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How to Strike the Best Balance Between Employee Autonomy and Accountability

Lee Schwartz — August 13, 2019 Follow @LeeSSchwartz — August 13, 2019 Few bosses set out to be the look-over-the-shoulder type. Unfortunately, many of them find it difficult to give employees more freedom within widening parameters. Yet throughout my career, I’ve consistently found that giving workers autonomy and accountability improves company morale, corporate culture, and … Continue reading How to Strike the Best Balance Between Employee Autonomy and Accountability

These Secrets to Work/Life Balance Might Not Be What You Expect

Sarah Voigtman — January 25, 2019 — January 25, 2019 We’ve all heard of that holy grail of work/life balance. In the digital age, it can seem nearly impossible to achieve: our businesses are directly in our phones and laptops, and the urge to ignore the frantic ping of an email notification can insatiable. Work/life … Continue reading These Secrets to Work/Life Balance Might Not Be What You Expect

Over-Collaboration vs Not Enough: How to Hit the Right Balance at Work

Mile Živkovic — December 27, 2018 — December 27, 2018 Thanks to the technological advancements in the workplace, collaboration is now easier than ever and teams of all sizes can reap the benefits of collaboration tools, such as increased productivity and more time to do meaningful work. However, too much of anything can never be … Continue reading Over-Collaboration vs Not Enough: How to Hit the Right Balance at Work

Managing The Balance Between Productivity and Work Life Balance In Your Technology Teams

Jamie Mercer — November 30, 2018 — November 30, 2018 hamonazaryan1 / Pixabay Brett Kirby, a human performance scientist at the Nike Research Lab, recently declared that improving and increasing sleep might be one of the most significant trigger points to improving elite sports people’s performance. In a world of encouraging athletes to push their … Continue reading Managing The Balance Between Productivity and Work Life Balance In Your Technology Teams

For Scott Brinker, marketing is designed to balance the ‘4 Forces’

In a recent essay, the MarTech Conference chair pointed to the necessary give-and-take between automation and humanization, centralization and decentralization. Barry Levine on September 28, 2018   Like some physicist discovering the hidden nature of marketing, Scott Brinker recently unveiled his own theory of the relativity of opposing forces. In preparation for our MarTech Conference … Continue reading For Scott Brinker, marketing is designed to balance the ‘4 Forces’