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Are You Ready to Start Conquering Your Dangerous Addiction to Comfort?
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Are You Ready to Start Conquering Your Dangerous Addiction to Comfort?

Defeat procrastination right now, while reading this column.
Jeff Shore
Are You Guilty of These Common Workplace Time Wasters? (Infographic)
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Are You Guilty of These Common Workplace Time Wasters? (Infographic)

Attention slackers: These are the gnarly timesucks undermining your productivity at work.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Tips for Getting the Most Important Things Done Every Day
Productivity

5 Tips for Getting the Most Important Things Done Every Day

Don't confuse being busy with making progress, and don't mistake your to-do list for goals.
Chris Ruisi
Productivity

5 Plugins to Make You More Productive This Year

To drive more results, use the time you have more effectively with the help of these tools.
Dharmesh Shah
5 Daily Habits That Will Increase Your Productivity Levels
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5 Daily Habits That Will Increase Your Productivity Levels

Everyone wants to get more done, so try to incorporate some or all of these tips.
Matt Mayberry
The Many Benefits of Doing One Thing at a Time
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The Many Benefits of Doing One Thing at a Time

Multitasking is just a fancy word for being unfocused. There are big benefits to paying full attention to what we are doing or who we are with.
Andy Hill
4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace
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4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace

Once the winter holidays are past, it's just winter. That's when your team needs to be rallied.
Matt Straz
When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team
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When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
Sherrie Campbell
5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate
Distractions

5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate

Sometimes, the killer productivity app is the off switch.
Larry Alton
Productivity Lessons From a Dance Teacher Who Taught Discipline
Productivity

Productivity Lessons From a Dance Teacher Who Taught Discipline

A business coach recalls how a teacher taught her years ago to keep striving for improvement.
Marley Majcher