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End Procrastination With These Productivity Hacks For CEOs

The Bermuda Triangle of ProductivityProductivity hacks for CEOs have evolved over the years from a simple to-do list to biohacking, but here we all are, still mysteriously disappearing into our versions of The Bermuda Triangle of Productivity, never to be found again until the end of the workday.

So doesn’t it make you wonder if these productivity hacks actually work? Or if they’re nothing but productivity quacks, which do nothing to improve your performance?

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Manager’s Guide Part 1: Small Business Taxes Preparation Checklist — Employees

small business taxes preparation checklistIn an ideal world, all businesses have to do to as the year winds to a close is to count their profits and start prepping for their Christmas and New Year parties. But it takes a lot more than that to get your business ready for 2019, which is why we’ve built out our Small Business Taxes Preparation Checklist!

Anyone who is at the helm of a business—no matter what size—knows this isn’t the case at all. As the year winds to a close, you have to take a long, insightful look into where the company actually stands–especially when it comes to your team. And that’s what this manager’s guide for small business taxes preparation is all about — this article is focusing on employee data and documents. 

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The Benefits Of Blockchain Technology For Accounting Firms: Is It A Game-Changer?

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Blockchain technology for accounting firms: The explosion of cryptocurrency propelled blockchain technology into the mainstream, and tech-savvy accountants were quick to recognize how it seamlessly integrates with their profession. The auditing world’s Big Four and other early adopters have started experimenting with blockchain way ahead of everybody else.  What are the benefits of blockchain technology for accounting firms that are getting industry leaders excited?

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Megan Fox, Your Flight Status, And Traverse City: 12 Cool Ways To Boost Productivity With Windows’ Virtual Assistant Cortana

12 Ways to Boost Productivity using Cortana, Windows' Virtual AssistantThe adage “Time is Money” is never more relevant than when it comes to navigating through your Windows operating system to knock out your business’s week’s to-do list and boost productivity.

Consider this: Let’s say you spend 5-8 seconds browsing through a menu to pull up a calendar, move appointments that have rescheduled, or using your pesky URL search bar to google irrelevant facts about celebrities, the average user spends 15-25 minutes a week on inefficient productivity processes within their Windows devices.

Our solution? Save those precious wrists, fingers from carpal tunnel, and eyes from strain and fatigue and use Cortana.

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Improve Smartphone Data Storage

It’s happened to all of us. The smartphone notification none of us want to see: Not Enough Storage.

By the time that pop up shows on your phone, it’s no longer a friendly reminder to clear out data, it’s a block and preventative measure stopping you from downloading anything else.

And, don;t you find it strange that it usually happens when you need your phone the most – capturing a photo or trying to record video of a moment you know you’ll never get to recreate?

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The Smart Way To Toss Old Devices

We all have them. Old devices sitting around in our garages or storage areas, in drawers and boxes, causing clutter. Many times, we hesitate to get rid of old devices because of the amount of information and memories they have in them.

But toss them we must! Just follow these simple rules to ensure your sensitive data is protected and your old device is disposed of properly.

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5 Applications To Improve Your Organization And Productivity

Increased ProductivityWe’ve all been there. You’re tired, stressed and it seems like everything is due yesterday. Just the everyday demands of working on an always online work environment.

But whether you’re grappling with a crammed schedule, want to brush up on general organization habits, or listen to an audiobook on your commute to work, we’ve compiled the best organization apps to improve your productivity.

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The Must Have Mobile Apps For Business

Smartphone AppsIf you think about it, the mobile apps we download say something about our own interests. Most of our apps often lean toward our personal interests. But don’t overlook the growing number of mobile apps being designed with professionals in mind.

So grab your phone and get ready to download a few new favorite applications. We’ve put together an essentials list for business-related mobile apps.

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Remove The Digital Clutter

Remove Digital ClutterMost of us commit to IT organization. Whether we like it or not, the annual purge of walking through our homes with a meticulous eye to remove clutter is useful.

That detailed lens helps us see past the surface and identify the baseboards that need cleaning and extra “stuff” floating around that needs to find a new home.

But how often do we give that same meticulous eye to the digital footprint we generate for ourselves?

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Daylight Savings Time And Windows 10

Windows 10We’ve come to consider Daylight Savings Time as a placeholder and reminder to conduct pulse checks on the things we often overlook. So why not start considering Daylight Savings Time as a chance to check the health of your computer’s anti-virus system? Is it running properly? Is the system up to date?

The hope is that you are checking your anti-virus system more than twice a year, but if not, twice a year is better than never.

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