The Shift Blog

Updates, ideas, tips & tricks to keep you on top of Shift.


How to Use Slack More Efficiently

If you’ve ever used any type of online workspace for teams, chances are you’ve heard of Slack. Much like other digital mediums of its kind, Slack allows teams to collaborate, communicate, share, plan, celebrate, and do nearly whatever else it takes to get stuff done—together. However, if your team is spread across the country, globe, or even companies (yes, companies), you’ll appreciate the innovative collaboration features Slack offers for keeping you and those you’re working with connected and productive.

Nadia Tatlow

General Manager, Shift - 12 Mar, 2018

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Optimizing Your Inbox With the Boomerang Extension

There’s a running joke around the Shift office that everyone is always productive—except when they’re not.

haha.

No, but seriously, unproductivity happens to the best of us. So, to better understand the root causes of our team’s (rare) unproductiveness, we took a poll.

Can you guess what the biggest culprit ended up being? Yep, email.

But not just email in general. Specifically, the inbox.

Nadia Tatlow

General Manager, Shift - 15 Feb, 2018

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How to Fall In Love with Your Productivity Routine

I’m willing to bet any amount of money (okay, $20 at most) that “Be more productive” was somewhere on your list of new year’s resolutions for 2018.

Honestly, it’s the type of resolution that ends up on nearly everybody’s list, almost every single year.

So why is productivity one of those things that we seem to be forever chasing, but never able to truly achieve?

Lisa Ellis

Marketing Specialist - 7 Feb, 2018

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