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How to use Gmail's Google Tasks as your daily to-do list

Dedicated to-do apps abound, but one of the best may be right in your inbox. Google Tasks, integrated into Gmail, provides a simple way to create ordered task lists, complete with due dates, and even turn emails into action items. Here’s how to get started.Create a task PCWorldWith Google Tasks you …

Time Management

5 Common Productivity Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

We all have 24 hours in day. While a lot of us complain about that simply not being enough time, there are a few people who seem to magically achieve …

Productivity

We Dissected The ‘Best Tips’ For Running On Vacation

Not everyone has the luxury or desire to run during what should be downtime. We’ve listed our best tips for running on vacation and then weighed the …

Marathons

For Your To-Do List: Perfume, At Somerset House

If you had asked a group of people which perfumes they were wearing 10 years ago, the answers would have mainly centred around pillar scents from …

Beauty

5 things that are killing your productivity

Do you have days when you feel like you’ve been working non-stop, but can’t recall what you actually accomplished?<p>In today’s work culture, we usually blame email, social media, and meetings for our depleted effectiveness. And to be sure, you’re not going to get a lot done if you are obsessively …

Happiness

Want To Be More Productive? Make These Six Decisions

<b>To be more productive, we have to be more intentional.</b><p>The more we take ownership of our decisions, the more we get out of them.<p>With that in mind, …

Time Management

Microsoft is phasing out a beloved app and replacing it with something that still needs work

The light is fading for Wunderlist.<p>The popular to-do list app was bought by Microsoft in June 2015, sparking concerns that it would inevitably be "sunsetted" by its new corporate parent the way several promising apps have been before it.<p>In April, Microsoft started the process of making those …

Microsoft

12 Tools and Apps That Make Working From Home Easier

With around 34 percent of the US workforce now freelancing, more and more of us are ditching the traditional office environment for anywhere we can …

Wi-Fi

7 Delivery Services to Help New Moms Save Time

As if you weren’t already busy, add on a new baby and you can go ahead and multiply your to-do list by infinity. Okay, so it’s not <i>that</i> bad, but a little extra help here and there can be lifesaving for a new mama. That’s where delivery services come in. Once you have a newborn, they mean SO much …

Babies

Midafternoon Habits That Will Get You Through the Day

It can be hard to avoid the "midafternoon slump." We all know it too well: the caffeine from your morning coffee has worn off, and you feel like …

Productivity

5 Apps That Offer Affordable and Speedy Furniture Assembly

No tool kit? No problem<p>Buying furniture is one thing. Trying to put it together yourself? That’s a nightmare if you’re faced with complicated …

Lifestyle

Facebook

Amazon has already stepped up its game when it comes to selling a wider variety of beauty products, but the company is looking to expand even more. …

Amazon

How to buy your first home in a hot housing market

Multi-generational homes have long been a norm here in Hawaii, but with housing costs rising, moving out of mom and dad’s house is turning into more …

Real Estate

Astros GM says it would be 'foolish' not to explore trades within the division

With the Houston Astros in town to take on the Oakland Athletics, the club's general manager Jeff Luhnow joined “Mornings W/ Joe, Lo & Dibs” on 95.7 …

Houston Astros

Three Myths About Retiring Abroad

By Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher, InternationalLiving.com<p>This article comes to us courtesy of InternationalLiving.com, the world’s leading authority on how to live, work, invest, travel, and retire better overseas.<p>We've been living and working abroad for 16 years now, and we've met a lot of people …

Retirement

How To Meditate: Easy Steps To Incorporate Meditation In Your Life

Meditation may be seen as an added task on your to-do list but you’ll be surprised how meditation can significantly improve your life. Learn to …

8 ways to stay focused on your small business this summer - Microsoft US Small and Midsize Business Blog

Does your home-based business run smoothly for most of the year but gets derailed in the summer?<p>Maybe the longer days make you want to spend more …

Productivity

5 Lesser-Known Productivity Tips That Can Change Your Life Forever

Okay, okay. I get it – you want to get more done in less time.<p>So do I.<p>I’ve been blogging full-time for the last five years and I spend 10 hrs/day on …

Productivity

Why Are People So Obsessed With Bullet Journaling?

"Overall, my bullet journal practice provides me with clarity, gratitude, patience, strength, and direction."<p><i>WTF Is It, And Should You Try It?</i> <i>is an</i> …

Productivity

This website takes JPG photos and shows how they were edited in Lightroom

If it happens to you to see a photo and wish you could recreate the look, you will find this website really handy. Piotr Chmolowski has launched …

Lightroom

Your Go-To Extensive Wedding Planning Checklist

With so many steps involved in planning a wedding, where do you even begin? You’ve got a million things on your mind and your to-do list for the big …

Weddings

6 Things to Consider Before Sharing Baby's First Photo

You've waited nine months to welcome your baby to the world. Can you really not wait another few minutes to announce your new bundle of joy to …

Babies

A To-do List for Startup Growth

Since I joined this game, I worked directly on business growth — not the growth on a product point of view, but grow the GMV month over month. …

Startups

Momtreprenuer 101: Free Apps for Bloggers

Getting started as a blogger can be a hard and expensive process. Building a website from the ground up, paying designers to create a logo or …

Digital Marketing

11 overrated beach towns — and where to go instead

When summer rolls into town, everyone else wants to roll out.<p>The best place for this is usually the beach. Thanks to the refreshing water and nice ocean breeze, it's one of the easiest ways to stay cool throughout the year's hottest months. But not all beach towns were created equal.<p>Many beach …

Beaches

When Self-Care Leads To Stress, Pivot Your Mindset To This

Get organic veggies, make overnight oats, get on the yoga mat, journal, meditate, lift some weights, connect with my partner erotically. Oh, and I …

Happiness

15 Ways Eventprofs Can Be More Productive On Their Commute

<b>Use your travelling time to your advantage and adopt some of the activities of the most successful eventprofs. Here are 15 ways you can be super</b> …

Productivity

Why "Inbox Zero" Is a Stupid Time Management Approach

Obsessing about your Inbox is a perfect example of letting the trivial rule your day.<p>There are two basic approaches to time management. One works; the other doesn't.<p>The approach that works is: "Do the important stuff first."<p>The approach that doesn't work is: "Do everything on your to-do list."<p>"Do …

Time Management

Here's the one thing everyone learning to code should do, no matter what

When learning a new programming language (maybe even your first!), you’re going to have feelings of dread and despair. At some point, you won’t understand what’s going on with anything, and everything will make you want to flip your desk over and quit.<p>You can make it easier on yourself by doing one …

The 9 Things That Should Be On Everyone's Annual Financial To Do List

Managing your personal finances can feel like another full-time job, and for some, assisting people in those managing their personal finances is …

Personal Finance