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5 Apps That Are Great Alternatives To Meetings

5 Apps That Are Great Alternatives To Meetings

Sometimes meetings are useful. At other times, they feel like a waste. Thankfully, there are plenty of apps out there that are great alternatives to meetings. According to a survey of executives by 3M Meeting Network, 25 to 50 percent of the time spent in meetings is wasted. Upper management spends an average of 50 …

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How to Edit Videos Faster Using Adobe Premiere

How to Edit Videos Faster Using Adobe Premiere

With life being so busy, we always want to do things faster and more efficiently. For video editing, Adobe Premiere has a bunch of great ways to do just that. These tips and tricks will have you editing faster in Premiere in no time at all. Assign Custom Keyboard Shortcuts This is probably the most …

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5 Apps to Make You a More Productive Employee

5 Apps to Make You a More Productive Employee

It may seem as though reaching for your phone makes you a less productive employee. However, app developers have done their part to ensure people in just about any field can rely on their smartphones to keep them working hard throughout the day. It’s likely unsurprising that apps can perform a myriad of tasks in …

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A New Browser Tab Manager To Check Out: Toby

A New Browser Tab Manager To Check Out: Toby

Although tabbed browsing is a capability that was theoretically supposed to make it easier to browse the Internet, some people have showed no reserve when adding new tabs to the tops of their browser windows. When tabs are completely disorganized, it’s no wonder so many of us waste precious time clicking between the different tabs …

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How to Automate Your Inbox

How to Automate Your Inbox

You probably look at your email inbox several times a day — possibly numerous times per hour. Your inbox keeps your received emails in one place, but it can do much more. Keep reading to learn cool tricks to automate how your inbox works. Synch Your Inbox to Work With Zapier Zapier is a web …

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Alexa Music Commands And More: An Echo Command List

Alexa Music Commands And More: An Echo Command List

Even if you’re not an Amazon aficionado, you’ve probably heard of the company’s virtual assistant, Alexa. Originally developed for the Amazon Echo and Amazon Tap gadgets, Alexa is a handy AI assistant that many users have come to love. So, what all can Alexa do for you? Here’s a comprehensive list of the best Alexa …

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How To Set Up Your New Laptop For Max Productivity

How To Set Up Your New Laptop For Max Productivity

If one of your holiday presents was a laptop, you’re probably anxious to start using it right away. To set up your new computer, there are several things you should do so it’ll help you reach maximal productivity. Keep reading to learn about them. Tweak Your Trackpad Settings Your laptop’s trackpad is a key part …

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CARROT Is The Productivity Boost Your Week Needs

CARROT Is The Productivity Boost Your Week Needs

There are dozens of to-do apps you could download to your smartphone so it’s easier to stay on track. Although many feature slick interfaces and handy push notifications, they’re often lacking a key ingredient — personality. This is where the CARROT app stands out from the crowd. Far from just another bland productivity helper, you …

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