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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.

Office Life

8 surprising things ultra productive people do every day

You don’t need to work longer or push yourself harder — you just need to work smarter. Ultra-productive people know this. They squeeze every drop out of every hour without expending any extra effort.


What things should I stop doing at work immediately in order to succeed?

We all have the same 1,440 minutes in our day.

How To

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.


Here are 22 of the best day-to-day, time-saving tips to use now

We try to squeeze as many hours in one work day, to be "productive", but in the end everything depends less on time and more on this.


Ways to keep your next meeting from going off the rails

Meetings: You have to live with them in corporate America, which means you can't live without them.


Time and energy: Finding your personal ROI, and how to benefit from it

Without ROI, we have no clue on whether our efforts are even worth our time — or if our energy could be better utilized elsewhere.


March Madness costs the average employee 6 hours of productivity

New findings show that the average employee spends six hours (25.5 minutes per day) on "sports-related activities" over the course of the NCAA basketball tournament.


Research: Idle time at work is costing U.S. businesses up to $100 billion a year

When managers and employees decide to keep themselves busy for the sake of appearance, it's not just wasting a company's time, it's wasting their money too. A new study from Harvard Business School has calculated that idle time can cost employers an estimated $100 billion in wages per year.


The morning routine experts recommend for peak productivity

By starting the day right, you can definitely accomplish what matters.


Here’s how to protect your time when you keep getting interrupted at work

Once you put out a fire at work, there always seems to be another one looming around the corner, threatening to steal your time away — yet again.


This is the best time to do anything: 4 powerful secrets from research

Dan Pink's new book "When" provides scientifically-based insights on the best and worst use of our time, for maximum productivity.