Lisa Evans

Lisa Evans

Lisa Evans is a health and lifestyle freelance journalist from Toronto.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Home-Based Business Running Through the Holidays
Home Based Business

5 Ways to Keep Your Home-Based Business Running Through the Holidays

Christmas and New Year's can be stressful, and take a toll on your business. Here's how to keep the company humming through the holidays.
Making Gratitude Part of Your Company Culture
Business Management

Making Gratitude Part of Your Company Culture

Here’s how to let your company give thanks beyond Thanksgiving, while also enhancing corporate culture.
Too Busy to Eat? Try These 5 On-The-Go Breakfasts
Productivity

Too Busy to Eat? Try These 5 On-The-Go Breakfasts

Don't let a hectic morning interfere with getting the most important meal of the day.
Bring Your Parents to Work Day Is a Good Thing. No, Really.
Managing Employees

Bring Your Parents to Work Day Is a Good Thing. No, Really.

LinkedIn thinks you should encourage employees to bring their parents to work tomorrow. Here's why that's not as crazy as you think.
Why You Should Never Eat Lunch at Your Desk
Productivity

Why You Should Never Eat Lunch at Your Desk

Think that inhaling a sandwich at your desk while you answer emails is the best way to get more done? Think again. Here are four reasons to step away from the computer with your mid-day meal.
4 Medical Tests That Can Change Your Life
Health & Fitness

4 Medical Tests That Can Change Your Life

Knowing your risk factors can help you catch these devastating diseases in the early stages.
5 Ways to Stop a Cold in Its Tracks
Health & Fitness

5 Ways to Stop a Cold in Its Tracks

Don't let a cold get in the way of running a business. Follow these simple steps to slow down illness at the first signs.
How to Manage a Pregnancy and a Business
Business Management

How to Manage a Pregnancy and a Business

It is possible to run a business while pregnant and caring for a newborn, it just takes some planning.
4 Ways to Eliminate Back and Neck Pain at Work
Health & Fitness

4 Ways to Eliminate Back and Neck Pain at Work

Don’t let long hours spent at your desk cause back and neck pain.
Is It Possible to Run a Business With Your Ex?
Business Management

Is It Possible to Run a Business With Your Ex?

For some couples, working with their spouse every day can be a dream, but can the business last if the marriage doesn't?
7 Health and Fitness Apps for Busy Entrepreneurs
Health & Fitness

7 Health and Fitness Apps for Busy Entrepreneurs

Expert advice on how to use your smartphone to reach your health goals.
3 Reasons Why Going Gluten-Free Could Boost Your Brain Power
Health & Fitness

3 Reasons Why Going Gluten-Free Could Boost Your Brain Power

A gluten-free diet isn't only for celiac sufferers. Here's why you should consider eliminating gluten from your diet.
The 7 Sleep Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs
Lifestyle

The 7 Sleep Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Poor sleep can affect your ability to make good business decisions. Here's how to keep your business strong while still catching some shut eye.
4 Healthy Alternatives to Energy Drinks
Health & Fitness

4 Healthy Alternatives to Energy Drinks

Traditional energy drinks can cause you to crash. Try these healthy alternatives to beat the afternoon slump.
7 Ways Exercising Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Lifestyle

7 Ways Exercising Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Making time to get in a good workout does more than just benefit your health, it can also help benefit your business. Here's how.
How to Deal With the Dual Demands of Children and Elderly Parents
Lifestyle

How to Deal With the Dual Demands of Children and Elderly Parents

Sandwich-generation entrepreneurs -- those in their 40s and 50s -- are juggling more family demands. Here's how to keep your sanity and your business.
Productivity

Why You Don't Need a Digital Detox to Loosen Technology's Grip

Many people find themselves addicted to checking their smartphones, but you don't have to quit cold turkey to reduce the "fear of missing out" anxiety. Here are three small ways you can become less te
Productivity

'Brain Gyms' Give Entrepreneurs a Way to Improve Performance Without Breaking a Sweat

Improve your memory, concentration, and strategic thinking with a workout for your brain.
Starting a Business

University-Backed Businesses That Put Students in the Driver's Seat

Student-run businesses aim to give aspiring entrepreneurs an opportunity to test their mettle.
10 of the Best Airport Gyms in the World
Business Travel

10 of the Best Airport Gyms in the World

Rather than snacking in the airport bar while waiting for your flight, use the time as an opportunity for fitness.
Health & Fitness

Is Cycling the New Golf? The Case for a Bike-Friendly Office

Advice from two bike-friendly companies on how to boost morale and productivity with an easy switch.
Health & Fitness

The Surprising Health Benefits of Stress

You probably know that too much stress is bad for your health, but small amounts of stress can be beneficial.
Health & Fitness

4 Food Combinations That Will Boost Your Health and Productivity

How to use food synergy to boost your physical and mental health.
Business Travel

The Hotel Room Workout: 5 Exercises When You Can't Get to the Gym

Don't let your travels get in the way of your workout routine. Here's how to keep fit when you're away from home.
What Dogs Can Teach Us About Working More Effectively
Business Management

What Dogs Can Teach Us About Working More Effectively

You might think that bringing your pet to work would be a distraction, but some entrepreneurs have found it is just what they needed to revitalize their business.
Father and Son Business Owners Share Their Secrets to Success
Business Management

Father and Son Business Owners Share Their Secrets to Success

In time for Father's Day, successful father and son business owners share how they balance their personal and professional relationships.
The Power of Mornings: Why Successful Entrepreneurs Get up Early
Productivity

The Power of Mornings: Why Successful Entrepreneurs Get up Early

Waking up earlier can make you more productive. Here is how to turn yourself into a morning person.
Business Management

How to Keep Your Business Running When You Have a Serious Illness

The inspiring story of how an entrepreneur kept her business afloat through a battle with breast cancer, and five tips for dealing with a health crisis while running a business.
4 Ways to Make Your Commute Productive
Productivity

4 Ways to Make Your Commute Productive

Whether you drive or take public transportation into the office, here are ways you can use your commute to improve your business.
Health & Fitness

5 Ways to Sneak Fitness Into Your Day

Don't have time to make it to the gym? Try these tips to incorporate physical activity into your workday.