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Distracted by Technology? 3 Tips for Better Time Management

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What’s something you do every six minutes, on average, while at work? According to an analysis by HR Daily Advisor, the answer is: stop what you’re doing to check your email, instant message app, or other communication tools. While technology has increased our productivity in many ways, the downside to having so many easy-to-use tools […]

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Want More Time? Do a Time Audit

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Though we all do our best to maximize our time, occasionally, we find ourselves wishing for more hours in the day in order to increase our productivity at work and at home. And while there’s no shortage of apps and software available to help you boost productivity, you may want to consider another solution: The […]

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3 Tips for Staying Energized This Winter

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It’s that time of year again, when shorter days and colder temperatures have many of us warming up to the idea of staying in, curling up with a book, and basically hiding until spring arrives. While extra rest can be useful, enjoying the slowdown a little too much can lead to feeling downright unmotivated. If […]

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17 Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Know

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Years ago, a colleague told me, “If you’re using your mouse, you’re wasting time.” Though I wasn’t quite sold at the time, nearly a decade later, I’m fully on board. Consider how automatic typing has become for most of us. If it’s consistently a part of your daily life—even if you’re not typing all day […]

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