Productivity

Times are changing for writers. For the first time, many of us are no longer shoved into a dingy cubicle. We're not longer told to write 'something' and get on with it. There's a major shift happening with the rise of content marketing. Us writers are no longer required to...

Jarratt Isted
Productivity

Each year, more and more companies are ditching the traditional office and becoming remote. Teams are becoming distributed around the country—sometimes even around the world. 🌎 Help Scout, InVision, and Groove are just a few startups whose teams are scattered all over. It makes sense, particularly for tech companies who...

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Productivity

Your company blog is your pride and joy. Giving someone else the reins to write isn't easy. When you’re pushing out fantastic articles your audience loves, bringing yourself to let someone else write an article is a tough ask. What’s more, it can seem like getting a guest...

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Writing

Armed with nothing but a 19-inch backpack each, my co-founder and I arrived in one of the most diverse cities in the world—Toronto. In June 2015, we'd decided to take the plunge and live a minimalist's life while running a startup. Both of us grew up in the UK....

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Productivity

Everybody has a finite amount of productive hours each day. Whether you're a seasoned content marketer, an experienced developer, or Elon Musk. Unfortunately for us mere humans, sleep is a necessity. Researchers are still trying to figure out the whole story when it comes to sleep and why we need...

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Writing

Taking feedback is an important part of being a good writer. So why do we sometimes take offense to it and how do we learn to take it onboard? It's so easy to take feedback on your writing personally. Especially if you're part of a startup or a small team....

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