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Remote Work

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?

Productivity

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.

Management

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.

New Year

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.

Advice

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.

Health

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.

New Year

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.

New Year

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.

Productivity

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.

Meetings

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.

Productivity

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.

Productivity

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.

Office Life

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.

Productivity

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.

New Year

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.

Productivity

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.

Advice

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.

Advice

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.

Advice

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.

News

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.

Office Life

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.

Advice

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.

Science of Work

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.

Health

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.

Sleep

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.