Extrinsic Versus Intrinsic Motivation: Which Drives You and Your Team, and What to Do About It

One of the beautiful things about humans is that we all think differently. And that goes beyond what we think into how we think.

Work / Life

Toggl Desktop Windows Update

f you’ve opened our Toggl Windows app recently, you might have noticed a few differences. The big design overhaul is finally here and we wanted to share a quick overview of key changes.


How to Be a Better Manager in Just Two Words

Three years ago, on the eve of International Women’s Day, I sat at a long table in a flower shop that had shuttered for the evening and wrote thank-you notes to several of my former bosses.

Remote Work

Toggl Staff Show Off Their Workstations

Toggl is a fully remote company, with people scattered across the world (in 19 different time zones). But where do we actually sit (or stand) and work when we work from home?

Remote Work

How to Successfully Work From Home

Working from home may once have been perceived as a welcome reprieve. But some people are finding that the work-from-home reality is a far cry from the fantasy.


Working from Home: The Pros and Cons [Comic]

At the end of the day, being able to work from home is a privilege. For those who can, working from home does come with certain unique advantages.


10 Remote Team Building Activities for Work-From-Home Teams

Whether your team has been working from home for years or you’ve all been figuring out this new lifestyle over the past few weeks, this fact holds true: remote team building can be tricky.

Modern Work

“Projects” Are the New Career Ladder. Here’s How You Can Benefit

The career ladder today is no longer predictable or predetermined. But for those who know which projects to take on, this can be an opportunity.


I Tried a Four-Day Workweek. Here’s What Changed

For the past two weeks, I tested out my version of a 9/80 work schedule for what was effectively a four-day workweek.


The Hidden Dangers of Refactoring [Comic]

A couple of years ago I had what looked like a leaky sewage pipe in my apartment. We started taking out the wall to get to the root of the problem. It wasn’t long before half of the apartment was stripped to the bones.  During one of our long and sweary smoke breaks, my builder—normally

Remote Work

How to Stay Focused When You Work From Home

Have you heard about the studies that state working from home offers a major productivity boost? You have a confession to make: This has not been your experience so far.

Remote Work

9 Things You Should Include in Your Work From Home Policy

Your entire team has had to rapidly adjust to working from home, and it’s thrown a wrench in things. But here’s the good news: Drafting a work from home policy can help get everybody on the same page.