Workplace productivity

Clutter Coach

The post Workplace productivity appeared first on Clutter Coach. by Productivity, and increasing it, is a perennially popular topic and it won’t go away anytime soon. New technology changes the issues a bit, as do new work habits, such as telecommuting. But as an issue to be dealt with, it remains. This fun infographic has some interesting statistics. Two thirds of office workers complain that chatty coworkers disrupt their work! That’s a lot.

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Study: Workplace Incivility is Contagious

On The Job

Every workplace has at least one -- that snarky employee who is rude and has a ready put-down for any colleague unlucky enough to interact with him or her.

2016 158

Research: Twitter Reveals Workplace Stress

On The Job

Any suggestions on how to combat workplace stress that you've found helpful Chances are, your stress level has gone up simply because it's Monday. You're not alone.

Infographic: Future Workplaces

The Small Business Blog

… Read the full article here: Infographic: Future Workplaces on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Business Infographics future Infographic predictions remote working teleworking Workplace

2014 134

8 Ways to Create Greater Workplace Happiness

On The Job

Seven is an interesting number,” says Kris Boesch , an workplace culture expert. “It’s On a scale of one to 10, how happy are the employees in your organization? If your answer is “seven” then you’re right in line with the answer given by most CEOs. It’s representative of ‘we’re doing okay, not great’ or ‘I really don’t know.’ You’re confident that no one is going to go postal. Overall you have a good group of people who get along well enough.

2017 126

4 Ways Smartphones Can Increase Workplace Safety

Office Dynamics

Social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest can also be used to boost workplace safety. The post 4 Ways Smartphones Can Increase Workplace Safety appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2016 154

Navigate Controversial Topics In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

Well, for starters, your workplace should and can be the guide. If your workplace rules prohibit certain things, then you should follow those guidelines. This graphic can help you navigate controversial topics in the workplace.

2017 169

Workplace Basics

The Small Business Blog

Great post by Dr. Marla Gottschalk via LinkedIn on how employee engagement inside the business is a two way street. We often discuss the importance for companies to engage their employees, but what when this is a one way street?

2013 134

How to Respond to Workplace Conflict

Office Dynamics

However, Monday is the perfect time to talk about workplace conflict because we all have to deal with it. Share you questions or comments regarding workplace conflict for Joan below. The post How to Respond to Workplace Conflict appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2016 171

How can assistants add value in the workplace?

Practically Perfect PA

The moral of the story is that assistants have a huge amount of skills and can add value in a number of areas within the workplace, we just need to have the confidence to promote ourselves. The post How can assistants add value in the workplace? Firstly, happy New Year!

2017 205

Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace

Office Dynamics

Have you ever thought about your responsibility and power to improve ethical standards in the workplace? Ethics in the workplace is a unique topic. The post Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Author: Lisa Olsen.

2016 165

5 Ways To Cope With Workplace Stress

Dumb Little Man

Workplace stress happens to the best of us. The post 5 Ways To Cope With Workplace Stress appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Happiness Relaxation Stress Workplace

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Five Ways to Deal with Workplace Changes Positively

Office Dynamics

Change in the workplace is often very difficult to embrace. When they have to deal with workplace changes, it can become the perfect source of employee complaints and disgruntled comments. It can be extremely challenging to deal with workplace changes and support an issue that you don’t know very much about or don’t believe in. The post Five Ways to Deal with Workplace Changes Positively appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2017 133

The Importance of a Positive Workplace Culture to Enable High Performance

Productivity Bits

The environment or culture within a workplace has a lot to do with how well or how bad the performance of the employees is. It is up to this person to set a workplace culture that the employees can benefit from. In workplaces, where it is seen that the employees and the employer have an equal amount of respect for each other, and for the way that the other works, the level of productivity within that firm is remarkably higher. GTD Hacks Productivity positive workplace

2017 126

Opposites Attract: 3 Benefits of Having 2 Bosses In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

The post Opposites Attract: 3 Benefits of Having 2 Bosses In The Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Having two bosses can sometimes feel like a good cop/bad cop situation if they’re not on the same page or if they employ different styles of leadership.

2016 220

Human rights in the workplace

The Small Business Blog

We’ve decided to look at human rights legislation in the workplace. Human rights are protected by the law and this also applies to the workplace too. Today is Blog Action Day 2013 and the theme for this year is Human Rights.

2013 134

Tactfully Voicing Your Opinion In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

We all experience this in the workplace. The post Tactfully Voicing Your Opinion In The Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Assertive Attitude Career Management Communication Skills Difficult People Interpersonal Skills Motivators Professional Image Self Development Stress Management administrative assistant administrative professional adminskills career advice communication executive assistant Monday Motivators voice your opinion workplace

2017 128

7 Ways to Create A Productive Workplace

Productivity Bits

In order to achieve an efficient workplace for your company, you should build the morale and productivity of your employees. Here are some guidelines on creating a productive workplace environment. If you''re not reading this from Productivity Bits - Smart Productivity and GTD Hacks , please read the original post here 7 Ways to Create A Productive Workplace. GTD Hacks Productivity GTD improve productivity at workplace increase office productivity office hacks

2014 122

How to Overcome Stress in the Workplace

Productivity Bits

We encounter stress on a daily basis especially in our workplace. It is also a relief to have someone to talk to about what you are feeling especially in your workplace. Blogging Personal Development Productivity blogging fighting stress stress management workplace stress writing

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Science Shows Why Trust in the Workplace is Critical

On The Job

A decade ago, Paul Zak began measuring brain activity from people while they worked and he soon made an important discovery: There are scientific reasons why some organizations perform at high levels while others flounder.

2017 169

5 Reasons Why Wearing Safety Boots at the Workplace is Crucial

Dumb Little Man

Safety boots are often made of durable materials to withstand a wide range of workplace hazards. Because of how important safety boots are in workplaces, wearing them has been a part of the regulation. Health Security Workplace

2016 227

Women In The Workplace

The Small Business Blog

Women In The Workplace by Stefan Töpfer on Apr 20, 2010 This weekend I watched a debate on BBC televisions’ ‘The Big Questions’ about working mothers and their cost to small businesses. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 182

Study: Workplace Autonomy Increases Job Satisfaction and Well-Being

Small Business Labs

A recent study by researchers at the University of Birmingham found "that employees with higher levels of autonomy in their work reported positive effects on their overall well-being and higher levels of job satisfaction."

2017 145

Diversity in the Workplace

Productivity Bits

D iversity in the workplace helps the success and competitiveness of an organization by allowing the embrace of various ideas, ways of thinking and backgrounds. Workplace diversity means embracing the many gender, race, ethnic group, personality, age, work style and educational backgrounds found within a company’s workforce. Organizations that manage workplace diversity in a positive way and foster a workplace that is positive prove to be more successful.

2011 100

Spotting Dangerous Habits in the Workplace Before Accidents Happen

Office Dynamics

It is a practice that should be implemented in the workplace as well. There are a series of things you can do as a managing professional to ensure that your workplace is safe and free of dangerous habits. We all like to think that our workplaces are safe. Some of the most common workplace injuries are falls and over extensions. According to workplace data reported by Abrill, the second most common cause of workplace injuries is slipping and tripping.

2017 117

How to ease pressure in the workplace

The Small Business Blog

However, there are a number of ways for employers to ease the pressure that is put… Read the full article here: How to ease pressure in the workplace on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Guest Blog Outsourcing stress Workplace

2013 130

The One Word That Can Resolve Workplace Conflict

On The Job

Everyone is going to be coming from a different perspective and experience, but as long as they keeping asking "why" -- and listening carefully to the responses -- that conflict will become a positive driver of better bottom-line results and positive workplace relationships Anyone who has a toddler probably hears this no less than 1,400 times per day. And don't tell me you don't resort to "Because I said so!" because everyone reaches that point on the 475th "why?")

2016 152

Three Workplace Safety Essentials

Small Business CEO

Much of this is about having common sense as everyone goes about their daily business, but there are a few things that you need to have present in just about any workplace to ensure that it’s safe. … Economy & Environment workplace safety

2015 66

10 Conversations That Can Transform Your Workplace

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 10 Conversations That Can Transform Your Workplace appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. But do you and your colleagues ever step off the task treadmill and talk about the workplace itself? What is your biggest complaint about the workplace?

2014 157

The Psychological Effects of Cleanliness in the Workplace

Eco-Office Gals

The physical and psychological effects of an unhygienic workplace can be debilitating for staff and visitors. If you want clients to respect your business, and your staff to confidently approach their duties with high morale, you need to ensure your workplace is clean and hygienic.

2014 208

Workplace Harassment and Bullying

Laughing all the Way to Work

I am not a lawyer and this is not considered legal advice in any way, but we recently had a lawyer come to speak to us about workplace harassment and bullying and it really cleared up a few things for me. I was happy to learn that workplace harassment and bullying is based on how a reasonable person would have reacted given the entirety of the circumstances. professional assistant workplace harassment bullying Administrative Assistant

2011 100

HR How-To: Tips to Handle Common Workplace Controversies

Office Dynamics

Whether you’re teacher or an HR Manager, you will encounter high-tension moments in the workplace that require deescalation skills. Sexual harassment is a common workplace issue. Brush up on workplace rules and the specifics that indicate a case of sexual harassment.

2016 134

Avoid These 5 Habits at Workplace To Get A Promotion

Dumb Little Man

People do presume in workplaces. A single bad habit may not affect your career instantly but will mark a bad impact on your workplace and surrounding. This will not only give you a better status at workplace but will help you be a […].

Effective Office Tips for a Greener Workplace

Eco-Office Gals

If your answer’s yes, then check out the following few office tips that will help you create a greener workplace. #1: Banning disposable plastic cups from the workplace (along with the paper ones) will help you make an impact in your own way and be a stronger part of the green revolution.

2013 179

How To Clean A Blood Spill: Safe and Proper Blood Cleanup from Workplace Accidents

Dumb Little Man

It is vital that you know how to clean blood spill in your workplace. The post How To Clean A Blood Spill: Safe and Proper Blood Cleanup from Workplace Accidents appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Health Workplace OSHAMany of us think that safe and proper cleaning of blood spills is as simple as taking a mop and a bucket of water mixed with bleach. But to tell you a fact, there is no simple thing about a blood cleanup.

2017 145

Does "Niceness" Belong in the Workplace?

On The Job

Want some ideas of how to be nice in the workplace without others taking advantage of you? Does it pay to be nice at work? In the "Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World With Kindness," authors Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval contend that it does.

2015 130

Coffee In the Workplace: An Infographic

Simple Productivity Blog

This infographic on coffee in the workplace was too good to pass up. The post Coffee In the Workplace: An Infographic appeared first on Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. Enjoy! Graphic provided by More great content can be found on the site at,

2013 141

How to Organize Your Writing Workplace for Better Productivity

Dumb Little Man

It’s all about writing workplace organization. This question is quite tricky, as some bloggers may start objecting this statement: “A mess at my workplace helps me work and inspires me, so […]. The #1 problem every blogger tries to solve is productivity.

2015 205

More Workers with Autism Entering Workplace

On The Job

But chances are good you soon may start to deal with autism in the workplace. That’s why social-skills training and more detailed explanations of workplace culture can be helpful to those with autism, he says. Autism is a subject that often promotes a great deal of debate. The causes.

2012 186

4 Ways to Create a Paperless Workplace

Small Business CEO

There has been a steep fall in paper consumption in the workplace over the past decade. In absolute terms though, the drop in overall consumption is still a blip in the radar and we have a long way to go when it comes to creating a paperless workplace.

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