productivity

Video How To Build Empathy Into Digital Product Experiences

Slack Research Team Lead Christina Janzer says that brands can build a user‑friendly product if they care to listen to how people feel about the product and the pain points they’re experiencing.

Wellness Video: The Transformative Power Of Community

Colin Beavan, PSFK conference speaker and author of No Impact Man and How to Be Alive, shares the unexpected secret to success

Design Interview: Designing User Experiences That Prioritize Humanity

Christina Janzer, Slack's Head of Research, describes how her team designs human-centric user experiences (and reveals her favorite emoji) before joining us at our CXI 2018 conference on May 18

Work Browser Extension Stops Users From Scheduling Useless Meetings

A simple tool could boost productivity by questioning whether every group invite is really necessary

Loyalty & Membership How AI-Powered Chat Kickstarts Customer Relationships

Intelligent bots can automate outreach and build profiles of new customers, freeing up CX staff to focus on relationship building at a higher level

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel How Brands Are Helping Travelers Stay Productive On The Go

Travel companies are enabling business travelers and working guests to optimize their productivity away from the office

Baby Boomers Interview: The Importance of Community Across Every Generation

PSFK's founder Piers Fawkes spoke with Colin Beavan on the PurpleList podcast about productivity, aging and the importance of community

Retail 5 Books To Buy This Holiday To Boost Your Work In 2018

Looking for catch up on  some reading over the holiday break? We've got you covered with 5 books to help spark productivity in the new year

Home This App Helps Users Visualize The Best Plants For Their Home

Plant Life Balance is a "virtual greening" app that promotes health and wellness through house plants

Design This Stress Reduction Pod Could Be Your Next Workplace Staple

The Kokon’s stress reduction pod uses findings from neuroscience to help you relax and reenergize for happier work

Health The Six Secrets To Good Sleep, According To A Sleep Tech Founder

Matteo Franceschetti, the founder and CEO of Eight Sleep, discusses the importance of sleep in boosting productivity, brain function, and performance

Technology This Little Puck Helps Track How You're Spending Your Time

Tiller aims to solve an age-old productivity problem with a simple new device

Fashion & Apparel This Isolation Helmet Is Meant To Help Office Workers Be More Productive

A giant internet-connected helmet could be the answer to all of your productivity woes at work—if you're willing to put it on!

Retail 'Procrastination Nannies' Help You Get Your Work Done

A pop-up co-working space is introducing a new service to help people finish their passion projects