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A Conversation With Charisma On Command Creator

Erin Smith | Posted 10.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Erin Smith

A Curiosity Conversation with Charlie Houpert, the founder of Charisma on Command. This program helps people transform their lives into the most confi...

Why AI Will Be Your Next Go-To Productivity Tool (If It Isn't Already)

Kayla Matthews | Posted 10.07.2016 | Technology
Kayla Matthews

It sounds like something out of a science-fiction movie, but the truth is it's your inevitable reality. The rise of artificial intelligence, or AI, is...

Treating Insomnia Benefits Work Outcomes

Christopher M. Barnes | Posted 10.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Christopher M. Barnes

Insomnia is running rampant through contemporary society. Large scale studies estimate the prevalence of insomnia of around 25%-30% of adults in the U...

5 Habits That Are Affecting Your All-Around Productivity

Toby Nwazor | Posted 10.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Toby Nwazor

Habits drop clues of the type of life you live. If you want to change the outcome of your life and the results you see on a daily basis, then all you ...

Optimal Performance Doesn't Require Perfection

Rohini Ross | Posted 10.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rohini Ross

I have been writing my blog for over a year, and this is the first time I haven't been sure what to write about. Normally something stands out during ...

How To Make A Power Commute Work For You

The Huffington Post | Allison Fox | Posted 09.30.2016 | Healthy Living

What kind of commuter are you? The Napper? The Newspaper Reader? The Angry Birds Player? So many of us are trying to figure out how to make our commut...

3 Tips to Minimize Disruptions and Work More Effectively in Different Work Settings

John Rampton | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Since I am fortunate enough to work in different settings as a freelancer, there are certain places where I am more productive than others. At times, ...

Routines That Work To Keep You On Track

Adriana Girdler | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Adriana Girdler

What every person needs to know about routines The focus on studying and standardizing work processes is been central to efficiency and productivity....

The Subtle Art of Beating The "Overwhelm" Syndrome

John Phillips | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
John Phillips

Let me guess... You can describe your day-to-days as an online business owner in one word - overwhelming. I have been in that boat too - lost, dazed...

The 5 Essential Steps For Starting Your Day Off Right

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.28.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Nancy Collamer We’ve all had those days at work when nothing goes right: Your boss is in a wicked mood, your compu...

Why No One Cares About Your Product Strategy

Brian de Haaff | Posted 09.27.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

The group returns exhausted from the 48-hour huddle with the "master plan" in hand. (And for some, with an even more inflated sense of self-importance.) And then everyone promptly forgets about it.

Why Boredom Is The Superpower Of The 21st Century

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 09.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Daniel DiPiazza

Our world is a hive and we buzz around glued to our phones, anxious to fill up the silence. I take the opposite approach. I flood my senses with sil...

Manage Your Nerves Just Like a Professional Athlete

Quora | Posted 09.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

I get really nervous before my sports tournaments because I'm worried I won't do well. How does one manage this nervous energy? originally appeared on...

How to Make More Money in Less Time

John Rampton | Posted 09.22.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Making more money in less time is the dream of every entrepreneur. It is common to track and analyze a wide variety of key performance indicators that affect profit over time, but ironically time is often not one of them. Do you know how you spend your hours and how well they are spent? Where do you achieve the most or make the highest profit per hour? Chances are, you could do more in less time

What gets scheduled gets done

Cherylanne Skolnicki | Posted 09.21.2016 | Women
Cherylanne Skolnicki

I have a thing for calendars. And planners. And to-do lists. And especially Evernote, my mission control center. If you give me a stolen 15 minutes, I...

The Power of Forgiveness at Work

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 09.20.2016 | Business
Greater Good Science Center

By Brooke Deterline Over the last two decades, much research has been published about the positive impact of forgiveness, particularly on the forgive...

A Quick and Dirty Way to Make a Work Schedule or Revamp Your Exisiting One

John Rampton | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Learning how to manage and control your time is integral to success. And if we're being honest, time management is really about making smart choices and accepting that there are only so many hours in a day. 

How to Waste Your Entire Life: A Quick Guide To Pleasure

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 09.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Daniel DiPiazza

Pleasure lives in the realm of now. It's made of feeling and emotion, which are both very important, but predictably unstable. It's impossible to base a meaningful life solely on the pursuit of pleasure.

Attitude Adjustment

Martha Ringer | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

Withheld and incomplete communications can pull more on our attention than not finishing an email inbox or completing a project. In my experience incomplete communications can seem subtle but as I describe in a recent experience of mine, not so subtle.

YOLO Economics

John Feffer | Posted 09.19.2016 | Politics
John Feffer

The economy, we have been taught, is a cat with considerably more than nine lives. The bottom might drop out of the stock market, but it will rebound ...

7 Point Political Gridlock FIX

Debra L. Morrison | Posted 09.16.2016 | Politics
Debra L. Morrison

I, too, am dismayed at the nearly incalculable loss of American development due to political gridlock! Michael Porter, Harvard Business School Professor and Economist reports, "the political system & the political rhetoric is the problem at the core."

To Boost Growth: Employ More Women

Christine Lagarde | Posted 09.14.2016 | World
Christine Lagarde

Since the global financial crisis, countries around the world have been trying to grow their economies more quickly. Women are part of the solution. To be sure, Canada has already made impressive strides in boosting female labor participation over the past several decades.

Power of Touch - Saint Teresa And The Lady Who Made My Easter

Neil Ghosh | Posted 09.14.2016 | Education
Neil Ghosh

Among all the noise about Mother Teresa - positive and negative - this will be my memory of Mother Teresa.

Stop Nitpicking. Start Starting.

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 09.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Daniel DiPiazza

About two years ago, my friend Marcel Benson (Barry) wanted to start a watch company. A lot of people probably thought that was a dumb idea. Watches...

How to Increase Team Productivity

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Managing your own procrastination and productivity is a challenge on its own, but managing a team takes that effort to a whole new level. Now you're n...