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Entries from November 2009

Is “Pay-As-You-Go” for the Internet a Productivity Booster?

November 17th, 2009 · No Comments

I am certainly not one who is looking for more bills to pay.  However that may be coming soon because some Internet providers are considering a move from a flat rate, which they feel is no longer realistic given the increasing traffic demands, to a pay-for-usage plan. Although I am all in favor of saving […]

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Germs Attack Productivity

November 10th, 2009 · No Comments

Want to limit how much you get done?  Work in a germy office and see how many ill coworkers it takes to affect your productivity level.  It would be great to limit the areas of susceptibility but reality is that there are germs on every surface, not all of them harmful.  Most of the time […]

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7 Steps for Limiting Productivity

November 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

 In today’s recession atmosphere, productivity is a keyword.   Here are seven ways to be sure you do not get the best from your staff: 1.  Value “busy” employees.  Busy does not mean effective or efficient.  2.  Pass on all the extra work.  You cannot just delegate more and expect it all to be done.  Provide guidelines as to what is the priority work. […]

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