Music As Productivity Help or Hinderance

Walk through an office and you might see some people sitting at the desks working while they have headphones of some kind in or on…

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Super Bowl-Induced Productivity Loss Is Nothing

Last week Captivate released a study similar to the kind that come out in advance of every Super Bowl as well as during March Madness,…

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Writing Things Down Is Essential For Many

Do successful people eschew lists? Some might, but for others writing things down is the best way to succeed.

People Want to Stay in Their Jobs, Companies Should Encourage That

A new study shared here reveals 86% those aged 25-35 - roughly “Millennials” - would prefer to remain in their current job if given the…

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The One Key To Productive Meetings: A Desired Result

As always, there are lots of places where you can find all the 17 things you need to run a successful meeting. They’ll offer you…

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It’s Not Organization, It’s Productivity

It’s sometimes a struggle to refrain from audibly gasping when, either in person or via a screenshare, I get a look at the desktop of…

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Need to Break Out of a Rut? Do Something Deliberate

I couldn’t find anything good to listen to. That’s quite a statement considering Spotify offers access to nearly limitless array of music in all genres,…

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It Doesn’t Matter What You Call It. How It Feels Does

It used to be called “the groove” or “the zone.” Coming from a family full of gearheads and car enthusiasts we used the phrase “running…

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What I Can Learn From a Rejected Pitch

I’d sent the pitch several months ago. So long ago I had to search my memory for what it was that I had contacted the…

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Regaining Some Order

Just the other day two things happened: First, I spent about two hours organizing various items in Evernote. Some were consolidated from two (or five)…

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