Productive, But at What Cost?


Failing to address disruptive behavior by high-performers can actually hurt overall productivity. What should a leader do when one of their most productive employees is also the most disruptive? Anecdotally, this was precisely the case at a high-tech manufacturing firm in Pennsylvania.

(Fall 2017) Product Update


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A Handful Of Expert Tips To Sustainably Increase Workplace Productivity


Over the last few years, employee productivity has become one of those ubiquitous business buzzwords like company culture and employee engagement. I can tell you that when we share posts on social media, the ones dealing with productivity outperform the others by a wide margin.

Workplace Design Trends – 5 Ways to Increase Productivity at Work

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Here are 5 trends in workplace design that are helping to increase productivity at work. Natural sunlight has a major effect on mood, which affects productivity and plants are one of the best features you can add to an office to increase productivity.

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The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System

Built By Recruiters for Employers The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System Newton Software, Inc. © | 415-593-1189 | What is an ATS? Why do you need an ATS? What are the key features every ATS should have? ATS isn’t ?tting

[Infographic] How To Have More Productive Conversations At Work

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Excelling at office interaction takes a little more application, and the taking on board of a few essential principles. For more ideas on how to tune up your conversation skills and getter better results at work, check out this new visual guide from OnStride.

How To Maximize Productivity at Workplace Using The Right Technology

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Between 2007 and 2016, productivity has drastically declined at the workplace. This has been associated with advancement in technology such as the prevalence of the smartphones which can take way too much of our time away from tings we should be focusing on while at work.

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Productivity & Politics: How Teams Can Work Together Despite Opposing Views


Nearly a year after the presidential election, political friction remains in workplaces: – 31% of workers say their company’s productivity level has decreased because of political expressions. So how should employees and leadership handle political discussions at work?

How To Make Your Products Successful

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Most organizations take products too seriously. They have a culture that believes their products convey value and stress features, cool technology and price as the reasons why people should buy from them. A product – centric strategy and organizational culture is severely flawed.

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7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates

At a bare minimum, your careers page should be. clicks-through to your careers page, give them some context beyond the job: What is life like at your company? are at the mercy of applicants, who have certain expectations that must. Our ATS. Newton Software, Inc.

Are March Madness Basketball Fans Less Productive at Work?


36 percent of March Madness watchers admit they tune in at their desks. That said, men are statistically more likely to put in more screen time in total — watching at least four hours per day. Brackets are a big part of the March Madness fun, and those don’t get left at home either.

What You Need To Know To Be Productive At Work (Infographic)


From Lifehacking to Productivity Hacking , everyone is looking for ways to be more efficient and productive at work and at life. Optimization doesn’t stop at the activities we perform, but also melts over into the environments that we create.

93% of Workers Are Least Productive… At Work?


If this sounds intriguing, I’ve written fairly extensively on the topic if you want to explore: How to Implement a ROWE Flexible Schedule Policy vs Core Business Hours Analytics and Business Accountability Employee Productivity Management (Video) People Least Productive in the Office The title for this post reflects the latest FlexJobs survey , which shows that just 7% of workers think they are most productive in the office. General Productivity ROWE

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6 Ideas To Increase Employee Productivity

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While this may be acceptable at times, it can take a toll on the future of a company if employees become permanently lethargic, unmotivated, and uninterested in their work. Hovering over your employees all the time can decrease their productivity levels. Productivity

How Wellness Professionals Can Improve Employee Productivity

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There is no doubt that healthy employees are more likely to be productive, which is something employers are finally noticing. Consuming the right foods can really make a difference in a person’s productivity and overall health. Productivity Workplace happiness

Employer Branding: Using Social Media to Boost your Brand

Speaker: Audra Knight, Recruitment Operations Manager, Tenable

In this webinar, Audra Knight, Recruitment Operations Manager at Tenable, will help you optimize your company presence on the big three – Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Social Media is a powerful way to boost your brand.

Planned Coffee Intake – Boost Your Office Productivity

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It also increases the body’s production of adrenaline and dopamine, making us feel energetic and happy. The solution is to drink strategically and take our office shots at certain times of the day. First, it interferes with the body’s production of cortisol. Productivity

The Best Hacks to Improve Employee Productivity


Employee productivity can be at risk when employees feel that their needs are being neglected. The post The Best Hacks to Improve Employee Productivity appeared first on SutiHR.

What really hurts productivity?


— Inadvertently placing unnecessary rules on employee behavior, instead of offering more freedom, can hurt productivity. A couple of days ago, I wrote a post that addressed some recent research on the negative impact that corporate award programs can have on firm productivity.

Different Ways Hobbies Can Help Employees Be More Productive at Work

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Hobbies can help employees in many ways, including in maintaining a high level of productivity at work. Studies have shown that employees who have hobbies in their spare time are better at managing their time in the first place. More Energy at Work.

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Driving Employee Engagement With an HR Product


Product management comes down to one crucial process: how you approach the problem. So wait — what does this have to do with product management or Reflektive? We think of our dilemmas first because chances are we have felt undervalued at some point in our careers.

[Infographic] Productivity And Motivation Tips From Experts

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Research shows that employees that are happy in their roles, and are happy at work , perform better than employees that demonstrate a lack of satisfaction within their role. What if we told you that you can increase workplace productivity by looking at the two areas we’ve mentioned?

3 Workspace Hacks To Boost Productivity

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Because of this, more and more businesses are looking for new ways to increase productivity and decrease workload. Office automation providers like are at the forefront of this movement. Check out these used printers at JJ Bender. Productivity

The Future of Worker Productivity


Less pure output and more holistic wellbeing, productivity is driven by the employee experience and technologies that can give leaders greater insight. Last week, I wrote about worker productivity from the perspective of economists and the figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

How Productive is Overtime?


Remember when a productive work week was capped-off at 40 hours? Today’s average work week for employees is aimed at 47 hours, an additional seven hours of labor cost for the employer. Along with this labor cost, these additional work hours are creating overwhelmed employees that are not being as productive as they can be. Is Overtime Productive? Unfortunately, the research indicates that overtime is not productive.

Hireology Product Update: The Latest from Insights


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[Infographic] 9 Tips to Improve Workplace Productivity

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Almost every employee wants success and growth at work. Sometimes there comes a situation when some employees start losing their productivity at workplace. Keeping the environment happy and healthy at workplace can bring great and effective results at workplace.

5 Crucial Strategies to Improve Employee Productivity

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For every cog that’s working in its optimum condition, the machine performs at its best. Featured Productivity employee productivity workplace productivity

How Company Culture Affects Employee Productivity

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Products need to be delivered on time. One thing company culture can have a huge impact on is worker productivity. One of the results of poor company culture tends to be that employees feel like their contributions to the company don’t matter at all. Company culture Productivit

How Productive Are You When Listening To Music At Work?

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As someone who’s highly detail-oriented and concerned (almost to a compulsive degree) with the quality of their work, I used to think that listening to music at work is a needless distraction so I avoided it at any costs. The science of listening to music at work.

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How to Motivate Your Staff and Make Them More Productive

HR Gazette

Workplace Productivity. High workplace productivity is the hallmark of a successful company – there are no two views on that. So this approach forms the basis of increased productivity at any workplace. Accountability and transparency are vital to workplace productivity.

Our Latest Product Updates To Encourage Employee Development, Accountability, & Alignment


Here are several of our latest product initiatives and feature upgrades. Some are a sneak peek at what’s to come, and many are only available on our Plus Plan. Yet only 25% of them are very satisfied with the level of commitment to employee development at their organization.

4 Ways to Ensure a Productive Team

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We all know how important productivity is in the workplace – after all, how often do you find yourself struggling for motivation when you’re in the middle of a particularly difficult task or getting towards the end of a long day? Productivity

The Looming Showdown: Privacy, Wellness and Productivity

TLNT: The Business of HR

On one occasion, I arrived at an airport only to realize my Fitbit was not charged. Bring Your Own Device Healthcare HR Trends Productivity Wellness Workforce FeaturedShortly after purchasing my first Fitbit, I noticed a change in my airport travel routine.

[Infographic] How Health Impacts Productivity

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A motivated employee is a productive employee, and so companies stock their human resources arsenals with all sorts of motivational tools: raises, bonuses, sales contests, peer recognition programs and gift card giveaways, for starters. Businesses have a lot at stake, too.

How Rewards And Recognition Help Increase Productivity In Business

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Retaining employees is fundamental when aiming to boost productivity levels in the office. Here are some “sticky” guidelines that you might want to consider to help increase productivity and execution in the office. It will also help increase productivity.

This may be the key to increasing employee productivity: Financial education at work

HR Morning

One in three employees report that issues with personal finances serve as a distraction at work, according to a report published by the Center for Financial Services Innovation. In this week's e-newsletter Pay and Benefits benefits education productivity

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How to Build a Healthy Workplace Culture That Breeds Quality and Productivity

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Among many important things to run a successful company, a positive workplace culture is one that lays a fertile ground in which productivity, talent, skills and morale are nurtured. Recognizing the space as a way to support productivity will define your organizational culture.

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How Banning Email Can Boost Productivity And Work Satisfaction

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Looking at those numbers, it is not surprising that some leaders have begun to question the usefulness of email. Email is hurting our productivity and our well-being. That equals to hours of lost productivity per day. Internal communication Productivity

How to Create a More Personal, Productive Workspace

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When you think of your workspace, you probably think about a featureless desk you labor at every day. The truth is, you spend more time at your desk than anywhere else except your bed. Get more out of your work hours by creating a more personal, productive workspace.