productivity Archives - CookiesHQ

August 16, 2016

Twelve ways to help turn procrastination into productivity

We so often procrastinate with things we don't want to do. Most people will leave them until the very last minute, which has a negative effect on the way we…
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May 27, 2016

Teamwork is working together, even when we’re apart

CookiesHQ pride ourselves on being an accommodating team. We've already touched on how our asynchronous standups allow everyone to be pretty flexible with their working hours. But from the start,…
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September 29, 2015

A tiny guide to remotely working while traveling

Last summer I had the opportunity to travel around and mix some time of vacation and remote work. Here are some of my thoughts about being a remote worker on…
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June 5, 2015

How Digestive.io has helped me save time and increase productivity

Digestive.io is our new service that constructs a personalised report of activity across your company's applications. As a project manager, it has helped me maintain focus, improve communication with our…
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October 8, 2014

Is there a place for pessimism in the workplace?

No one likes a Debbie Downer as the saying goes. But could our dear friend Debbie provide some much-needed value in the workplace?
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February 3, 2014

3 skills to master as a developer

We recently recruited 2 new developers at CookiesHQ. It was the first time that we had to look for 2 new techies at the same time, people we had never…
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April 29, 2013

On being busy

There are 2 types of busy people: the dumb busy, who talk a lot of hot air and always say how busy they are while achieving nothing. And the really busy, who…
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March 6, 2013

“Some sanity on your desk”

This the way Ian from Fanatic Design, who we share an office with, described our new acquisition: a Mac. Both Nic and I are Linux through and through]. We've been…
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May 17, 2012

Want to increase your productivity? Just take your time.

As a freelance, or small business, especially in the world of web development, the amount of work done in a day/week is deeply linked to your productivity. It’s easy to…
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