Apart from our product launch, a number of exciting updates were released throughout July. Read more about these updates in this Product Update issue.
A number of product updates came to light during this first month of summer. Building on the previous enhancements to Shelf which you can read more about in the Product Update for May we’ve continued to work towards making Shelf the best place for your company’s most important content. Continue reading “Shelf Product Update – June 2017”
Constant evolution of the modern day workforce has resulted in the practice and management of remote teams, for the better. We’ve seen standard offices and cubicles morph into company campuses and open-plan offices, and furthermore into completely remote working arrangements, which just may be the most productive of all. Continue reading “4 tips to get more out of your distributed team”
Where should I put this? Did I name the file properly? How do I find x? Who can see these changes? Continue reading “Instruction or Independence when organizing files?”
In May, the frenzy of updates for Shelf continued with a focus on making things easier and more intuitive, both for users already familiar with Shelf as well as for anyone just getting started with Shelf – we’re thrilled to have you onboard! Continue reading “Shelf Product Update – May 2017”
Great leaders are not defined by their title, responsibility, or pay grade, but rather through their ability to bring people together as a team by appealing to their interests and needs individually. These leaders are constantly seeking out the best ways to support those working with or for him or her. Continue reading “Using Gardner’s Theory Of MI To Your Advantage In The Workplace”
Take a moment to think about the decisions you’ve made today. Some may have felt automatic, like getting out bed or which freeway to take for your commute. Others may have required more complex thinking such as which vendor to work with, which candidate to hire for an open position, or which job offer to take. Regardless of the complexity, we are faced with making a ton of decisions each day. Even reading this article was a decision, and while many of these decisions seem automatic, the fact that our brains perform this magnificent function is awe-inspiring. Our brain is like a muscle and every decision we make serves as an exercise for the executive function of the brain.
We’re always exploring ways to make it even easier for users to find the content they’re looking for. Sometimes this means minor adjustments that allow users to find content faster; other times it’s about capturing more useful meta data when content is added to Shelf. As you’ll see from the items below, last month was no exception.
We know task switching comes with a pretty heavy burden, one that we’re all too familiar with and could universally use less of – STRESS.
We’ve all been there. You’ve made your coffee, checked your email, scanned the news and now you’re ready to start working. You’re in the zone and can feel the cogs of creativity churning away. You are a powerhouse of efficiency. Continue reading “The Real Cost of Task Switching? STRESS”