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Work Smarter Not Harder

Brian Hughes | Posted 10.05.2016 | Business
Brian Hughes

Image credit: PhotoDune The eight-hour work day is merely a dream for most employees today, especially when it comes to running your own business. Fo...

9 Essential Career Habits That Will Propel Your Success

R.L. Adams | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
R.L. Adams

We are all creatures of habit. Every single day, we execute a series of behaviors that take us from morning, through noon, and into night.

12 Mindless Office Habits That Are Secretly Making You Unhealthy

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living

As if long hours at the office weren't draining enough, it turns out your work life could be introducing a host of habits that take a toll on your hea...

4 Easy Ways To Be Healthier At Work

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

By Camille Noe Pagán If you spend most of your days at a desk, here's some unsettling news: That office job could be bad for your health. Research...

Compassion for All Viewpoints: When the Jain Principle of Anekantavada Meets Practice

JAINA | Posted 02.08.2014 | Religion

The Jain principle of anekantavad is about respecting the variety of perspectives in the world, but it has its roots in the interconnectedness of all beings.

5 Easy Ways of Undoing Distraction

Michael Taft | Posted 12.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Taft

Distraction dilutes brain power, frazzles the nerves and results in non-optimum outcomes. The cure is to do one thing at a time. That's it in a nutshell. Do just what you're doing, and don't do anything else.

Let's Give Millennials a Chance

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.15.2013 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

Maybe all the millennials need is time, guidance and, in some cases, a good talking-to. Maybe those who are criticizing the way millennials view things should consider taking some responsibility for creating these so-called monsters -- because chances are many of them have millennial children of their own.

17 Lifehacks To Help You Save Time And Beat Stress

Posted 07.29.2013 | Women

Here at the Huffington Post, we're on a mission to redefine success. But in our own work lives, we still struggle just as much as anyone else to unplu...

The One Thing These Crazy Successful People Do Every Morning

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living

Benjamin Franklin -- the original guru of self-control and productivity -- once said, “Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy a...

What Successful People Never Do On Weekends

Posted 10.16.2015 | OWN

By Laura Vanderkam The author of What the Most Successful People Do on the Weekend shows us how to have more get-up-and-get-ahead during the rest ...

How To Break These Bad Work Habits

Posted 02.22.2013 | Women

Lynze Wardle Lenio | The Daily Muse Bad habits are an inevitable part of office life. As I type this, my keyboard is covered in the gritty remains ...

Are Your Eyes Strained from Too Much Screen Time?

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 02.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Van Edwards

It started small. My vision was a little blurry after working on the computer for a few hours. Then, I started to get headaches in the late afternoon. A few weeks later I noticed that I was having trouble reading street signs. Sound familiar?

New Study Shows We Are Overworked and Overwhelmed

Karen Leland | Posted 07.30.2012 | Small Business
Karen Leland

Just in case your overflowing email inbox and chaotic to-do list weren't proof enough, according to a national study released earlier this month, one in three American employees are chronically overworked.

Everyday Beverage Turns Hard Workers Into Slackers, Study Suggests

Posted 03.30.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 03/28/2012 01:08 PM EDT on LiveScience What separates a hard worker from someone who doe...

Behind In Your Work? Tips For Getting Ahead

David Leibow | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Leibow

The fall semester has been underway for only a few weeks and you're already behind in your work. This was not your intention. You'd planned to hit the ground running. You were going to turn over a new leaf this semester and become the student you knew you could be.

Take Back Your Lunch, Take Back Your Life

Tony Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tony Schwartz

How crazy is it that we've gotten to a point where going out for lunch qualifies as a virtual act of rebellion?