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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Sick Days
Productivity

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Sick Days

Even entrepreneurs can get run down and get sick but for many, they can't afford to take time off. Here's how you can harness the power of sick days to get ahead in business.
Dorie Clark
6 Battle-Tested Tips to End Email Overload
Productivity

6 Battle-Tested Tips to End Email Overload

Email is making us slower, less productive and even dumber. Here's how you can manage your overflowing inbox.
Ryan Holmes
Basecamp's Rebel Recipe for Success: 5 Ways the Software Maverick Made Millions by Being Different
Technology

Basecamp's Rebel Recipe for Success: 5 Ways the Software Maverick Made Millions by Being Different

Here are the surprising, unorthodox strategies that helped the early software as a service pioneer rise to -- and stay at the top of -- the crowded online project management space.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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For More Productive Meetings, Throw Out Your Conference Table
Virtual meetings

For More Productive Meetings, Throw Out Your Conference Table

Virtual meetings, a necessity for dispersed teams, offer many advantages, if structured correctly.
Tasha Eurich
People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows
Productivity

People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows

A recent study from MIT took a look at the efficiency of robot/human team work.
Nina Zipkin
Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation
Productivity

Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation

If you are on the fence about taking a vacation (or think that your team cannot survive without you), here are three questions to ask yourself.
Craig Cincotta
3 Eastern Practices to Tame 'Monkey Mind'
Productivity

3 Eastern Practices to Tame 'Monkey Mind'

If you found yourself distracted and unable to pursue the path of entrepreneurship, these mental training options could provide clarity and a productivity boost.
Adam Toren
Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?
Leadership

Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?

The way your office is set up not only plays a role in company culture but also how employees function. Choose carefully.
Jeff Boss
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8 Essentials to Get the Most Out of Working From Home
Work From Home

8 Essentials to Get the Most Out of Working From Home

If you focus on creating structure, you'll be amazed how much you can accomplish.
Stephen Key
How to Stop Making the Same Mistakes Over and Over Again
Creativity

How to Stop Making the Same Mistakes Over and Over Again

One way to combat falling into terrible habits is to focus on thinking outside of the box.
Katelyn Oster
6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic)
Business Circle

6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic)

Increase employees' productivity and protect your company's data with these tips for building a safe 'bring your own device' plan.
Nina Zipkin
Strip the Unnecessary Out of the Day to Day and Get Stuff Done
Productivity

Strip the Unnecessary Out of the Day to Day and Get Stuff Done

Try these five tips to break your streak of throwing money at problems in the hope that they improve or go away.
John F. Carter
The Top 10 Ways to Remove BS From Your Business
Leadership

The Top 10 Ways to Remove BS From Your Business

Don't let these common roadblocks slow down your startup's progress.
Guy Kawasaki
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5 Tips for Making Meetings Less Unproductive
Meetings

5 Tips for Making Meetings Less Unproductive

How many times have you attended unproductive meetings or meetings you don't even know why you are there for?