Open Plan Offices Are Bad For Communication, Says New Study

Open Plan Offices Are Bad For Communication, Says New Study

Open plan offices have a lot of criticism, with many disliking the layout because of its disruptive nature and lack of quiet spaces. However, supporters have always been able to claim that open plan offices encourage collaboration and teamwork. Until now, that is. 

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Elon Musk's Candid Productivity Tips for Tesla Employees

Elon Musk's Candid Productivity Tips for Tesla Employees

Elon Musk recently sent out a memo to employees with a list of productivity tips, a few being pretty ruthless. His goal is to produce 6,000 Model 3 cars per week by the end of June. He's also been known to sleep at the Tesla factor to ensure there is high productivity while producing the new electric car. With his goal in mind, these tips might just be what Tesla employees need to make it happen. 

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Firefighters That Eat Together Perform Better on the Job

Firefighters That Eat Together Perform Better on the Job

A lot of companies have made it a point to make lunchtime a more enjoyable experience for employees by offering free lunches, group luncheons, or on-site cafes. While some might see this has a frivolous perk, these companies might be onto something. A study from Cornell University found that firefighter platoons that shared meals performed better together while on the job.

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