Category Archives: Productivity Back

Become a master of time: Six entrepreneurs on how to make the hours in a day work for you

Many entrepreneurs wouldn’t even blink at the idea of an 80-hour work week, but when it comes to making time for the most essential of tasks like sleep, the stats don’t weigh in the business community’s favour. The costs of a lack of rest are significant; just this week, a Deloitte Access Economics report estimated the … Read more

Two thirds of workers open to “physical and mental augmentations” like microchips, but are there ethical issues?

Floating the concept of physical and mental augmentations like micro-chipping with your workers might not be a conversation many business owners are keen to have, but a recent survey has revealed more employees might be on board with the concept than first thought. After surveying more than 10,000 people in different workforces across the world, business management … Read more

Think You Sound Confident and in Control? Your Voice Says Otherwise.

Turns out you use different pitches with different types of people. It’s a matter of dominance. Have you ever walked away from an important conversation and thought, “Wow, I didn’t sound like myself at all back there”? You’re not alone. A recent psychological study by researchers from the University of Stirling, published in the journal PLOS ONE, found … Read more