“Katherine, have a go at it?” I love this scene from the 2017 movie, Hidden Figures. Katherine, played by Taraji P. Henson, is put on the spot by her boss, played by Kevin Costner, in a room filled with
Time can't be recovered, made up for it, or reversed. There are 24 hours in a day and 168 in a week, and those numbers are not changing. What can change though is what you do with those hours and how manage
For many of us, time management feels like a magical key to success. We have a to-do list that grows faster than we can work. We invest in systems, books and planners, all in hopes of mastering our time.
The weekends are a time for relaxation and rejuvenation before another workweek starts. Taking time away from work helps with creativity, your mental health, and various other aspects of your well-being.
With the rare (or deadline-driven) exception, the time spent completing a task doesn't fit into polite half-hour chunks. My expectation used to be that I could just drop tasks into my calendar, with the
Information overload is everywhere, from non-stop news to rat-a-tat email inboxes. At the receiving end of this deluge of verbiage is the human brain—your brain— metaphorically endowed with a vacuum cleaner
Taking detailed notes isn’t just a way to cover your tracks. These experts explain how the former FBI director’s methods can also be used to advance your career. If you have ever worked for a manager is
The implication is: Energy is good, work is bad, and when you work a lot, your energy goes down. It's a belief we hold so tightly, it's become an invisible script. I was reminded of this recently when
Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most important, what makes them so successful and productive.
So what are busybodies of the 21st century to do? According to users in a recent Quora thread, there are a range of daily behaviors people can tweak — even just slightly — to free up lots of extra time
How can you dominate your day before breakfast? We’ve all heard of the grandiose benefits of waking up earlier and getting an uber-productive start to the day. But if you’re a night owl by nature, how
No matter how hard you try to keep your thoughts in order, ideas continue to bounce wildly around, beating at your limited attention. While working on a project, all of a sudden you start thinking about
Here’s how to break down your big-picture goals into steps you and your team can actually take this quarter. Dr. Challa wasn’t starving for opportunity, he was drowning in it. He was bright, confident,
I'm sure you've been on the receiving end of a few cringe-worthy emails that violate your email etiquette terms. Perhaps you've even uttered a few choice words about the sender, who has either complicated