If you’ve been lucky enough to participate to a startup event in the past, it is likely you have met different types of people. We have just come back from Web Summit 2015 where we had the chance to meet cool startups, start new partnerships and shake hundreds of hands.
The number of commuters cycling to work has significantly increased: more than 14 million Italians have a bike and 5 million of those have replaced the car with the bicycle.
Well, maybe we aren’t that lazy.
The holiday season has officially started: along with seaside, cocktails on the beach and sunburns it means also a big drop in terms of productivity. Yes, this is your time to decompress and you deserve it, however, it is important to get the right balance of productivity and relaxation into your summer vacation so that they don’t burn the candle at both ends.
But how to stay productive during your holidays?
I love talking about #productivity in our blog posts or by tweeting daily interesting content that could be really relevant and useful to our Twitter followers. But there’s one thing that I really can’t stand: when I scroll my personal LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter feed it is very likely that I see headlines like these:
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Have you ever tried to make a list of your top distractions? Well, I’ve just made mine and here’s what I’ve found.
Christmas holidays are ended and the idea of going back to work has started to creep into the mind of many of us. The thought of sitting down again at the usual desk and fall into the boring routine just does not go down. What to do, then, in order to return to the office with renewed energy and desire to do?
I’m sitting at my usual desk, headphones stuffed in my ears, Spotify is playing new tracks from the Discover section, but I feel weird. I don’t understand why in the last two hours I’ve struggled so hard to put a couple of words together.
It is a well known cliché that developers and “non-conforming-hipsters” working within creative and web design agencies, work around the clock to hit deadlines. These individuals struggle between the desire to travel and work and therefore condense their job in long sessions that usually leads them to lose track of the time used to complete each tasks.