Time Management

Boards vs. Messaging: Which Time Management App Is Right For You?

Every busy executive struggles to get the most out of their daily allotment of 24 hours.<p>So, what sets the high performers apart from the rest of the …

Productivity

Video Production Steps: How to Plan & Market Videos

Joshua_Willson / Pixabay<p><b>The Importance of Having a Production Schedule</b><p>Failure to plan is planning to fail, right? You know you’re never going to …

Chroma Keying

How Web Tools and Apps Increase Productivity at Work

<b>You don’t need to invest in expensive ERP tools to run your business successfully. Fortunately, with the rise of technology, there is an app for</b> …

Apps

'Keep Detailed Records Of Every Minute' And Other Micromanager Horror Stories

After we posted this story about the costs and implications of micromanagement, we received over 1,000 responses on Facebook, some of them sharing references to the 1990s cult classic movie Office Space and many of them relating their own stories of dealing with intense scrutiny from supervisors.<p>So …

Productivity

The 1-Hour Weekend Activity That Will Totally Change Your Week

The weekends are needed for recharging, but doing this one activity for one hour is what sets the high performers apart from everyone else.<p>The weekends are a time for relaxation and rejuvenation before another workweek starts. Taking time away from work helps with creativity, your mental health, …

Happiness

6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productive

As an entrepreneur, practice saying to yourself, "I will not do the work of my smart, very talented and motivated team."<p>As entrepreneurs and business owners, we have tasks on our list that we'd rather not do. So, we keep moving the goal post farther down the field and do almost anything we can to …

Productivity

How to Be Productive at Work

The sun is beaming, your Insta feed is filled with beach shots, and—cue the violins—you’re stuck at work. Productivity experts share their top tricks …

Productivity

5 Ways To Help Manage Your Energy

In today’s digital era our pace is rushed and relentless. We’re wired up and connected at all times, and in the same moment, we’re melting down and …

Happiness

Why Panic Is the Ultimate Productivity Boost

When you’re trying to get things done, less time can be your best ally.<p>In November 1955, a strange article appeared in the <i>Economist</i> by an unknown …

Productivity

Unplug, Zone Out, and Slack Off To Maximize Your Productivity

It turns out that taking your breaks as seriously as you do your work increases your productivity.<p>What do workouts and work have in common? Just as resting between sets maximizes your workout, it turns out that taking breaks between your work sets, helps you maximize your productivity. And, …

Productivity

My most productive workdays happen when I ask myself 2 seemingly obvious questions

Productivity is an imperfect science.<p>At least it is for me.<p>Some days, I leave the office on a high, ticking off task after task I've accomplished during the day on my fingers like someone you'd never want to stand next to in an elevator.<p>Other days, nine or so hours at work blur into a single …

Productivity

Are You Overwhelmed? Take Advantage of these Simple 'Neurohacking' Techniques

It's easy for leaders to end up mentally taxed and emotionally spent. That's why we need to manage our brains. Here's how.<p>The entrepreneur's brain at times can resemble the grand finale of a million-dollar fireworks show. Music's blaring and things are blowing up all over the place. And while it's …

Work-life Balance

Importance of Time Management in Your Dissertation Writing

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Productivity

Ask LH: How Can I Stop Video Games From Ruining My Eyes?

Hey Lifehacker, I have been an avid gamer for many years and unfortunately my eyes have deteriorated because of this. I was wondering if you had any …

Pomodoro Technique

5 Things I Learned About Productivity Thanks to My Pregnancy

Number one: You can do more than you thought was possible.<p>There are so many great productivity tips out there. You can use your smartphone to help you manage your life and you can say "no" to more things. You can make changes in your workspace. But when you get pregnant, so much of that goes out of …

Pregnancy

Aspire to Inspire 202: Bodalia

<b>(Original Photo By: Venture Photography)</b><p>Whether you are a world famous DJ, a college student, the CEO of a Fortune 500 company or their personal …

Electronic Music

These Five Tricks Will Help You Finally Complete Your To-Do List

If your long list of projects and tasks is leaving you overwhelmed, these methods will help you finally get things done.<p>Ah, to-do lists. The bane of our existence, the source of our stress and occasionally the symbol of our triumph. OK, I’m being a little dramatic–but those of us who’ve abided by …

Productivity

The Top 5 Time Management Tips (so You Can Do More in Less Time)

<i>Style MBA is a lifestyle blog on the business of fashion, beauty, décor, and travel, created by Sara Azani. An MBA graduate with a background in</i> …

Happiness

The best time-management secrets from Ryan Seacrest, who gets up at 7 AM and juggles jobs on opposite coasts

We caught up with Ryan Seacrest at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity to talk about his morning routine and how he manages his hectic schedule. As host of "American Idol," co-host of "Live With Kelly" and host of "On Air with Ryan Seacrest," as well as head of many other projects, …

Ryan Seacrest

21 Awesome Time-Saving Tips for Content Marketers

Want to increase your productivity and reduce your stress levels?<p>A few simple changes in your work habits can make a huge difference!<p>If you’re a …

Productivity

3 Things to Fix to Eliminate Customer Back Orders

Your sales backlog is a good thing. Your sales back orders are a bad thing. If you’re not convinced of those facts, here’s an explanation.<p>If you have …

Personal Finance

Here’s How to Get out of Meetings with Grace

I once worked remotely for a company that had a regular content editor meeting every Friday. That meeting was the bane of my working existence. We’d …

Management

Warren Buffett’s “2 List” Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and Master Your Priorities

This column is authored by James Clear, Author & Researcher<p>With well over 50 billion dollars to his name, Warren Buffett is consistently ranked among …

Happiness

Eliminate Workweek Stress By Doing These 13 Things Immediately

Small steps that will make huge changes in less than a day.<p>Stress is an inevitable part of life (especially do-it-all, go-for-the-goal entrepreneurs), but let's be honest: Life doesn't always have to be as chaotic as it seems. There are things that many of us do to amplify those toxic, overwhelming …

Happiness

How to Become a Better, Faster, and More Efficient Writer in 7 Steps

I hate to say it, but I’m going to anyway.<p><i>Speed and quality rarely have anything to do with each other.</i><p>Great content, both in scope and quality, …

Writing

Need To Get Stuff Done? These Are The Best To-Do List Apps

Summer is great for many things: pool 'grams, outdoor movies, a daily serving of ice cream, and the list goes on. But sadly, productivity is not high up on that list. Warm, sunny days practically make lazing around on the beach or in a hammock a prelude to work, errands, or chores. And we all know …

Pomodoro Technique

5 skills the most effective managers have

Being a good manager isn't just about knowing the ins and outs of a specific business, or being in the same industry for a certain number of years. There are some innate skills that separate good managers from those who are simply mediocre.<p>If you're vying for a manager position, or looking to do …

Leadership

Employers, Your Employees’ Lack Of Productivity Might Be All On You

Workers aren’t always to blame for distractions.<p>Think back to the last time you encountered a difficult challenge at work–one of those problems that requires hard, long thought and perhaps some focused drudgery to break through. What did you do?<br>If you work in the knowledge economy, chances are you …

Productivity

7 Productivity Apps That Shave 10 Hours Off Your Work Week

Tools don’t matter. But if you use the right tools, your life can be a lot easier and better.<p>My general opinion about apps, tools, and resources is …

Productivity

This Digital Marketer Uses Remote Work To Avoid Wasting Time With Random Meetings

Whether you’re a proponent of full-fledged lifestyle design, popularized by the likes of Tim Ferriss, you can at the very least be in support of streamlining your life.<p>Digital marketer Peter Schroeder is a big fan of productivity hacks, and he leverages them to make his life a little easier. He …

Marketing