To-do lists are deceptively simple solutions to mitigating the errors present in the wild, wild west that is the start-up world. But their use isn’t confined to the start-up niche- checklists are used in everything from high-risk surgeries to high-stakes investing to high-flying planes. This article is a summary of The Checklist Manifesto, an incredible book by the writer and surgeon Atul Gawande.
It is clear that asynchronous teams are much more productive than synchronous teams due to many positive reasons. But this productivity can only be achieved if the team is built right. This involves seriously focussing on bringing the right culture, mindset and tools to empower the teams. We have taken the first step and made a small recipe to building a successful asynchronous team.
A study shows that on average, a company spends 15% of their time in meetings. Another study showed that an average worker spent almost 6 hours a day on just emails. Can you imagine the amount of hours that goes into just communicating? This is what happens most often in synchronous teams.
Teams aren’t the most effervescent now. But there might be a few things that can optimise your current workflow.
There are days where you feel like all you have is 20minutes in the entire day to finish 1 week's worth of tasks. At least I have, and it is completely normal for everyone to go through this phase of clutter.
Getting shit done while making sure your team loves you, that’s every boss’ dream! Yet, we see most managers and team leaders struggle with finding a balance between the two. Why does that happen?
Agendas play a vital role in a successful meeting, but far too few managers put enough effort & thoughts into the ones they create and understand the importance.
If you’ve worked in an office, ever, you know that meetings can be the worst part of your day...
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We can all agree to the fact that this is not how we expected 2020 to be. The start to the next decade was supposed to be much more prosperous with that tour plan, or wedding or graduation, or that movie release. Plans are spoiled, but work is still on.
There is so much more than what meets the eye when it comes to the world of entrepreneurship. The cracks are all hidden behind the camera, you’re given no script, no directions and all eyes are on you....
A story of how slack lacked the prowess to captivate the people of my organization....
Think of the last time you had to submit that super important project, or when you had to study for an extremely important but boring exam...
Productivity and collaboration apps that enable remote work are seeing huge demand right now and are indeed yielding productive results. Startups that are working on collaborative tools enabling easier interaction are adapting towards these efficient ways of tapping into markets. Let's dive into the details behind this surge in collaboration.
The pandemic was unforeseen and it has changed our lifestyle. Working from home is not the same as an office. Amidst everything, how can one be productive during the lockdown? Read on!
Your workspace is the key to productivity in terms of the amount of work done and efficiency. Read this to know more about creating an ideal space.
What if efficiency? What if being effective? Which one is better and more important? You'll have it answered in this blog!
Why is it that we prefer binging on a show rather than working? Why don't we feel like working? There is a simple science behind this, and a remedy too!
Empathy is often misunderstood in most workplaces. What is Empathy? Why is it important in a workplace? Read more to find out!
Feeling pressure at work is quite a common sight for all of us. Combating pressure and staying calm is a skill that anyone can build with time. Read on to find out how!
If you lead a team, then you know that being a leader is not easy. Here, let's break down how can you be the leader that your team needs. Read on!
All of us want immense growth in our work and life. For that, we need to build a growth mindset in ourselves. How do we do this? Read on!
Our minds unlock the biggest key to productivity. But, it's quite difficult for us to unlock this boost in productivity. How can we create a fresh mindset to boost our productivity? Read on!
Overthinking is a problem that plagues all of us in our work and personal life. All the overthinking takes up so much space in our heads and makes us a snail at making decisions. Why do we overthink? How can we overcome overthinking? Read on!