When you think about workplace productivity, you probably think of modern inventions like email, the cloud, and mobile technology. This century has exploded with transformative tools, automated processes, and inventive technology that has completely changed the way people work. Our ancestors couldn’t even dream about the tools we have at our fingertips today.
But we owe all the progress we’ve made in this century to those who came before us. The history of productivity is long, rich, and robust, with each moment in time forging the way for what we have now, and what is to come later.
The modern marvels we use to power our businesses and accomplish our work are all here thanks to the moments below. Take a journey through time to learn more about the evolution of workplace productivity with this interactive timeline.