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Productivity Tips

8 Ways to Achieve More by Working Less

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

Strategic slacking has enabled me to dramatically increase both the quality of my work and the amount I get done in a given day. It increases productivity because we don't think or work or create at the same rate throughout the day.

Why You Should Listen To Nature Sounds At The Office

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.26.2015 | Science

Listening to the sound of crashing waves or a babbling brook isn't just useful for helping you fall asleep -- it may also help you to focus at work. ...

How To Actually Be More Productive, By The Guy Who Designed Facebook's Productivity Tool

Justin Rosenstein | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living

On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?" The most popular...

6 Top Productivity Trends for Business Owners

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 05.16.2015 | Small Business
Jonha Revesencio

If you're a business owner, you know that productivity is one of the keys to making your business grow. If you're not running a productive business, chances are you're running your business into the ground.

This Mother's Day, Reclaim Your Power

Carson Tate | Posted 05.04.2015 | Women
Carson Tate

Here are my go-to favorite strategies to shift from a place where you're always reacting to a place where you respond and are in greater control of your day. Because the more you feel in control the more time and space you clear for fun, inspiration and joy.

5 Tips to Help You Stay Productive at Work

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.10.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Almost every individual who works for a living has experienced, or has been experiencing, productivity issues in the workplace. These people are probably familiar with the struggles of staying on track at work and finishing tasks on time

Don't Just Sit Less -- Sit Better

Katherine Krug | Posted 06.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Katherine Krug

Sitting is unavoidable. You can't pace up and down the aisle of an airplane during your flight, or in a theatre during the movie. In most culture's it's impolite to jog in place while eating a burrito. The solution is not simply sitting less; it's sitting better.

Don't Be That Person: Your Guide to Printing Etiquette in the Office

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

This is part of the Increased Productivity series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools t...

Finding Time in Unexpected Places: 11 Tips on Productivity

Simon Tam | Posted 05.08.2015 | Small Business
Simon Tam

By managing your time as you would a small business, you can cut the excess and focus on what you really find most rewarding.

To Increase Productivity: Work Less, Get Happy

Beth Kuhel | Posted 04.11.2015 | Business
Beth Kuhel

Focusing on happiness rather than on 'working harder' could give employers the advantage they need to become more engaged and productive at work. It's a science that seems intuitive yet not one that's traditionally considered a concern for management.

This Is The Ultimate Routine For A Perfect Work Day

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.10.2015 | Business

You might think the perfect workday includes a promotion or a raise, or perhaps your evil boss getting fired. Sadly, such monumental events don't happ...

23 Productivity Hacks To Keep You On Track In 2015

| Larry Kim | Posted 02.26.2015 | Small Business

These productivity techniques will keep you on track and happy all year long. Get ready to dominate in 2015 with these helpful hacks! 1. Turn Off A...

Worker Productivity Can Jump 30 Percent When It's For A Good Cause: Study

Phys.org | Posted 01.07.2015 | Impact

Working to benefit a good cause increases productivity by up to 30 per cent, according to the findings of a new study from the University of Southampt...

How to Be Less Manic and More Productive: An Effective Executive's Surprising Workday Routine

Danny Iny | Posted 11.09.2014 | Business
Danny Iny

Changes don't have to be drastic to be effective. So rather than flipping your entire work schedule upside down, it's easier to start small; block off 60 minutes at the start of your peak work times for whatever your day's priority might happen to be, and start there.

5 Things Life's High Performers Know and Master

Hari Kalymnios | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Hari Kalymnios

In today's hyper-paced society it can be challenging to keep up with the rate of change. Especially if you are someone who is constantly looking to achieve high performance in life. In our quest to always be one step ahead we often look for new and innovative ways to stay ahead.

4 Apps and Tools Every Intern Needs

Her Campus | Posted 09.22.2014 | College
Her Campus

Her Campus has rounded up the apps and tools that will transform you from a great intern into a super one -- like the digital equivalent of a superhero costume. So grab your phone and laptop, because you'll want to download these ASAP.

30 One-Minute Productivity Tips

Forbes | Frances Booth | Posted 06.20.2014 | World

Want to be more productive? Need a better way to deal with distractions? It needn’t take long to make changes that count towards increased produc...

12 Unlikely Steps to Outrageous Productivity

| Marla Tabaka | Posted 06.20.2014 | Small Business

It's proven that a detailed to-do list will improve productivity for most people. A typical task list, however, is usually missing some important acti...

12 Clever Ways to Add More Time to Your Day

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 08.03.2014 | Women
Jeanette Pavini

You know what they say -- time is money. So, finding extra time in your day is kind of like finding extra dollars in your pocket. Save time on life's mundane tasks with these 12 clever ways to add more time to your day to do the things that matter.

5 Tricks to Stop Procrastinating and Get Your Projects Done

Stacia Pierce | Posted 08.02.2014 | Business
Stacia Pierce

If you're constantly putting off projects, it's usually due to internal blockage. That block is just a mental barrier standing in the way of your success. Nevertheless you can bust through, clear your mind and confidently complete your projects.

10 Productivity Tricks Every Entrepreneur Can Harness

Jose Vasquez | Posted 07.19.2014 | Small Business
Jose Vasquez

Try putting these habits to good use, and see how many more tasks you get done in a day.

'Productivity' Tricks For The Neurotic And Crazy (Like Me)

Tim Ferriss | Posted 09.24.2014 | Business
Tim Ferriss

Most "superheroes" are nothing of the sort. They're weird, neurotic creatures who do big things DESPITE lots of self-defeating habits and self-talk.

6 Ways To Have Your Most Productive Morning

Posted 04.08.2014 | OWN

Falling behind no matter how early you wake up? Here's how to get focused faster. By Corrie Pikul As Soon as You Throw off the Covers W...

Productivity Hacks for Small Businesses

Paul Proctor | Posted 06.07.2014 | Small Business
Paul Proctor

We all know the feeling of having a full day ahead and no motivation to get work done. But as a small business owner -- whether you're a notary or a landscaper -- procrastination is not an option.

Amanda L. Chan

12 Habits Of Productive People

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 04.01.2015 | Healthy Living

Wish you wasted less time and got more done? Welcome to the club. So why is it, then, when we mean well and are focused on the task at hand, we can...