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The Productivity Guide: My Best Productivity and Time-Management Strategies

What is Productivity?<p>Let's define productivity. Productivity is a measure of efficiency of a person completing a task. We often assume that …

Why Brilliant People Take Breaks, Often

Because almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes. Including you.<p>Charles Darwin took long walks around London. Kurt …

The Top 10 Habits of Highly Organized People

Spend a few minutes on any organized blog ( or watching any of the hundreds of organizing channels on Youtube) and it’s not hard to start FOMO-ing. …

Minimalism

Trump’s Crisis Nobody Is Talking About Is in Egypt

President-elect Trump and Egyptian strongman Abdel Fattah al-Sisi seem to have good rapport. But will that put food on the table of 20 million hungry …

What Genghis Khan Could Teach Trump

Revered by the likes of Chaucer and Jefferson, the Mongol leader is dismissed today as merely a ruthless barbarian. So why did he succeed in the …

A former Marine uses the '2-minute rule' to help mental toughness clients tackle stress at work

In this case, the game is the "2-minute rule." Here's how it works.<p>Say your boss announces that he expects you to submit a project by 5 p.m. today. You know there's no way you can do that — you've got other assignments on your plate and just gathering the necessary resources to start the project …

U.S. Marines

What causes mind blanks during exams?

<i>In our five-part series, Making Sense of Exams, we’ll discuss the purpose of exams, whether they can be done online, overcoming exam anxiety, and</i> …

The Brain

10 Habits to Improve Your Morning Energy & Productivity - OLBlog

“How can I become more productive?” is a question that will continue to always come up. Start your day with habits that enhance productivity and …

Morning Routines You Should Adopt Before You Turn 30

Our 20s are largely spent figuring things out—and this starts with kicking off our day on the right foot. From how to wake up <i>sans</i> hangover to how to …

10 most common DSLR mistakes amateurs make and how to avoid them

Digital single-lens reflex cameras – or DSLRs, as they are widely known – are capable of adapting to any shooting conditions to get a good image, and …

DSLR Cameras

Hillary Clinton's Worst Debate Answer Obscured a Valuable Leadership Lesson

Influencing opinion is more than just shouting louder.<p>At the second debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, Clinton was asked about a tape that showed her giving a different message to Wall Street leaders than she usually gives in her stump speeches. Her response was probably the weakest …

Leadership

How To Meditate: Meditation Made Simple For Beginners

Why meditate?<p>Meditation is a powerful tool that can reduce stress, help our physical health, ease chronic pain and support better sleep. Meditation has also been proven to improve mental and emotional wellbeing.<p>On a deeper level, meditation can help open us to the cosmic universe (or spiritual …

Meditation

The Good Girl’s Guide to Anger.

My Journey through Anger: From Repression to Healthy Integration.<p>I was a good girl. The kind of girl who played nice, kept the peace, always wore an …

Time I

Work-Life Balance: Is It Dying?

When I talk to my students about what they want in their careers, I hear them say one thing fairly regularly, that is, they want a job where there is …

The 18 apps you should use every day to be more productive

That's why we've assembled a list of apps that will make you more productive, and take away some of the stress from your life.<p>From fan favorites to cutting-edge newcomers, these apps help you sketch out an idea, take detailed notes, or stay in touch with your team.<p>Whatever your day consists of, …

Apps

6 Books to Change Your Life for the Better

Great books with a powerful message that will improve your business and your life.<p>Reading will set you free. Reading will challenge your intellect. Reading will inspire you, stimulate you and keep you growing. Reading can be the secret to your success, and the wise north star guiding you to …

Charisma

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10 Ways you can model the success of millionaire entrepreneurs

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p>It’s no secret that millionaires have different habits, qualities, and ways of thinking than the average person. Those …

These Instagrammers’ Bullet Journals are organizational masterpieces

I’ve struggled with staying organized for as long as I have been accountable to others. In college, I used a very specific Moleskine planner that combined calendar pages with note-taking space. In the working world, I switched to a digital calendar, but no combination of systems, apps, or programs …

Productivity

What's a Bullet Journal and Why You Need It in Your Life

10 Evening Habits Of Highly Successful People

We all know that early birds get more things done by making the most out of their mornings and setting the day right for successful completion of all …

7 apps that’ll kickstart your meditation practice—for good

Meditation is simple, right? In theory, at least, it requires nothing more than functioning lungs—but as anyone who’s tried it can attest, focusing …

Undivided Mind

Over the last half-century, Buddhist practices in the West have grown in popularity. Mindfulness has become associated with stress reduction, …

23 Best Productivity Hacks of the Year

Dominate with these helpful productivity tips.<p><b>1. Turn Off Alerts</b><p>It's terribly tough to get into your Zen zone when your phone is buzzing every few minutes. Depending on how chatty your phone is, you may get notifications for everything from emails to retweets. It's essential you shut these …

Productivity

8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 AM

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years. Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity …

Google Hires Former Hyundai U.S. Chief to Lead Driverless Cars

Google Inc. hired John Krafcik, an auto-industry executive, to head up its driverless car effort as the search-engine giant pushes for broader …

Driverless Cars

Daily Meditation: Let Go

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a passage from the Tao Te Ching. The reading reminds us to let go, stop …

Meditation

9 Ways to Think Like a Leader

Leaders think differently.<p>Many years ago, I had the opportunity to shadow the CEO of a major technology company for one day. That one day changed my life forever. Walking through the hallways of his company, hearing him interact on phone calls and watching him tackle projects and challenges was …

Happiness