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3 Bad Habits That Are Destroying Your Productivity

Some days, we just don't work efficiently. We spend a little too much time on Facebook and Instagram, click into our email a few too many times, and get absolutely nothing done. But this lack of productivity might not have anything to do with your attention span -- it might be the result of the … Continue reading 3 Bad Habits That Are Destroying Your Productivity

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Cheers to Productivity! How Drinking Alcohol Boosts Creativity and Focus

In decades past, cracking open a cold one or sipping on a pour of scotch weren't just okay at work -- it was downright expected! In the Mad Men era of the 1950s and 1960s, every office had a bar and every member of a company's staff could indulge in a drink or two while … Continue reading Cheers to Productivity! How Drinking Alcohol Boosts Creativity and Focus

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6 Productivity Apps You Need to Download Right Now

Think you shouldn't spend any time on your phone if you're trying to stay focused and get things done. Yet sometimes, your smartphone holds the key to productivity. Productivity apps offer a burst of motivation, renewed focus, and inspired thinking. Whether designed to increase efficiency or make switching between tasks effortless, smartphone apps can keep … Continue reading 6 Productivity Apps You Need to Download Right Now

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Favorite Fidget Friday: The Original Fidget Cube

When you think of fidgeting, you likely think immediately of the fidget spinner. The fidget spinner may have been what captured the world's attention during all of 2017, but it certainly isn't the only fidget "toy" available. While fidget spinners have a great value -- they're engaging, the perfect amount of low-level distraction the brain … Continue reading Favorite Fidget Friday: The Original Fidget Cube

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How to Fight Distraction When Working From Home

Working from home is everyone's dream. Instead of suffering through a morning commute, sitting at an assigned desk, wearing "business attire" to appear professional, and counting down the minutes until it's time to head home, you can roll out of bed and plop yourself down anywhere you'd like to work. Even more appealing? Coffee, snacks, … Continue reading How to Fight Distraction When Working From Home