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The Surprising Benefits of Laughter
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The Surprising Benefits of Laughter

That case of the giggles is good for more than the obvious ab workout.
Laura Entis
How Caffeine Can Hurt Your Potential for Success
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How Caffeine Can Hurt Your Potential for Success

Rather than boost productivity, your cup of joe can slow you down.
Lisa Evans
Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family
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Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family

Concerns about balance are valid, but don't let the naysayers keep you from your dreams.
Zeynep Ilgaz
4 Money-Saving Apps for Today's On-the-Go Entrepreneur
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4 Money-Saving Apps for Today's On-the-Go Entrepreneur

From parking to mileage, a look at how road warriors can save time and money.
Sam Madden
Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done
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Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done

Here is a simple system inspired by agile software development that can help you focus, execute and grow.
Alex Iskold
The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day
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The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day

March Madness serves as an excellent reminder to the value of the huddle. For one company, it has become an invaluable way to start and end the day.
John Brubaker
Transform Wasteful Meetings Into Effective Gatherings
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Transform Wasteful Meetings Into Effective Gatherings

No one likes to have precious time wasted.
Stop Thinking and Start Doing: The Power of Practicing More
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Stop Thinking and Start Doing: The Power of Practicing More

New knowledge does not necessarily drive new results. Learning something new can actually be a waste of time if your goal is to make progress and not simply gain additional knowledge.
James Clear
Want to Be Successful? Quit Wasting Your Brain.
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Want to Be Successful? Quit Wasting Your Brain.

We didn't evolve enormous brains with the capacity for complex reasoning so you can sit on your butt pondering stuff cavemen did without thinking.
Steve Tobak
Why You Should Leave Work On Time
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Why You Should Leave Work On Time

That habit of always working overtime is one to strongly consider breaking. Here's why.
Jay Bacrania
How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life
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How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life

I used to say, "I'm not a morning person," but a simple change has freed me from dreading the clock.
Brandon Turner
What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done
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What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done

A podcast interview with David Allen, who developed one of the most popular and successful productivity methods out there.
Lewis Howes
How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)
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How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)

From the cubicle to the meeting room and beyond, here's how employers can harness the power of color to increase employee output and spark creativity.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Things You're Doing Wrong Every Morning
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5 Things You're Doing Wrong Every Morning

The morning sets a tone for how the rest of the day is going to go, and even a handful of small hiccups can take its toll on your productivity.
Jayson DeMers