Productivity Tips Articles

  • Some big challenges work-from-home employees face is isolation, a feeling of being forgotten and giving and taking feedback.

    The Challenges of Working Remotely, And How to Overcome Them

    October 14, 2019

    More people are working remotely than ever. Nearly two-thirds of the workforce works from home at least sometimes and 99% of remote workers would like to work remotely at least occasionally for the rest of their careers, reports Vox. That's quite a testimate to remote work, but as anyone who has worked remotely knows, there are some major drawbacks to working...

  • Learn how to increase your self-discipline with these seven strategies.

    7 Tactics That'll Make You More Self-Disciplined

    October 7, 2019

    In the late 1960s and early 1970s at Stanford University, psychologist Walter Mischel conducted a series of experiments now referred to as the “marshmallow tests.” The experiments went like this: he put a single marshmallow on a plate in front of a child. He then told the child that they could either eat the one marshmallow now, or they could wait ten minutes...

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    Cultivate This Workplace Habit to Boost Confidence

    September 16, 2019

    Is your colleague (or boss) driving you bananas? Is the ‘prove yourself monster’ louder than usual? It may be time to implement a routine to create more confidence, and therefore more ease, at work. Where do you start? An overwhelming number of professionals—66% according to our latest survey—say that they feel more confident after they spend time learning....

  • Surprising way to beat burnout

    The Surprising Way to Beat Burnout (as You Say Goodbye to...

    September 9, 2019

    Burnout is a big deal. So much so that this past May, the World Health Organization classified burnout as an official workplace...

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    Take Control: 4 Everyday Practices to Build Resilience to...

    August 26, 2019

    Feeling stressed often goes hand in hand with feeling out of control. Consider the last time you felt overwhelmed or had too much on...

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    The (Slightly Embarrassing) Tactic That Helps Me Focus

    August 26, 2019

    Maybe you can relate to this. Often, it feels like I have a hundred little things on my mind. I need to write this email, write this...