Posts Tagged ‘productivity’

Don’t Let Burnout Stall Your Career: The 5 Best Tips for Preventing Burnout

Katie Lundin | May 5th, 2017

  ‘Burnout.’ We’ve all heard of it. But, what does it mean to be burned out? And why should you care? Well, burnout is not a matter to be taken lightly; and can pose a serious threat to your career. In her book The Power of Slow: 101 Ways to Save Time in Our 24/7 […]

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These 14 Mobile Apps Will Increase Your Productivity

Amanda Bowman | April 10th, 2017

Time. Money. We all wish we had more of them. This is even more keenly felt by business owners and entrepreneurs, for whom time really is money. Finding ways to more effectively use the amount of time available to us is a classic productivity problem. As our lives and careers become increasingly mobile, countless apps […]

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Notifications Kill Your Productivity: How To Reclaim Your Life

Arielle Kimbarovsky | April 6th, 2017

We are bombarded by thousands of electronic notifications each day. On an average day, people check their phones over 150 times between 6:00 am and 10 pm. And that’s just their phones! Many people believe that notifications help us to stay on track. Paradoxically, they don’t. Notifications actually hurt our productivity. Blogger Sid Savara says […]

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How Mindfulness Can Boost Your Creativity and Productivity

Lauren Nelson | October 4th, 2016

It might be a “hot” brand of therapy, but it’s also got serious applications for the most atypical among us, especially those trying to up their professional game.

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The Creativity Conundrum: An Ugly Mix of Endorphins and Self-Sabotage

Lauren Nelson | September 6th, 2016

Whether you’re a graphic designer, marketing executive, or entrepreneur trying to launch the next big thing, we all have something in common: we’re creative souls. That creativity may not always manifest in the same way, but without an active imagination, none of us would ever achieve anything worth anything. Though science certainly plays a role […]

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Wind Up Your Productivity and Creativity by Winding Down

Lauren Nelson | August 19th, 2016

In today’s world, a huge premium is put on staying busy. How many hours are you working? How much are you getting done during those hours? What are you doing that’s productive when you’re not working?     These questions aren’t necessarily bad. You want to make sure you’re making progress towards goals. But that […]

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Tips and Tricks for Maintaining Productivity on the Road

Arielle Kimbarovsky | August 12th, 2016

Image credit: Lisa Jacobs I love to travel, even when traveling exclusively for business. It’s always fun to explore new places, people, and adventures. In fact, some entrepreneurs believe that traveling helps them to be more creative, improves productivity, and increases their expertise – so they travel even while running their company! Whether it’s for […]

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Why “To-Do” Lists Are Hurting Your Business

Arielle Kimbarovsky | August 8th, 2016

  It’s Monday morning, which means professionals around the world are kicking off their workweek. They’re getting coffee, catching up around the water cooler, firing up their computer, and getting down to business. And in the process of getting down to business, many of them are hurting their own productivity before the work can really even […]

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How One Book, Science, and This Article Will Change Your Productivity and Happiness

Arielle Kimbarovsky | June 15th, 2016

The Four Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss is one of my favorite business books. When I first read it several years ago, I had no experience working a self-directed, flexible schedule. With one short exception, I had always been exposed to specific timetables, exclusively hard deadlines, and the mentality that “more is more”. The sole […]

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How Clutter Affects Your Productivity, And What You Can Do About It

Arielle Kimbarovsky | May 25th, 2016

  I read many blogs to get inspired, learn, and to see what other people are doing. I’ve noticed that over the past few years, more people have been writing about productivity. This makes sense because as entrepreneurs and business owners, we are always looking for ways in which we can improve our productivity – […]

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