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About Ken Okel

Ken is a Past President of the Florida Speakers Association and a member of the National Speakers Association. He’s a proud member of the Last Minute Speaker Florida Network. People around the world listen to his award-winning podcast, The 2 Minute Takeaway. Ken is also know for his weekly column, The Whiner of the Week… | more about Ken

Dec, 5 2017

Don’t Keep This Secret from Your Employees

By | 2017-12-05T14:26:09+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Productivity Video Series|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

You should think twice before you keep certain kind of secret from your employees. It’s a communication mistake leaders make when they’re busy or think revealing the secret won’t matter [...]

Dec, 4 2017

How to Prevent Workplace Fatigue

By | 2017-12-04T16:46:58+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: Articles by Ken Okel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A new study shows workplace fatigue has become a costly and growing problem for employers. The National Safety Council surveyed more than 2,000 working adults and found many perform at [...]

Dec, 1 2017

Employee Productivity Series Introduction

By | 2017-12-05T13:36:37+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Productivity Video Series|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Employee Productivity series of videos are designed to help leaders maximize their team’s potential. Every week, you’ll learn a new tip that you can use right away. Employee can [...]

Nov, 29 2017

Why You Need to Review Your Business

By | 2017-10-09T14:47:05+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Categories: 2 Minute Takeaway Podcast|Tags: , |0 Comments

You need to review your business before making a big decision. The act of reviewing something, as you do with an online review, can give you important insight into potential [...]

Nov, 28 2017

How to Boost Employee Engagement

By | 2017-11-28T14:55:42+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Productivity Video Series|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Understanding how to boost employee engagement can open the door to increased productivity at work. But it can be a challenge to create teamwork and a positive employee culture as [...]

Nov, 27 2017

Preventing Work Schedule Stress

By | 2017-12-10T16:03:50+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Categories: Articles by Ken Okel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Work schedule stress happens when employees don't understand the expectations of their jobs. You see this during busy times, like the holiday season, or other important times when people need [...]

Nov, 22 2017

Easy Active Listening Technique

By | 2017-11-21T19:15:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Categories: 2 Minute Takeaway Podcast|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Easy Active Listening Technique

You've probably heard about the benefits of active listening but been unsure how to put it into practice. What if there was an easy active listening technique that could help [...]

Nov, 21 2017

How to Unplug at Work

By | 2017-11-21T15:52:03+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Productivity Video Series|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on How to Unplug at Work

The ability to unplug at work can help you improve your productivity on the job. During busy times, you may need to focus on a specific problem and block out [...]