Chris Smith

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17 Small Habits To Make You More Productive

<i>“The goal of a mini-habit is to be consistent. In fact, consistency is much more important than what you accomplish with this daily habit.”</i><p><b>The</b> …

Productivity

3 Cognitive Biases That Alter Your Thinking

“<i>Change your thoughts and you change your world.</i>”<br>~Norman Vincent Peale<p>There are far too many layers of cognition (thinking, knowing, remembering) to …

Seven Things Productive People Do That You Need to Start Doing

Productive people get things done by harnessing time to work for them. Envisioning tasks as steps to accomplishment, they focus on each step while …

Time Management

14 Things Productive People Do In The First 15 Minutes Of The Workday

1.1K<p>SHARES<p>Some great tips here bought to you by LifeHack.org.<p>The first 15 minutes of your workday sets the tone for the rest of your workday. If you …

Want To Become Super Productive? Stop Doing These 5 Stupid Activities

You are exhausted.<p>Another late work night is about to end…<p>NOT because it´s late…<p>NOT because you have completed all your important tasks…<p>but because …

Time Management

Meetings that don’t suck

Break free from the tyranny of the conference room<p><i>By Ken Norton, Product Partner, Google Ventures<br>Originally published at</i> <i>www.kennorton.com</i><i>.</i><p>For most of …

These 2 Things Are Anchoring You to Mediocrity

You keep coming up with excuses.<p>Yeah, you know they're excuses, but you can't stop yourself.<p>Because if you don't try, you can't fail, right?<p>And perhaps unsurprisingly to you, you know that these excuses are anchoring you to mediocrity. But don't worry, it's not just you.<p>I struggle with them too, …

Motivation

5 Bad Office Habits That Could Be Undermining Your Career

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Let’s face it: Office dynamics can be tricky.<p>You may <i>think</i> you’re doing all the right things—when it turns out you’re actually frustrating colleagues, alienating work allies and maybe even disrespecting your boss.<p>The possible culprit?<p>You’re engaging in …

Self-help

Zen Things

A Powerful Guide for People-Pleasers (and a Giveaway!)

<i>Update: The winners for this giveaway are Galit Erez and Granny Nate.</i><p>I’ve often wondered if I suppressed my tears when I was born, in fear of …

Mindfulness