Posts By: Alyssa Shea

Fight Distractions When Working From Home

As a freelancer, I am constantly on the lookout for ways to stay productive. It’s easy to fall prey to distractions. These tips will help you power through instead of disturbing your workflow. (more…)

Keeping Millennials Engaged At Work

Millennials, are you ready for new job opportunities? Do you find yourself lacking the desire to be loyal to your current company? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. (more…)

Twitter Is Changing Customer Service DMs

If you use Twitter for your business needs, then you will be pretty happy with this news. They have changed their customer DMs. Now, you’ll deal with real, live people instead of chatbots. (more…)

Menu Bar Apps Every Mac User Needs

We talk a lot about apps and addons that will help save you a ton of time and actually help increase your productivity. These generally revolve around Android or iOS and PC. This leaves the portion of Mac users in the dark and saying, “But what about me?” (more…)

Hack Into Your Brain’s Potential

Do you feel like your brain just can’t quite catch up to all the things you need to do in a day? Or how about that nice little fog that settles in sometime in the afternoon, completely ruining your productivity. It’s about time to shake loose the cobwebs and spice things up in there, don’t you think? (more…)

Extensions Every Telecommuter Needs

We here at The Methodology Blog are always on the lookout for things to make our lives easier which is good news for you because it’ll make yours easier, too. This time around, we’ll be checking out a list of browser extensions that claim to make working from home much more effortless. (more…)

Being More Likable: The Best And Worst Traits

Wanting to be liked by those around you, especially coworkers, is something I think most people can relate to. It was always what I dreaded most when starting a new job – playing the getting to know you game. Luckily, there are researchers out there who have done some work in this area to let us all know which traits are savored and hated. (more…)

Be A Superhero With Procrastinate Zero

Procrastination is something we here at The Methodology Blog have talked about and researched. Why? Because we know how hard it is to break the habit. Also, some of us are still struggling with it. And by some of us, I definitely mean myself. (more…)

Dealing With Coworkers You Can’t Stand

If I took a poll right now and asked our readers if any of them have ever had to deal with a coworker that they absolutely couldn’t stand, I’d imagine the responses would be something like, “Literally every day.” There’s really no way to escape it. So how can you avoid butting heads with your fellow coworkers? (more…)

Taking Down The Office Gossip Mill

If you’ve never worked in an office, you may be surprised to find out that some of them feel like a return to high school. The cliques, the rumors, and gossip suddenly become a problem again. “I thought we were past this!” you may scream internally, but you would be wrong. So how can we finally take down gossipers once and for all? (more…)

Maternity Leave And Returning To Work

Returning to work after having a child causes a whirlwind of emotions. Fear, anxiety, stress mixed in with a new mother’s already raging hormones can be a recipe for disaster. There are ways however that both the company and employee can help make this transition go as smoothly as possible. (more…)