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Self Management

Why Self-Management Will Soon Replace Management

Josh Allan Dykstra | Posted 07.16.2014 | Business
Josh Allan Dykstra

We may think that the principles of self-management are newfangled and untested, simply because the majority of organizations we've experienced haven't used them.

The Art Of Eliminating Your To-Do List

Samantha Bennett | Posted 06.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Samantha Bennett

We know we're not going to get everything done today that we would like to get done. So rather than walking around feeling bad about all the stuff we know we're not going to get to, let's do some strategic thinking about "the list" itself.

How to Use Personal 'Airbags' to Create Space in Daily Life

Thomas Gelmi | Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Thomas Gelmi

Metaphorically speaking, our packed days and weeks are like avalanches, rolling over our heads and burying us underneath them. As in a real avalanche, the key lays in creating space. Space between the things, between the events.

Managing Multiple Bosses

Kevan Hall | Posted 03.18.2013 | Business
Kevan Hall

If your goals are not clear, why not propose your own? It's an opportunity to shape your goals and your role toward your own interests and should be based on a better understanding of your own job than anyone else has.

Learn to Trust Your Gut

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 04.07.2012 | Business
Ron Ashkenas

Most of us are programmed from an early age to defer to authority even if we don't understand or agree with the instructions. So how can you counter your conditioning and question authority? Here are some ways to start.

'Know Thyself' Is The First Step To Life Change

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 03.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jim Taylor

The first step in making meaningful changes in your life involves gaining a better understanding of yourself in essential areas that impact your life. This self-knowledge can provide you with direction as you try to maximize your efforts at change.

Train Your People -- Without Them Realizing It

Edward Muzio | Posted 01.16.2012 | Business
Edward Muzio

Whether or not your people are learning anything from what you're saying to them, rest assured, they're learning from what you're doing.

A Diabetic Athlete Shares How She Minimizes High And Low Blood Sugar

Riva Greenberg | Posted 08.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Ginger's book, "Your Diabetes Science Experiment," explains the science behind "mystery high blood sugars" and "unexpected low blood sugars" and how to minimize their occurrence.

How to Change Anything

Dorie Clark | Posted 07.04.2011 | Business
Dorie Clark

I ran across VitalSmarts -- a corporate training and research behemoth -- when I was teaching a course on social marketing at Tufts University. Their ...

Entitled Rookie Job Seekers are Not Empowered

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

I like to think the millennial age of entitlement ran amok when a sports entrepreneur invented T-Ball so every mini little leaguer could actually hit ...