Jia Adele

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10 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

Feed your brain at the gym, in the car, or whenever you have a few minutes to spare.<p>Hate your commute? Struggle to motivate yourself to hit the treadmill? Perhaps both these problems (and many more) have the same solution. Why not turn these odds and ends of unpleasant time into opportunities to …

Self-improvement

9 Skincare Products With Over 50K Loves on Sephora

Earlier this year, we clued you in on a helpful icon located on the product pages of Sephora's website—the "loves". It's a small, red heart located …

Lost? 3 Ways To Find Yourself

A wise teacher once told me that the only guarantee in life is that everything will change, and the only permanent relationship you will ever have is with your mind, breath, and body.<p>I was sitting in a large open aired wooden pagoda in the jungles of Sri Lanka, the year after the tsunami. A college …

Want to Work Smarter, Not Harder? 10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Productive

Of course you do. So here's how.<p>I absolutely believe in the power of hard work. Like Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>That's basically my mantra: I may not be as talented, or educated, or …

Productivity

6 Amazing Automations in Microsoft Office To Boost Productivity

Create a brochure by typing a phrase, have a bot slap your wrist for passive voice. The A.I. is here.<p>Surprise! Microsoft is becoming a much more A.I. driven company. They have announced plans to improve their products and help you become more productive with automations and machine intelligence …

automations

How Microsoft Uses a Growth Mindset to Develop Leaders

Research shows that managers see far more leadership potential in their employees when their companies adopt a growth mindset — the belief that talent should be developed in everyone, not viewed as a fixed, innate gift that some have and others don’t. But what are those organizations doing to …

This Meditation Exercise Builds Mental Muscle and Cures Procrastination

Imagine always having the strongest mind in the room.<p>That would mean being smart, sure.<p>But more importantly, you’d be grounded and unflappable. No …

How To Outsmart The Procrastination Trap

Ok, let's be honest. Right now, as you read this, you're procrastinating something, aren't you? Maybe the laundry is piling up, or the beds aren't made, or there's a big project looming over you at work.<p>Or, like millions of Americans, you're going to start that great new diet ... tomorrow.<p>It turns …

7 Science-Backed Productivity Formulas To Apply to Your Life Today

What’s the secret behind the most productive people in the world? Productivity Formulas.<p>Every one of us makes hundreds, if not thousands of small to …

Time Management

The Minimalist’s Guide To Productivity

I’ve been on a journey to adopt a minimalist lifestyle for years. I’ve taken on a minimalist wardrobe, thrown out all the junk in my house, even …

10 Beauty Products You've Never Heard Of — & Pros Swear By

Maybe you have a stockpile of Naked palettes, a color-coding system for your favorite Nyx lipsticks, and a permanent alarm on your phone for anytime …

3 Great Ways to Force Yourself to Be More Grateful (and a Lot Happier)

Most of us have amazing family members, friends, and other loved ones who love us back. Learn to appreciate what a gift that is. Most of us have good …

4 Things Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Time management is a huge challenge for entrepreneurs. Here are four tips to help you juggle it all.<p>Time management is a huge challenge for entrepreneurs. You have many plates spinning at once, and prioritizing and handling it all can be daunting to say the least. These four tips can help you …

Time Management

Top 5 Habits to Increase Your Productivity By 30% Every Week

Information overload is a creature that has been growing on the Internet’s back since its beginnings. The bigger the Internet gets, the more …

The Simple To-Do List System One of the World's Richest Men Swore By

This old-fashioned system to plowing through your to-do list is still relevant in today's multitasking, distracted world.<p>Some people swear by to-do apps. Others believe they hinder productivity. And still others spend 20 years perfecting the ideal to-do list format, as the creator of the Bullet …

Time Management

Multifactor authentication extended to all Office 365 users

Microsoft has extended multifactor authentication to all subscribers of its Office 365 suite and plans further expansion of the security feature to other Office desktop applications later this year.<p>Also known as two-factor authentication, the log-in verification feature is aimed at reducing users' …

Authentication

A OneNote scanner for your pocket - Microsoft 365 Blog

Today we announced three major OneNote developments, including Office Lens, a neat new app in the Windows Phone Store. The same functionality is …

Microsoft Office 365's New 'Clutter' Tool Streamlines Your Inbox

Microsoft unveiled a series of new features for Office 365's Outlook users, including an Android web app, and tools for decluttering your inbox and …

Microsoft 365 Blog

<i>Mark Kashman (@mkashman) is a senior product manager in the Office 365 group.</i><p>Over the years, SharePoint has been used not just for collaboration …

Office 2016 starts rolling out on September 22

Microsoft's next major Office update is now only a few weeks away: the software giant just announced that it will start rolling out Office 2016 starting on September 22. While it's not nearly as exciting as new hardware, it's still a significant release for Microsoft. It'll be the first version of …

Windows 10

How To Make Foundation Look Like Skin

Luminous, dewy, bronzy, matte, semi-matte — as much as we love those adjectives, we really just want our foundation to make our skin look like, well,</i> …

2 small changes to how I check email have made me more productive than ever

I'd keep open a tab for my personal email, a tab for my work email, and tabs for everything I was working on. This system let me casually glance at the upper left corner of my screen whenever a (1) happened to pop up, at which point I'd drop what I was doing to field the new message.<p>My system (or …

Great Motivational Quotes To Read Before Going To Sleep

An alarming amount of our population suffers from insomnia or reports having low quality sleep. Sometimes after having a busy day I used to get in bed and have a hard time falling asleep because too many thoughts were rushing through my mind. After I picked up my meditation practice, and started …

GitLab Issue Board: A Project Management Tool Built from Experience

Process management is a topic that gets a lot of buzz with big data. Older development styles like Waterfall, Scrum, and Agile are not suited to the …

9 productivity tools I use to add more hours to my day

Since I’m a married woman who works from office as well as home, it can be hard to be productive, especially when I’m balancing my work, my studies, …

9 Habits Of Highly Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence first appeared to the masses, it threw a massive wrench into what many people had always assumed was the sole source of success--IQ.<p>How much of an impact does emotional intelligence (EQ) have on your personal and professional success? The short answer is: a lot! It's a …

The 20-Minute Cardio Workout That Is All About Those Abs

This circuit features four double-duty moves—they raise your heart rate and they help strengthen your abs. Check and check. "This is a difficult …

Workouts

Capricorn Daily Horoscope by The AstroTwins

6 Must-Read Books Recommended by Top Leaders

To do what those who have come before you have done, read what they read.<p>Reading is the process wherein someone else's experiences, lessons learned, and ideas transfer themselves into your mind.<p>The benefits of reading--even just six minutes of it--have been statistically proven repeatedly over the …

Self-improvement

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>Nick Cowper joined coffee roasters, Hummingbird as a 16-yearold the day after his parents’ purchased the …