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Prompt Action Needed to Test Work Incentives for Disability Insurance

Kathleen Romig | Posted 02.12.2016 | Politics
Kathleen Romig

Last year's budget deal renews the Social Security Administration's (SSA) authority to conduct demonstration projects to encourage work among Disabili...

The Critical Ingredient to Success in Your Career, Relationships, and Your Life

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 02.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

While you may meet some new friends in the process of building your support community, many of the people who are qualified to be a part of it are already in your life. Think about who they might be, and then take the first step to let them know how much you value your connection with them and how much you want to deepen it.

12 Ways To Be More Productive That Actually Work

Sofia Katsali | Posted 02.11.2016 | Business
Sofia Katsali

"I'm busy" is probably the second most popular phrase I hear from pretty much everyone around me. I've learned not to believe every person who tells me that. I am not necessarily calling them liars. It's just that most people seem to be oblivious of the differences between "busy" and "productive".

How to Use Dating Rules in Business

Jen Glantz | Posted 02.10.2016 | Women
Jen Glantz

Starting a business is the opposite of dating. Every rule they teach you in dating you can not do when running a business, or else you'll find yourself out a couple thousand dollars and sitting in a pile of useless business cards for a company that's as extinct as the dinosaurs.

Don't Make the Same Mistake Once

Brian de Haaff | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

It's incredible to consider the number of companies that have adopted the fail-fast philosophy. But this is not just a bad idea; it's actually a dangerous one. Failing fast hurts individuals and the companies they work for.

Relieving the Pressure of Productivity

Jack Vawdrey | Posted 02.09.2016 | Religion
Jack Vawdrey

There is a crushing emphasis in today's world on being productive. It's like having a preacher in your head telling you all the time that leisure is laziness and recreation is borderline sin. At least that's how it is for me sometimes.

Eight Unique Ways To Work Smarter

Quora | Posted 02.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions...

It's Not Beyond Your Pay Grade

Brian de Haaff | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

Saying "It's beyond my pay grade" is almost always a self-imposed -- and self-limiting -- statement. And while it is often used to avoid a request or duck out of hard work, it always hurts you in the end even if you think you are suggesting that someone higher up in the organization should handle the request.

How to Stress Less and Achieve More

Maria Stenvinkel | Posted 02.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Maria Stenvinkel

If you want to break this vicious cycle, these tips will help you to stress less and achieve more.

The Secret to Getting Started!

Susie Moore | Posted 02.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

Let's not over-complicate, over-discuss this too much. People spend years thinking and planning and talking but rarely doing.

3 Unlikely Secrets to Being More Productive and Successful

Sonima.com | Posted 02.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonima.com

Your phone is blowing up from calls, emails, and texts. Your growing to-do list on your desk is equally vying for your attention. You don't know where to focus and can't seem to get a single task done without interruptions. If this sounds like a typical day at the office, you're not alone.

Love, Doubt, and Guilt Dance on the Head of a Pin

Amanda Magee | Posted 02.04.2016 | Parents
Amanda Magee

"Do you even know what I wore to bed last night?' The question made contact like a right hook. Finley and I were waiting for the bus in a driving rai...

Why Feeling Ambivalent About Your Co-Workers Is a Good Thing

Science of Us | Posted 02.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

By Abraham Riesman and Melissa Dahl There are the people you love. There are the people you hate. And then there are the people you're just not su...

Is San Francisco Giants CEO, Larry Baer, in Right Work?

Leni Miller | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Leni Miller

IS LARRY BAER, SF GIANTS, IN 'RIGHT WORK'? San Francisco Giants President & CEO! Why is it that a very special few boys and girls really do wind ...

Hey Quarter-Life Crisis, Go F*ck Yourself!

Hannah Cranston | Posted 02.02.2016 | Women
Hannah Cranston

No, I am not going to know my purpose in life before 30 and I'm not going to quit my job to figure it out.

Can We Be Mindful At Work Without Meditating?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 02.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

Mindfulness-at-work is not about meditating at work so much as work as meditation. It does not require finding more lovable work (or co-workers) but instead rediscovering joy in the work (and co-workers) we have.

6 Tips for Fun and Success: Notes From the Real World

Adam Sulkowski | Posted 02.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Adam Sulkowski

I'm proud to call Greg my former student. At a recent meet-up we realized that, whatever we do, six maxims exist for generating and enjoying good outc...

5 Important Leadership Lessons From Kim Jong Un

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Tempers are flaring yet again on the Korean peninsula after two South Korean soldiers were seriously injured recently by land mines that North Korea r...

11 Signs You Have the Grit You Need to Succeed

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.31.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Grit is as rare as it is important. The good news is any of us can get grittier with a little extra focus and effort.

Chasing a Dream? 4 Reasons You Better Run in Work Boots

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

In 2014, I released an indie book, "Purple People Leader." While the message (leading without bias) is hugely important to me, I actually published...

Personal Branding and How to Be Your Own Business

Erin McElroy | Posted 01.31.2016 | Business
Erin McElroy

I am starting my own company. I have started my own company. I'm an entrepreneur, solopreneur, enterprising woman, business owner, founder...there are several things you could call me. How about this: I am my own company.

5 Ways to Flourish at Work

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 01.29.2016 | Business
Michelle McQuaid

When it comes to your experience of work and life lately, would you describe yourself as flourishing, just functioning or maybe even flailing? Take a moment and think about it.

Why Taking Extended Maternity Leave Makes Finding a New Job Easier

Reem Kassis | Posted 01.29.2016 | Parents
Reem Kassis

After two years on maternity leave, I now know what steep learning curve really means. And in case you're a man reading this, no, maternity leave is not a vacation like business school.

You Can Finally Listen To Rihanna's New Single 'Work,' Featuring Drake

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 01.27.2016 | Entertainment

Everyone put down your picket signs and stop writing angry letters that Rihanna will never read, because her new single is finally here ... and she br...

Why You Are Richer Than You Think

Susie Moore | Posted 01.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

The way to recognize your true wealth is to acknowledge the special things in your life right now -- particularly the things that money cannot purchase. Think of how much everything you have would mean to somebody else who dreams of it -- love, friendship, health, family -- the list is endless.