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A Productivity System In Action…

For about a year now, I’ve been using Microsoft’s OneNote as my electronic brain, filing cabinet, and project wrangler. The setup (pictured below) is fairly simple: Task List is my ongoing, running list of everything that has to be done – personal and professional. It’s organized by month and...
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Collaboration Tools For Classrooms…

Web 2.0 has revolutionized the education world and brought the world closer. Web 2.0 site allows its users to interact with other users or to change website content, in contrast to non-interactive websites where users are limited to the passive viewing of information that is provided to them...
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Communications and Productivity in the Workplace…

According to Webtorials 2017 Workplace Productivity and Communications Technology Report: Over two-thirds of the survey respondents’ work day is spent on communications-based activities. Almost three hours per day is spent on real-time person-to-person communications consisting of phone calls and face-to-face meetings. Almost an hour and a half per...
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Telecommuting Fast Facts…

A group of researchers at Stanford University partnered with a large travel agency in China that was founded by a former Stanford Ph.D. student. The company’s chairman was curious about whether instituting a telecommuting policy would work for his employees and what kind of effect it would have....
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