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18 countries with more exhausting workweeks than the US

The average US workweek may be 38.6 hours long, but quite a few countries have employees who clock in even longer hours at work.

11 tricks Steve Jobs, Jeff Bezos, and other famous execs use to run meetings

Executives like Bezos, Musk, and Jobs developed tricks to combat bad meetings. Steve Jobs liked to have meetings with the fewest people possible.

26 indispensable desk accessories we use to stay focused and comfortable at work

We see thousands of products every year, which makes us pretty selective. These are the desk accessories we use to keep us focused and comfortable.

These are the best Apple Watch features, according to Business Insider readers

I recently asked Business Insider readers to email me their favorite Apple Watch features and received dozens of responses.

21 simple accessories to help you declutter your workspace — all under $25

Most people are focused on organizing their homes, but the office desk is another place in need of tidying. Here are 21 great desk-organizing accessories.
Hot weather can mess with your productivity.

This heat wave is going to make you — and the rest of America — less productive, by as much as 28%

A 2014 economic study indicates that hot days can have a surprisingly big negative impact on economic activity.
There are several basic tricks you can do with your phone to boost your productivity.

15 ways you can use your phone to improve your productivity

Many of us spend waste time on our phones instead of using them to get things done. Try these tips to get the most out of your phone.

What your email inbox reveals about your personality

Are you a deleter, a saver, or an ignorer? The answer could be more meaningful than you think, according to psychologists.
The author, Steven John, changed the way he answered emails to boost his productivity.

How I doubled the amount of work I do with one simple change to my daily routine

A simple change to the way I respond to emails has managed to increase my productivity and keep me on track during the workday.
55% of American companies across industries have instituted a summer Friday policy in 2019.

‘Summer Fridays’ are enjoying a chill 43% boom in 2019 — here’s why

Managers across industries say letting staff leave early (or take the day off) on Fridays during warmer months boosts productivity and morale.