Productivity

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The Hindu Business Line  12 hrs ago  Comment 
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has given its approval to pay productivity linked bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages to eligible non-gazetted railway employees (e...
newratings.com  Sep 27  Comment 
VIENNA (dpa-AFX) - Emerging markets have emerged as significant source of spillovers that shape the global economic outlook and non-economic shocks are also playing a key role, the International Monetary Fund said in a report on Tuesday....
TechCrunch  Sep 26  Comment 
 The adoption of IoT technology can provide companies with unprecedented opportunities to reduce operating costs, increase productivity and tap into new markets previously inaccessible. But that won’t happen when IoT data gathers dust in the...
TechCrunch  Sep 26  Comment 
 Microsoft has already expressed some interest on bringing Office to the car, and it sounds like it’ll continue to do that work with Renault-Nissan via a new tie-up between the two companies. The newly formed strategic partnership will see...
Forbes  Sep 22  Comment 
Writer and thinker Scott Santens simplifies the argument for a universal basic income in this Q&A.
Forbes  Sep 21  Comment 
Having a fit workforce boosts productivity by lowering absenteeism and health care costs.
OilVoice  Sep 21  Comment 
What really causes falling productivity growth The answer seems to be very much energyrelated. Human labor by itself does not cause productivity growth. It is human labor leveraged by various tools
Forbes  Sep 21  Comment 
Laser Technology, Inc. modernized it sales and marketing systems, moving from spreadsheets to the space age. Adopting a cloud-based solution helped boost the sales team’s productivity and increase sales by 30%.




 

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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