How to create a productive culture

DAWN-O-CONNOR | June 3, 2016

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An employee is ultimately in control of how productive he or she is. It’s their decision to check Facebook incessantly, or to discuss this weekend’s plans with a colleague over a cup of coffee. To stay productive, an employee needs to be – to a certain extent – focused and organized – two extremely challenging concepts without the backing of a supportive company.

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