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Covid-19 has shown us a better way to work – here’s how

DeskTime examinated 167 global companies with a total of 1555 employees and found that employers have started to respect their staff’s need for more rest days.

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Krista Krumina 13.06.2022
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The pros and cons of hiring digital nomads

What are the opportunities and challenges of hiring digital nomads for your company? Have a read and you’ll find out!

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Krista Krumina 9.06.2022
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Monthly vs. Annual billing – what’s the difference?

Monthly and annual billing plans are common in SaaS businesses. Most companies will let you choose between being billed annually vs. monthly depending on your needs and preferences. But what are the differences between the two? Let’s find out.

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Līva Spandega 8.06.2022
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From YouTube to Slack – here are the most-used unproductive apps at work in 2021

Which are the most-used apps that have nothing to do with work yet steal hundreds of hours every year? We decided to find out.

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Krista Krumina 28.04.2022
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Finding emoji – here’s how much time it takes to find the right emojis (+ lessons learned)

I measured how much time it takes to find the right emoji while chatting during work. Here’s what I found and learned.

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Krista Krumina 14.04.2022
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Remote working burnout: 7 ways to offer effective assistance to your team

Remote working burnout is an issue that many managers have dealt with lately. How to prevent your remote team from this state of exhaustion? Read the article and you’ll find out.

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Guest Author 21.03.2022
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The top 10 most productive countries in 2021

Every year, at DeskTime, we dig into our data to uncover who’s been working hard and who’s been hardly working.

Today, we’re looking back at last year to determine the top 10 most and least productive countries in the world in 2021 and see what has changed compared to previous years.

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Viesturs Abelis 20.01.2022
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Why pay transparency is necessary

While talk about pay transparency has been ongoing for decades in the context of the gender pay gap and fair remuneration, employees have gotten fed up with opaque hiring processes and salary negotiations. Accordingly, with more people speaking out, pay transparency has become a hot topic.

So, what is pay transparency, why is everyone talking about it, and what does it mean for employers?

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Viesturs Abelis 11.01.2022
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What are boomerang employees, and how can they benefit your business?

The pandemic has introduced us to many new social & work trends. One of them is the phenomenon of boomerang employees – a result of the Great Resignation.

What is a boomerang employee and why it’s a great idea to hire one?

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Aiva Strelca 6.01.2022
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