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Time Management

The Sins and Saviors of Business Meetings

Lisa Colantuono | Posted 07.27.2015 | Business
Lisa Colantuono

Those sins of deadly business meetings? Don't be a time hog. Share your thoughts and don't monopolize the meeting. Don't step over or talk on top of other people in the room and check your ego at the door.

Twenty Suggestions for Incoming College Freshmen

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 07.23.2015 | College
Daniel R. Schwarz

With millions of college students about to begin their freshman year within a few weeks, it is an appropriate time for entering students to think abou...

Get Your Great Work Done: Knowing When to Say Yes and When to Say No

Syed Balkhi | Posted 07.20.2015 | Business
Syed Balkhi

As an entrepreneur, knowing when to say "yes" and when to say "no" is crucial. It's the difference between a business that limps along -- or even fails -- and one that goes from strength to strength.

Seven High-Peformance Tips for Adults with ADHD

Scott Shapiro, MD | Posted 07.20.2015 | New York
Scott Shapiro, MD

Being more productive doesn't necessarily mean working longer hours or working faster. To me, it means working more efficiently and effectively. Below are 7 tips that I teach my patients to help them be more productive.

Reach Peak Productivity With These 5 Strategies

Kevin Kruse | Posted 07.20.2015 | Business
Kevin Kruse

You're stressed. I'm stressed. We're all "crazy busy" and to deal with increasing demands we work longer hours; we multitask; we track, measure and optimize. All the while we sacrifice other values, such as sleep and exercise, healthy eating and family time.

5 Secrets To Effectively Work From Home

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 07.20.2015 | Business
Joanne Tombrakos

People who have never worked from home imagine that fun is a given and much more readily accessible than when you are beholden to a corporate power. In one respect - they are right. I really love what I do, so I am always having fun. Like right now. Writing this blog is fun.

Use This Insanely Simple Three-Step Guide for Beating Procrastination

Sarah Peterson | Posted 07.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Sarah Peterson

Before you go to bed, prepare for tomorrow. Set your Most Important Missions, and schedule them in. You can spare fifteen minutes this evening to put this into action.

Reinvention

Nicole Williams | Posted 07.15.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

Ah, reinvention. Is there a more hopeful concept? Summer is in the air, and with it comes a desire to throw off what's old and embrace what's new. Our apartments, our wardrobes, our hair, our boyfriends - we're all about embracing change. But our careers? Let's be honest.

Maintaining Your Energy While Traveling

Linda Lauren | Posted 07.15.2015 | Travel
Linda Lauren

Having the luxury to work mobile allows us to work anywhere in the world where there is a service provider to restore the energy of the battery life of our technology.

CEOs -- Don't Waste Your Employees' Time

Steve Van Till | Posted 07.10.2015 | Business
Steve Van Till

We all know that time is the most important resource we have. Many of us are great at making the most of it, and manage our own lives in ways that we believe are highly optimized. But as leaders we need to make sure that our organizations are doing the same for our people.

Dangerous Lie

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 07.08.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

I hear how so many people are allowing a dangerous lie to hold them back from even believing they can lead a balanced life, let alone attempting to do so.

Be Present

Judi Sheppard Missett | Posted 07.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Judi Sheppard Missett

Feeling distracted? Overwhelmed by the demands on your time and attention? Does your To Do List keep growing instead of shrinking? It's easier than ...

The Road Between Employment and Entrepreneurship: How to Exponentially Increase your Productivity

Erica Noelle Duncan | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Erica Noelle Duncan

You're in your budding days as an entrepreneur. You wake up and stare at the blank slate of a day that lies before you. When you think about all that you have to do, the blank slate becomes a tangle of items that you don't know how to prioritize.

Grow Your Business Without Sacrificing Your Life

David Finkel | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
David Finkel

While the business didn't need him to check in, Mark couldn't stop himself. He logged onto his email account from his hotel in Paris and started jumping in to help customers, not realizing that he was just lighting fires that his team would now have to put out.

How to Run an Effective, Efficient Meeting Without Wasting Everyone's Time

Pam Stucky | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
Pam Stucky

I forget how much I hate meetings until I have to go to one, like I did yesterday. And let me tell you, I have some serious meeting-related peeves. I'll bet I'm not alone.

What Kind Of Time Manager Are You?

Lauren Zander | Posted 06.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

Mastering time begins when you know yourself well enough to design a plan that works for you and makes you happy. Given that every other aspect of life is affected by your relationship with time, it can either become your Achilles' heel or the secret to your success.

35 Items In Your Wardrobe is All You Need: 7 Steps

Ada Polla | Posted 06.22.2015 | Style
Ada Polla

My interpretation of a "minimalist wardrobe" was recently challenged when my girlfriend Jenn Mapp told me about her 35 items. I have known her for years (pre toddler and infant, pre house), and have always thought of her as a "fashionista" in the best sense of the word.

School's Out, Structure's In: How to Plan Your Child's Summer "Work Week"

Tamar Chansky | Posted 06.19.2015 | Parents
Tamar Chansky

While kids are counting down the days till "school's out forever!," many parents are secretly dreading the final bell. They love the thought of not having to wake up at the crack of dawn and get kids off to school, but they are anticipating being on the losing side of an endless game of keep away from electronics.

Why Do We Kill Time?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.15.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Telling the Truth About Time

Lauren Zander | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

For most of us, the subject of TIME is still a very abstract concept. We all know we could be managing our time more effectively, but no amount of li...

3 Scientific Strategies For Overcoming Procrastination

Amy Morin | Posted 06.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Morin

Our tendency to procrastinate may be largely due to the fact that we put things off until "someday." Since "someday" never appears on the calendar, our good intentions don't turn into action until we create deadlines.

Managing Your Time with Technology

Posted 06.03.2015 | MarloThomas

It was a pleasure to have Wall Street Journal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stop by Mondays with Marlo to talk about all the latest technology and gadge...

How to Conserve Battery Life on Your iPhone

Posted 06.01.2015 | MarloThomas

It was a pleasure to have Wall Street Journal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stop by Mondays with Marlo to talk about all the latest technology and gadge...

The Best Apps to Track Your Health

Posted 06.01.2015 | MarloThomas

It was a pleasure to have Wall Street Journal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stop by Mondays with Marlo to talk about all the latest technology and gadge...

3 Tips to Help You Unplug from Technology

Posted 06.01.2015 | MarloThomas

It was a pleasure to have Wall Street Journal Tech Columnist Joanna Stern stop by Mondays with Marlo to talk about all the latest technology and gadge...