A business journal has published a guide on using technology to increase a person’s productiveness at work. Ten tips are listed. Each tip is discussed in a single paragraph. Some of the tips involve using different mobile apps, such as a calendar or an app that can manage passwords. Another tip is to incorporate apps into a single browser. Other tips do not involve apps as much as developing new strategies. One is to check to see if the right programs are used. Another is to use less programs, and use one’s brain.
- Bureau of labor statistics suggest that business productivity has experienced an ongoing drop in overall productivity since 2007.
- Forbes Technology Council, wonders if the rise of the smartphone, which was launched in that period, suggests that technology has had an adverse effect on business productivity.
- Far from being a diversion, some kinds of technology, like automation tools, can greatly increase worker and overall business productivity.
“I recommend adding extensions such as Lastpass, which saves and remembers all of your passwords to every website you have to log into.”