Productivity Tips Articles

  • How to reduce stress, according to the American Institute of Stress.

    Do This 4 Times a Day, And You'll Feel Way Less Stressed

    April 18, 2018

    What is stress, exactly? Heidi Hanna, LinkedIn Learning instructor and executive director of the American Institute of Stress, defines it as the gap between demand and capacity. The wider the gap is, the more stress you feel. Two examples – you don’t feel like you have enough time to complete a task, you’ll feel stress. Or, if you didn’t get enough sleep the...

  • Stress at work – see how much people are stressed in their jobs.

    Stress at Work – See Who’s Feeling it the Most And How to Overcome It

    April 17, 2018

    Well, it’s official – money won’t buy you happiness. But it might buy you stress. Recently at LinkedIn Learning, we released a course from Heidi Hanna, the executive director of the American Stress Institute, on dealing with workplace stress. But we wanted to see how big the problem was. So, we surveyed professionals in the U.S. and asked them how stressed they...

  • Seven tips for simplifying your work and increasing your focus.

    How to Simplify Your Work, According to a Simplicity Expert

    April 9, 2018

    Simplicity Expert Lisa Bodell has a persuasive take on what it really means to be productive. “I believe that productivity isn't about doing more on your to-do list,” Bodell said. “It's about ensuring what's on your to-do list is worth your time in the first place.” Her view – you can do a lot of work, without being particularly productive. Instead, the real key...

  • Apple Pay Cash is a handle tool in iOS 11 that makes it easy to pay and get paid by friends and family.

    Why and How to Use Apple Pay Cash on Your iPhone (Video)

    March 20, 2018

    With the release of the iOS 11.2 update late last year, Apple launched a much-anticipated new feature called Apple Pay Cash, which...

  • 7 proofreading tips that'll ensure your writing is flawless.

    How to Proofread Your Writing So It's Clean, Clear and...

    March 14, 2018

    Imagine you just ran a successful project. You are excited – this is great for both the organization and your career. Things are...

  • The Google Drive app is going away. But the replacement is just as good.

    The Google Drive App is Going Away. But Relax — There's a...

    March 2, 2018

    Bad news, Google Drive fans – the app is going away. But relax – there’s a replacement (two, actually). And it's an improvement. You...