The Business Collaboration Checklist

Are you looking for ways to improve your company’s collaboration efforts?

Ensuring effective communication across an organization, especially during a time when a large portion of workers are distributed and primarily communicating with one another online, is critical for a company’s success. Creating great collaboration takes time and focused effort whether your organization has experience in remote work or not.

Why the Professional Services Project Life Cycle Needs More Focus on Collaboration

The standard project life cycle has been used by countless companies to manage their business processes for many years despite the growing complexities surrounding project management. However, the complexities involved in professional services organization projects have reached a critical point where a new life cycle model is required for success.

How to Leverage the “Collaborative Mindset" for Business Success

This blog focuses on how collaboration can lead to organizational success and the steps required to get there. Understanding how to establish a collaborative mindset is absolutely critical when looking towards growth. 

Short Quiz: What Makes Us Happy at Work?

When it comes to the subject of happiness, I’m a willing listener and life-long learner. That’s because happiness is often very elusive for people, especially when it comes to being happy at their job.  

The Key to Success for Services: Moving Operations to the Cloud

There are very few industries that can benefit from adopting a cloud-based technology environment like the services industry. The shift to the cloud has occurred across all facets of our economy—but project, rather than product-based organizations, experience a greater cost-benefit from moving operations and data to the cloud. 

The Five Most Motivational TED Talks of All Time

Leaders and employees both struggle to understand the levers that actually drive workplace motivation. When searching for methods to keep yourself, or your team, motivated and excited to work, one of the best places to start is with a list of motivational TEDTalks—especially on a Monday.

How the Rise of the Remote Worker Will Change the Economy Forever

The digital age is driving major transformation in the workplace. These forces are altering nearly every aspect of business, not to mention, a new class of employee has emerged: the remote worker. Who are remote workers and how do they benefit our modern economy?

Step Up Your Collaboration Skills with Video Conferencing

As technology continues to support our collaborative endeavors at the workplace, teams are demanding a myriad of software tools for communication and conferencing across offices. 

Five Tips to Cure Project Team Procrastination

For teams focused on project-based work, deadlines are imperative. Ask yourself this question: Are you letting procrastination get in the way of delivering projects?

11 Super Simple Productivity Hacks That Will Immediately Change Office Morale

Ever wonder how that one person in the office always manages to get things done without seeming too stressed or completely overwhelmed? This blog will discuss everything from tech gadgets that enhance productivity, to advice for stressed-out employees.

What Collaboration Tool is Best for Your Business?

In reality, collaboration means different things to different organizations and people. The way your employees collaborate entirely depends on your business model. It's time to learn what collaboration tools are best suited for your success.

An Introduction To Cloud-Based Collaborative Software

The adoption of collaboration software is one of the biggest trends of the past 12 months. And it’s no surprise. Collaboration can improve business execution, enabling better communication and increasing productivity.

How to Reduce Stress at Work to Increase Profits and Productivity

Research over the years has shown a consistent, growing trend between work and stress levels. As the economy and job market become increasingly competitive and fast-paced, stress levels have hit an all-time high.

Industry Leaders Reveal Dogs in the Workplace Reduce Stress and Increase Happiness

It has never been a secret that dog is man’s best friend. However, said man (or woman) typically spends 40+ hours a week in an office, sans ‘best friend’. The good news is, companies are catching on to the trend that allowing dogs in the workplace may be the tool required to reduce stress and increase satisfaction amongst employees.

The Five Most Important Factors in Professional Relationships (According to Modern Thought Leaders)

It is imperative for any individual striving for success in the workplace to learn how to establish professional relationships. Take note, as thought leaders from Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Chron weigh in on the five most important factors involved in professional relationships.