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Time Management

Having Control Over Your Time Is the Only Sensible Financial Goal

The Motley Fool | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
The Motley Fool

The field of positive psychology teaches us that having control over your time is one of the biggest keys to being happy. People adjust to material stuff quickly. But losing control of your time makes almost everyone miserable.

The Best (Stressed?) Four Years of Your Life

Arianna Yanes | Posted 07.12.2014 | College
Arianna Yanes

As the classroom competition and the job hunt become more competitive, a little bit of stress is inevitable and can help motivate and mobilize us. Once we take steps to remove the excess stress in our college lives, we can go on to make these years the best they can be.

The Importance Of Making Headspace

Rachel Leventhal-Weiner | Posted 07.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachel Leventhal-Weiner

When I have a small opportunity to stop, I can hardly relax. Unclenching, relaxing, relenting requires a kind of headspace I struggle to find. It's not simply untethering from responsibilities or checking items off of a list. For me, I have to relax my own expectations of myself (and others).

Spring Cleaning Your Calendar

Renee Cullinan | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Renee Cullinan

We all know the satisfaction and relief -- the sense of space -- that comes from spring cleaning our closets. Calendars are like closets. If your calendar runneth over and you don't have time to breathe, it's time for a spring cleaning.

10 Habits That Will Help You Optimize Your Time

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

Many of my executive clients work 60-plus hours a week still find a way to do things for themselves and their families. How? They do it by prioritizing.

3 Ways to Get Into the Flow State at Work

Daniel Goleman | Posted 06.22.2014 | Business
Daniel Goleman

Flow, the state where we feel in command of what we do, execute tasks effortlessly, and perform at our best, was discovered by researchers at the University of Chicago.

How I Figured Out What Really Mattered To Me In My 20s

Gielie Hoffmann | Posted 06.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Gielie Hoffmann

Whereas my teens were all about striving to achieve as much success as possible (and achieving that to a certain degree), my 20s were about becoming a whole and healthy human being. Which doesn't mean I wasn't whole in my teens or less ambitious in my 20s. I just redefined what really mattered to me. I focused my energy differently.

Planning for Summer

Gregory P. Demetriou | Posted 06.16.2014 | Small Business
Gregory P. Demetriou

Besides looking forward to taking a much needed vacation -- if you're lucky enough to schedule one this year -- you should be thinking about how your business can capitalize in what for many companies is a slow season. In fact, the following planning tools can be utilized by any business with a slow season.

Move Over Life: Breaking Bad Is On

Jeff Steinmann | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Steinmann

We humans are an ambitious bunch of people. We want to accomplish all sorts of things in our short time on earth. We want to write books, help others,...

How to Do Work: 8 Strategies to Stop Wasting Time and Get Things Done

Nate Green | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business
Nate Green

I've wasted a truly incredible amount of time in that lazy space that exists between kinda working and kinda screwing around. On the days where I'm feeling good and getting important stuff done, though, I notice I'm following most of these strategies.

Undoing My Nails: Starting the Movement to Keep Nails Naked

Dana Mark | Posted 06.11.2014 | Women
Dana Mark

The allure of the together-woman, the grown-up, was powerful. Maybe after a coat of Delicacy I'd really become that calm, mature woman I longed to be.

What to Do When Everything Feels Like an Emergency

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 06.10.2014 | Women
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

Instead of making an impact, the impact is making you. Soon enough, giving your all feels like you are putting your nose on the grindstone, and you're left feeling unappreciated, unrecognized and unfulfilled.

Accomplish Everything and More! 3 Easy Steps to Find More Time in Your Day

Diane Passage | Posted 06.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

Nobody ever really has enough time in their day. Trying to fit anything new into an already-overbooked schedule can sometimes prove to be more challen...

3 Essential Gen Y Time Management Tips

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 06.07.2014 | Business
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

Sometimes your natural strengths can keep you from having the best time investment when you transition from college to career.

My Favorite Diet (One That Will Help Your Business)

Natalie MacNeil | Posted 06.07.2014 | Women
Natalie MacNeil

I know this all might sound a little extreme, but a digital diet will increase your energy, amp up your creativity and help you center on what matters most. So, get to it! Just resist the urge to tweet about it.

6 Reasons Why Time Management is Hard

Yoav Shoham | Posted 06.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Yoav Shoham

Time is a perishable resource, and the challenges of time-management run deep. But it's important to understand these challenges in order to understand the tools needed to help us spend time on what really matters to us.

Time on the Run

Robin Korth | Posted 06.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Robin Korth

It hits us all at one time or another in quiet and not-so-quiet ways. We are getting older. Time is marching, no matter how hard we run or try for ...

10 Types of Co-Workers Who Are Late to Everything

Danny Rubin | Posted 06.02.2014 | College
Danny Rubin

Don't be the guy or girl who's perpetually late. Your reputation depends on it. Know any of these folks at work? I bet you do.

Think You Need to Be Stressed to Succeed? You're Wrong (3 Secrets to Being Different Revealed!)

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 06.02.2014 | Small Business
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

The secret no one ever told you is this: when you think you've lost... you've just discovered your place of greatest victory. Here are the three secrets to win.

5 Ways To Take Control Of Your Smartphone Obsession

Jeff Steinmann | Posted 06.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Steinmann

Technology wasn't invented for technology's sake. It was invented to make your life easier. It's supposed to help you spend more time living your life and less time sustaining it. Use it that way.

5 Ways To Overcome Your Habit Of Being Too Busy

Susie Moore | Posted 05.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

When there are many things going on, breathe, take a moment, and let your intuition decide what makes most sense. Yoga or brunch? Movie with a friend or two hours spent on your blog? We all have 24 hours in a day -- you know the best ways to spend yours.

Do You Have Too Many Meetings?

Charlie Kim | Posted 05.26.2014 | Business
Charlie Kim

Most people would answer a definitive YES to this question. In fact, dig deeper and people are often slaves to their calendar, as if it has a life...

When You're Staring Blankly at Your Computer

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

When you're staring blankly at your computer or painfully aware that you're not doing what you need to get done, it's easy to fall into some time-investment traps. You're not alone, and the key is often breaking down what you need to get done into the smallest of baby steps.

Why You Should Never Make Your Bed

Jeff Steinmann | Posted 05.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Steinmann

You can't ever get more time. Spend it wisely. As you do everything you do today, ask yourself why you are doing it.

5 Tips To Help You Make Time For Your Passion

Susie Moore | Posted 05.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

Before we are employees, parents, spouses and friends, we are individuals. Our gifts and talents, the ones we reveled in exploring as a child, are still as present as they ever were. They just lie dormant within us hoping for release. It is our obligation to make them a priority like we do our workouts, our careers and the people we love.