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Be More Productive at Work by Avoiding These Common Distractions

By | No Comments | December 22, 2014

Getting distracted a million times a day? Your inefficiency is costing both you and your company. Here’s how to curb distractions and stay focused. Read »

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5 Delicious Superfoods To Increase Your Productivity at the Office

By | 1 Comment | November 6, 2014

Feeling tired at work? Bounce back with more energy with superfoods that can help increase your productivity – and actually taste good, too. Read »

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How to Quickly Hire New Employees While Staying on Top of Your Job

By | No Comments | November 4, 2014

When you’re so maxed out at work, it’s hard to find time to recruit the employee whose help you so desperately need. Here’s how to get it done fast. Read »

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How to Manage Productive and Happy Interns — and Make the Most of Them

By | 1 Comment | October 29, 2014

A happy and productive intern will make your job easier. Here’s how to ensure both parties get the most out of an internship. Read »

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This Skill is Often Overlooked — And It Can Make or Break Your Career

By | 2 Comments | September 24, 2014

You can build up your resume, but without good listening skills it’s all wasted. Here’s how to rise above modern distractions to focus on what you hear — and make sure it sticks. Read »

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5 Awesome Smartphone Apps Every Young Professional Should Use

By | 4 Comments | August 19, 2014

Tend to use your smartphone for Words With Friends and Facebook messages? Here’s how you can use it to strengthen your career Read »

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Could Doodling Make You More Productive?

By | No Comments | August 14, 2014

Do all of your napkins and notebooks have doodles on them? If so, be proud: new research shows that doodling might actually help you focus. Read »

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This One Change Will Make You Far More Productive at Work

By | 4 Comments | August 11, 2014

Does the workday pass by in a blur of distraction and lack of productivity? Try practicing mindfulness. Here’s how to start. Read »

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Productivity Hacks for Your Job Search: Search Smarter, Not Harder

By | 2 Comments | August 7, 2014

When you have job leads out your ears and your inbox becomes harder to manage, streamline your job search with this simple mantra. Read »

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Why Being Happy in Your Job is Even More Important Than You Think

By | 7 Comments | August 4, 2014

With the lines between home and work blurring, being happy on the job is more important than ever — maybe in ways you didn’t even realize. Read »

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Your Career To-Do List for the Summer (Warning: Not for Slackers)

By | 2 Comments | July 31, 2014

While everyone else takes it easy this summer, now’s the perfect time to take your career by the reins and propel yourself to the top. Read »

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Want More Productive and Less Stressed Employees? Try This

By | 3 Comments | July 28, 2014

Your employees’ debt is not just bad news for their credit score — it’s bad for business because it distracts them from their work. Read »

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What If Working Less — Not More — is the Key to Higher Productivity?

By | 4 Comments | July 10, 2014

Despite advances in technology, Americans are working more than ever. Read why one professor thinks working less could actually make us more productive. Read »

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Working Harder Won’t Get You Promoted, But This Will

By | 7 Comments | July 9, 2014

Think you should get promoted because you work hard? Think again. Instead of working your butt off, follow this strategy. Read »