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A time-management expert says there’s one important downside to the 4-day workweek, even if it does make you more productive

Companies like Microsoft and Shake Shack are testing the 4-day work week. But cutting the week one day short has one important drawback.
Ben Crudo can only be reached by his "dumb phone" on nights and weekends.

I’m a tech CEO who tried to give up my smartphone for a year. I wasn’t fully successful — but it did make me a better leader.

Ben Crudo is a tech CEO. Last year, he vowed to give up his smartphone. While that hasn't happened completely, he's learned more about balance.
Anna Mason reveals her productivity tip with Business Insider.

The investor who calls herself a ‘human social network’ keeps her inbox organized through triaging email as it comes in

Anna Mason and other highly successful professionals shared their No. 1 work tip as a part of Business Insider's Productivity Project.

Companies from Microsoft to Shake Shack have experimented with a shorter, 4-day workweek — and most of the time it’s worked really well

Many companies have experimented with four-day workweeks to boost productivity and improve work-life balance

Microsoft experimented with a 4-day workweek, and productivity jumped by 40%

Microsoft said a four-day workweek in its Japan offices led to a 40% jump in productivity in August.
Ali Schiller and Marissa Boisvert.

The 4 main types of procrastinators and how to not be one of them, according to 2 accountability coaches

Ali Schiller and Marissa Boisvert of Accountability Works reveal that even the most successful entrepreneurs fall into these four traps.
Learning how to type faster is a valuable skill.

2 surefire ways to learn how to type faster and more accurately, with proper posture and touch typing

You can learn how to type faster by using various typing games and speed tests, as well as changing your posture and finger position.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey uses his iPhone’s Screen Time feature to limit his Twitter use to 2 hours a day

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was interviewed Thursday at the company's News Summit, where he shared that he limits how much time he spends on Twitter.
JetBlue Technology Ventures President Bonny Simi in the captain's seat of an Embraer E190 airliner.

How turning off phone notifications helps the president of JetBlue’s VC arm avoid multitasking and get things done

We named Bonny Simi one of our 100 People Transforming Business. She tells us how she manages to commit to only one project at a time.
You can enable Do Not Disturb on your iPhone in a several ways.

How to use Do Not Disturb on an iPhone to silence notifications and limit distractions

You can use the Do Not Disturb feature on your iPhone whenever you want to silence any calls, texts, or other notifications. Here's how to use it.