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How to Achieve a State of Total Concentration

How to Achieve a State of Total Concentration

Four tips to find your flow and stay focused longer.
Debunking 5 Common Myths About Sleep

Debunking 5 Common Myths About Sleep

Burning the midnight oil is common among entrepreneurs trying to get their companies off the ground. If you think you can squeak by with a few less hours of shuteye, think again. Here's why.
How to Boost Productivity With 'Social Bookmarking' Tools

How to Boost Productivity With 'Social Bookmarking' Tools

A look at the services to consider, plus tips for making the most of them for your business.
4 Habits That Are Keeping You Up at Night

4 Habits That Are Keeping You Up at Night

Ask yourself these questions to determine if you are getting the most from your sleep.
3 Mobile Apps for Converting Voice to Text

3 Mobile Apps for Converting Voice to Text

Never miss another brilliant thought with these dictation apps.
5 Daily Habits for Effective Social Media Marketing

5 Daily Habits for Effective Social Media Marketing

Of all the things your business could be doing on social media, these are the things you should focus on.
4 Strategies to Sharpen Your Focus

4 Strategies to Sharpen Your Focus

Simple tips to help you work with your strengths, downplay your weaknesses and improve your focus and productivity.
Why Being a Workaholic Is Counterproductive

Why Being a Workaholic Is Counterproductive

Advice from a productivity expert on how to take some time away from your smartphone.
How to Make a Flu Season Contingency Plan

How to Make a Flu Season Contingency Plan

Don't let the flu halt your company's success. Here are four tips to keep your business going in the midst of the flu outbreak.
Desk Yoga to Improve Your Posture

Desk Yoga to Improve Your Posture

Get out of the slump and sit tall with four yoga poses you can do from your desk.
To-Do Lists Not Working? Try This Time-Management Alternative

To-Do Lists Not Working? Try This Time-Management Alternative

Taking time to think about your ideal day can help you become much more productive and make your life more effective.
Choosing the Right Business Entity and Other Tips This Week

Choosing the Right Business Entity and Other Tips This Week

How your business entity can affect your personal finances, tapping into your emotions to inspire others, finding time to exercise and more: our tips of the week.
A Healthier 2013: High-Profile Entrepreneurs Reveal What's in the Fridge

A Healthier 2013: High-Profile Entrepreneurs Reveal What's in the Fridge

From Facebook and Twitter to Etsy and UrbanDaddy, some of the hippest entrepreneurs share their approaches to healthy, productive employees by way of wholesome fare.
How to Reward Your Brain to Boost Productivity and Other Tips This Week

How to Reward Your Brain to Boost Productivity and Other Tips This Week

What your brain chemistry has to do with success, why you should do your hardest tasks in the morning, why you should ignore the crowd and more: our best tips of the week.
5 Simple Daily Habits to Practice This New Year

5 Simple Daily Habits to Practice This New Year

Forget the super-size resolutions. Instead, try making tiny investments each day in these five areas, advises business coach Ann Mehl.
Why Our Brains Like Short-Term Goals

Why Our Brains Like Short-Term Goals

Put an end to failed New Year's resolutions. The key to accomplishing a grand vision is to work your way there with small, manageable goals.
Forget Your To-Do List: The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Needs

Forget Your To-Do List: The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Needs

If you want to become more organized in the New Year, a long list of tasks isn't going to help. Instead try these three targeted lists.
How to Train Your Brain to Stay Focused

How to Train Your Brain to Stay Focused

Understand how your brain reacts to distractions and use these three tips to help you stay focused and get things done.
5 Steps to Becoming a More Empowered You in the New Year

5 Steps to Becoming a More Empowered You in the New Year

By following these mantras, you'll truly change your perspective. And that's when goals become more attainable, writes serial entrepreneur Jen Groover.
5 Bad Habits That Are Harming Your Business

5 Bad Habits That Are Harming Your Business

Make a resolution to cut these behaviors from your life.
6 Essential Time Savers for Overworked Young Entrepreneurs

6 Essential Time Savers for Overworked Young Entrepreneurs

Here are some approaches to work that can help make the best use of your time and energy when you're starting or growing a business.
4 Holiday Gifts for Time- and Fashion-Challenged Young Entrepreneurs

4 Holiday Gifts for Time- and Fashion-Challenged Young Entrepreneurs

For the entrepreneur who has everything but time. Here are a few efficiency-boosting gift ideas that he/she or even you would love.

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: 8 Tips for Cultivating Keen Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.
Acting on Ideas and Other Tips This Week

Acting on Ideas and Other Tips This Week

How to get beyond brainstorming, beat procrastination and find more permanent customers: our best tips of the week.
4 Cures for Chronic Procrastination

4 Cures for Chronic Procrastination

Expert tips to help you stop making excuses, increase productivity, and get things done.

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