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What Is the Productivity Paradox and How Do We Solve It?

By Kayla Matthews   /     Feb 15, 2018  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

It seems logical that increased investment in a goal should make the aspiration more likely to occur, but that’s not always true in the case of productivity. In fact, researchers have identified what’s referred to as the productivity paradox while researching this phenomenon. In the early 1970s, IT had not reached the mainstream, but analysts […]

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4 Tips to Increase Your Productivity at Work

By Kayla Matthews   /     Jan 26, 2018  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

Let’s face it: It’s not always easy to focus. This is especially true at the office, where a number of distractions breeze in and out of your workspace from the day’s beginning to end. With each distraction, speed bump or daydream, your productivity at work suffers. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to overcome the […]

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Science-Backed Reasons to Take Breaks at Work

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 01, 2017  /     Productivity Hacks, Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

As human beings, we tell ourselves on a regular basis that there’s more to life than work. Unfortunately, we don’t really act like it. Most of the publicly available statistics on the current state of our work-life balances seem to suggest we’re averse to the idea of taking vacations. Increasingly, we don’t even let ourselves […]

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How to Create Professional Development Goals

How to Create Professional Development Goals

By Kayla Matthews   /     Aug 16, 2017  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

Whether you’ve been a working professional for years or are just starting out, there can come a time when you feel like you’re stuck. If you’re not moving forward at the rate you had hoped, it’s easy to become frustrated, deflated and overwhelmed. Professional development goals, however, can help. Creating professional development goals ensures you’re […]

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