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Forget productivity. Focus on working purposefully

When you’re trying to change the world, it can easily feel as if there isn’t enough time in the day to do all of the things you’d like to do. As a result, we look for apps, lists, and ideas on how to do more in a short amount of time. But is this the best approach?


4 career tips to guide you in the new year

A new year is right around the corner and many of us will create resolutions for our personal and professional lives. Whatever your goals are, it’s helpful to keep in mind a few tips about how careers have changed and how you can leverage the changes to find a job you love.


5 moments when you should do absolutely nothing

to do nothing

If you’re trying to move your career forward or find a new job, there is always a list of things you can do. But there are moments when you should really slow down and do nothing.


How would your work life change if your co-workers knew your salary?

In an interview with 99u, the co-founder of Buffer says the company posts everyone’s salaries and the formula for determining these salaries in an internal wiki. The impact of this level of transparency has changed how employees think about work and their compensation.