Darren McEwen

16 Flips | 1 Magazine | @DarrenMcEwen | Group Leader at Nielsen in Ottawa.

Get Organized: 20 Tips for Working from Home

Working from home full time or just occasionally can be hugely rewarding, but only if you know how to keep your productivity up, work-life balance in …

Here's How Much Time People Spend Playing Video Games

The good news is that we’ve finally gotten our priorities in order. According to Nielsen, the average U.S. gamer age 13 or older spent 6.3 hours a …

Dual Monitors: Good Reasons to Upgrade

Dual Monitors For Increased Productivity<p>If you've ever wished for a bigger computer screen, here's an even better idea. Get two! Use a dual monitor …

Computer Hardware

10 Tips for Computer Eye Strain Relief

Read these top tips for avoiding eye strain when working at a computer.

Bioengineering

Office Chair: How to Reduce Back Pain?

Sitting in an office chair for prolonged periods of time can definitely cause low back pain or worsen an existing back problem. The main reason …

What your manager really wants

I find that people often complain that they are unappreciated by their managers (I have, at times in my career, made this complaint). It’s very …

Leadership

Which of These "Four Tendencies" Describes You?

One important question is: what is the main desire or motivation driving the people in the four categories? Here’s what I currently believe. Does it …

Self Determination

Top 30 Tips for Staying Productive and Sane While Working From Home

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.” <b>– Benjamin Franklin</b><p>Those of you who know the joys of working …

Six tips on how to work from home successfully

The future of work is the work itself, not where and when the work takes place. Workplace flexibility programs are already catching on and will soon become standardized as more millennials enter the workplace. All workers, not just millennials, want freedom and flexibility and some are even …

How to Build a Successful Team

Selecting the right people is just the beginning of building a successful team for your business. However, you cannot simply expect that your team …

Are You Fit to Lead?

My wife Diane has many excellent qualities, and her talent for cooking is one of them. She’ll occasionally remind me that there was a time, early in …

The Brain