Why I’m Going Back to School for a Creative Writing Degree

It took me about 10 years to realize that I was ready for higher education. To me, school was mostly a chore. I felt pressure to start college quickly after high school and at the time, I couldn’t clearly see the value in chasing personal growth through a college education. I strongly believe that if … Continue reading “Why I’m Going Back to School for a Creative Writing Degree”

7 Ways to Improve Employee Productivity Away From the Desk

Employee productivity is a very important part of any workforce. It serves as a measure of the output work that each member of staff churns out daily. In order to keep employee productivity at its highest, employers have to be aware of the fact that it isn’t just the direct working conditions that affect this … Continue reading “7 Ways to Improve Employee Productivity Away From the Desk”

Healthy Habits for Working From Home

Whether you’re a freelancer, remote employee, or just working from home, your home office has a huge influence on your productivity and health. Start 2017 off right with these quick tips for staying happy and healthy while working at home! 1. Take a Stand for Health There are a ton of positive habits you can … Continue reading “Healthy Habits for Working From Home”

4 Things You Need to Know About Unlimited Vacation Policy

An increasing number of North American companies have started to offer their employees Unlimited Vacation Policy to boost morale, and also as a recruiting tool to draw more candidates. There are different variations to the policy & and it is referred to by multiple names – “Take What You Need Policy” or “Discretionary Time off … Continue reading “4 Things You Need to Know About Unlimited Vacation Policy”

6 Biggest Benefits of Working from Home

Whether telecommuting or self-employed, a growing number of American workers do their work from home. Though the work-from-home lifestyle can be fraught with difficulties — including longer hours, difficulties in management and collaboration, as well as a greater need for worker self-discipline — the rewards for both employees and employers are many. Here are a … Continue reading “6 Biggest Benefits of Working from Home”