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Caitlin Sisley

Posts by Caitlin Sisley

Caitlin Sisley is a Marketing Content Writer at WorkflowMax, and has over six years of experience in digital content production. She has worked on creative copy for a large number of New Zealand businesses - from tiny startups to household names. With a Master of Professional Studies from the University of Auckland, she is passionate about small business and corporate responsibility.

5 Time Management Strategies Everyone Can Master In 24 Hours

Meet the masters of time management: The List Lord, The Eliminator, The Pomodoro Princess, the Cyclops and the Pareto Prince. Think of them as a comic book super squad - except instead of fighting...

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Business Without Borders: 8 Tips for Managing Mobile Workforces

Employing a remote workforce can bring major benefits to your business. You can attract and retain a wider pool of global talent, boost team morale, and save significant money on rent and office...

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Time Tracking or spying? How to measure staff efficiency without breaching privacy

Time tracking software is a powerful tool for small business owners. It offers many amazing benefits - including the chance to identify hidden costs, productivity killers, and underperforming...

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7 Signs Perfectionism Is Ruining Your Meetings

You’ve spent weeks planning this meeting. Your 3 page agenda is perfectly structured, you’ve booked the biggest and brightest boardroom. Whiteboard markers are ready for brainstorming, your...

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35 Unique Ways to Motivate Your Team to Be More Productive

“No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team.” - Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn Co-Founder. Team productivity... For most small businesses...

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10 Amazing Things That Happen To Your Workplace Productivity When You Try Agile Working

I’ve been extremely lucky in my career. When I told my colleagues at WorkflowMax I needed to move to the other side of the world, they didn’t recoil in horror. Instead they were understanding and...

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Power Up Your Team: The Best Productivity Tools You’re Not Using

Whether you want to hold better meetings, brainstorm creatively, or track the time of your remote team - the internet is brimming with incredible business productivity tools. 

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Kick Procrastination to the Curb: 10 Proven Techniques and Tools

It’s a beautiful, sunny day outside… Why not leave this work for tomorrow? I could write this report now… Or play another round of Tetris?  I’ve typed 3 sentences… Surely I’ve earned another Netflix...

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Surviving Thursdays: 35 Personal Productivity Secrets to Finish The Week Early

 Thursdays are tough. We all know it. The end of week slump can be as deadly as the afternoon crash.  But what if you could magically transform your Thursday into a Friday?

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Beat the Afternoon Slump - Killer Tips To Stay Productive

The day was so promising... What went wrong? You had a wildly productive morning at work - you blitzed through your projects, fired off emails, had a fantastic phone call with a client. Then lunch...

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