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Use the 'Eisenhower Box' to Stop Wasting Time and Be More Productive
Leadership

Use the 'Eisenhower Box' to Stop Wasting Time and Be More Productive

Want to be more productive? Of course you do. Here's one proven strategy to improve your schedule -- from an unexpected source.
James Clear
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3 Steps to Recovering Stolen Time: Confront Your 'Time Bandits'
Leadership

3 Steps to Recovering Stolen Time: Confront Your 'Time Bandits'

If you're like most people, you lose three to five hours every day to interruptions. Find out how to laser focus on work.
Edward G. Brown
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Avoid These Social Media Dead Zones
Social Media

Avoid These Social Media Dead Zones

Here are the worst times to post to the different channels.
Dane Atkinson
6 Productivity Apps for the Entrepreneur on the Go
Productivity

6 Productivity Apps for the Entrepreneur on the Go

With entrepreneurs expected to be 'on' all the time, here are six apps to boost your productivity when you are out of the office.
Clément Delangue
This Famous Book Is Now Available in a Crazy New Format Designed to Help You Read Faster
Books

This Famous Book Is Now Available in a Crazy New Format Designed to Help You Read Faster

E-reader company Oyster has released a classic business best seller in a new pulsating format created by startup Spritz.
Geoff Weiss
Working From Home? Avoid These Not-So-Obvious Distractions.
Telecommuting

Working From Home? Avoid These Not-So-Obvious Distractions.

You need to structure your environment in such a way that you can maintain your focus on your work.
Adam Callinan
Procrastinators: How to Fight Your Genes and Get Stuff Done Now
Procrastination

Procrastinators: How to Fight Your Genes and Get Stuff Done Now

Procrastination may be hereditary, but that doesn't get you off the hook: It's still possible to develop better habits and change your behavior.
Laura Entis
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9 Ways to Turn Your Desk Into the Ideal Workspace (Infographic)
Work Spaces

9 Ways to Turn Your Desk Into the Ideal Workspace (Infographic)

If your workstation doesn't fit you, you're in trouble. Here's a quick guide to setting up your workspace for optimal health and productivity.
Drake Baer
Stop Wasting Time on the Details and Commit to the Fundamentals
Leadership

Stop Wasting Time on the Details and Commit to the Fundamentals

The small stuff, like answering emails and tweaking your web site design, are important but shouldn't be at the top of your to-do list. Instead, your time would be better spent focusing on the fundamentals.
James Clear
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The Philosophy That Will Help You Get 'It' Done
Productivity

The Philosophy That Will Help You Get 'It' Done

Sometimes, there isn't a shortcut for completing your work. Tackle your to-do list the old fashioned way with the G.S.D. motto.
Adam Toren
A Guide to the Best Times to Post on Social Media (Infographic)
Social Media

A Guide to the Best Times to Post on Social Media (Infographic)

If you aren't posting to social media when most of your audience members are on, all that time you spent can go to waste. These are the times you should focus on.
Kristin Piombino
Forget Time Management. Do This Instead and Be More Productive.
Habits

Forget Time Management. Do This Instead and Be More Productive.

Behavior science expert James Clear shares the biggest lesson he's learned about habit formation that can help you work smarter.
Jason Fell
How Your Workplace Can Inspire Good Habits Among Employees
Habits

How Your Workplace Can Inspire Good Habits Among Employees

If you manage your office like a war zone, you're bound to have stressed-out and inefficient employees, says behavior science expert James Clear.
Jason Fell
Does a 6-Hour Workday Lead to Better Productivity? Sweden's About to Find Out.
Productivity

Does a 6-Hour Workday Lead to Better Productivity? Sweden's About to Find Out.

An economic experiment set to be held in Sweden's second largest city, Gothenburg, will see the hours of an average workday slashed in hopes of enhancing productivity.
Geoff Weiss