Emma Murray

Emma Murray makes content and content and even more content. She believes everyone has a few good words in them and loves cocktails with egg. She also does photojournalism here: https://www.emmakathleenmurray.com/

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Work-Life Balance Tips From Supernatural Beings [Comic]

Is there anything spookier than a lack of work-life balance? Yes! Ghosts. And also Werewolves. But lack of work-life balance is definitely number 3. With Halloween upon us, we wanted to see how our supernatural friends balance their work with everyday life.

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Freelancing Problems as Told by the Last Surviving Dinosaur [Comic]

A year ago, we wanted to see what some good 'ol dinosaurs had to say about freelancing. Unfortunately, since then, the dinosaurs have met a dark and dastardly fate. We wanted to check back in to see how our freelancer was making out after the asteroid...

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10 Colleagues You’ll Meet During Your Work Life [Comic]

It's not deja vu. They're everywhere. No matter where you work, there always seems to be a few familiar characters hanging around.

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How to Manage Your Time Effectively [Comic]

Look, we get it: time management can be hard. We're here to help. With the aid of some sloths, we'll have you on track in no time!

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10 Workplace Trends You’ll See in 2018 [Comic]

Everyone’s got their own ideas about what the workplace of the future will be like. We decided to join in and come up with our own predictions. …
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Tech Careers Of The Future [Comic]

When thinking about tech careers of the future, AI and machine learning may come to mind. Sure, those might be the tech careers of the near future, but what about the far future? We’ve got a theory… …
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10 Management Tips From The Grim Reaper [Comic]

Being in management doesn’t need to be all doom and gloom.
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Horoscopes For Your Agency Job [Comic]

Everyone wishes they could get a little glance into the future so if you work at an agency, today just may be your lucky day…. …
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10 Pieces of Advice From Successful Creatives [Infographic]

When we seek advice, we’re generally looking for guidance and, at times, for inspiration. We’ve all felt creatively stuck or discouraged at some point, which is why we illustrated some of our favorite pieces of advice from some brilliant individuals currently doing great creative work.

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Common Misconceptions About The Tech Industry [Comic]

Think you know exactly what it’s like to work in tech? Narrow conceptions of what the industry is truly like tend to cloud people's views. We decided to create a little comic to address a few of these fallacies…

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10 Ways To Troll Your Developer [Comic]

From time-to-time, we all like to have a little good-humored fun. If you spend your time with a developer, you might be tempted to mess with them.
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Expectations VS Reality of Being A Freelancer [Comic]

When you start any new job, you bring to it your own set of expectations. The same goes for freelancing. If you decide to become a freelancer, what you picture may be just slightly different than the reality… …
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9 Crucial Employees Every Startup Should Have In Their Deck [Comic]

Building a functional startup might feel like a fantasy, but assembling your ideal team doesn’t need to be a thing of lore. We’ve made a compilation of 9 essential employees you’ll want to make sure you’ve got in your…
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An Idiots Guide To Computer Security [Comic]

Most computer security mishaps are a result of human error. Sure, systems can fail. However, most of the time, humans are the weak link. When it comes to digital security, the best tips are often the simplest. Here’s our top 6…
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Where We Work: Our Remote Staff Shares Their Workspaces

Toggl is a fully remote company with employees all over the world. This setup allows us to build an amazing, dynamic, global team. However, working remotely can be a lonely endeavor. That’s why we decided to share our workspaces with each other …
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How To Save The Princess in 8 Programming Languages [Comic]

You need to rescue the princess with code – but sometimes your code doesn’t work and the princess is a dragon and you’re a fish. Welcome to programming: …
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10 Signs The Startup You Work For Is Too Hip For You [Comic]

What comes to mind when you hear the word startup?
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How To Be Creative When You Aren’t Feeling Creative [Comic]

If there’s one thing creative workers know, it’s the frustration of feeling blocked. There’s an idea lingering somewhere in the back of your mind but nothing you do is able to knock it out.
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Create Your Own Workday [Comic]

We all get distracted at work. But when you work from home, the distractions can sometimes feel overwhelming. Small things you had no interest in before can become enthralling in the face of a deadline. Sometimes it really feels like you’…
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If A Startup Were A Zoo [Comic]

You might feel silly comparing a startup to a zoo. We get it. Zoos are well-organized businesses that have to make money to survive. They’re nothing like startups. But we wondered, what it might look like if a startup were a zoo……
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7 Things to Know Before You Get A Job At A Startup [Comic]

When people think of startups, ping pong, drinking at work, and general tomfoolery may come to mind. But for most, that's not the reality.

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Can Toggl Help Save Water? Field Notes From Cape Town

Cape Town is poised to be the first modern city to run out of water. With a daily quota of 50 liters a day, I knew I would need to make some changes. If Toggl can help me become more productive, can it also make me water wise? …
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10 Reasons Robots Are Better At Your Job Than You [Comic]

If you read tech news, you may be convinced the robots are coming for us. Our AI robot overlords may one day take over and make us pay retribution for all the…
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Teams

5 Creative Ways To Motivate Team Time-Tracking

You’ve sent emails, pinged, poked and put up so many sticky notes your office might as well be sponsored by 3M and still you can’t seem to get your staff tracking their time. …
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How Movies Would Be Different With Cellphones [Comic]

The alternative version: how thing might be different if there was just one tiny change. We wanted to see how some of our favorite movies might have played out if we made just a small change - added smartphones:

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Welcome to Smiles Inc: A Different Type of Agency [Comic]

Running an agency is hard. Just ask the folks at Smiles Inc. Like most agencies, they face a few, small, issues. But I’m sure it’s nothing a little efficiency consulting and some good marketing can’t fix. …
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Time Management As Told By Slow Animals [Comic]

Feel like you’re not getting enough done? Do minutes, hours, days disappear like they’re Game of Thrones characters at a wedding? The solution? Time management – but it can be tricky to remember.
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How To Build A Horse With Programming [Comic]

Tired of modern transportation? Have a ton of hay laying around? It sounds like you might very well be in the market for a horse.

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Simplify Your Client Email With Toggl’s Freelance Email Generator

Tired of writing out professional responses for would-be clients who assume your time is free? Feeling anxious about emailing that big client that finally contacted you? Worry no more! We’ve created this…
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The Dos and Don’ts of Business Etiquette [Comic]

Figuring out how best to act at work can be tough. In case you find yourself confused about what may or may not fly in a business setting, we’ve made a comic to help you out: …
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9 Business Customs From Around the World [Infographic]

We’re a pretty international gang, here at Toggl. With staff on almost every continent (we’re coming for you Antarctica),  we know that every country does business just a little bit differently.
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The 7 Stages Of A Fast Approaching Deadline [Comic]

Wait…was the blog post deadline the 22nd? Are you sure? …
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Working From Home vs Working at an Office [Comic]

Working from home: the most profitable way to avoid weather. While we think working from home can be great, there are a few noticeable differences between office and home work… …
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Freelancing Problems As Told By Dinosaurs [Comic]

Ah, freelancing – the chance to be your own boss, work your own hours and choose your own office. It’s the dream!
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If The World Was Created By A Programmer [Comic]

In the beginning, there was light and darkness and stack overflow, which is really just a combination of the two.

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10 Customers Every Tech Support Agent Knows [Comic]

Here at Toggl, we love our support team. While being able to provide great support to awesome customers can be incredibly fulfilling, the job can get a little redundant. No matter where you work, you’ll likely encounter these 10 customers and their questions.
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How I Took a Quiz on Facebook and Accidentally Got a Job

When I got a job at Toggl, it was an accident. Not a ‘I left my oven on and now my home is a charred shell of memories’ sort of accident. More of a ‘I spit out my watermelon seeds in the same area all summer and now I’ve got a waterm…
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5 Things People Don’t Tell You About Working Remotely

If you’ve read about remote work, you likely know the stream of amazing promises advocates make. If only you could work remotely – you’d have no more awful commutes, you’d be a productivity wizard, your hair would be …
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Productivity

The Student Survival Guide to Productivity

Every student struggles with productivity. College is one of the first points in life where you have near full control over your own time. And while that freedom can feel great, balancing what you want to do and what you need…
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How Do Fictional Characters Really Spend Their Time?

You may already know how you spend your time thanks to Toggl, but ever wanted to know how your favorite fictional character spends theirs? We went ahead and took some educated gue…
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Businesses

How to Maximise Your Profits With Insights

Growing your business doesn’t always have to mean an increase in expenses. …
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Toggl News

Do You Want 20% off Toggl Premium?

Toggl is great for tracking your time. Toggl Premium is great for tracking your business. We kind of love the Premium plan features a…
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3 Things to Consider When Traveling and Working Remotely

If you love traveling, being a digital nomad may sound incredibly appealing. Getting paid while trekking around the world, what could be better?