Lisa Evans

Lisa Evans

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

Let Your Employees Mix Business and Personal Time at Work
Work-Life Balance

Let Your Employees Mix Business and Personal Time at Work

Productivity rises when you let your workers take work time to deal with personal issues.
Why Doing Good for Others Does Good for Your Business
Philanthropy

Why Doing Good for Others Does Good for Your Business

The sooner you incorporate social good into your business plan, the better.
How a Warm Drink and a Hard Chair Can Improve Negotiating
Negotiating

How a Warm Drink and a Hard Chair Can Improve Negotiating

We respond to different physical sensations. Knowing this can make you a killer at the bargaining table.
Why You Should Take Your Work Outdoors
Workplaces

Why You Should Take Your Work Outdoors

Spring is in the air. Time to reap the health benefits of taking your work outside.
How to Create an Autism-Friendly Workplace
Hiring

How to Create an Autism-Friendly Workplace

Autistic individuals have attributes that make them great employees. Here's how to create the right environment.
Is There a Gender Gap in Confidence?
Gender differences

Is There a Gender Gap in Confidence?

A new book by two journalists suggests women and men differ in their confidence levels.
What an App Is Telling Us About How Poorly We Sleep
Sleep

What an App Is Telling Us About How Poorly We Sleep

The bedroom isn't free from distractions. But you'd be surprised what is ruining a good night's sleep.
How to Manage Your Business and Care For an Aging Relative at the Same Time
Benefits

How to Manage Your Business and Care For an Aging Relative at the Same Time

It is a delicate balance to keep your business on track while juggling the responsibility of caring for an aging relative.
How to Beat Those Awful Monday Blues
Lifestyle

How to Beat Those Awful Monday Blues

If it's always just another manic Monday in your office, don't fret. There are ways to shake those blues and be more productive.
Why Entrepreneurs Have to Spend More Time on Their Teeth
Health

Why Entrepreneurs Have to Spend More Time on Their Teeth

Entrepreneurs have dirty mouths. Really dirty ones. Here's why it pays to spend more time on dental hygiene.
How Doodling Can Make You More Successful
Creativity

How Doodling Can Make You More Successful

That doodling you do in meetings is far from mindless. In fact, it might make you more creative and focused.
How to Handle Multiple Employees Having Babies All At Once
Managing Employees

How to Handle Multiple Employees Having Babies All At Once

An office baby boom can be a blessed event, but it can also put a strain on your company. Here is how to manage and plan.
6 Ways to Promote Wellness In Your Office
Wellness Plans

6 Ways to Promote Wellness In Your Office

Entrepreneurs and startups are known for long hours and hard work. That makes it even more important to have a health and wellness plan.
Why Dabbling Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Inspiration

Why Dabbling Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Pursuing interests in a variety of subjects stretches the mind and pushes the imagination, causing us to be more creative.
Avoiding Second-Hand Stress
Growth Strategies

Avoiding Second-Hand Stress

Simply being around someone who is stressed can trigger our body's stress response. Here is how to avoid ruining everyone else's day.