How to Go From an 8-Hour to a 5-Hour Workday by Changing One Simple Thing

Several years ago, I did a work styles test and it revealed that one of my strongest skills was being a Time Optimizer. I wore this title like a badge, and for the following year, it defined the way I...
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Why This Company Thinks Employees Decorating Others’ Cubicles is Anything But a Waste of Time

“Part of it is the nature of working with creative people that are looking for an outlet to express it not just in their work, but as a way of showing affection for their co-workers and having fun,” explains Bluebeam’s...
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Take Back Your Mornings

Great mornings don’t just happen. They’re planned and nurtured. It’s about creating a routine that works, that keeps you inspired and not just wired, about making you happier and satisfied. The moves can take some adjusting, but will put you in the company of some of the most successful creatives and leaders working today. This...
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10 Little Ways to Sneak in Exercise at Work

Hectic schedules can make it seem impossible to fit workouts into our busy week. The prospect of packing a gym bag, trudging to your local gym, working out, showering, changing, and trudging back to where you came from takes an...
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How to Get More Done By Doing Less

Productivity is generally thought of in terms of, “How do I get more done?” If we’re lucky, we work in teams and environments where that perspective is at least softened by combining it with a measure of efficiency or impact,...
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50 Easy Ways to Become Productive Right Now

  It’s 3 p.m. Or it’s Tuesday. Or you’re slipping into a food coma. Or you’re just feeling kind of … meh. Whatever it is, your productivity has hit a serious low point. Getting back into a state of flow is...
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How to Use Workplace Email Most Effectively

For over a decade now, email has been only of the top forms of communication for businesses. Of course, as time and the workplace itself evolves, there’s an increasing amount of internal communication options. As these methods for interacting grow...
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11 Life-Hack Gadgets That Will Make Your Workspace More Comfortable and Organized

If you’re anything like the average American, you’re going to spend the majority of your time working or doing related activities. So having a workspace that makes you feel comfortable, in control, and relaxed is not only an important key to...
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15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More

Whether you’re working a traditional 9-to-5 gig or running your own business, we all struggle with productivity. For many this is a daily struggle. The good news? That struggle will be a thing of the past if you implement these 15 scientifically-proven methods for increasing...
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Is Your Email Out of Control? Try These 5 Easy Strategies to Get on Top of It

Does looking at your mobile email app give you anxiety? Is your inbox overflowing with unread messages, eCards you haven’t responded to, and other incomprehensible requests you haven’t had the time to touch? If yes, your email is out of control....
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