Posts by Barbara Atkinson

능률적으로 재택 근무하는 법

얼마 전까지만 해도 직장인이나 계약자가 원격 근무를 하는 것은 드문 경우로 여겨졌습니다. 이제는 상황이 달라졌습니다. 미국 근로자의 상당수(일부 추정치에 의하면 37퍼센트)가 사무실이 아닌 곳에서 직무를 수행하고 있습니다. 하지만 많은 방해 요인과 유혹에도 불구하고 재택 근무를 하면서 생산성을 유지하는 일이 어떻게 가능할까요? 마음가짐과 환경은 자제력 못지않게 성공적인 원격 근무에 중요한 레시피입니다. 조사에 따르면 생산성은 대다수의 원격 근무자들에게 문제가 되지 않는다고 합니다. U.S. News & World Report는 원격 근무자들이 아플 때도 생산성을

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9 Templates to Help You Plan the Perfect Office Holiday Party

Update (September 24, 2018): There’s a new way to find, manage, and use note templates in Evernote. Visit our template gallery to browse pre-made templates you can add to your Evernote account. Learn more » Office holiday parties can be a great way to cap off the year and let everyone know that their hard work is appreciated—but someone has to plan them. And this year, that someone is you.

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A Balanced Day: Routines and Breaks are Good For You

Maximizing your productivity is not about working as hard as you can for as long as you can. Balancing both your dedication to work routine and your ability to take breaks are crucial for quality results, thoughtful breakthroughs, and maintaining mental well-being. Incorporating routine into your workday—think of it as a way of automating your approach to your efforts, to minimize effort—can pay big dividends. Conversely, knowing when to step

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The Most and Least Productive Hours in a Day

In a perfect world (or, at least a more efficient one), you could be productive whenever you wanted. Just sit down and start typing/put that pen to paper/invent the next app or Fidget Spinner. Unfortunately, productivity isn’t as easy as just plugging in for humans—we experience energy and creativity peaks and valleys. Those valleys are necessary—they’re your brain and body telling you that you need a break. While you can’t

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How The Montessori Method Applies to Today’s Workplace

“Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.” – Maria Montessori Maria Montessori’s legacy reshaped the field of education, introducing the philosophy that we learn and grow best by following an innate path of self-development. She knew what she was talking about—she was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize an astounding six times, and her image was even on Italy’s 1,000

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