Productivity Tips Articles

  • See why taking breaks at work can actually make you more productive.

    Why Your Coffee Break Can Make You More Productive

    October 8, 2018

    The next time your boss yells at you for taking a coffee break when you should be working, just tell them, “Listen, I have to respect my body’s ultradian rhythms if you want me to do my best work.” And, well, you’d be right. So, what’s an ultradian rhythm? Well, it's a general term for a pattern in your body that repeats regularly throughout the day. Our body...

  • New features in Microsoft Word you'll actually use.

    The 3 Most Useful New Features in Microsoft Word

    October 2, 2018

    Microsoft recently released updates to Office 365 and Office 2019, bringing a slew of new features to their entire suite of office and productivity apps, including enhancements to Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Let’s take a look at three of the most useful new features found in Microsoft Word. 1. Resume Assistant (Office 365 only) One of the most difficult...

  • Learn the most useful features in Excel 2019, with video.

    3 New Features in Excel 2019 That You'll Actually Use

    September 26, 2018

    Microsoft Office 2019 just released. And that means Microsoft Excel 2019 just released too, filled of new features and upgrades. The question is, what are the features in Excel 2019 you should learn first? What are the ones that’ll really help you do your job better? There are three that jump off the page. And, for those of you who have Microsoft 365 – don’t...

  • How to use Screen Time in iOS 12, one of the coolest new features for iPads and iPhones.

    How to Use The Coolest New Feature in iOS 12: Screen Time

    September 17, 2018

    With this week’s release of iOS 12, you’ll find a completely new set of features designed to help you be more aware of the time you...

  • Learn how to best deal with pressure at work.

    How to Best Deal with Pressure at Work

    September 10, 2018

    When do you feel the most pressure at work? Generally, you feel the most pressure when you are working on a project that’s either...

  • Learn how to be more organized by doing these three things right now.

    3 Actions You Can Take Right Now to Become More Organized

    September 3, 2018

    You are at your least productive and your least effective when you are disorganized. Instead of putting your energy into doing the...