What Happens When You Don’t Copy Google’s Perks

By | May 3, 2017

Since its inception, Google has been refining its employee perks to create a positive and highly productive environmen. The resulting employee satisfaction has helped propel the company into one of the most valuable — parent company Alphabet has a value of $650.79 billion as of this writing. However, plenty of companies have done the opposite of what… Read More »

Postmortems in Reverse, Only Better: Premortems

By | April 21, 2017

Sometimes the sheer clarity of hindsight is like life’s annoying way of saying, “I told you so!” Looking in the rearview mirror to see what went wrong is integral to learning from our mistakes, but we often wish for hindsight’s clear vision when we’re forging our way forward.

The Best Ways to Spend a 15-Minute Break

By | April 10, 2017

Working for uninterrupted hours on end — especially if done sitting down — can be terrible for your health, which is ultimately a productivity killer. Thankfully, researchers have uncovered a lot about the best ways to take a break. Here’s what to do with one that lasts 15 minutes.