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5 ways to create a private oasis in public spaces
In the age of co-working spaces, how can you hold onto a semblance of privacy when you’re surrounded by noise and distractions?
4 things that will make you more motivated, happy, and creative at work
Nothing is more motivating than progress in meaningful work and nothing more taxing than setbacks. Here's how to do it better.
Here are the ‘top motivations’ for people in these 4 career stages
Employees fall into four distinct career stages — "Newbie," "Sophomore," "Tenured," and Sage." This is what motivates each group the most.
12 New Year’s resolutions backed by science that could actually work
Intentions are easy; following through is hard. Here are 12 ideas for resolutions — backed by science — that might actually work.
Top 6 secrets to making emotionally intelligent friendships
How do you increase emotional intimacy and build emotionally intelligent friendships? It comes down to six steps. Let’s get to it.
5 ways to beat the winter blues in your office
Many people suffer from seasonal depression, especially where days become shorter and temperatures drop below freezing. Here's how to beat the winter blues.
5 ways to reinvent your professional life in 2018
Before kicking yourself into high gear again in 2018, it's worth taking the time to think about what you need to do to reinvent your professional life.
3 reasons why you should start your New Year’s resolutions now
2018 is almost here, but if you're looking to go into next year in better shape than before, now might be the time to start working ahead on resolutions.
6 toxic thoughts successful people quarantine
How you think about your feelings plays an all-important role in success. It can both spur you forward to achieve your goals and hold you back.
This is why meetings wreck productivity
In big companies, communicating that work is being done is often more important than actually doing any real work. Meetings kill productivity. Here's why.
Supercharge your day with these 4 productivity hacks
You are in control of your to-do list, not the other way around. Become super productive by following these four simple, yet powerful productivity hacks.
This brain hack will help you attract good luck
CEOs, professional athletes, professors, and more are using this method to reach a state of 'flow consciousness.' Here’s what it is and how to get there.
How to handle a holiday-party hangover at work
Hungover at work and want to put your best foot forward without face-planting? Let these pros teach you a trick or two about how to get better quickly.
This is how to be productive without being miserable: 8 proven secrets
You can be more productive without turning into a robot. Here are the 8 secrets to get you there.
The guide to tying up professional loose ends before the new year
As the end of the year nears, you might spend some time over the holidays thinking about what you want to do for your career in the next 12 months.
10 research-proven tricks that make you look smarter than you are
How smart people think you are is just as important as how smart you actually are. Here are some proven strategies that can help you appear to be smarter.
7 indispensable soft skills to develop for 2018
Much like you would continue your education, continuously improving your soft skills, like communication and body language, is essential to success, too.
5 ways to power through energy troughs at work
When you're not in the most cheerful or energized mood when you get to work, here's how to best shake off your morning haze and get productive.
This is how to worry productively
Here's the science of how to manage your inner worrywart and use it as a productive force for good. Just follow these tips.
Survey: Vast majority of employees say they never work up to their potential
The majority of us are walking around in our offices feeling overwhelmed and under-qualified for the work we've been hired to do, according to a new survey.
6 quirky gifts to inspire greatness in the new year
Small, seemingly insignificant paperweights, notebooks, and other kitschy holiday gifts can actually make a difference when you need a pick-me-up.
5 daily habits to increase your creativity and decrease your stress levels
With these 5 daily rituals, you can turn yourself into a more productive, less stressed worker.
Study: These are the best days, times, months, and seasons to be productive
Here's when productivity spikes and slows down, according to new research.
How people living in cold countries survive the depths of long winters
So go outside or head indoors, and change your preconceived attitudes about winter. Weather should not hold you back from becoming your best self.
This is the surprising thing people say they’d do in a world where they never had to sleep
Sixty-five percent of Americans think it would "be desirable or very desirable to never have to sleep." Here's what they'd do instead.