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Day: October 13, 2019

Beautify Your Office Space from the Outside In to Boost Employees’ Motivation and Wellbeing – Thrive Global

Beautify Your Office Space from the Outside In to Boost Employees’ Motivation and Wellbeing – Thrive Global

Motivation
When discussing ways to increase productivity, people often like to mention various measures like buying newer equipment, proper delegation, and more efficient scheduling. However, in order for any of them to work, the employees that are at the center of these efforts need to feel happy, satisfied and motivated to perform their work obligations. Fortunately, reaching this goal is often easier than it looks. According to recent research published by Forbes, the vast majority of workers declared workspace alterations would improve their overall job satisfaction and motivation. So, let’s take a look at some of the improvements that have a positive effect on employees’ mental wellbeing. Leverage the color psychology It is common knowledge that different colors produce a differe
Bursack: Practicing self-care can seem impossible to some caregivers – West Central Tribune

Bursack: Practicing self-care can seem impossible to some caregivers – West Central Tribune

Self Help
Dear Carol: I’m 76 years old and taking care of my husband who has vascular dementia. We can’t afford regular in-home help or adult day services for my husband and he can’t be left alone very long without supervision. Our joint friends either don’t know how to talk with my husband or else they tell me that they "can’t stand to see him like this," so they don’t come around. I have some women friends who would come over, but even when they are here, I must keep tending to my husband while we visit so I tend to put them off. I’m not really complaining except to say that I’m tired of seeing articles on how important self-care is to caregivers when I don’t see any way to do this. Frankly, it’s depressing, because these articles seem to be telli
Instagram Provides Key Tips to Help Marketers Maximize their On-Platform Efforts – Social Media Today

Instagram Provides Key Tips to Help Marketers Maximize their On-Platform Efforts – Social Media Today

Social Media Marketing
With Instagram's influence on the rise, and more people tuning into the latest trends and happenings through the app, logically, more brands are looking to build an Instagram presence, and market their products and services via Instagram Stories, posts and videos.  And that can definitely pay off - Instagram says that 80% of its users follow at least one business, while 60% of users regularly discover new products on the platform. Additionally, 75% of users have taken action, like visiting a website, after seeing brand content on Insta. Couple these stats with the rising popularity of Instagram Stories and its fair to assume that a lot of brands will be looking to up their Instagram game heading into the holiday season, and/or the coming year. If that sounds a...
Bursack: Practicing self-care can seem impossible to some caregivers – INFORUM

Bursack: Practicing self-care can seem impossible to some caregivers – INFORUM

Self Help
Dear Carol: I’m 76 years old and taking care of my husband who has vascular dementia. We can’t afford regular in-home help or adult day services for my husband and he can’t be left alone very long without supervision. Our joint friends either don’t know how to talk with my husband or else they tell me that they “can’t stand to see him like this,” so they don’t come around. I have some women friends who would come over, but even when they are here, I must keep tending to my husband while we visit so I tend to put them off. I’m not really complaining except to say that I’m tired of seeing articles on how important self-care is to caregivers when I don’t see any way to do this. Frankly, it’s depressing, because these articles seem to be telli