New York Times  Sep 20  Comment 
Data-driven management has so far focused mostly on increasing efficiency and productivity, but new graphic tools aim to help executives set a strategic course.
The Hindu Business Line  Sep 20  Comment 
The Union Government has urged the tea companies to increase funding in research - particularly to enhance productivity, explore scope of mechanisation, quality and climate risk mitigation – for l...
The Economic Times  Sep 19  Comment 
The agri secretary said the delayed onset of monsoon led to late sowing of plants and was bound to have an impact on the crops productivity.
Forbes  Sep 19  Comment 
The growth of obesity is a result of beneficial innovations that raised productivity in agriculture and other labor-intensive sectors which thereby lowered the price of calories and raised the cost of expending them. Medical innovation may be the...
SeekingAlpha  Sep 19  Comment 
By George Hanley: Regional department store operator Dillard's (NYSE: DDS) stay-small operating strategy has been working well for the company in contrast to the operating troubles that continue to plague larger players in the sector like J.C....
Cloud Computing  Sep 18  Comment 
Storage administrators find themselves walking a line between meeting employees’ demands to use public cloud storage services, and their organizations’ need to store information on-premises for security, performance, cost and compliance...
WA Business News  Sep 18  Comment 
The Master Builders Association is evaluating the possibility of establishing an immersive training centre in Perth, similar to a $14 million facility in Victoria, to boost safety and productivity in the construction sector.
DailyFinance  Sep 17  Comment 
SimpleScan Connect Leverages SimpleECM and CloudFS APIs to Expand the Market for Advanced Workflow Solutions SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - September 17, 2014) - API WORLD -- Document Capture Technologies (DCT), a leader in mobile capture...
Benzinga  Sep 17  Comment 
In a note published early Wednesday morning, Wunderlich analyst Eric Beder initiated coverage on Kate Spade & Co (NYSE: KATE) with a Buy rating and a $36 price target. Beder commented, "We believe KATE has a plethora of expansion options to...
Financial Times  Sep 16  Comment 
George Osborne needs policies that boost investment and productivity. Much work remains to be done to ensure a quality recovery


Productivity growth drives advancement, from the micro level to the macro - it is one of two sustainable drivers of GDP growth, and one of the competitive advantages of leading firms across the globe. Productivity is simply how much one can get out of set resources. For example, the ongoing development of information technology increases the amount of work an employee can perform every hour, be it making cars or creating spreadsheets.

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