Barb Laskie Sturrock

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10 ways to turn stress into a positive

<b>We asked Carl Vernon, best-selling author of The Less – Stress Lifestyle and Anxiety Rebalance, to share his advice.</b><p>We tend to think of stress as all …

Self-improvement

Laura Vanderkam: Successful Women Sleep And Work Reasonable Hours

I spoke to Laura Vanderkam, author of the new book <i>I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time</i>, about the topic of gender inequality in the workplace, why the most successful women get enough sleep and work reasonable hours, why she focuses her writing on productivity, …

Time Management

Marketing’s greatest trick is embracing storytelling

“Marketing and sales really love that ability to tell a story and connect people at a very deep level, so that they can see themselves in a product …

Five Tips for When You Just Have Too Much To Do

Too much to do, not enough time. This is a perpetual problem for a lot of people, but it seems to be especially pronounced during the holidays. With …

Time Management

I bought a comfortable desk chair, and it was one of the best purchases I made last year

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon For almost an entire year I used a chair that came with my kitchen table as a desk chair.<p>Was it uncomfortable? Yes. Annoying to sit …

These 6 Career Resolutions Will Transform The Way You Work

Sure, you could shoot for that promotion or raise. Or you could set these goals to radically change how you approach your work.<p>Instead of setting the same vague goals year after year, try these six unexpected career resolutions that experts say could make you happier, more engaged, and even more …

University of California

6 Meditation and Mindfulness Apps That Will Help You Feel More Zen This Year

Ways to be that well-adjusted person.<p>If you've ever wondered how that impossibly calm, resourceful colleague or friend keeps a level head under pressure—while juggling a full schedule and not pitching a fit about it—chances are she's already up to speed on mindfulness and daily meditation exercises.<p>…

Meditation

6 habits highly organized people have in common

People often lament that despite their best efforts, they just cannot seem to get, and stay, organized. Even though they’ve been working at it diligently and have tried many strategies, nothing seems to stick. So how do organized people stay organized? Over the years, I’ve noticed they have six …

10 Modern Editing Tips for Meticulous Bloggers - Copyblogger

I watch a lot of YouTube videos about the best ways to clean your bathroom.<p>In fact, I realized that I spend way more time watching “hacks, tricks, …

Writing