How to cope with feeling stressed and overwhelmed while working at home, according to Google's in-house productivity expert

2020-04-01 18:21

Laura Mae Martin, Google's in-house productivity expert, shares her tips for avoiding stress while working remotely.

A time-management expert reveals the most important quality a job can have for keeping you happy at work

2019-12-26 12:16

Keeping workers happy in their role is all about giving them flexibility in terms of how, when, and where they work, says a time management expert.

A time-management expert says there's one important downside to the 4-day workweek, even if it does make you more productive

2019-11-25 13:33

Companies like Microsoft and Shake Shack are testing the 4-day work week. But cutting the week one day short has one important drawback.

5 things you need to know in SA business today, and 9 reasons why experts say you should cut back on sugar

2019-09-30 07:06

Tito Mboweni sticks to his guns, petrol goes up, new Presidential Economic Advisory Council members, a bad quarter for the JSE, and a new Development Bank chair.

How I doubled the amount of work I do with one simple change to my daily routine

2019-07-15 11:06

A simple change to the way I respond to emails has managed to increase my productivity and keep me on track during the workday.

I've been working from home for 9 years — here are my best productivity hacks that will keep you organised and on task

2019-06-07 14:07

Working from home means you design your own schedule and create your own workplace. Here's how you can stay productive while working from home.

WATCH: How turning up the office thermostat improves women's productivity

2019-05-31 14:20

Do you have a female colleague that is always cold?

10 smartphone habits that are getting in the way of your success

2019-04-22 17:49

Spending too much time on social media and constantly receiving notifications could be hurting our focus, according to experts.


A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

2019-12-27 22:02

Forget old-school self-help. With this 31-day guide full of sage life advice, you can head into the new year feeling confident to tackle anything.

Goldman is moving its top executives to open offices — but the science says it'll be a catastrophe for productivity and health

2019-12-14 21:50

While well-intentioned, research suggests a move toward open offices will leave employees stressed and unproductive.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey uses his iPhone's Screen Time feature to limit his Twitter use to 2 hours a day

2019-11-02 16:46

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was interviewed Thursday at the company's News Summit, where he shared that he limits how much time he spends on Twitter.

South Africa has one of the longest workweeks in the world - here's how we compare

2019-09-18 14:11

Only 44% of South Africans aged 15 to 64 have paid jobs.

What your email inbox reveals about your personality

2019-07-02 06:33

Are you a deleter, a saver, or an ignorer? The answer could be more meaningful than you think, according to psychologists.

9 simple ways to add exercise into your work and home routines

2019-05-27 16:55

We asked experts how you can incorporate exercise into your daily life, from jogging with your dog to parking farther away from the front door.

10 ways to trick your brain into being more productive, according to a neuroscientist

2019-05-13 20:07

Ditch your open office, drink coffee strategically, and put your smartphone away to trick your brain into getting more done.

This woman CEO gave employees Wednesdays off and it made them happier and more productive

2019-04-18 16:18

Can we all agree Wednesday is the worst day of the week? Or is it Tuesday?

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