The Hindu Business Line  8 hrs ago  Comment 
World Bank economist says there is ‘policy fatigue’
DailyFinance  11 hrs ago  Comment 
Medidata (NASDAQ:MDSO), the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, and ICON plc, (NASDAQ:ICLR) a global provider of outsourced development services to the...
Channel News Asia  Sep 10  Comment 
Sembcorp Marine is investing in a multi-functional steel fabrication facility that it says will significantly enhance productivity at its offshore rig and ship-repair businesses.
Cloud Computing  Sep 10  Comment 
The Internet has changed the way businesses are constructed: vertical integrations and home-grown systems are being steadily replaced by off-the-shelf solutions, SaaS integrations, and web-based workflows. Documents are no longer stored on a file...
BusinessWeek  Sep 9  Comment 
Microsoft, which its new CEO says is all about "productivity," is reportedly in talks to buy the hit game Minecraft
DailyFinance  Sep 8  Comment 
Powerful, Flexible, and Intuitive New Investor Experience, Enhanced Rebalancing, and New Firm and Enterprise Management CapabilitiesSAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/14 -- AdventConnect -- Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS) today at...
Scott's Investments  Sep 7  Comment 
Below is a list of investment articles I am reading this weekend: James Clear on The Physics of Productivity: Newton’s Laws of Getting Stuff Done A Global Passive Benchmark with ETFs and Factor Tilts - Advisor Perspectives Attain...
MedPage Today  Sep 5  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- When an experienced, regular staff nurse departs the unit, its productivity suffers, researchers found.
The Economic Times  Sep 5  Comment 
The government today said it will set up two breeding centres to raise productivity of indigenous cattle and buffalo.
Insurance Journal  Sep 5  Comment 
Ohio workers are more productive and better educated these days, yet they aren’t necessarily making more money as a result, according to a new report. Ohio productivity grew by nearly 67 percent between 1979 and 2013, while median hourly wages...


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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