Insights
The impact of technology
Todd Kirk, 09.26.17

Technology has changed the workplace, but this digital transformation is only getting started. Microsoft recently began offering an onsite experience that helps organizations prepare for the future and invited BrainStorm to support the effort. In July, I attended the National Governors Associatio…

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How to kick the 3PM slump (without caffeine)
Jourdan Strain, 08.16.17

Your day starts off well enough. You power through your morning meetings, tackle your Inbox, find your productivity “zone”—and then you hit the wall. Your brain gets fuzzy, the candy jar starts looking better and better, and all you can think about is everything BUT the task at hand. Yeah, we’ve…

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How to (actually) leave work behind on your next vacation
Jourdan Strain, 07.26.17

In recent years, one thing has become clear: Americans kind of suck at taking vacations—and it’s really no wonder why. Taking time off work is meant to help us recharge and leave the stress of meetings and emails behind. But the reality is that we spend our beach vacation absent-mindedly…

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Insights
The impact of technology
Todd Kirk, 09.26.17

Technology has changed the workplace, but this digital transformation is only getting started. Microsoft recently began offering an onsite experience that helps organizations prepare for the future and invited BrainStorm to support the effort. In July, I attended the National Governors Associatio…

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Insights
How to kick the 3PM slump (without caffeine)
Jourdan Strain, 08.16.17

Your day starts off well enough. You power through your morning meetings, tackle your Inbox, find your productivity “zone”—and then you hit the wall. Your brain gets fuzzy, the candy jar starts looking better and better, and all you can think about is everything BUT the task at hand. Yeah, we’ve…

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Insights
How to (actually) leave work behind on your next vacation
Jourdan Strain, 07.26.17

In recent years, one thing has become clear: Americans kind of suck at taking vacations—and it’s really no wonder why. Taking time off work is meant to help us recharge and leave the stress of meetings and emails behind. But the reality is that we spend our beach vacation absent-mindedly…

Read More