Christa Tuttle November 20, 2020 Focus groups are used by marketing professionals for a variety of reasons. A focus group is a group of people selected to partake in discussions surrounding the early stages of product or concept development, the evaluation of services or test new ideas for feedback. In these interactive group settings, the … Continue reading Framework for Conducting a Focus Group
Dale Strickland November 13, 2020 Tracking application use is a critical component of Software Asset Management (SAM). In this article I will define what SAM is, outline the goals and benefits of SAM, and provide you with tips for reducing software costs in your organization. What is Software Asset Management and Why is it Important? … Continue reading Software Asset Management – Why Track Employee Application Use?
Zad El-Makkaoui October 15, 2020 The events of the past 8 months have only added to the complexities of life and the stress of the work environment. Employers and employees across the globe met the transition from in-person to remote work with mixed emotions. Our collective recent experiences have changed the way we work and … Continue reading How Attending to the 5 Elements of Wellbeing Will Make You More Productive at Work
Ryan Estis October 13, 2020 If you’ve been having trouble concentrating recently, you’re not alone. A recent survey conducted by FlexJobs and Mental Health America found that 75% of people have experienced burnout at work, with 40% saying they’ve felt it during the pandemic specifically. And according to a July MetLife report on the U.S. … Continue reading How to Conquer Burnout at Work
Tanvir Zafar October 7, 2020 According to Stanford Research, over 42% of the US workforce are working from home in some capacity since the covid-19 outbreak. While this is much safer for employees, there are roadblocks that companies and their workers are encountering. Working from home in general produces more distractions than working from the … Continue reading Experts Share How to Be More Productive Working from Home
Jonathan Crossfield October 2, 2020 This year has seen entire CBDs sit empty, as office workers have had to work from home – many for the first time. This experience has caused a lot of people to think more deeply about what makes an ideal workspace – beyond having the right tech and a fast … Continue reading The Sound of Silence: Managing Interruptions in the Workplace
By Justin Pot—Zapier August 29, 2020 Remember your coworkers? They stopped being three-dimensional people months ago and were replaced with fuzzy moving images that you talk over constantly because of lag. Zoom burnout is a well-documented phenomenon, and we’re all feeling it. Hard. So you shouldn’t feel bad if, after a coworker proposes a group … Continue reading Sick of virtual happy hours? Try these 5 activities instead
Rachel Smith August 25, 2020 When it comes to productivity we always strive to be better, more efficient and get more done. With only so many hours in a day, especially as a busy business owner it can feel like time gets away from you. And if yourself and your team are working from home, … Continue reading 5 Productivity Tools to Help You Get More Out of Your Say While Working From Home
By Aytekin Tank August 20, 2020 I can admit it—I’m a recovering perfectionist. By this I mean, my way of reacting to uncertainty often involves trying to execute everything flawlessly—to be everywhere and available to everyone, sometimes to my own detriment. I’ve been known to burn the candle at both ends trying to get a … Continue reading How holding onto a perfectionist mindset hinders your progress
Steven Imke August 16, 2020 As a business owner, planning for the future can be scary. Every little decision you have to make seems to complicate another. At some point, hopes turn into fears and insecurities, and panic sets in, leading to feelings of being overwhelmed. I know, I’ve been there, in fact, all business … Continue reading What Are SMART Goals and Why Are They Important?