4 Studies which Show that Using a Second Monitor Can Boost Productivity

Summary: 4 studies show that using a second monitor can help you complete computer tasks more quickly. Have you thought of spending a couple-hundred dollars on an extra monitor — but you’re not sure if it’s worth the investment? Or maybe you’d like to convince your boss to get you a big monitor that you could connect to…

How to Make Sure that Your Toastmasters Experience Doesn’t Suck

Summary: Toastmasters focuses too much on nonverbal communication and not enough on speech content. When you speak, have a genuine conversation with individuals. Avoid delivering a dramatic-acting monologue. J.J. Abrams, the writer and director of TV’s Lost, shared his “mystery box” at the TED conference. Did he follow all of the Toastmasters’ speaking rules during his presentation?…