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Stop Letting Slack Distract You

Stop Letting Slack Distract You

When you work remotely or on a large team, being able to connect on the fly can make a big difference in your productivity. At Litmus, we use a popular messaging tool called Slack for all of our internal communications.

Slack is a real-time messaging tool that sorts you into various channels, like chat rooms, where you can discuss what's going on, or use various integrations to get work done faster, like with Google Drive, Twitter, or RSS. (Or giphy, if you need to express yourself.)

And though I love Slack since it accelerates collaboration and flattens our organization, there's a LOT going on during the day, and it can be hard to concentrate and stay productive (which is the whole point of Slack!) Read on for my tips on staying productive using Slack >>

What Does It Mean to Be Creative?

What Does It Mean to Be Creative?

To be a hot commodity in today's idea marketplace, you have to be "creative." We all claim it, but rarely practice it. What does it really mean?

The Power of Optimism in the Workplace

The Power of Optimism in the Workplace

Looking at the glass half-full is more than saying everything will be ok. Why optimism is essential in today's workplace, and what you can do about it >>