It's difficult to say something is a non-issue if you keep talking about it.
Women (and to be fair, men too) have struggled for decades with finding the balance between work and home. When working a full-time job, managing to fit everything else in can be a struggle. Kristi Bailey, the director of communications for the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce, said setting priorities is the most important thing when trying...
Convenience and security are two big reasons that banks believe consumers will embrace cardless ATM cash access this year.
The Van Wyck Expressway in Queens, New York. The Santa Monica Freeway in Los Angeles, California. The I-90 in Chicago, Illinois. No matter what city you live in, you can probably mention at least one bottleneck that makes commuting (particularly to and from the office) a living nightmare. And when you’re trying to get home...
Sometimes it's worth trying save an employee who may not seem to be a perfect fit. Here are three kinds of “stick-in-the-mud” employees and how an effective leader can help them to flourish. The post Business Leaders: Don’t Leave These...Show More Summary
Is it a struggle for your company to keep employees? Learn how to build a culture of learning that will re-energize your staff and get them excited to stay. The post 3 Strategies to Improve Employee Retention and Engagement appearedShow More Summary
From an innocent bystander’s perspective, it might seem like Americans are spending more and more time at home. For people who telecommute, aging seniors, or freelance entrepreneurs, home base is fast-becoming synonymous with the office. Part of the reason for this is all the recent advancements in technology that allow teams to engage in virtual...
As someone who has recently begun the juggling act, I can vouch that it is possible to be a full-time college student and work a remote job. Remote jobs allow schedule flexibility and also present the opportunity to work in comfortable, familiar settings, thus eliminating the pesky need to leave the comforts of home and...
One of the biggest topics in the Internet world today is big data, and it's generally agreed that big data solutions are sorely needed. Not all big data solution providers can help you solve your big data problems. You need to choose the ones who can really do the job. Show More Summary
Mark your calendar for a live Productivity Week Twitter chat with guest host CMO Dave King from Asana tomorrow, Aug. 17, at 10:30 a.m. PT. We will be using the hashtag #UpworkChat. We consider ourselves productivity experts at Upwork, connecting clients and freelancers quickly and easily to get more work done every day. But it doesn’t stop...
“Time is of the essence,” particularly when it comes to running your business. Whether you’re building your stunning website, or starting an exciting project offline, this blog post is for you. Time management is all about making the most efficient use of your time and working smarter, not harder. It requires planning, patience and lots of...
In this video, you will learn about 8 work from home job sites for finding work. These websites will help you see what kind of remote jobs are available that you can do from your home without having a commute. Enjoy the video and let me know what you think in the comments […]
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Alinea restaurant is redefining the dining experience and is a great example of how fun products can be used both for marketing and to create experiences.
In this video, you will learn about 10 business ideas that make money while you sleep. Instead of trading time for money, these businesses can be run with minimal maintenance while making you passive income. Enjoy the video and let me know what you think in the comments below! Here are a few […]
About $4 trillion worth of ecommerce merchandise is abandoned in the shopping cart every year. Here are the top shopping cart abandonment reasons.
If you’d like to make sure your website is providing the best UX possible, use this 8-question website user experience checklist as a good start.
Stop dreaming of changing the world and start focusing on creative methods to provide a more fulfilling customer experience.
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Start signing up more customers by using these sales pitch ideas that focus on your clients and underscore the value of your products or services.