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10 Time Management Hacks

Stop being busy. Start being productive. This catchy slogan highlights the time management challenge that many professionals face at work. No matter how busy they are, they often struggle to deliver projects on time. Part of the reason why this…

The Dress Code in the Workplace

Employers realize that impressions made on clients determine the success of business. Employees are the ‘company face’, and employers often seek to control that image so it would work to the benefit of their business. In the past, dress code…

A Competitive Analysis: The Basics

The success of business depends on the ability to stand out from the competition. This means that you need to gather knowledge about who your competitors are, and what value they bring to the market. Fortunately, you do not need…

User Experience (UX) Strategy

More brands are relying on user experience (UX) designers to create quality experiences at every brand touchpoint. As the role of UX designers broadens, having well-defined goals and project guidelines becomes more important than ever. This is the point where…

User Data Sales in Practice

User data sales account for a significant share of the modern digital economy. User data are used for anything related to sales, marketing, product development, user experience (UX) and more. Any online activity leaves behind a lot of data that…

Product Placement: The Basics

Product placement can engage an audience effectively if it is subtle. This could be explained in the context of persuasion knowledge: if consumers are aware that they are being persuaded, they tend to evaluate the marketer’s actions less favourably. Product…

Gamification in the Workplace

One of the main problems that employees face at work is the lack of recognition. This problem could be easily overcome through gamification, defined as “the use of game mechanics, behavioral elements and design techniques in non-gaming contexts”. Gamification makes…

The Pros and Cons of AI-generated Content

The popularity of artificial intelligence (AI) has been rapidly increasing due to its better accessibility. More businesses are realizing the potential benefits of AI-generated content. As the technology is getting more advanced, it is increasingly becoming a “viable option for…

How to Set up a Productivity Routine (Part I)

The word routine typically has negative associations. This perception is in sharp contrast with research findings: Northwestern Medicine found that a routine has a positive impact on mental health, decreases stress, improves sleep quality, productivity, eating habits and focus. As…