How to Keep Your Home Office Organized

When you work from home, as so many of us do during this quarantine period, you likely spend most of your waking hours in the home office. So it only makes sense to organize this space and make it more visually pleasing. When everything is nice and tidy, you increase your efficiency and have a […]

Remote Work and the Future of Employment

Remote Work

Studies show remote workers are happy and productive. Yet even in industries where the practice is popular, companies have struggled with how much to embrace remote work. What gives?

How to Stay Focused at Work

Focusing on Work

Half-paying attention to everything means you’re not paying full attention to anything. Here’s how to stay focused at work.

Microsoft Japan Tests Four-Day Workweek, Sees Huge Productivity Gains

Microsoft Tries Four-Day Workweek

Microsoft Japan tested a four-day work week in August and, the company says, overall productivity increased by 40 percent. The special program, called “Work Life Choice Challenge,” also urged staff to reduce the time they spent at meetings and responding to work emails. The company says it saw increased efficiency in several areas. Electricity costs […]

US Businesses are Losing Billions to Workplace Distraction

US Busineses lose $650 billion a year to workplace distraction

If you’re reading this at work, then you’re probably distracted. Don’t worry. You’re not alone. A 2018 Udemy survey indicates that more than 70 percent of workers in the US feel distracted on the job. Some 16 percent of distracted workers say they always feel unfocused. In fact, workplace distraction has become something of an […]

Easy-to-build large desk ideas for your home office!

Easy DIY Large Desk Ideas

Every business that is operated or managed from home will require some sort of workspace, but not all will require an office in the traditional sense. If you operate a freelance photography business, for example, your main workspace maybe your darkroom. If you operate an automotive paint shop, then your workspace will likely be the […]

24 Creative Workspaces for Two!

Home Office Ideas for Two

Working from home can be difficult for the many distractions that come with it. The most common are chores, and kids if you have them. Now if you are sharing your home office or workspace with another person like your partner, then that’s another challenge to face. It’s not just about who uses the work desk at what […]