Articles about Off Hours
Happy Tax Day! Personal finance tips for the financially clueless
How to set a budget, shop smarter and live better without really knowing what you're doing.
7 things I do outside work that double my productivity
Comparing yourself to someone else is as bad as smoking cigarettes. Everyone knows that. But I just couldn’t help myself. I compared others lifestyles to mine, and moped over why the ‘fame I deserved didn’t come to me.’ Turns out, I was looking at achievers all wrong.
Science tells us how long it takes an adult to make a new friend
How much quality time do you need before that stranger becomes your pal? Get ready to block off a good chunk of time if you want to earn the elusive title of best friend.
How to create some personal time during a busy work trip
A business trip does not have to be all about business to be successful. Finding a little "vacation time" within an assigned work trip is achievable if you learn how to balance the needs of your employer with your goal of personal downtime.
How mindfulness can transform your hellish commute into an oasis
How we commute to work sets the tone for the rest of our day, but for too many of us, it’s a lousy experience filled with rotten smells, honking cars, and miserable passengers.
3 hacks to make getting to work on time a little easier
Getting to work on time can be a never-ending struggle. Between rolling out of bed and hitting the road for yet another long commute, there are so many ways that time can slip through the cracks. Here's how to make getting to work on time in the morning a lot easier.
7 ways to make your commute more productive
For many people, the commute into work can seem like a huge waste of time and not to mention monotonous and mundane – yet there are so many ways you can make this time productive and start your day off right.
Survey: Many are doing side hustles during work hours
The days of working just one job are gone.
Study: 77% of adults are on the Internet every day! Here’s how to keep it from controlling your life
We spend a lot of time on the Internet, but it's possible to escape its grasp.
Olympians with side hustles
If you’ve been breathlessly watching the dispatches from the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, you’ve noticed a lot of athletes on top of their winter sports game.
Side hustle wisdom: What works and what to watch out for
Over the past few years, we’ve been hearing everyone from moonlighting CEOs to short order cooks refer to their bonus gigs as side hustles. So, what exactly are they?
Your paycheck may not matter to a date, but your debt does
When you first start dating someone, you're evaluating them for compatibility with your values, searching for clues for where their interests meet yours. Two new surveys have found that how much our dates earn is not a concern, but whether or not they are in debt definitely does.
Survey: Workers want to take more vacations but are bad at planning time off
As the year gets underway, many of us start to daydream at our desks about vacations we want to take. Although American workers had an average of 22.6 vacation days in 2016 —nearly a full day’s increase from the year prior — around 54% of workers left days unused.
A person was able to ‘shoplift’ from Amazon’s new convenience store
CNBC reporter Deirdre Bosa said she was able to leave the Amazon Go store without being charged for a cup of yogurt, a situation Amazon said is a "rare occasion" that "happens so rarely that we didn’t even bother building in a feature for customers to tell us it happened."
Six ways to build an impressive personal brand
Share your passions.
Survey: Women entrepreneurs believe they have achieved work-life balance
2037 is going to be an amazing year, women entrepreneurs predict.
1 in 5 Americans don’t want to look their boss in the eye when they quit
76% of millennials are checking email from bed. Come on, people.
The $700 million Powerball winner quit her job after she won, but you shouldn’t
Stop right there.
The ultimate pre-vacation checklist for an anxiety-free holiday
Your future self will thank you.
New study shows that people who are good at their jobs take more vacation time
You're not doing a good job unless you're taking time off.
Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious
It's so easy to improve the week ahead.
Aggressive shoeless feet on airplane traumatize fellow travelers
"The left foot reached over and opened a window."
Study: People really enjoy breaks from work
You can enjoy yourself while working.
7 ways to be a commuter other people don’t hate
Commuting: there's nothing like it.
Five scientific ways you can make your brain agile
Staying smart takes work.