The gig economy. 57 million workers in the U.S. alone are part of it. And it is estimated that by 2020, 40% of the workforce in America will be a part of this economy, Freelancing has become a way of life for so many because of its many benefits – independence in time, place, and amount of work, taking on the type of work for which they have great passion, and just in general being in greater control of their lives.
You’ve probably come across the idea that seriously successful entrepreneurs spend vast amounts of time reading. The classic example is Bill Gates gets through about one book per week on average. But then, maybe your grandmother gets through that many mystery-spy-thriller-romance novels in a week too, and it’s not like she’s a billionaire. Well, what this points to is that reading in and of itself isn’t going to be your secret key to success.
You know that your business needs a blog. Reasons? Five, at the very least
There is no doubt that time management tools help you be more productive. How do we know? Because with a time management tool you can track your activities, check where the time is spent the most, be more effective, and achieve more. You can take control of your time and get on top of your to-do list.
To say that Web developers are a busy lot is like making an understatement. Web development involves a lot of processes and the developers have to deal with tight deadlines and cope with unforeseen complications at work. From catering to client whims to fixing coding bugs and making last-minute modifications to site structure- they have their hands full at work! Unless they master the tricks to remain productive amidst all these, the web developers can find their work taxing and extremely stressful.
Graphic designers should have creative ideas. Apart from that, it is the effective tools which make the best graphic designers. Each day a new designer tool is arriving in the market to make the workflow smoother and more effective. There are ample tools providing nice templates, designs and other features. You can also get creative frames to enhance the websites.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done. Bruce Lee
Stacey Harmon: Evernote, Pomodoro technique and Productivity
Do you feel the need to become more organized and productive? Are you spending your day in some dizzy activity and then think why you haven't accomplished much? Well, then you strongly need to have proper time management strategies that help you to handle the work which is assigned to you.
Struggling to stay productive and motivated at work? Let’s learn from the best. Here, have a look at the magic habits and hacks of highly productive people.
Working from home can be a welcome respite from the chaos of the office, except when new distractions await you there. If you’re struggling to get as much done as you’d like when you work from home, try one or more of the following nine tips to increase your productivity.
Hi, I’m Liz Hardwick and I’m Co-Founder, International Speaker and Trainer at DigiEnable. DigiEnable is a Digital Training and SEO Services company based in Lancashire and supports many businesses and non-profit organisations across the UK and beyond.
Weekends should definitely be a reward for getting through the previous week—but they’re also the perfect time to start preparing for the week ahead. While that might be the last thing you want to think about, using your weekend wisely will make your work week go a lot smoother. Here are nine weekend activities that will increase your productivity for the upcoming week
Any budding entrepreneur knows that managing an online reputation can consume hours (if not days) of the work week. Between monitoring reviews and building a presence on social media, the process only gets more time-consuming and difficult as time goes on.
Is it simply enough to have a job, an office or huge organization to work in? And getting a cheque at the end of the week? A workplace no matter small or large has to be taken off by efficiency and achievement that empowers itself in the form of tangible results for the company and is rewarding for the employee.
In 2019, starting your own company has never been easier. There’s a vast array of online tools, from business name generators to website builders, that make the process doable for people of all ages and experience levels.
Our new integration: ClickUp, a popular productivity platform. A better way to manage everything
No matter what type of business you run, sales is a necessary part of your company’s growth. You could manage without marketing or HR, but sales – not so much. Unfortunately, sales is also one of the most difficult aspects of running a business, especially if you’re in the B2B sector.
Productivity Use Cases: Yina Huang, portfolio management software consultant, astrophysics / space nut
Hi! My name is Yina. By day I consult for hedge funds/banks that use our portfolio management software, by night I am an astrophysics/space nut developing content for my blog, @yinadreamsofspace, planning a London wedding, and building out my productivity startup.
Say hello to our 25th integration featuring Paymo, a popular work and project management platform among freelancers and creative small businesses