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Five Android games we wish were available on Windows phones

It's no secret that the Windows Store has less apps and games as compared to the Google Play Store or Apple's App Store, with little support from …

9 Bad Habits That Get In The Way Of Our Happiness

Habits. They are so ingrained in us that we do them without realizing it. They are second nature, and we can live our whole lives with destructive and harmful habits, scratching our heads wondering why we aren't happy or successful. We don't even realize that are in a continuous loop of doing the …

3 Efficient Strategies to Be More Productive When You're Overwhelmed

Follow these actionable tips to break down tasks and start to get things accomplished.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>You're absolutely swamped--there are no ifs, ands, or buts about it. And, despite the fact that you …

5 Things To Do Today to Make Your Life Better

You and I have spent the better part of our lives pursuing success, but we can't change this eternal truth: <b>The best things in life are (nearly) free.</b> Good health, time with loved ones, relaxing with our pets, and the simple comfort of a cup of coffee at the kitchen table on a quiet Saturday …

10 Ways Startups Can Reduce Their Expenses in 2016

“When money realizes that it is in good hands, it wants to stay and multiply in those hands.” ― Idowu Koyenikan<p>Small businesses and startups have …

4 simple ways to make your workday more efficient

In pursuit of this, however, we sometimes focus too much on the "big picture" and not enough on the details of how we do things.<p>What if you were to tweak the way you approach some of the smaller tasks? Would you be surprised to learn you could substantially enhance your workflow?<p>Everyone operates …

Long-Term Goals Are Killing Your Productivity. Try This Simple Tweak Instead

Not only are long-term plans inaccurate, they're demotivating. Rarely do they instill the purpose needed to get out of bed.<p>If you're struggling to maintain motivation, you may be focusing too far into the future. Like the marathon runner at mile two who's only thinking about 26.2, your vision may …

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity when you're unemployed

Feelings of freedom and endless opportunities can be swiftly replaced with dread, hopelessness, and self-doubt.<p>Thankfully, keeping a schedule can help you find a job, a renewed purpose, and help alleviate the guilt of enjoying your free time.<p>This schedule may not be right for everyone, but here's a …

Your Secret Weapon: The Monthly Coaching Conversation

<i>Executive coach and guest velocity guru Beth Armknecht Miller offers her sage advice on using regular 1on1 meetings to increase engagement and</i> …

10 Must-Have Marketing Tools in 2016

Everyone is looking to see their business grow and marketing tools help businesses to be more effective. Here are the 10 must-have marketing tools …

Marketing

Morgan Stanley's top equity strategist recommends investors do the opposite of whatever they think they should do

This has improved sentiment on Wall Street compared to earlier this year when everything was selling off.<p>But in a note to clients Monday, Morgan Stanley's Adam Parker advises clients to not feel better about the markets.<p>Here's Parker (emphasis added):<p><b>Today's consensus seems to be that the market</b> …

Barclays Appoints New Team to Strengthen M&A Business

Veteran banker Carlo Calabria appointed chairman of mergers and acquisitions for Europe, Middle East and Africa<p>LONDON—Barclays PLC on Monday hired nine people including former Bank of America Merrill Lynch banker Carlo Calabria to strengthen its mergers and acquisitions business, a high-profile …

5 mind tricks to help you get into the work zone and back out again

When you’re at work and you have important things to do, you want to be able to focus entirely on the tasks at hand — so you can get them done …

5 Powerful Laws to Achieve Anything You Want Faster

The speed at which we learn can determine the quality of our lives. Imagine if you could achieve a goal you’ve always wanted in a matter of months …

Motivation

For some Nordic banks, boring may be better than bonuses | Reuters

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Just seven months ago, Sweden’s Handelsbanken (SHBa.ST) was worth almost $20 billion (£13.8 billion) less than Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE). This month, it eclipsed Germany’s flagship lender.<p>People walk past the Handelsbanken head office in Stockholm, Sweden, in this December 9, …