Articles about Productivity
5 tips to picking the perfect office chair
It is of utter importance to take into consideration these 5 points before buying an office chair.
Brooklyn Decker’s app simplified her morning routine and she wants it to happen for all women
Did you know that most women only wear 20% of their wardrobe?
A psychotherapist explains the 5 stages of changing your behavior
Wait, just thinking about changing is a stage of change? That's how you start to change — by thinking about it without doing anything? YES.
4 reasons fulfillment will make you a strong person
Mental toughness can create a strong person who lives their life with purpose and meaning. They are an active participant in where their life is going.
Why universal basic income costs far less than you think
The key to understanding the real cost of universal basic income is understanding the difference between the gross (or upfront) and net (or real) cost.
This morning routine will make you a millionaire
If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail. Here are ingredients to a morning routine that allows you to live every day in a peak and heightened state.
Study: Women balance supporting their partners with demanding work better than men
Being present and supportive to your partner after a terrible, hard day at work is not easy for anyone, but a new study suggests that women may be better at stopping work demands from hurting their relationships with their partners.
The story behind Aretha Franklin’s ‘Respect’ shows us how to make projects our own
Aretha Franklin, the great American singer who became a defining voice of the 20th century and the acclaimed Queen of Soul, died at her home in Detroit on Thursday from pancreatic cancer, her publicist said.
Survey: 50% of professionals have fought with a spouse over working on vacation
New data shows that 50% of professionals say they've fought with their "spouse about being too connected to work" while vacationing.
Your career hot streak can happen at anytime, study finds
When we watch colleagues get on a hot streak and produce hit after hit, we may watch from the sidelines wondering exactly how they did it.
Unmet goals: A meditation meltdown
We hear the hype all the time: “Ten minutes of meditation a day keeps the doctor away.”
There’s a reason your narcissistic coworkers might be getting promotions instead of you
Narcissistic people often believe that they can accomplish anything. Here's how to implement the good parts of narcissism.
Left-handed CEOs share their best career advice
Because of how they’ve adjusted to life in a world designed for righties, left-handed people they’ve learned different strategies for success.
How to create a zen meditation space and improve your career at the same time
I hoped using meditation would lower stress and help me find a bit of peace in life — but I never expected it to have the impact it did on my career.
7 things Albert Einstein taught me about creativity
We find clues to creativity in anyone from Pablo Picasso to a nameless, sweaty bricklayer. Or, in this case, a wild-eyed physicist who did poorly in school.
Hustle is for amateurs (do these 8 things instead)
Is hard work important? Absolutely. It’s irreplaceable. But hustle is hard work done stupidly. Go pro with the tips from this post.
Did you fail at something? Good – do something else
Instead of just telling people to stop complaining, Jocko Willink realizes that we need more than that to truly change our behavior.
This study supports you turning off Slack for a few hours per day
Is being in constant communication, through platforms like Slack, actually the best thing for us? According to a new study, maybe not.
Study: 20 jobs where the number of women has skyrocketed
Recent data compiled by the site 24/7 Wall St.
Survey: 34% of employers reprimanded or fired someone over online content
Recent data from CareerBuilder shows that 34% of companies saw something online that made them "reprimand or fire an employee."
Couldn’t take a vacation this year? Here are 5 ways to make the most of the rest of the summer
You don't have to give up on using vacation time during the warmer months just yet. Here are five ways to make the most of the remaining summer weeks.
What to do (and not do) when you’re unemployed
Unemployment can wreak havoc on your peace of mind and your finances. There are some steps you can take to try to limit that negative impact.
Hate breakfast? Here’s how to make the day’s first meal suck less
We’re here to help you. Here are the best tips to make breakfast better – even if you really hate to eat in the morning.
3 questions to help eradicate conflict in the workplace
When I see conflict, it often relates to turf. People retreat to protect their territory. After all, change means giving up something — right? Not always.
Rock the body. Body language, that is!
There may be one tool in your career-building kit that you’re not using to its full potential, and that’s body language.