Recent research suggests that unproductive meetings are costing the UK a staggering £582 million a week. So if bad meetings are a regular occurrence in your workplace, it could be damaging your bottom line.
Friday might be fun, but Tuesday’s the day to get stuff done. After all, it gets the highest productivity rankings of all other days of the week, according to an Accountemps survey of managers.
It can often feel like we are fighting a constant battle trying to fire messages back to empty our inboxes to reach the infamous “inbox zero”. A lot of the time it can seem like a futile mission, as emails beget more emails and so the cycle continues.
Through necessity, most SME owners learn the art of thriftiness, making small cost savings that, collectively, make a big difference to profit margins. But few apply that technique to their time management, even though we all agree that time is money.
With the hope of saving SMEs money in 2018, STL Microsoft Training highlighted some of the costliest time management mistakes.
How can you maximise available working days to ensure a fully relaxing festive period? Richard Morris, UK CEO of workspace provider Regus, offers three top tips for a dynamic December.
Every employee, regardless of their position, is guilty of being a time waster at some point or other, but when does this behaviour stop being a harmless quirk and start getting in the way of productivity and positive results?
A map of London, questionable knowledge on Jewish traditions and a race for one of the country’s few remaining “original” Amstrad computers – in week five of The Apprentice, candidates battled in Lord Sugar’s favourite product task, which, this year, was all about him turning 70.
Mike Moffett, partner of operational restructuring at PwC, unveils some considerations for companies wanting to restructure during a difficult time.
Why do 40 per cent of UK companies fail? Don’t let it be poor business leadership. Here’s three golden rules that have helped entrepreneur, philanthropist and speaker Greg Secker, founder of Learn to Trade and The Greg Secker Foundation.
A cloud phone system management portal can be an asset to business productivity, and help restore work-life balance.
We all come back from work with good intentions, but our goals can quickly go out the window. So be deliberate in how you want to achieve success by taking these winning habits on board.