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How to Find the Perfect Soundtrack for Maximum Productivity personal Personal Music that works for you Jill Krasny From the Editor's Desk
Apr 08

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How to Find the Perfect Soundtrack for Maximum Productivity

Time to crank up the speakers and stop working in silence. There’s evidence to support that certain types of music can give your brain a boost, helping you stay focused.GO TO ARTICLE
The Power of Choosing Happiness at Work personal Personal Control your mental state at work Dorie Clark From the Editor's Desk
Feb 19

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Control your mental state at work

The Power of Choosing Happiness at Work

It turns out that happiness makes a big difference in our success at work. According to an article by Dorie Clark published on Inc.com, research has found that a positive attitude... MORE
Learn the Mindset Behind Great Wealth personal Personal Beliefs form habits William R. Patterson From the Editor's Desk
Feb 05

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Beliefs form habits

Learn the Mindset Behind Great Wealth

Among the many books on the topic of building wealth, there is a certain school of thought that attempts to analyze what is different about the habits of high... MORE
Does Your Partner Help or Hinder your Career Success? personal Personal The power of a caring spouse Ellen Seidman From the Editor's Desk
Jan 23

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The power of a caring spouse

Does Your Partner Help or Hinder your Career Success?

How important is your partner’s support in helping you achieve you career goals? Gail Saltz MD says that “people who have a conscientious spouse are more likely to have... MORE
Is Commuting Making you Miserable? personal Personal Driving is a hidden stressor From the Editor's Desk
Jan 22

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Driving is a hidden stressor

Is Commuting Making you Miserable?

Millions of commuters struggle with the hassles and little miseries of driving to work every day. In her article “For a Happier Life, Rethink Your Commute” on Inc.com, Jessica... MORE
Improve your Brainpower: Read the Old-Fashioned Way personal Personal "Read Like It's 1989" Jessica Stillman From the Editor's Desk
Jan 22

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"Read Like It's 1989"

Improve your Brainpower: Read the Old-Fashioned Way

We all know that reading feeds our brains with new information, but experts say that only reading “the right” way actually works to boost your brain functioning. Jessica Stillman of Inc.com reports on a fascinating article in... MORE
How to Change or Build your Career personal Personal Derek Sivers From the Editor's Desk
Jan 20

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How to Change or Build your Career

I get emails from many people wanting to change or build their career. I always recommend the best book on the subject: “So Good They Can’t Ignore You” by... MORE
Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset personal Personal A crucial shift in perspective Derek Sivers From the Editor's Desk
Jan 20

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A crucial shift in perspective

Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset

One of the most important concepts I’ve learned is the difference between the “fixed” mindset and the “growth” mindset. It’s a little bit like “nature vs nurture”: People in... MORE
How to Look, Act, and Sound Confident in Business personal Personal It'll make you feel powerful too Kara Ronin From the Editor's Desk
Jan 15

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It'll make you feel powerful too

How to Look, Act, and Sound Confident in Business

If you’re an ambitious entrepreneur, then you’ve undoubtedly read articles to learn about personal branding, how to be more likeable and charismatic — even top leadership skills. It’s true,... MORE