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# productivity - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Opinion: Being more productive doesn’t mean working harder – it means working smarter
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Being more productive doesn’t mean working harder – it means working smarter

May 18th 2019, 7:30 AM 12,872 Views 16 Comments

Productivity involves finding your own rhythm and getting things done in the way that works best for you – according to your own skills and abilities writes Gill Hasson.

# productivity - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Goodbye open-plan offices, hello couch calls: The future of being productive at work
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

Goodbye open-plan offices, hello couch calls: The future of being productive at work

Nov 18th 2018, 8:15 PM 29,246 Views 8 Comments

We all waste time. Can tech help?

# productivity - Saturday 9 December, 2017

6 apps you need if you're the ultimate procrastinator
# Do It Now
From The Daily Edge
# Do It Now

6 apps you need if you're the ultimate procrastinator

Dec 9th 2017, 9:30 PM 12,136 Views 0 Comments

“FIVE MORE MINUTES, MA!”

# productivity - Friday 22 April, 2016

Struggling to get stuff done? Some top tips on decluttering your mind
# Put Off Procrastinating
# Put Off Procrastinating

Struggling to get stuff done? Some top tips on decluttering your mind

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 93 Views 11 Comments

Replace to-do lists with done lists, and set yourself achievable goals, writes Neil Pavitt.

# productivity - Monday 16 November, 2015

What you should consider when purchasing a laptop?
# Buyers' Guide
# Buyers' Guide

What you should consider when purchasing a laptop?

Nov 16th 2015, 7:31 PM 23,800 Views 47 Comments

Laptops are still the bread and butter of productivity so it’s worth taking the time to buy the right one.

# productivity - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Four things you should do right away when you get into work everyday
# Getting The Worm
# Getting The Worm

Four things you should do right away when you get into work everyday

Oct 28th 2015, 6:02 AM 38,098 Views 17 Comments

It’s not just about checking your emails, but how you check them.

# productivity - Friday 8 May, 2015

25 daily habits that will make you smarter
# A Better You
# A Better You

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

May 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 40,805 Views 25 Comments

It’s easy, swear.

# productivity - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

The majority of Irish workers lack motivation – but why?
# Opinion
# Opinion

The majority of Irish workers lack motivation – but why?

Apr 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 1,352 Views 65 Comments

Just 16% of employees in Ireland are actively engaged in their work, which is alarming for a country still recovering from a catastrophic economic downturn.

# productivity - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Getting too distracted by the web while working? Here's how you can take control
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Getting too distracted by the web while working? Here's how you can take control

Mar 18th 2015, 12:02 PM 9,130 Views 11 Comments

Having the web at your fingertips can be the best/worst thing in your life, but you can take control of it.

# productivity - Friday 26 September, 2014

Column: Find your focus with these 5 tips
# Clear Thinking
# Clear Thinking

Column: Find your focus with these 5 tips

Sep 26th 2014, 1:28 PM 35 Views 5 Comments

Many of us find it hard to focus, blaming the distractions we have on our modern working lives – but how can we achieve clear thinking?

# productivity - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Industrial disputes have cost 8,324 working days so far this year
# Productivity
# Productivity

Industrial disputes have cost 8,324 working days so far this year

Aug 21st 2014, 6:45 AM 4,747 Views 26 Comments

That’s more than double the number for the same period last year.

# productivity - Friday 4 July, 2014

Opinion: How to stay productive during the World Cup finals
# World Cup
# World Cup

Opinion: How to stay productive during the World Cup finals

Jul 4th 2014, 1:00 PM 27 Views 9 Comments

Like most things in life, a little planning goes a long way.

# productivity - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

10 things all morning people know to be true
# Rise And Shine
From The Daily Edge
# Rise And Shine

10 things all morning people know to be true

May 21st 2014, 9:30 PM 46,821 Views 44 Comments

WAKE UP IT’S A BEAUTIFUL MORNING!

# productivity - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

13 signs you're definitely procrastinating right now
# Laters
From The Daily Edge
# Laters

13 signs you're definitely procrastinating right now

Apr 8th 2014, 1:13 PM 28,229 Views 16 Comments

You’ll read this later.

# productivity - Friday 28 February, 2014

Column: As a society, we can't afford to pay Irish workers so little
# Working Poor
# Working Poor

Column: As a society, we can't afford to pay Irish workers so little

Feb 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 264 Views 127 Comments

The term ‘working poor’ should be an oxymoron but it’s a reality in Ireland – a wage increase is desperately needed, writes Jimmy Kelly.

# productivity - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

How to get yourself organised for 2014
# Productivity
# Productivity

How to get yourself organised for 2014

Jan 1st 2014, 10:00 AM 28,600 Views 20 Comments

With the new year finally here, now is as good a time as any to get everything in order first if you want to become productive.

# productivity - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Would you try a treadmill desk? After you...
# Deskercise
# Deskercise

Would you try a treadmill desk? After you...

Dec 15th 2013, 6:30 PM 13,143 Views 7 Comments

Watch the reaction as these office workers try walking and typing at the same time.

# productivity - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job
# Productivity
# Productivity

Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job

Dec 1st 2013, 6:30 PM 17,247 Views 30 Comments

Not all day, you understand. That’s a duvet day.

# productivity - Monday 25 November, 2013

9 office anti-productivity techniques you should have mastered
# Career Skills
From The Daily Edge
# Career Skills

9 office anti-productivity techniques you should have mastered

Nov 25th 2013, 1:06 PM 31,215 Views 22 Comments

Read this. Come on, it’s better than working.

# productivity - Monday 5 August, 2013

Column: How doing less will increase your productivity
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How doing less will increase your productivity

Aug 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 101 Views 12 Comments

We’re all busier than ever before: work intrudes into our personal lives in ways that were unimaginable just a few years ago. And yet the ‘to-do’ pile is always growing. It’s time to accept that we can’t do everything, writes Fergus O’Connell.

# productivity - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep
# Productivity
# Productivity

Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep

Jun 16th 2013, 5:30 PM 9,988 Views 7 Comments

New research suggests stress messes with our sleep.

# productivity - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Column: 9 email habits that could change your life
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 9 email habits that could change your life

Jun 8th 2013, 7:30 PM 33 Views 8 Comments

Emails are a handy form of quick communication – but also a source of stress if you’re not organised. If your inbox is giving you nightmares, Ciara Conlon has some tips to make your days a bit smoother.

# productivity - Thursday 14 March, 2013

EU approval of CAP reform leaves farmers 'in shock'
# Farmers
# Farmers

EU approval of CAP reform leaves farmers 'in shock'

Mar 14th 2013, 5:11 PM 8,420 Views 57 Comments

MEP Liam Alyward said the vote is just the beginning of the reform and now is the time to work on giving countries flexibility within the policy.

# productivity - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Nov 4th 2012, 10:30 AM 9,871 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# productivity - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Column: 9 things you can do today to simplify your life
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 9 things you can do today to simplify your life

Sep 22nd 2012, 7:00 PM 25 Views 22 Comments

Could your life be simpler? From friends to email, productivity coach Ciara Conlon offers advice on those complications.

# productivity - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Long before Google, the Soviets also had '20 per cent time'
# Productivity
# Productivity

Long before Google, the Soviets also had '20 per cent time'

Apr 28th 2012, 5:00 PM 6,183 Views 11 Comments

Productivity and employee motivation drove both ideas – but how come one worked better than the other?

# productivity - Monday 12 December, 2011

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people?

Dec 12th 2011, 9:56 AM 9,891 Views 39 Comments

Stats say we have one of the shortest working weeks in the EU – but some of the most productive workers. What’s been your experience of the Irish work ethic?

Ireland might not have longest working hours but it's EU fifth most productive
# Hard Workers
# Hard Workers

Ireland might not have longest working hours but it's EU fifth most productive

Dec 12th 2011, 9:47 AM 5,636 Views 15 Comments

Remember last week’s table of EU average working hours where Ireland fell outside the top 20th? Our productivity ranking is much, much better…