Michelle Johnson

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Survey: ‘Entitlement’ is the top complaint about intern performance

If you’re a college student or recent grad, you’re probably interning somewhere if you don’t have a full-time job this summer. That’s why it’s …

Employment

40 Things to Stop Believing About Yourself After 40

You aren’t still wearing the same clothes or driving the same car as you were two decades ago, so why are you still punishing yourself with the same …

Self-help

Chaos At Work? You Can Learn To Manage It

We seem to be surrounded by rah rah on the virtues of “smart” work and how to manage that finite resource called time. Yet there’s dangerous irony involved. While technology is supposed to make our lives simpler, billions of hours are wasted every day by people staring at their “smart” phones.<p>But …

Time Management

43 Recipes That'll Help You Stay Hydrated This Summer

Staying hydrated is always a challenge, but it gets harder in the summer as the weather gets warmer and we spend more time sweating in the sun. …

Healthy Eating

The Secret to Finding Lasting Career Satisfaction

Career coach Michael Melcher shares his insights for carving out long-term success and fulfillment.<p>The career path for Stanford Graduate School of …

Stanford University

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

10 Top Antioxidant Foods to Improve Your Health

Antioxidants are compounds critical to the production of energy and to maintain health and youth. Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum, the creator of the free app …

Nutrition

Writing is easy

Is it, though?Writing is not easy. It takes commitment, desire, hard work, and a lot of hours spent attempting to focus on adding words to the blank …

Productivity

Time Management Superpower: Reclaiming Your Found Time

Monoar / PixabayLeaders are constantly looking for tips and tricks to help them make better use of their time—but what if I told you I knew about a …

Time Management

Another reason to prioritize work-life balance? Overtime can literally kill you

During the week, if you basically live at the office and don’t even have time to catch up on a single episode of the latest season of <i>Queer Eye</i>, then …

Work-life Balance

Do you make these thinking errors?

Have you ever made a decision that seemed illogical looking back? We’re all highly illogical beings even though we think the opposite!<p>Every person …

Critical Thinking

People Swear by the Blood Type Diet, But Does It Really Work?

Though it may sound like a weight-loss regimen for vampires, the Blood Type Diet is a very real and increasingly popular meal plan for those seeking …

Weight Loss

10 inspirational quotes to make you more productive

By and large, motivational quotes have a bad name. We associate them with cheesy poster designs or mood boards featuring sunsets, lions and rainbows, …

Graphic Design

Uncommon, 16 Simple and Practical Frugal Living Tips and Ideas

Frugality does not have to be boring or restrictive … if you use your imagination. Be creative and find ways to have fun — loads of it — without …

Frugal Living

How to Focus on What’s Important, Not Just What’s Urgent

Do you get to the end of the day and feel that you’ve met your most pressing deadlines but haven’t accomplished anything that’s fundamentally important? You’re hardly alone. In a series of studies recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research, people typically chose to complete tasks that …

Time Management

How to Lose 30 Pounds in 9 Weeks With No Diet Pills

If you want to lose a significant amount of weight, you need a specialized plan of attack. Weight loss requires creating a calorie deficit, or …

Fitness

Here’s exactly how to make ginger oil, the magical pain-relieving elixir

When it comes to relieving joint pain, one of the best solutions for combating those annoying aches might already be in your kitchen. …

Recipes

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

6 Smart Things Super Productive People Do to Get More Things Done Every Day

These science-backed techniques will drastically improve your ability to get more done.<p>Ever wish you had more than 24 hours in a day to get more things done? I'm with you. In the struggle to be more productive amid so many distractions, we need tools and techniques that work to our advantage …

Time Management

'The Burner List': A simple to-do list to help you tackle major life goals

Design a to-do list that forces you to prioritize one project at a time.<p>Bestselling author Jake Knapp keeps his to-do list focused on one priority at a time. It’s a to-do list, he says, that defies all the rules.<p>“The rules are you should capture everything — you should keep track of everything,” …

Productivity

Can't concentrate? Here's five ways of acquiring superhuman focus – tried, tested, and reviewed

The fact that you’re even reading this suggests you have a problem with – right, so at this point I was going to artfully pretend to get distracted, but I actually did get distracted and for a good couple of minutes was reading about football transfer rumours, not even Premier League rumours, pity …

5 Foods You Should Never Eat Before Bed If You Want to Lose Weight

Pour one out for cheese<p>Post-dinner snacks and late-night Netflix binges can be an irresistible pair, but there’s one important thing to keep in mind before you whip out the chocolate: The kind of food you choose to snack on can make it tougher for you to reach your weight loss goals.<p>In fact, …

This Woman’s Cleaning Plan Has Become an Internet Sensation

Do you follow the FlyLady? If not, here's a little backstory: the FlyLady is a site dedicated to organizing and cleaning your home, started by Marla …

9 high-impact books that will make you smarter every day

Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. The pursuit of knowledge is easier than it has ever been before.<p>Cultivating the mind is essential for your personal growth. Digging deeper will separate you from the …

7 Home Habits Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

Good news: If you're looking for a little more contentment in your day-to-day, you've got science on your side. There have been tons of studies that …

5 Must

A caterpillar doesn’t morph into a butterfly by random chance, nor does a personal transformation randomly occur. Instead, both scenarios happen …

10 Signs You're Burning Out (and How to Stop It)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout if you aren't careful. Travis Bradberry shows you how to spot burnout and stop it before it gets out of hand.<p>Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The …

University of Chicago

6 Ways Consistently Productive People Get Things Done

Using themes and grouping tasks will help train your brain to be productive<p>You are frustrated because you didn't get enough done.<p>You are not alone. The lack of time (and lack of time management) is an epidemic and a virus eating away at your productivity.<p>Sure, there are thousands of ways to manage …

Time Management

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

Some of the most important skills in life are not taught in school. Here are 9 you won't want to miss out on.<p>The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your …

Emotional Intelligence

Five Self Help Books That Changed My Life

I've never been much for self-help books.<p>As a general rule, I don't read a lot of non-fiction. And for a long time I think I was a bit of a snob where self-help books were concerned, thinking they were somehow low brow.<p>I was wrong. In the past few months, I've had occasion to read a couple of …