Productivity

5 Tips to Read 100 Books a Year
Reading

5 Tips to Read 100 Books a Year

Our libraries are paved with gold. You have to know how to use the gold you have.
Daniel Ally
What Entrepreneurs Should Do First Thing in the Morning
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What Entrepreneurs Should Do First Thing in the Morning

It may be hard to believe that less than five minutes can impact the entire course of your day but new research shows that happiness, and the productivity that comes along with it, may be easier to attain than we think.
Dorie Clark
6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction
Managing Employees

6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction

During times of economic slowdown, which includes the summer months, what you can do to keep your employee morale high and performance at its peak?
Alan Zimmerman
How to Play Games at Work Productively
Gamification

How to Play Games at Work Productively

Employers increasingly are finding that the more tedious the task, the more effective it is to make a game of it.
Pratik Dholakiya
Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.
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Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.

As an entrepreneur, the to-do list, ideas and things that clamor for your attention never stop. It's time to take back control.
Morag Barrett
Ditch Email, and Instead Use These 3 Tools at Your Startup
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Ditch Email, and Instead Use These 3 Tools at Your Startup

Your team should despise email because it saps their time and their productivity. There are better options out there.
Sujan Patel
5 Dream Killers Keeping You From the Life You Could Have
Dreams

5 Dream Killers Keeping You From the Life You Could Have

There is no barrier to success in the world as hard to overcome as our own doubts and fears.
Tor Constantino
Facebook Is Testing 'M,' a Virtual Assistant Within Messenger
Facebook

Facebook Is Testing 'M,' a Virtual Assistant Within Messenger

The service is similar to Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Cortana.
5 Traits of the Most Productive Startup Teams
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5 Traits of the Most Productive Startup Teams

Building a team to successfully bring that crucial first product to market requires intuition, common sense and patience.
Larry Alton
7 Ways to Maximize Downtime
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7 Ways to Maximize Downtime

Amazingly, the most precious resource we have -- our time -- is often wasted or at best mismanaged. Sometimes, we don't even realize it.
John Brubaker
12 Ways to Hack Your 9-to-5 Job and Live Worry Free
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12 Ways to Hack Your 9-to-5 Job and Live Worry Free

I'm sure that Peter Gibbons, the much-loved character from 'Office Space,' would endorse these tactics.
Andrew Medal
10 Ways to Kill the Distractions and Supercharge Your Productivity
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10 Ways to Kill the Distractions and Supercharge Your Productivity

It's easy to fool yourself about how much time you're wasting online. A few tweaks are all you need to end the delusion.
Firas Kittaneh
The 3 Conditions You Need to Get 'In the Zone'
Productivity

The 3 Conditions You Need to Get 'In the Zone'

Achieving a state of flow at work will allow you achieve optimal performance and find satisfaction.
Jeff Boss
6 Ways to Take Back Your Time
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6 Ways to Take Back Your Time

For many people, a beloved job that pays well can make up for outrageous hours that go along with it. But what happens when it is just too much?