Why Do We Still Commute?

Why Do We Still Commute?

The personal computer was supposed to kill the office and liberate us from hellish commutes to the city. But the average American commute has only increased since then. Could virtual reality finally change that? Read the article on CityLab.

Pause your email inbox with Boomerang

Pause your email inbox with Boomerang

Want to instantly improve your productivity at work? It's easy. Just stop constantly checking your email. Research shows that workers who only check email 3 to 4 times per day have significantly lower stress levels than those who don't, and they feel more productive.

Read "Meet Is Murder" on NYTimes.com

Read "Meet Is Murder" on NYTimes.com

From the article on NYTimes.com: "Makers can’t live like Managers. They require ‘‘Maker hours’’ — long, unspoiled afternoons to muse, contemplate the verities, build digital things and play stress-relieving games of Carcassonne. They need rich, solitary, germinative time."

How to choose project management software

How to choose project management software

Over the past two years of running a completely virtual, cloud accounting service business, I’ve learned a lot about what works and what doesn’t when it comes to project management (PM) applications. After spending hours on hours evaluating PM software, I’ve come up with a set of criteria that I hope will help you decide on your own solution.

Basecamp update brings key features to iPhone

Basecamp update brings key features to iPhone

Basecamp just released a big update to their iPhone app. The update includes some long-awaited key features for mobile, making Basecamp a much stronger option for mobile project management. The iPhone app also now supports cool new features in Yosemite and iOS 8 including the iOS sharing extension and Handoff.