How to Stay Motivated During a Long Work Week

It’s early Monday morning, but you already feel like it should be Wednesday afternoon. It’s going to be one of those weeks. You feel the miles are slowly going by, but when you look down, you’re on a treadmill. So, how can you remain motivated and focused when Friday seems further away than eternity?  Here’s

Maintain a Productive Office Atmosphere

Being productive can be a challenge on most days, so it’s only natural that we want to find ways to nudge ourselves in the right direction.  At the same time, though, we must also keep our morale and health up.  In with in mind, we’ve come up with some tips that will help you maintain

5 Ways to Relax Before a Nerve-Wracking Meeting

Meetings can be nerve-wracking for a number of reasons.  Perhaps it’s a performance review, or perhaps it’s your turn for a presentation.  On the other hand, maybe meetings just aren’t your thing. Either way, they can take a toll on your mental health and can hold you back in an invisible bundle of chains.  But

Liven Up Your Business in the Winter

Winter can be rough on any business and its workers.  All of us fall victim to ‘wintery blues.”  The days are too short, the sky is too gray and everyone runs on leftover holiday cookies… and desperation. The good news is that there are ways to chase away those gloomy office vibes and refresh everyone’s

5 Traits of the Best Employees

We’re all nervous when it comes to interviews or even something as easy as sending your resume to a prospective employer.  We don’t want to “show off” too much, but we don’t want to downplay ourselves, either.   It’s what makes job hunting one of the most nerve wracking experiences. You’ll become more comfortable with applying

The 6 Best Productivity Tools

It can be hard to stay productive in a disorganized setting amid clusters of papers and folders on our desk.  On the positive side of this dilemma, the world has moved forward.  As a result, there are thousands of digital tools to help us work more efficiently.  As such, we’ve decided to focus the 6

Say Goodbye to Distractions

Distractions are literally everywhere.  They’re in the workplace, at your desk, and even in your hand — your phone.  They are the absolute worst things to have when work needs to get done.  This is especially true when you’re a remote worker for a virtual company.  While everyone gets distracted from time to time, it

Small Friday Things That Will Help Your Mondays

It’s normal to feel burned out at work on Friday.  You’ve spent five whole days throwing your very best (or at least what we think is our very best) into your job.  All you need now is a break, right?  The weekend flies by, and then comes the dreaded Monday again.  That makes you feel

4 Ways to Diffuse Toxic Business Situations

Business owners are faced with a variety of daily difficulties.  They’re basically the business equivalent of a superhero. Sometimes, though, things can get out of hand.  And that can leave business owners in some uncomfortable situations. When that happens, all other tasks seem to fade away because suddenly, all that matters is simmering everything down