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4 things this famous little girl can teach adults about a strong work ethic
Never never never give up, even if you're three years old.
How to find the silence you need to focus at work
The missing ingredient for focus is also one of the easiest to obtain.
Take a page out of Steve Jobs’ book and switch to walking meetings
You'll understand each other better if you don't have to look at each other.
Stop taking notes on your laptop. It’s making you forgetful.
The pen is mightier than the keyboard, in meetings at least.
How to have high energy all day
A better workday is possible.
The 10 best products for new working parents
The best products for getting some sleep, saving time, or going hands-free.
This is how to survive in a toxic workplace: 3 secrets from research
Do you deal with some awful people at work? Do they annoy you beyond belief at times Actually, it’s a lot worse than that — whether you realize it or not.
To succeed, stop worrying about having too little of everything
Remember that you have everything you need.
It takes at least 6 hours for a digital detox to work
To do a real digital detox, think about why you're using your devices so much.
How to become resilient to the dreaded ‘no’
Sometimes rejection can be your launchpad to better things.
If you get less than 8 hours of sleep, your day will be terrible
8 hours of sleep is non-negotiable. Even people who get 7 hours, or 6 hours, don't think as well the next day.
A bad boss may be the kick in the rear you need to change your life
We are more resilient than we know.
Daydreaming may be the missing ingredient in your success
Daydreamers have a quality that is the single best predictor of future prosperity.
We are all terrible at managing our own time, scientists prove
People who manage their own time underestimate how much work they have to do.
Rock-balancing guru teaches you how to trust yourself again
If you don't have rocks handy, find some.
Millennials say 35 years old is their deadline for settling down with a family and job
Young Americans are willing to try out a number of cities before they find the perfect one.
5 tips for creating the perfect work playlist
The perfect playlist is an art.
To appear confident, stop ‘power posing’ and just be authentic
While power-posing can fake confidence enough to get into a room, no amount of body language can replace the good judgment that makes a leader.
You’re overworking yourself right now, and here’s how to stop it
Our bodies send us messages that our minds often ignore.
4 ways JK Rowling’s advice can inspire you at work
The author of Harry Potter know a lot about motivation. Here's why you should never give up.
The stale air in your office building is affecting your performance
Your office space may determine whether you get your work done.
Bad bosses usually think they’re awesome
The more highly paid a leader, the better the chances he thinks he's always right.
How to get some respect and stop being a pushover at work
Whether you're a pleaser, a martyr or a workaholic, saying "no" is truly the path to sanity.
Why achieving true work-life balance is impossible
Here are all the reasons why it's hard to have true work-life balance
A great coach explains why you’re not getting recruited for the best jobs
In the world of college basketball, Geno Auriemma is a legend.
This video explains why you’re bored at work
There's a reason you're bored, and you can do something about it.
Italy wants to offer women ‘menstrual leave’
Menstrual leave is designed to empower women to take care of themselves, but it frequently acts as a stigma.
Are leggings ‘appropriate’? United Airlines steps into dress-code debate
There's no question that leggings have moved up in the world, but many companies just won't accept them.
More than half of Americans have suffered paycheck problems
Want to be happier at work? Understand every line in your paycheck.
We’re so obsessed with our phones, we emotionally connect to them
Do you control your phone, or does it control you?
Attention, complainers: Venting at work makes you feel even worse
You're not complaining because you're unhappy; you're unhappy because you're complaining.
The real dog days of Washington are coming, and they will be adorable
One government agency has become the first to welcome dogs into the office.
5 quick things you can do to spring-clean your office for maximum productivity
It's time for your desk to be as lit as your work.
Four easy ways you can be more relaxed at work today
There are some quick ways to chill out.
Want to power up your mornings? Do these 3 things before bedtime.
A great morning begins in the moments before you close your eyes.
How to attract good luck: 4 secrets backed by research
It looks like science is telling us that believing in luck might not only be the best way to be deluded, it might also be the key to a better life.
Office seating can change your life, and one company is doing something about it
One startup is creating a whole job devoted to getting office seating right.
This week honors sleep in all its forms, so take the hint
We're in a golden age of technology that helps you sleep.
Science-backed ways to stay energetic when working from home
Working at home for a day can make you stronger.
The best memes from winter storm Stella
Go forth, winter office warriors, into the internet.
How to stay productive during a blizzard
You can get all your work done and still build a snowman.
A kitten overcoming cubicle barriers is your Monday office inspiration
This kitten's attempt to escape its cubicle is your office inspiration.
People dislike these new ads that glorify workaholics
The most overworked country in the world doesn't think being frazzled is funny any more.
Kids hilariously disrupt dad’s video conference call
It was the usual Skype interview...but his kids had other plans.
Daylight Saving Time will make you feel like a cranky infant at work
You're going to be behaving strangely after Daylight Saving Time. Here's how to prepare.
Four science-backed ways to fix your email
Email affects your mood. Why let it make you cranky?
Try this brilliant time-management trick that Google uses
A very simple time-management trick can transform your day, and your job.
Take a nap! 5 secrets that’ll make you happier and smarter
For many of us, more hours of shut-eye at night just doesn’t seem to be in the cards. Is there anything we can do? Yes. Naps. Glorious naps.
Three people who had the absolute worst days at work this week
Maybe you had a long week. It wasn't nearly as long as these workers, whose mistakes may have made history.
5 easy ways to exercise during the workday (and improve your life)
The answer to your afternoon slump is some quick physical exercise.