Transparency helps people to understand better what is going on in a company, which helps to build trust, and my lead to better decisions. Transparency is like a fertile soil on which creative minds and purpose seekers can find rich nourishment.
In a business setting, everyone is expected to be organized. We just take that for granted. Personal productivity is an individual thing, for everyone to figure out on their own. What if we can improve personal productivity by getting people to engage in self-organizing behaviors? Et voila: Daily updates do this.