5 mobile productivity apps

It’s a new year and with it many people, business owners included, are undoubtedly setting goals and resolutions for the year ahead. When it comes to businesses, many owners and managers set a resolution to become more productive, something which isn’t always easy. Luckily, there are numerous apps out there that can help, and with…

Boost productivity with 5 apps

From email to document storage, and even voice communication, almost every business system is connected in some way to do the Internet. Connecting to the Web is without a doubt an important tool that many businesses have come to steadfastly rely on. A common problem workers run across however is being distracted by sites like…

Email tip: Better subject lines

Communication is one of the most essential components of business, and one of the main ways many companies and customers communicate is through email. One of the most important elements of the email is the part that many people either struggle with or ignore – the subject line. If you don’t write strong or appropriate…

Stop multitasking in 5 steps

As a business owner or manager you are likely doing more than one thing at once. You are maybe even balancing three to four tasks at the same time. Have you noticed that when you do this, you often make more mistakes or actually end up working longer and harder? While multitasking is an important…

Pros and cons of the Gantt chart

Projects are usually defined as a process that can be either individual or collaborative and are planned to achieve a desired result. They are usually different from your day-to-day work tasks and have a set start and end date. Some projects can be incredibly complex, so to stay on top of every aspect you need…

All about email sign-offs

While email is without a doubt one of the most useful communication tools out there, it can be challenging to master. Sure, you probably write many a day, but because emails lack face-to-face communication, it’s easy for these messages to be read the wrong way, literally. One of the most troublesome areas people have is…

5 ergonomic tips for your desk

Regardless of the fast pace of technology or perhaps because of it, we are spending an ever increasing amount of time in the office, at our desks. While this has its upsides, with multi-functioning workspaces, there are downsides that could pose serious risks to not only your productivity but your health. In order to stave…

Four apps to help boost productivity

Productivity is without a doubt one of the more popular technology buzzwords nowadays. Business owners, managers and employees all seem to be striving to increase their productivity but may not know the best way to go about doing so. One way could be leveraging technology, more specifically, apps, to help improve efficiency. Here are four…

5 ways to manage your inbox

It’s safe to say that email has become the primary communication tool for businesses all over the world. Its instant nature has also made communication infinitely easier. Despite all of the benefits of email, there are some drawbacks, with the sheer amount of emails we get on a daily basis being the biggest of them.…