Sometimes a little too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. An overabundance of motivation can lead to stress, fatigue, and burnout. According to the Harvard Business Review, the majority of managers now spend over 85% of their work time checking emails, checking up on meetings, connecting with people over the phone, and checking their phones for important, work-related updates. This is a staggering 50% jump in just a decade’s time. Clearly, we need better ways to manage time.
Skilled project managers are the glue that keeps your team together. Without the shrewd judgment of an experienced project leader, your team is doomed to wander aimlessly from objective to objective with lowering morale, rising costs, and mounting hurdles.
Making an ECM implementation successful requires planning and attention to detail. The best way to create the right solution is to identify organizational goals and priorities. Learn how to manage a successful implementation in our free guide.
Social media marketing is a great way to help launch your startup. It’s cheap and effective -- if you have a strategy. Where do you start? How do you attract customers through platforms like Twitter and Instagram? This guide will help you answer these questions and more. Here are 8 essential tips to help your social media marketing efforts:
Remote work is exploding in popularity. Over a few short years, the percentage of remote workers has skyrocketed. Experienced professionals have flocked to remote work because of its promise of flexibility, freedom, and fulfillment. Employers are seeing the benefit of telecommuting as well. Increased productivity and reduced costs being compelling reasons to consider the new-fangled mode of work. Remote project managers can be trickier to hire than other remote professionals, however. Here are 5 essential interview tips for hiring remote project managers for your company:
Artificial intelligence has the ability to change our lives for the better. Increasingly, businesses are looking to automation to complete tasks in a more cost effective and efficient manner. Unfortunately, automation may lead to job loss. In fact, the finance, manufacturing, and service industries have already cut jobs due to automation.
Automation will have a global impact like nothing else we have ever seen. This is not to say that it is altogether a new idea. Decades ago, science minded dreamers from around the globe would paint philosophical dreamscapes that relayed a world built on the backs of human ingenuity.