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10 Must-Read Books That Will Make You Ridiculously Productive

Ahhh, productivity. The revered topic in both the business and personal world. It seems we’re all looking for a magic bullet to help us get more done …

Self-improvement

The concept of different “learning styles” is one of the greatest neuroscience myths

Are you a visual learner who writes notes in a rainbow of different colors, or do you have to read something aloud before it will sink it? Chances are, you’ve been asked a similar question at some point in your life, and believe the concept of different “learning styles” is perfectly valid. But, as …

Pedagogy

3 Tips for Maximizing Your Happiness at Work

Setting boundaries at the office can be the key to freedom and success.<p>We all want to be successful at work. So why are some people high achievers in the office while others never seem to get anything done? You have two options in order to find success at work: Stumble upon an ancient lamp with a …

Work-life Balance

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Apps

Engage Employees with Leadership Teambuilding

Team member engagement is one of the most, if not the most, important aspect to organizational success. Employees are companies’ most important …

Articles about 18 modern living rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms from issues past.<p>Warm nights spent sitting outside with friends are just around the corner—so sit back, relax, and get inspired by these charming...<p>Million dollar lake views play nicely with a …

How to Be an Effective Communicator in 5 Easy Steps

<b>1. Be Genuine</b><p>The human mind was created with the sole purpose of perceiving danger. The mind's main objective for the past thousands of years has been keeping us alive. Even though we do not have saber tooth tigers hunting us anymore, our fear sensing abilities, also known as, intuition is still in …

What Leaders Really Do

The article reprinted here stands on its own, of course, but it can also be seen as a crucial contribution to a debate that began in 1977, when Harvard Business School professor Abraham Zaleznik published an HBR article with the deceptively mild title “Managers and Leaders: Are They Different?” The …

Management

In the Company of Givers and Takers

Every day, employees make decisions about whether to act like <i>givers</i> or like <i>takers</i>. When they act like givers, they contribute to others without seeking anything in return. They might offer assistance, share knowledge, or make valuable introductions. When they act like takers, they try to get other …

The Hidden Qualities And Tiny Tricks That Make Someone An Influential Leader

Some leaders seem only interested in themselves while others fall all over themselves apologizing. The best find a balance between the two.<p>Experts say you only have a few seconds to make a first impression. What exactly happens in those few seconds that determine whether someone likes or respects …

Self-help