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The 9 Best Ways to Fall Asleep Fast

November 28, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

The 9 Best Ways to Fall Asleep Fast

It may not seem like it, but missing sleep is a big deal. Especially if you’re on a string of “who needs sleep?” benders and moving into sleep deprivation.

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Tricks for Small Business: 10 Ways to Capture More Foot Traffic During the Holidays

November 22, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

Tricks for Small Business: 10 Ways to Capture More Foot Traffic During the Holidays

With so many people shopping online today, many brick and mortar retailers are wondering how to increase foot traffic to their places of business. As a bit of encouragement, even though many people do make purchases from online retailers, many shoppers still appreciate the experience of walking into a store, browsing, and making a special selection – especially around the holidays.

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9 Reasons Online Schedule Generators are the Secret to Productivity in the Workplace

November 15, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

9 Reasons Online Schedule Generators are the Secret to Productivity in the Workplace

For organizations with a large and diverse workforce, the single most effective strategy to boost productivity and immediately raise their profits is to be on top of all their scheduling procedures. It is only through proper employee management strategies that a business can expect to get the best out of its workforce. Because of this; lots of thriving businesses have turned to new and improved resources, such as workforce scheduling software, to improve their management skills.

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7 Simple Habits of Productive and Healthy Employees

November 14, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

7 Simple Habits of Productive and Healthy Employees

The daily actions we take create our lifetime habits, and if we take the right ones we will see valuable things happen in our life that increase our health, wealth, and happiness. Studies have shown that it takes three weeks to create a new habit, so over the course of the next month, begin to retrain your brain to take actionable steps in a new direction to increase areas of your life you may be looking to improve. While this can seem overwhelming at first, it doesn’t need to be hard steps that you take. In fact, keeping things simple can actually make you more productive as well as more likely to stick to the habits long term.

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10 Nearly Free Ways to Boost Employee Morale

November 09, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

10 Nearly Free Ways to Boost Employee Morale

Whether you’re trying to find more ways to boost employee morale among the ways you already implement, or you’re looking for free gifts you can provide to your employees, there are a number of simple and effective ways to do each.

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