comfortable) chair, staring at a computer screen for eight hours a day is not very good for several different aspects of your body.
In most cases computer monitoring software is used to track the activities of employees and identify instance where time is being wasted on personal activities. While doing that can definitely help to increase productivity by cutting down on time wastage, it is possible to conversely track and identify employees that are productive instead and incentivize it to encourage others to follow suit. Continue reading “How to Incentivize Productivity with Computer Monitoring Software”
A productive workplace is one where everyone feels safe. If you are being harassed at your job, that makes it anything but productive or comfortable. You do have a right not to be harassed at work; whether someone is being physically inappropriate or making verbally inappropriate comments about someone’s sex, race or religion, it is not okay or legal. If someone is making those types of comments, then that is also a form of discrimination, which is also illegal. Continue reading “What Are The Laws Related To Workplace Harassment Protection?”
About half of all new small business start-ups close their doors within the first four years. The reasons are many and varied, but equipping your business with the right “tools” from day one is certainly one factor that will help you avoid the pitfalls that can lead to business failure. Continue reading “The Tools Your New Start-up Needs to Succeed”
With tech gurus making plans to live forever and artificial intelligence gathering pace at breakneck speed, the future might look a little bleak for mere mortals soon to be replaced by robot workers. Continue reading “3 reasons why automation might make work wonderful”
As the manager or owner of a business, you will already know how important productivity levels are. If your workforce is not as productive as it could be, your business and profits will suffer. This is why it is so important to place emphasis on improving productivity from your workers. There are many different things that can have an impact of productivity levels. It is important to take all of these into consideration if you want to maximize on productivity from your workforce. Continue reading “Improving Productivity from Your Workforce”