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4 mins

Lifestyle

The power of friendship in successful teamwork

We all get by with a little help from our friends. You know the ones – those special people in our lives with whom we share our ups and downs, a solid sense of trust and loyalty (and a healthy helping of side-splitting humor for good measure).

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2 mins

Lifestyle

Train your brain to be innovative with OpenGenius

Being disruptive is the biggest, most valuable skill a company can have. With more and more established companies being knocked off top spots by new businesses, companies need to learn how to progress or risk being left behind.

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6 mins

Lifestyle Quick Tips

How to be creative (even when you think you’re not)

Have you ever found yourself saying “I’m just not the creative type”? Well, you wouldn’t be alone. However, in actual fact, there actually is no such thing as the ‘creative type’.

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4 mins

Quick Tips

Creativity in marketing – the secret ingredient you’ve probably not considered

In our fast-paced tech world, it’s vital for marketers to understand their audience’s needs, and deliver creative solutions to stand out from the crowd.

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5 mins

Ayoa

Attention all finance teams: end the month-end pain

Do you watch the days ticking forward full of dread, knowing the month end process is soon to begin again? With processing times spanning anything from a speedy 3 days, to a more lengthy 20, you’re never long finished before the whole thing starts again.

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3 mins

Lifestyle

Why Mind Mapping is the only way to overcome writer’s block

Lost for words? Whether it’s a business proposal, blog post, or university essay, most people will have to…

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3 mins

Lifestyle

What is “burnout” and how can you avoid it?

The modern work landscape is, in many ways, quite bizarre. While the importance of a stable, healthy work culture is becoming a must for many employers and employees, there is a simultaneous pressure to always be ‘hustling’.

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3 mins

Ayoa

Welcoming Mind Mapping to Ayoa – it’s time to start doing your best work

We live in a world obsessed with productivity. We want things done, and we want them done now – but here at OpenGenius, we like to look at things from every angle. Productivity is great, but is it inherently enough to help you achieve your best work?

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1 min

Ayoa

How Ayoa overhauls the modern work process

The digital world has irrevocably changed the way we work. In many ways, things have become easier – we are connected to people from all around the world, 24/7. We no longer need to be physically in the same room as someone in order to work with them. Yet, on the other hand, things have also become more complicated.

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4 mins

Lifestyle

How technology hinders productivity

In Back to the Future II, Marty McFly soars to the future date of 21st October 2015. It’s an iconic scene, and a bizarre one to watch back in the present day. We know now that this 80s vision for the future is fairly inaccurate; we have no streets filled with flying cars or self-tying trainers.

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3 mins

Ayoa

What is Mind Mapping and how can you use it?

Mind Maps can be an invaluable tool in the creative thinking process. A Mind Mind is a visual thinking tool, ideal for brainstorming, exploring ideas and presenting information in a uniquely visual way.

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2 mins

Ayoa

Introducing Ayoa: why we’re changing from DropTask

DropTask was first released in 2013 – back then, DropTask was a good name for the unique task management tool we’d created. But now, with many more exciting things to come – we’ve outgrown the name, just like we’ve outgrown task management.

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